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This Island Earth

This Island Earth
Sunday April 26th, 2015 with Neil Bakshi

For 20 years the Festival Les Suds, à Arles has brought together musicians that come from lands that share the Mediterranean region. To start the show, we'll listen to music from some of the musicians featured at this year's festival. If you find yourself in the South of France in July, make sure to take in some of these great concerts. Let us know how it was!
Las manillas del reloj (Tangos)
Rocío Márquez - Claridad
Clejani Love Song
Taraf de Haïdouks - Of Lovers, Gamblers & Parachute Skirts New
De Mashreq à Maghreb (feat. Mehdi Nassouli)
Titi Robin - Taziri New
Greek Suite II: Nanourisma
Charles Lloyd & Maria Farantouri - Athens Concert
Birds Requiem
Dhafer Youssef - Ascetic Journey New
The Collection
Lena Chamamyan - Lamma Bada Yatathana
Madrugada Sem Sono
Gisela João - s/t
Blandine
Zanmari Baré - Mayok flér New
Ndiri Ndanogio Niwe (Batida 1977 Remix)
Mbiri Young Stars - Soundway Remixed
This week Konono No 1 founder Mingiedi Mawangu died, aged 85. He invented the electric likembe that defined the band's sound. Have a listen.
Ditshe Tshiekutala
Orchestre Tout Puissant Likembe Konono No 1 De Mingiedi - Lubuaku
Lufuala Ndonga
Konono No.1 - Konono No.1
Djamilla's Secret
Donso - African All Stars (Best Indie & Alternative African Recordings from 1970 to 2015) New
Uwa the Peacock
Ibibio Sound Machine - African All Stars (Best Indie & Alternative African Recordings from 1970 to 2015) New
Avertissement
Fouma System - African All Stars (Best Indie & Alternative African Recordings from 1970 to 2015) New
Gevaar Ingozi
Cape town Effects - African All Stars (Best Indie & Alternative African Recordings from 1970 to 2015) New
Magret Aloor
Owiny Sigoma Band - African All Stars (Best Indie & Alternative African Recordings from 1970 to 2015) New
Sunny Sky
Afrobeat Makers - African All Stars (Best Indie & Alternative African Recordings from 1970 to 2015) New
Melody of Kashmir in Contemporary Music
Rahul Sharma - Music of the Himalayas
Tamadiara
Rail Band - Moko Diolo
Moko Diolo
Rail Band - Moko Diolo
Nanthan
Rail Band - Nanthan
Nabayé Tabayé
Rail Band - Nanthan
Sinsimba
Rail Band - Orchestre du Buffet Hôtel de la Gare de Bamako
Interactive CKCU
PeterB
Just joining in now... Sorry to hear about Mingiedi Mawangu. Konono 1 were a TOTAL BLAST when they were here for Blues Fest many years back.

3:04 PM, April 26th, 2015