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This Island Earth

This Island Earth
Sunday September 9th, 2018 with Manmohan Panesar
Fantastic New Releases Hot off the Press

Welcome to THIS ISLAND EARTH, CKCU's ''world music'' program, broadcast every Sunday afternoon from 1 to 4 p.m. EST. Stay with us this afternoon (Sunday 1-4pm) at CKCU 93.1 FM in the greater Ottawa area or at ckcufm.com from anywhere around the world. This afternoon expect to hear from many great new releases and some older ones as well. Stay tuned to loads of music from the Middle East and South Asia as well as visits to Europe, Latin America and Africa. Keep it locked here at CKCU, the Mighty 93.1 FM.
We start with a new release featuring improvisational music featuring saxophone and electronica. The result is a somewhat psychedelic nebula of sound with some worldly and otherwordly flavours.
High Szun
Szun Waves - New Hymn to Freedom New
Moving to the Middle East we start with a couple of stellar brand new releases of Iranian classical music. The an Arab-Andalusian piece and ending the set with a wonderful Kurdish vocalist. Simply outstanding!
Life
Mehdi Rostami & Adib Rostami - Melodic Circles: Urban Classical Music from Iran New
Mystic Dance
Mehdi Rostami & Adib Rostami - Melodic Circles: Urban Classical Music from Iran New
Tchéhreyé Djân
Shadi Fathi & Bijan Chemirani - Delâshena New
Tu imagen Vino a Mí
Salim Fergani - Al Mutamid de Sevilla 1039-1095 New
Bilbilo
Mizgin - Lorin New
Now on to South Asia with some sublime new releases, plus one older gem.
Edge of Time
Susso Seki Singh - Orange Sunshine New
Maya’s Dream (Kalavati) [feat. Carola Ortiz]
Anandi Bhattacharya - Joys Abound New
Jai Ganesh
Anandi Bhattacharya - Joys Abound New
Jog
Harpreet Bansal - Samaya New
Munadjaat
Nusrat Fateh Ali Khan - En Concert a Paris
Now we make our way to the Caribbean and Latin America before ending up in Southern and then Western Africa.
Moso moso
Moonlight Benjamin - Siltane New
Port-au-Prince
Moonlight Benjamin - Siltane New
Taka taka ta
Irakere - Grupo Irakere
El Coco
Irakere - El Coco
El Camotal (The Yam Field)
Grupo Mono Blanco - iFandango! Sones Jarochos from Veracruz New
Mayaya (Pt. 1 & 2)
Stella Chiweshe - Kasahwa: Early Singles New
Cameleon
Les Tambours de Brazza - Kongo New
Now on to the continent of Europe...
Oceania
Oi Dipnoi - Pontos New
Kje So Tiste Stezice
Katalena - Človek Ni Zver New
Oj Hore, Hore
Maniucha Bikont & Ksawery Wojcinski - Oj Borom, Borom New
Hasápiko
Sokratis Sinopoulos - Under the Rose Tree. Tunes from the Greek Musical Traditions New
Njia Yangu / Njia Jig
Vingefang - Tidens Ekko New
Sateen Tango
Svang - Svang Plays Tango New
Freylekhs Tumbao
David Buchbinder - Odessa/Havana Canadian
Interactive CKCU
Manmohan Panesar (host)
Welcome to TIE! Any Earthlings out there listening?? Hit us up here with any questions or feedback of any kind.

1:07 PM, September 9th, 2018
PB
Lovely start to the program Manmohan. Looking forward to "hanging out" while listening in. Literally! It's a perfect day for putting laundry on the line to dry, as I am about to do... ;^)

1:36 PM, September 9th, 2018
Manmohan Panesar (host)
Excellent, PB! Stay tuned for many more sonic gems coming up.

1:42 PM, September 9th, 2018