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This Island Earth
Sunday September 23rd, 2018 with Neil Bakshi

Deben Bhattacharya (1921–2001) was a field recordist, poet, filmmaker, musicologist and amateur ethnomusicologist, based in Calcutta and Paris. Highly influential, he produced a vast number of LPs, CDs, videos and radio shows of traditional music from India, Asia, Africa, the Middle East, and Europe from 1953 until his death in 2001. We'll listen some of the music he recorded during his distinguished career.
I Was in the World, Was the World in Me
Richard Reed Parry - Quiet River of Dust Volume One Canadian New
King Solomon's Marbles
Vijay Iyer - Day of the Dead (Grateful Dead Tribute Album) New
Franklin’s Tower
Orchestra Baobab - Day of the Dead (Grateful Dead Tribute Album) New
Atomic Bomb
William Onyeabor - Atomic Bomb
Green Africa
Mulatu Astatke - Mulatu Steps Ahead
Lotus Flower
The Souljazz Orchestra - Rising Sun New
Crockett Theme
Bacao Rhythm & Steel Band - The Serpent's Mouth New
Mayaya (Pt. 1 & 2)
Stella Chiweshe - Kasahwa: Early Singles New
Say What's on Your Mind
Afrikan Boy - Peppeh Sounds, Vol. 1 New
Let Freedom Reign
Count Ossie and The Mystic Revelation - Tales Of Mozambique
A listen some of the field recordings of Deben Bhattacharya up next.
Jayamangala Astagatha
Deben Bhattacharya - India: Religious Chants
Morning in the Desert
Uzbek National Orchestra of Folk Music - The Music of Uzbekistan (Field Recordings by Deben Bhattacharya 1970)
A. Soky Nomay Bayat (Male Choir) - B. Ufary Bayat (Male Choir)
Tashkent Radio Ensemble - The Music of Uzbekistan (Field Recordings by Deben Bhattacharya 1970)
Ya Ribbon Alam
Deben Bhattacharya - In Israel Today, Volume 2: Music Of The Jews from Morocco
Reading Of The Sacred Texts By The Lamas Of The Main Tibetan In Dharamshala
Deben Bhattacharya - Music Of Tibet
In Praise Of Guru Nanak
Deben Bhattacharya - Religions Of India
Deben Bhattacharya - Folk Songs And Dances Of North India
Rumanian Melodies
Deben Bhattacharya - Music of Hungary
Cimbalaom & Clarinet
Deben Bhattacharya - Zingari-Route of the Gypsies
Gitans Pélerinage Aux Saintes-Maries-de-la-Mer
Deben Bhattacharya - Gitans Pélerinage Aux Saintes-Maries-de-la-Mer
Al Sourah
Mohammed Wardi - Two Niles to Sing a Melody: The Violins & Synths of Sudan New
Os Ritmistas - Daora: Underground Sounds Of Urban Brasil, Hip-Hop Beats, Afro & Dub
Novalima - Ch’usay New
1969 Organ
Adrian Younge - Linear Labs: Los Angeles
Love The Way
Andrew Ashong - s.t.
Interactive CKCU
Rob B.
Didn’t know about that Dead tribute. The Orchestra baobab bit is awesome!

1:47 PM, September 23rd, 2018
Yeah, Baobab... Looking forward to the Count Ossie too. "Music to restore your power"??

1:56 PM, September 23rd, 2018
Neil Bakshi (host)
No power at home, came in early to half-organize the show on my phone. so far, so good...

2:32 PM, September 23rd, 2018
The Deben Bhattacharya segment, still ongoing me-thinks, is REALLY INTERESTING! Thank you.

3:12 PM, September 23rd, 2018