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This Island Earth
Sunday November 8th, 2020 with PeterB, Neil, Manmohan, Rob
FUNDING DRIVE Episode #3!!

It is CKCU's annual funding drive. The Drive officially ends TODAY! DO NOT HESITATE. Go to, NOW. We feature lots of music from east to west and pole to pole. How we like it! But a lot more yacking and begging than usual today. And, please hit us up on the Interactive Thingy (over there ==>). We'd love to hear from you!! Let us know you have donated.
Slither (Theme)
Anoushka Shankar and Karsh Kale - Breathing Under Water - Manhattan Records, 2007
Starting off mellow-ish, before we wend our way to sonic mayhem… (Thanks Rob!)
Ali Farka Touré - Niafunké - Hannibal, 1999
Idris Ackamoor and the Pyramids - An Angel Fell - Strut, 2018
’Til The Freedom Comes Home
Shabaka and the Ancestors - We Are Sent Here By History - Impulse, 2020
A Love Supreme
Alice Coltrane - World Galaxy
Journey In Satchidananda [live]
Sarathy Korwar & Upaj Collective / Alice Coltrane (comp.) - My East Is Your West - Gearbox Records, 2018
Worlds Collide (live 2007)
Rakestar Arkestra w. Gamelan Semara Winagun & Akpokli - Internet single ( - Independent ( Canadian
BIG BEATS, planet hoping, and a story about flying teacups. (Thanks Manmohan!)
Three Continents
Jimi Tenor and Tony Allen - Inspiration Information 4 - Strut, 2009
Ginger Baker & Tony Allen Drum Solo (Live At The Berlin Jazz Festival - 1978) [bonus track]
Fela Ransome Kuti and The Africa '70 with Ginger Baker - Live! With Ginger Baker - Signpost Records 1971 / Knitting Factory Records 2010
Optikus [live]
KTU (Kimmo Pohjonen, Samuli Kosminen, Pat Mastelotto, Trey Gunn) - 8-Armed Monkey - Rockadillo, 2005
Invisible System [producer Dan Harper] - Bamako Sessions - World Music Network, 2018
The Legend of Ondar the Groovin' Tuvan
Kongar-ol Ondar - Echoes of Tuva - TuvaMuch Records, 2014
Over The Rainbow
Israel "Iz" Kamakawiwoʻole - Single on YouTube (extract from Facing Future) - Big Boy Records, 1993
Getting political, because WE CAN! And dubby and beatsy. Somehow they make a nice radio salad! (Thanks Neil!)
I want you to panic' 16-year-old issues climate warning at Davos
Greta Thunberg - Davos speech - YouTube, 2019
Youthquake pt 1 - Greta Speaks
Asian Dub Foundation - Access Denied - X-Ray Production, 2020 New
New Alignment
Asian Dub Foundation - Access Denied - X-Ray Production, 2020 New
Satta Dread Dub
King Tubby - Hometown Hi-Fi (Dubplate Specials 1975-1979)
Dubbing with the Observer
King Tubby - Observer All Stars* And King Tubby
Elephant Hangover [pre-release]
Sarathy Korwar & Upaj Collective - Night Dreamer Direct-to-Disc Sessions - Night Dreamer,,2020 New
Habibi Bop
Hasidic New Wave - Psycho-Semitic - Knitting Factory,1998
En Shakawt Al Hawa [If You Complain About Love]
Gordon Grdina's Haram - Her Eyes Illuminate - Songlines Recordings, 2012
Omar Souleyman - Wenu Wenu - Ribbon Music, 2013
El Bawaba
Eek! & Islam Chipsy - Kahraba - Nashazphone, 2015
Hokkai Bon Uta
Jah Wobble & The Nippon Dub Ensemble - Japanese Dub - Hertz Records, 2010
Ibibio Sound Machine - Eyio - Merge Records, 2018
THANKS for YOUR support!
Afro Celt Sound System - Volume 2: Release - Real World Records, 1999
Interactive CKCU
Always great to hear some King Tubby, looking forward to hearing this later today. You have my support & donation made.

12:38 PM, November 8th, 2020
Jas Nasty
Hey Peter B, and Manmohan, thank you so much for your donations to Heavy Friends :) Ready for my sunday soundtrack :)

1:05 PM, November 8th, 2020
PeterB (host)
WELCOME ALL EARTHLINGS! Enjoy the tunes, as always. AND PLEASE tap and donate ( Do it NOW! If you already have, a huge THANK YOU from the bottoms of our hearts.

1:10 PM, November 8th, 2020
PeterB (host)
Thanks Wally and Nasty! Always great to hear from y'all. Dig the tunes!!

1:16 PM, November 8th, 2020
David Dalle (host)
Really like the violin in this piece.

1:19 PM, November 8th, 2020
PeterB (host)
OH! and community radio's freedom to say things out loud. It is SOOOO important in these times! Do it NOW!

1:20 PM, November 8th, 2020
PeterB (host)
David, you are probably typing about Idris Ackamoor and the Pyramids. Yup, Sandra Poindexter's violin work is very soulful...

1:27 PM, November 8th, 2020
PeterB (host)
DAMN! That dueling drum solo from Ginger Baker & Tony Allen is INSANE! Tap and donate RIGHT NOW fellow Earthlings!! (

2:33 PM, November 8th, 2020
Dave Aardvark (host)
Go Peter, Go Peter, Go Peter.... :D

2:50 PM, November 8th, 2020
Manmohan Panesar (host)
As always eclectic and groovy. Great soundtrack for doing report cards! Click and CONTRIBUTE everyone!

3:08 PM, November 8th, 2020
Jas Nasty
Whoaa Peter this Greta dub!!!!!!

3:09 PM, November 8th, 2020
Uncle Sven
I doubt Greta Thunberg authorized this awful song.

3:11 PM, November 8th, 2020
Jas Nasty
If I paid a dollar every time I learned about cool new to me music on this show.... wait, I can... and will... :) You can too listeners!

3:12 PM, November 8th, 2020
PeterB (host)
COMMUNITY RADIO IS IMPORTANT!! Especially in these messed up times. We can speak our minds here. And let the listeners decide. RIGHT NOW! Our tiny planet in the middle of nowhere thanks Greta Thunberg. Sayin....

3:15 PM, November 8th, 2020
PeterB (host)
Big ups Dave aA, Man' and Jas !

3:20 PM, November 8th, 2020
PeterB (host)
Sven, while we did not go get copyrights or whatever, do think it is in the spirit of community, and action, now. Your musical taste is of course up to you. But, the message is clear.

3:23 PM, November 8th, 2020
Heavy Ben
Dub time! Great show today - nice to hear from all the hosts. Diverse sets that accompanied two hours of cooking this aft. Now time to get outside and enjoy this summer-like November day...

3:24 PM, November 8th, 2020
PeterB (host)
Back Heavy Ben! And thanks for making us some dinner! We will be right over... Or ye and yers to our place ... grill will be on, either way. Yeah, COMMUNITY is important q;^)

3:47 PM, November 8th, 2020
PeterB (host)
THANK YOU EVERYONE for your support!!

3:59 PM, November 8th, 2020