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This Island Earth
Sunday August 26th, 2012 with Alnoor Allidina
The Return of Summer

Three hours of world music on a sunny Sunday afternoon. Tune in near 1pm for a short world-oriented preview of the Ottawa Folk Festival. The rest of the show will include new releases by Antibalas, Debo Band, and other summertime favourites.
We begin with a few of the artists appearing at the 2012 edition of the Ottawa Folk Festival.

The festival runs from September 6 - September 10 at Hog's Back Park. Find out more here: http://ottawafolk.com/
Nell's Song
The Once - The Once - Borealis Canadian
Maid on the Shore
The Once - The Once - Borealis Canadian
Kammou Taliat (You, My Beloved)
Bombino - Agadez - Cumbancha
Tar Hani (My Love)
Bombino - Agadez - Cumbancha
Raqs al Jamal
Haram - Her Eyes Illuminate - Songlines Canadian New
Laktob Aourak al Chagar
Haram - Her Eyes Illuminate - Songlines Canadian New
And onwards...
Ghir Khoudouni
Club D'Elf - Electric Moroccoland/So Below - Independent
Safir Hilet
Asmara All Stars - Eritrea's Got Soul - Out Here
Fhemsela
Asmara All Stars - Eritrea's Got Soul - Out Here
Boston's Debo Band released their first full length album last month, on Sub Pop no less.

http://deboband.com/
Akale Wube
Debo Band - Debo Band - Next Ambiance/Sub Pop New
DC Flower
Debo Band - Debo Band - Next Ambiance/Sub Pop New
Bright Whites
Kishi Bashi - 151a - Joyful Noise
It All Began With a Burst
Kishi Bashi - 151a - Joyful Noise
Matia San Kai Ta Dika Sou
Kristi Stassinopoulou - Greekadelia - Riverboat
Barlande (Seguiriya)
Pedro Soler & Gaspar Claus - Barlande - InFiné
Cartao Postal
The Souljazz Orchestra - Solidarity - Strut Canadian New
Te Llevo
Roberto Lopez Project - Soy Panamericano - Curura Canadian
Me Gusta El So
Fania All-Starts - Live At The Red Garter Vol. 1 - Fania
Maltrato
Freddy Y Sus Afro Latinos - Panama! - Latin, Calypso And Funk On The Isthmus 1965-75 - Soundway
Viva Cubop 1
Bobby Matos - Philadelphia - Ubiquity
Bitim Rew
Youssou N'Dour & Le Super Etoile De Dakar - Immigrés - Earthworks
5 years since their last album, Antibalas has stayed true to form and released a smokin' set of Afrobeat.

http://www.antibalas.com/
Ìbéjì
Antibalas - Antibalas - Daptone New
Sáré Kon Kon
Antibalas - Antibalas - Daptone New
Raksasa x-cess
Giri Kedaton - Projet Bali X - espace émergence
Tina Jandela (From the Window)
Evergreen Club - Sunda Song - Naxos Canadian
Arang Arang
Evergreen Club - Sunda Song - Naxos Canadian
Nang Ning Nong
Gamelan Madu Sari - Hive - Songlines
Interactive CKCU
Alnoor Allidina (host)
Hot music for a hot and sunny afternoon.

1:17 PM, August 26th, 2012
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