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This Island Earth

This Island Earth
Sunday November 18th, 2012 with Alnoor Allidina
Gilberto Gil and more

Alnoor Allidina presents for the first time since Funding Drive ended. Prepare for some longer tracks, as well as a feature on Brazilian legend Gilberto Gil, who plays Ottawa next Tuesday. Thanks again to all who donated to the program and to the station!
007 (James Bond Theme)
Fanfare Ciocarlia - Gili Garabdi
Fusch Tantz
Petr Cancura - People Music Canadian
Fun Faria
Zoobazar - Uno
Pera Palas
Zoobazar - Uno
Deux bâtons
Lo' Jo - Cinéma El Mundo
Beautiful tango
Hindi Zahra - Handmade
Women of '72
Sinn Sisamouth - Cambodian Rocks 2
Monkey Dancing Monkey
Pan Ron - Cambodian Rocks 2
No Need to be Ashamed
Pan Ron - Cambodian Rocks 3
The Souljazz Orchestra - Solidarity Canadian
Tucheze Sambale
Maroon Commandos - The Best of Maroon Commandos
Tangu I Fueni
Staff Benda Bilili - Bouger Le Monde!
In hour 2, we focus on Gilberto Gil starting with a few cuts from 1968. We then move into his work spanning the last couple of decades -- diverse & immensely catchy stuff. The lyrics are probably even good,

Gil plays live in Ottawa this Tuesday. Get more info here:
Caetano Veloso - Caetano Veloso (Tropicalia)
Caetano Veloso - Caetano Veloso (Tropicalia)
Miserere Nobis
Gilberto Gil - Tropicália ou Panis et Circenses
Parque Industrial
Gilberto Gil - Tropicália ou Panis et Circenses
Baião da Penha
Gilberto Gil - As Canções de Eu, Tu, Eles
Dança da Moda
Gilberto Gil - Fé na Festa
A Volta da Asa Branca
Gilberto Gil - As Canções de Eu, Tu, Eles
Cada Macaco no Seu Galho
Gilberto Gil and Caetano Veloso - Tropicália 2
Eu Te Dei Meu Ane
Gilberto Gil - O Sol De Oslo
Gilberto Gil - Gil Luminoso
Chuckberry Fields Forever
Gilberto Gil - Eletrácustico
Tata Engenho Novo
Gilberto Gil - O Sol De Oslo
We begin the final hour with some Boolywood film music, a style that shares the same "kitchen sink attitude" as Tropicalia.
Jan Pahechan Ho
Van Shipley - Bollywood Steel Guitar
O Haseena
Kazi Aniruddha - Bollywood Steel Guitar
Rote Huye Aate Hain Sab
Sunil Ganguly - Bollywood Steel Guitar
Reyes De La Terapia
Ondatrópica - Soundway Label Sampler 2012
Erik Truffaz - Benares
Ilhan Ersahin - Istanbul Sessions with Erik Truffaz
Crimson Waves
Malcolm Braff - Inside
Malcolm Braff - Inside
Interactive CKCU
Hi Alnoor, Good music

1:33 PM, November 18th, 2012
Alnoor Allidina (host)
Thanks Vincent! Glad you are enjoying it.

1:38 PM, November 18th, 2012
I haven't heard Cambodian Rock for awhile

1:52 PM, November 18th, 2012
Staff Benda Bilili ... great live sound! Just looked them up -- 4 are actually wheelchair bound -- more power. Looking forward to Gilberto Gil set. Wish I could make the show ...

2:02 PM, November 18th, 2012
OH, and congrats on the DRIVE! Not just this show, but overall too. Awesome! PeterB (repeat offender and co-host slut)

2:06 PM, November 18th, 2012
Alnoor Allidina (host)
That Staff Benda Bilili stuff sure was cool and what a story -- will play more of that in the future. Glad you're enjoying the show Peter. Thanks for your support!

2:08 PM, November 18th, 2012
Alnoor Allidina (host)
I can't make the Gilberto Gil show either -- choir practice. Oh well, this can be our substitute.

2:09 PM, November 18th, 2012
Erik Truffaz? Bollywood?? OK, I'll stay tuned on how you grind the gears on that one. ;^)

2:55 PM, November 18th, 2012
Alnoor Allidina (host)
Gilberto Gil + tabla is the pivot...

2:58 PM, November 18th, 2012
Cool :)

3:00 PM, November 18th, 2012
thanks for all the gilberto gil, tots ready for tuesday now!!

5:45 PM, November 18th, 2012
Alnoor Allidina (host)
No problem! Hope you enjoyed the concert last night.

10:15 AM, November 21st, 2012
regards from Mexico!!very good music!!!keep on!!

6:25 PM, November 24th, 2012
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