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This Island Earth: Recent playlists

Date Host Highlight On Demand
Jul. 5 Rob Bitschofsky Mostly new releases, along with a look back at the charming 70s/​80s no-wave worldbeat of French musician Lizzy Mercier Descloux.
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Jun. 28 Neil Bakshi
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Jun. 21 Neil Bakshi Music of Black Joy, some dub, and a dip into a few Brazillian classics. Neil hosts
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Jun. 14 PeterB (live-ish from 'Studio X') Janis. Contemplative listening. Abdullah Ibrahim. Beats.
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Jun. 7 Rob Bitschofsky Some new releases, some new old (or is it old new?) minimalism from Glass and Reich, some dubby electronic sounds. Some groovy jazz. You know; the usual!
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May. 31 DesTrois Globetrotters wearing clodhoppers
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May. 24 PeterB Ground-breaking world fusions. Middle-Eastern experimental. Afro-futurism. Jah Wobble. What could possibly go wrong?!
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May. 17 Neil Bakshi This week, South African jazz, Rajasthani folk music recorded on analog tape in the musician's homes, and a listen to a new reissue from Analog Africa - Legends Of Benin.
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May. 10 Rob Bitschofsky Some new releases, some Malcolm McLaren, some Peter Murphy, some good ol' German prog and an amazing, shambolic (and Canadian!) performance of In C.
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May. 3 Neil Bakshi Three hours with the Nigerian great Tony Allen
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Apr. 26 PeterB LIVE-ish, from home 'Studio X'!! A sandwich of new stuff, calming and contemplative minimalism, and big beats. Music for chill and hunker, from all over the pan-galactic musical map.
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