Global Beat 05/28/08

Pitched in for Doug Cain today at KFAI on the weekly Global Beat show, taking in everything from classic reggae to new music from Al Green. Stream here (available for two weeks), playlist after the break.

Horace Andy – Do You Love My Music
album: In The Light; label: Blood & Fire

The Action 13 – More Bread To The People
album: Nigeria Rock Special; label: Soundway

Maria Rita – Casa De Noca
album: Samba Meu; label: Warner Latina

Orchestra Baobab – Ndeleng Ndeleng
album: Made In Dakar; label: Nonesuch

Cornel Campbell – The Sun
album: Natty Dread Anthology; label: Trojan

Lobi Traore – Deni Kelen Be Koko
album: Lobi Traore Group; label: Honest Jons

Hypnotic Brass Ensemble – War
album: 10″; label: self released

Quantic Soul Orchestra – Regi Bugalu
album: Tropidelico; label: Tru Thoughts

Spanky Wilson & The Quantic Soul Orchestra – I’m Thankful
album: I’m Thankful; label: Tru Thoughts

Bassekou Kouyate & Ngoni Ba – Bassekou
album: Segu Blue; label: Out Here

Nickodemus – Back From Africa
album: 12″; label: Wonderwheel

Marisa Monte – Pra Ser Sincero
album: Infinito Particular; label: Metro Blue

Manu Dibango – New Bell
album: Soul Makossa; label: Atlantic

Bamboos – In The Bamboo Groove
album: Step It Up; label: Ubiquity

José Mangual – Mai Kinsasha
album: Buyú; label: Turnstyle

Heliocentrics – Second Chance
album: Out There; label: Now Again

Gabo Brown & Orchestra Poly Ritmo – It’s A Vanity
album: African Scream Contest; label: Analog Africa

Al Green – Standing In The Rain
album: Lay It Down; label: Blue Note

Cornell Campbell – Hear Mi Now Star
album: 10″; label: Jamaican Recordings

Mayra Andrade – Comme S’il En Pleuvait
album: Navega; label: RCA

Baaba Maal & Mansour Seck – Setulam
album: Djam Leeli; label: Palm

Viceroys – Rise In The Strength Of Jah
album: We Must Unite; label: Trojan

Willie Colon – Panameña
album: The Player; label: Fania

Buika – Loca
album: Mi Niña Lola; label: DRO Atlantic

McCoy Tyner – La Vida Feliz
album: La Leyenda La Hora; label: Koch/Columbia


Tags: , ,

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )


Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: