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Episode #1978

Program #1978

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Sunday, October 19, 2003

Acoustic music from the Wayfaring Strangers is on this New Sounds program, along with a work from contemporary guitarist Marc Ribot. Also hear guitar music based on ragas from India from the late Robbie Basho. Sometimes known as the “father of the American raga”, Basho played on western guitars the exotic sounds of Hindu, Chinese and Japanese scales and Persian, Arabic or American Indian themes.

PROGRAM # 1978 (First aired on Wed. September 26, 2001)

ARTIST(S)

RECORDING

CUT(S)

SOURCE

Robbie Basho

Bashovia

Pavan Hindustan, excerpt

Takoma #8913**
Also available for purchase at Amazon.com*

The Wayfaring Strangers

Shifting Sands of Time

Man of Constant Sorrow [3:30] Wayfaring Stranger [6:30]

Rounder #11661-0484** info@rounder.com or www.rounder.com*

Robbie Basho

Bashovia

The Falconer's Arm [9:30]

See above.

Marc Ribot

Saints

I'm Getting Sentimental Over You [4:00]
Empty [2:30]

Atlantic/Division One #83461**
Also available for purchase at Amazon.com*

Parmela Attariwala

Beauty Enthralled

Rick Bidlack: Beauty Enthralled [10:30]

Hornblower Recordings #97102. Hornblower, Box 365 Stn. E, Toronto M6H 4E2, Canada

Djam Karet

Suspension & Displacement

Dark Clouds, No Rain [10:00]

Cuneiform Records #rune129**. www.cuneiformrecords.com, www.djamkaret.com

*, ** - Find the recordings you've heard - go to the New Sounds Recordings Information page

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