Streams

Episode #2200

Worldbeat Music

« previous episode | next episode »

Saturday, July 16, 2005

Algeria-born and San Francisco-based DJ Cheb I Sabbah’s musical reinventions have included Sufi devotionals, ragas, and even Indian film music layered into trancey warped swirls of drones fused with innovative percussion patterns. On his CD, Shri Durga, he’s taken “world” music for a spin on the club dance floor yet again, with enticing results. Hear selections from DJ Cheb I Sabbah, along with works by Sheila Chandra, Bossacucanova, and the young rappers from Bamako, Les Escrocs, on a New Sounds program of worldbeat music.

PROGRAM #2200 Worldbeat (Tuesday, 10-7-03)

ARTIST(S)

RECORDING

CUT(S)

SOURCE

DJ Cheb I Sabbah

Shri Durga

Kese Kese [6:00]

Six Degrees#1009** www.sixdegreesrecords.com*

Sheila Chandra

Weaving My Ancestor's Voices

Nana/The Dreaming [8:30]

Real World #2322** www.realworldrecords.com*

DJ Cheb I Sabbah

Krishna Lila

Miname Diname [3:30]

Six Degrees #1066** www.sixdegreesrecords.com*

Bossacucanova

Revisited Classics

Meditaçao [4:00]

Six Degrees #1010** www.sixdegreesrecords.com*

Various Artists: Les Escrocs

Mali Lolo: Stars of Mali

Pirates [5:00]

Smithsonian Folkways #40508** www.folkways.si.edu*

Ryuichi Sakamoto

US - Ultimate Solo

NeoGeo [4:30]

Warner Music Japan #10241. (2 CDS) www.sitesakamoto.com

Geoffrey Oryema

Exile

Land of Anaka [5:00]

Real World #91629** www.realworldrecords.com*

Telek

Serious Tam

Go Ralom [3:30]

Real World #49543** www.realworldrecords.com*

Yungchen Lhamo

Tibet, Tibet

Gi Pai Pa Yul Chola [4:00]

Real World #62359** www.realworldrecords.com*

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

News, weather, Radiolab, Brian Lehrer and more.
Get the best of WNYC in your inbox, every morning.

Leave a Comment

Register for your own account so you can vote on comments, save your favorites, and more. Learn more.
Please stay on topic, be civil, and be brief.
Email addresses are never displayed, but they are required to confirm your comments. Names are displayed with all comments. We reserve the right to edit any comments posted on this site. Please read the Comment Guidelines before posting. By leaving a comment, you agree to New York Public Radio's Privacy Policy and Terms Of Use.