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Episode #2530

Loungey Latin Jazz

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Saturday, March 29, 2008

Sample some Latin/lounge/jazz-tinged music for this edition of New Sounds. There's music by Tex-Mex cumbia-fication practioners Charanga Cakewalk, along with exotic and soulful yet danceable Jewish-Cuban tunes from Septeto Rodriguez. Also, listen to David Kane's Them JazzBeards, where rock meets jazz meets film noir in a kind of campy 1950’s sci-fi way. Plus, hear music by M'Lumbo, a “brilliantly silly seven-piece jazz/funk/afropop improvisarama” (Richard Gehr,Village Voice) and something from Gustavo Santaolalla. And much more.

PROGRAM # 2530, The New Sounds Lounge (First aired on Tuesday, April 4, 2006)

ARTIST(S)

RECORDING

CUT(S)

SOURCE

Various Artists: Enrique Jorrin

A Carnival of Cuban Music: Routes of Rhythm, Vol. 1

La Enganadora (cha cha cha) [1:30]

Rounder #5049 www.rounder.com*

Charanga Cakewalk

Loteria de la Cumbia Lounge

Belleza [4:30]

Artemis/Triloka #82050 www.triloka.com*

Gustavo Santaolalla

Ronroco

Coyita [3:30]

Nonesuch #79461** www.nonesuch.com *

Septeto Rodriguez

Baila! Gitano Baila!

Marranos Y Conversas [5:30]

Tzadik #7189 www.tzadik.com*

Charanga Cakewalk

Loteria de la Cumbia Lounge

La Cumbia Lounge [4:00]

See above.

Septeto Rodriguez

Baila! Gitano Baila!

Wolfie’s Corner [5:00]

See above.

David Kane’s Them Jazzbeards

Armed And Hammered

El Nuevo Eliminacion [3:00]

K-9 #008, out of print, Info and discography at www.davidkanek-9.com

M’Lumbo

Life After Death – More Relaxin’ with M’Lumbo

Lion Sleeps Tonight [6:00]

Maitre’D Rec’s #105, Available at www.mlumbo.com

Septeto Rodriguez

Baila! Gitano Baila!

Turkish – Bularish [11:00]

See above.

Charanga Cakewalk

Chicano Zen

Ballad de Jose Campos Torres [3:00]

Triloka #82072 www.triloka.com*

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