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New Sounds

World Music Sampler

Sunday, September 18, 2011

For this New Sounds, listen to an hour of recent recordings of world music, including Guinea’s electric kora player Ba Cissoko and Tibetan émigré singer Soname.  There’s also music from Gnawledge, a collaborative project featuring 16 musicians, exploring the roots of flamenco and Arab music.  Plus music by Salaam, Afro-Jewish jazz from Oran Etkin, and Balkan party horns from Goran Bregovic.

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New Sounds

Recent World Music Releases

Sunday, July 10, 2011

For this New Sounds, we'll sample from a collection of remixes of music by Omar Faruk Teklbilek and hear some Saharan desert blues from Justin Adams and Juldeh Camara.   There's also the Texas-based Ocote Soul Sounds and a recent release from Vieux Farka Toure, "Fondo."  Plus, listen to a marriage of Klezmer and Afropop from reedman Oran Etkin.  And more.

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Soundcheck

Gig Alert: Oran Etkin

Friday, November 05, 2010

Oran Etkin fuses bass clarinet mastery with West African griot music with great success on his album Kelenia. Watch him tonight at Barbes, and download "Nina" for free here.

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New Sounds

World Music Sampler

Tuesday, October 05, 2010

For this New Sounds, listen to an hour of recent recordings of world music, including Guinea’s electric kora player Ba Cissoko and Tibetan émigré singer Soname.  There’s also music from Gnawledge, a collaborative project featuring 16 musicians, exploring the roots of flamenco and Arab music.  Plus music by Salaam, Afro-Jewish jazz from Oran Etkin, and Balkan party horns from Goran Bregovic. 

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New Sounds

Recent World Music Releases

Tuesday, August 10, 2010

For this New Sounds, we'll sample from a collection of remixes of music by Omar Faruk Teklbilek and hear some Saharan desert blues from Justin Adams and Juldeh Camara.   There's also the Texas-based Ocote Soul Sounds and a recent release from Vieux Farka Toure, "Fondo."  Plus, listen to a marriage of Klezmer and Afropop from reedman Oran Etkin.  And more. 

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