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"Mondo Mundo" with Kate G. (archive)

Saturday, February 1, 2014 | 14:00 to 16:00 | Specialty

New Artist Song Album Label Comments
Kaigal-ool Khovalyg Fantasy on the Igil Tuva, Among the Spirits Smithsonian Folkways The igil is a 2-stringed fiddle. Recorded on Chatagai Lake, where Chingis Khan allegedly buried gold treasure.
Chaweewan Dumnern Sao Lam Plearn The Sound of Siam: Leftfield Luk Thung, Jazz, & Molam in Thailand 1964-1975 Soundway
Phloen Phromdaen Khaen Song Longing for the Past: The 78 RPM Era in Southeast Asia Dust-to-Digital
Halim "Janda-Ku" Yatim and The Sangam Boys Jauh Pandangan Pop Yeh Yeh: Psychedelic Rock from Singapre and Malaysia: 1964-1970 Sublime Frequencies
Dabus officiants and musicians in Desa Talaga, Kecamatan Ibu Dzikir Samman: Allahu Allah Music of Indonesia 19: Music of Maluku: Halmahera, Buru, Kei Smithsonian Folkways
Ravi Shankar with Alla Rakha Raga Devgiri Bilawal Rare and Glorious Saraegama India Gat in Ektal
Musicians of the Bangkok College of Dramatic Arts, Fine Arts Department, Ministry of Education The Floating Moon (Pleng Bulan Loy Luen) Royal Court Music of Thailand Smithsonian Folkways Music and lyrics by King Rama II (1809-1824)
Simon Shaheen Hanil Widd The Music of Mohamed Abdel Wahab Axiom
Jumbe Ali Silwezi Tabu Something Is Wrong: Vintage Recordings from East Africa Honest Jon's "No love without pain."
Hamza El Din Fegir Nedan (Call to Worship) Music of Nubia Vanguard 1964.
Taksim Shoyptar / Paulin Pali Albanian Instrumental Don't Trust Your Neighbor: Early Albanian Traditional Songs & Improvisations, 1920s-1930s Hinter Scutari, Albania, 1929.
Baris Manco Olum Allahin Emri Sakla Samani Gelir Zamani Guerssen
Erkin Koray Saskin Arap Saci Pharaway Sounds Mid-1970s.
* Selda Cenderme Selda Pharaway Sounds 1979.
Googoosh Skhekayat Googoosh Finders Keepers
BAWIN "Ya Binaya Goumi" ("Oh Girl, Stand Up") Choubi Choubi!: Folk & Pop Sounds from Iraq Sublime Frequencies
Omar Souleyman Atabat (2) Highway to Hassake: Folk & Pop Sounds of Syria Sublime Frequencies
Ronnie Von Contudo, Todavia Ronnie Von Mariposa 1968.
Abelardo Carbono Te Acordaras De Mi El Maravilloso Mundo de Abelard Carbono: Psychedelia, Afroroots & Champeta in 1980s Barranquilla Vampi Soul Colombia.
Kalyanji Anandji w/ Manhar & Anand Hum Tumhe Chate Hain (edit) Psych-Funk Sa-Re-Ga!: Seminar: Aesthetic Expressions of Psychedelic Funk Music in India 1970-1983 World Psychedelic Funk Classics
The Bombay Royale Monkey Fight Snake You Me Bullets Love Hope Street Recordings
* Mdou Moctar Tahoultine Afelan Sahel Sounds