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"Musical Odyssey" with Professor G (archive)

Thursday, November 7, 2019 | 16:00 to 18:00 | Playlist

New Artist Song Album Label Comments
St Germain Rose Rouge Tourist Blue Note 2000 release
* Turning Jewels Into Water Azul (for Nadia) Map of Absences FPE Records
* Reptaliens Give Me Your Love Valis Captured Tracks Records Portland band
Brett Naucke Seed Seed Spectrum Spools 2014 album, recorded in Chicago
Nobody For Those Who Never Dream Soulmates Ubiquity 2000 release
* Angel Bat Dawid What Shall I Tell My Children (Dr Margaret Burroughs) The Oracle International Anthem debut
* Tomaka Reid Quartet Sadie Old New Cuneiform Records Cellist, playing with Mary Halvorson, Jason Robeke and Thomas Fujiwara
* Roberto Fonseca Cadenas Yesun Mack Avenue
* Lito Barrientos y su Orquesta Caracol Very Very Well Vampisoul
Ramona Toro Chicano Power Soul Jazz
Joni Mitchell All I Want Blue Reprise 1971
* Anthony Fontaine Stop That Old Grapevine 45 Single Soul Junction
The Meters Handclapping Song New orleans funk Soul Jazz
Betty Davis Is It Love or Desire Is It Love or Desire Light in the Attic Born in Durham
Sylvester Dance For Discos Only: Indie Dance Music From Fantasy & Vangard Fantasy Records
Rafiq Bhatia Breaking English Breaking English Anti- 2018 release; he is playing tonite here at Duke
Kiran Ahluwalia Mustt Mustt (feat. Tinariwen) Aam Zameen: Common Ground Kiran 2011 release. She was born in India, grew up in Canada, lives in NYC
Rudresh Mahanthappa feat. Kadri Gopalnath and the Dakshina Ensemble Snake! Kinsmen Pi Recordings RIP Kadri Gopalnath
Ilaiyaraaja feat. Vani Jairam & Chorus Thanimayil Psych Funk Sa Re Ga! Seminar: Aesthetic Expressions of Psychedelic Funk Music in India, 1970-1983 World Psychedelic Funk Classics
Bill Laswell & Sacred System Black Lotus Nagual Site Wicklow Features Zakir Hussain, Hamid Drake, Gulam Mohamed Khan (voice), Sussan Deyhim (voice), Badal Roy (voice)
* Lee "Scratch" Perry When Will the War Be Over Rootz Reggae Dub Megawave
* Sarah Page Ephemeris Data (excerpt) Dose Curves Backward Music
* Bremer-McCoy Hojder Utopia Luaka Bop 4th album from Danish duo Jonathan Bremer (bass) and Morten McKoy (keyboards)
* Sandro Perri Time (You Got Me) Soft Landing Constellation Records Toronto-based musician and producer
Sizohamba Learning The Mothers: Township Sessions Mr Bongo Philani Mothers are a choir formed in 1986 in Cape Town's squatter communities and townships to raise awareness of health and nutrition. This album was a fundraiser for the Philani Health Center.
Bukky Leo & Black Egypt Secular Society Afrobeat Visions Mr Bongo Nigerian tenor sax player, 2005 release
The Mitchell & Dewbury Band Living...Am I Living feat Bukky Leo Byond the Rains Mr Bongo 2007 release
* G&D That's How Black Love and War SomeothaShip Connect
* Patrick Cowley Mechanical Fantasy Box Mechanical Fantasy Box Dark Entries