Memories of Nisswa-Stämman, as the Scandinavian music festival among the pines in the Brainerd Lakes area heads into its tenth year.
Flukt: Flukt (Spill; 2L) ASI Spelmanslag: Snoa av Kalle Almlöf (Siljan to the USA; American Swedish Institute)
Finn Hall: Karjalan Katjuusa (Reflections/Muistelmia; self-produced)
Draupner: Tattoo av Görgen Antonsson (Arvet; Caprice)
Summer continues in the Echo Chamber…and we had plenty of new dub and a special summer mix. The mix this week: Sub Out Dub In – Celebrates 2 Years (from the cool Russian Netlabel:http://www.suboutdub.in). New music from Zema, Volfoniq, Inner Circle, B.R. Stylers, All India Radio, High Tone Crew, Relaxo, Urban Desert, High Ceiling, Juan Carlos Quintero, and more.
Joe Cuba Sextet – Do You Feel It?
Lou Rawls – For What It’s Worth
Quantic – Sweet Calling (feat. Alice Russell)
Azymuth – Montreal City
Lightnin’ Rod – Sport
Chico Hamilton – MSP
United Future Orgnization – Friends (Instrumental)
Family Fodder – The Big Dip
Les Negresses Vertes – Face a la Mer
Michael Rose – Born Free
Dimitri from Paris (feat. Omar) – Strong Man (For Real)
Corduroy – How to Steal the World
Serge Gainsbourg – Bonnie Clyde
John Ellis – People That I Love (Intro)
The first Echo Chamber of the summer months and another varied mix of dubwise fun. New release debuts included: Dub Invaders from High Tone Crew (on Jarring Effects); Jubilee (on Melchizidek Music) from Zema (and the Gladiators); and vintage-sounding soul from the Sweet Vandals on Love Lite (on Unique).