Huun Huur Tu and The Bulgarian Voices-Angelite: Fly, Fly My Sadness (Fly, Fly My Sadness; Shanachie)
Track from Tuva, from the CD accompanying the book Where Rivers and Mountains Sing, published by the Indiana University Press
Huun Huur Tu Carmen Rizzo: Orphaned Child (Eternal; Groove House)
Cindy Combs: Kalena Kai (Slack Key Lady; Dancing Cat)
Steve Kaul: Kora (Solo Guitar; Dream Horse)
Toumani Diabaté: Djouru Kare Nany (The Mande Variations; Nonesuch)
The Echo Chamber is 3 hours of the best in dub, reggae, downbeat club, and percussion heavy world music. Another program with tons of new music… On the list of new things: Alambic Conspiracy, AfreekanXpress, RMCdub, Groundation, Public Property, Toy, Dubline, HiGhMas,and Della Grant (with the Twinkle Brothers). Also tonight: a Springline Records set that included Hassle, Creation Rockers, and Tilly Roots (aka Telford Nelson). Finally, great stuff from the vaults from King Tubby, Yabby You, I-Roy, and Derrick Morgan.
Anne Manx and the Empress Blair Project, from the Radio Repertory Company of America. Anne Manx has to keep the Empress alive for two months until she can assume rule of her planet. But nothing is ever that easy.