Roots

12/24/2008 House Party
12/24/2008 Stone Soup
12/24/2008 Echo Chamber

The annual Christmas in Dub special inna Echo Chamber with Likkle Mai doing I Saw Mommy Kissing Santa Claus, Billie Holiday in dub (on a great new Yesking remix), a bunch of Trojan and other Reggae Christmas tunes, and more great reworked songs from Verve Remixed Christmas, Christmas Remixed (on Six Degrees), The Reindeer Room V.2 (on Kriztal), and hOMe for the Holidays (on OM Records). It was some crucial holi-dub fun…

12/23/2008 Dig Up The Roots

Songs and sounds of the seasons

12/23/2008 Pam Without Boundaries

We heard some holiday music this morning, mixed in with new Quintron, Lucinda Williams, and new local music from Sam Miltich the Clearwater Hot Club. Check the playlist to see how it all worked out…

12/22/2008 Freewheelin'
12/22/2008 Good Noise
12/21/2008 Womenfolk

Annual Songs of Winter special, celebrating the Solstice, Christmas and Channukah!

12/21/2008 Century Song

Today we began with a folk tune from Czech’s, Chorea Bohemica (Supraphon), that was followed by a guitar tune from Shawn David McMillon’s Catfish recording (Tompkins Square), then a tune from the great French composer and organist, Olivier Messiaen (EMI), followed by ancient Japanese polyphony, Gagaku (king records), and Japanese Shakuhachi (Music of the World), a Mongolian tune for the horse head fiddle (Inedit), a Tibetian chant from Lama Tashi (Spirit Music), another tune from Messiaen, Sicilian brass band, Banda Ionica (Dunya), the hour was finished off with a tune from Musica Bohemica (Supraphon).

In the second hour we heard a suite of tunes from Masters of Persian Music (M.R Shajarian, H. Alizadeh, K.Kalhor, H. Shajarian-World Village) in Dastgah Nava, We also heard a couple of tunes from guitarist, Davy Graham (Topic), a tune from locals, Roma di Luna, and Dark, Dark, Dark.

12/21/2008 Songs Of Praise

Gospel Xmas and traditional Gospel music for the upcoming Holiday.

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