3/12/2008 Echo Chamber

 

In celebration of International Women's Day (March 8th) and National Women's History Month, the Echo Chamber presented its annual *Beautiful Sounds of Women...Around the World* special. And what a varied list of women singers players we had on this year's show: Dawn Penn, Boney L, Aretha Franklin, Little Tasha, Amparo Sanchez, Doreen Schaffer, Cherine Anderson, Marcia Griffiths, Sonya Spence, Angelique Wilke (Seven Dub), Doris Dread, Natacha Atlas, Aisha, Sussan Deyhim, Queen Tiney, Sista Pat, Mounam (The Dynamics), Rhoda Dakar (The Bodysnatchers), Hollie Cook, Candy Lewis, Nora Dean, Andrea Parker, Cynthia Richards, Claudette Thomas, Pauline Black (The Selecter), Madonna, Chara, Sista Omni, Myrna Hague, Puffy Ami Yumi, Suphala, Likkle Mai (Dry Heavy), Rita Marley, and Tricia Grant (Miss Jamaica 1996). Wow! What a group of Women...

This year's motto for National Women's History Month: Women’s Art: Women’s Vision:http://www.nwhp.org/whm/index.php. As in past years, this special show is dedicated to the late Clara Zetkin -- German socialist and the real mother of International Women's Day.
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Note: * indicates recent releases and newly re-released material
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Playlist Tracks: 
Blue Elephant Studio - Kind of Blue Elephant
Album: Dubnight compilation Vol. 1; Label: reggae-town.de / bigvibez.com
*Prince Fatty (w/ Hollie Cook) - Milk Honey
Album: Survival of the Fattest; Label: Rasa Music
Marcia Griffiths - Hurting Inside
Album: Reggae Songbirds; Label: High Note / Heartbeat
Dawn Penn - I Want A Love I Can See
Album: No, No, No; Label: Big Beat Records
Sonya Spence - Talk Love
Album: Reggae Songbirds; Label: High Note / Heartbeat
Myrna Hague - What About Me
Album: Feel Like Jumping; Label: Studio 1 / Heartbeat
The Skatalites (w/ Doreen Schaffer) - Bye Bye
Album: On the Right Track; Label: AIM
Vibronics (w/ Boney L) - Only One Dub
Album: Dubliftment; Label: Universal Egg
Slimmah Sound (w/ Sista Omni) - Judgement Come + Dub
Album: Deep Root #26 [EP]; Label: Deep Root
Cherine Anderson - Kingston State of Mind
Album: N/A; Label: N/A (download direct from artist)
Tricia the Supersonics - Be My Guest Tonight
Album: King Bravo Selects - Ska Authentic Vol.2?; Label: Moon Ska
Rita Marley - So Much Things to Say
Album: We Must Carry On; Label: Shanachie
Thievery Corporation (w/ Sista Pat) - Wires and Watchtowers
Album: The Cosmic Game; Label: Eighteenth Street Lounge
Andrea Parker - Breaking the Code
Album: Kiss My Arp (Instrumental); Label: Mo Wax
Andrea Parker - Clutching At Straws
Album: Kiss My Arp (Instrumental); Label: Mo Wax
Suphala - Unwind You
Album: Blueprint; Label: Suphala Productions
Mad Professor / The Orb (w/ Aisha) - Fast Forward Into Dub / The Blue Room
Album: The Inspirational Sounds of Mad Professor / The Blue Room [Ep]; Label: Universal Egg / Mercury
The Dynamics (w/ Mounam) - Whole Lotta Love
Album: Version Excursions; Label: Groove Attack
Madonna / The Congos - The Power of Goodbye (Reggae mashup mix)
Album: N/A; Label: N/A (download)
i-plant / Aretha Franklin - Rock A Lot
Album: BlackSoulRemix; Label: i-Grow Records (igrowrecords.free.fr)
Djosos Krost (w/ Little Tasha) - Cover Me
Album: No Sign of Bad; Label: Quango
Sussan Deyhim - Navai (aka Savage Bird)
Album: Madman of God; Label: Crammed Discs
Amparanoia (w/ Amparo Sanchez) - Don't Leave Me Now
Album: Enchilao; Label: EMI
Natacha Atlas - Bastet
Album: Gedida; Label: Mantra/Beggars Banquet
Up Bustle Out (w/ Sultana) - Orthodox Gold (Dub)
Album: Istanbul's Secrets; Label: Collision - Cause of Chap. 3
Dry Heavy (w/ Likkle Mai) - Dawn Is Breaking
Album: Full Contact; Label: BSI
Tremende - Dub Theme
Album: Accelerare e Rallentare; Label: Gridalo Forte
Ego Wrappin' Determinations - A Love Song
Album: N/A - audio from You Tube video; Label: N/A
The Volecanoes (w/ Doris Dread) - Day to Day
Album: Ska Toon Time; Label: Skank
Tokyo Ska Paradise Orchestra (w/ Puffy Ami Yumi) - Hazumu Rizumu
Album: N/A - audio from You Tube video; Label: N/A
Mass. Hysteria - Wear and Tear
Album: mistress and men; Label: Primary Voltage
Nora Dean - Barb Wire
Album: The Greatest Reggae Album Of All Time [various artists]; Label: Dressed to Kill
The Selecter (w/ Pauline Black) - Barb Wire
Album: The Selecter perform the Trojan Songbook; Label: Receiver
Tokyo Ska Paradise Orchestra (w/ Chara) - Sapphire no hoshi (The Star of Sapphire)
Album: N/A - audio of You Tube video; Label: N/A
Moon Hop - Cheek to Cheek
Album: Welcome Back to the Moon; Label: Patate
The Bodysnatchers (w/ Rhoda Dakar) - Too Experienced
Album: The Compact 2Tone Story [various artists]; Label: Chrysalis/2Tone
Cynthia Richards - Jungle Fever
Album: 35th Anniversary Box Set [various artists]; Label: Trojan
Claudette Thomas - Roses Are Red My Love
Album: Sixties Box Set [various artists]; Label: Trojan
Dawn Penn - It Must Be Him
Album: Sixties Box Set [various artists]; Label: Trojan
Candy Lewis - I'll Be Free Someday
Album: Reggae Rarities Box Set [various artists]; Label: Trojan
Queen Tiney The Aggrovators - Natty Dread Time Dub
Album: Dub Rarities Box Set [various artists]; Label: Trojan
Program: 
Air Date: 
March 12, 2008

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