Song - Artist - Album
Flaming Desire - Bill Nelson - The Love That Whirls
Scandinavia To San Diego 09-20-11
Je N'voudrais pas t'aimer - Isabelle Boulay - Mieux Qu'ici-bas - In October 2008, Boulay and her producer Marc-Andre Chicoine, had their first child together, Marcus.
Limonero - Marta Topferova - La marea - From the Czech Republic, moved to NYC in '87, became attracted to Latin American music.
Hello Shanghai - Donna Fullman - Happiness + Victory - British Indie Folk Songstress. With musical roots steeped in the heady 60s and 70s she notes John Lennon, Joni Mitchell and Bob Dylan as key influences.
Dance of Life - Lira - self titled EP - born Lerato Molapo in the Daveyton township in Johannesburg's East Rand. Her name translates to “love” in Sesotho and she speaks five languages. Great new EP.
Khamaj - Amjad Ali Khan - Samaagam - "One of the 20th century's greatest masters of the Sarod" (Songlines Magazine). Backed by the Scottish Chamber Orchestra and conductor David Murphy.
Ya Oud - Ellizabeth Ayoub - Oceanos Y Lunas - Singer/songwriter/actress Elizabeth Ayoub was born in Venezuela to Lebanese immigrant parents, leading to her fluency in Arabic, Spanish, French, and English.
Urgente - Giovanni Almonte - High vs Low - New Yorker of Dominican heritage. New album is guitar centered.
My Youngest Son Came Home Today - Mary Black - Poppies - Bogle anti-war anthem easy to bring a tear to your eye.
Golden Ship - Gin Wigmore - Holy Smoke - Aussie's 2010 debut full length album needs a follow-up.
Hilo Song - Kaumakaiwa - Kanaka 'Ole - Coming into his own, taking Hawaiian music to the next dimension is Kaumakaiwa Kanaka’ole. The three-time N? H?k? Hanohano Award-winner has developed into a phenomenal world music artist with an inventive talent that shines brightly on his self-titled new album.
The Town I Loved So Well - Flying Cows of Ventry - Celtic Ruminations - Three brothers revitalizing the traditional folk music of Ireland: traditional jigs, reels and airs on the fiddle, plus traditional and contemporary ballads.
Untradeable - Sofia Talvik - Blue Moon - New album in the works, awaiting funding.
Your Heart Will Let You Know - Danny Quinn - Tis A Fine Soft Day - Connecticut singer of Irish-American tunes constantly touring the east coast.
Cantus - Connie Dover - Celtic Voices - an American singer-songwriter who primarily writes and performs Celtic music and American folk music.
La Estacion - Yoko Miwa Trio - Canopy of Stars - Japanese pianist excels in jazz improvisations.
Flowers of the Forest - Michael Lancaster - Piper with a BS in Music from the University of Colorado in Denver where he currently teaches....music !!!
Bag of Gold - Zee Avi - Ghostbird - Ecellent new CD from cute and talented Malaysan born guitarist and ukelele player.
Sonny's Dream - The Clydesiders - Crossing The Borders - Ron Hynes wonderful story song has wonderful mind images.
Destination Unknown - Cina Samuelson - From Country to Country - Cina, whose name pronounces as Keena, is a Swedish country singer/songwriter.
Our little slice of Americana this week: A song I never tire of listening to, so here it is again.
Gentle Arms of Eden - Dave Carter & Tracy Grammer - Drum Hat Budda