Scandinavia To San Diego 12-06-11
Riberonzinha - Maria de Barros - Nha Mundo (My World) - rich culture and music from Capo Verde; has released a new album "Morabeza".
Naked Highwayman - Steve Tilston - Britfolk - one of England's most celebrated song-smiths; widely recognised within the world of folk and contemporary music.
Under My Skin - Gin Wigmore - Extended Play - Gin's new release in Australia, "Gravel & Wine" has gone platinum. I'll feature the first single from it next week.
Stormyren - Olov Johansson - Storsvarten - Has a new CD "Foogy" with harpist Catriona McKay.
Love On The Run - Green Fever - Let It Grow - get the CD here: http://www.myspace.com/greenfeverrockroll
Rain - Anjulie - Advance - Canadian artists' debut album from 2009.
Adio Kerida - Yasmin Levy - Mano Suave - Yasmin says of her music: "I am embarking on a 500 years old musical journey, taking Ladino to Andalusia and mixing it with flamenco, the style that still bears the musical memories of the old Moorish and Jewish-Spanish world with the sound of the Arab world"
Deep In Love - June Tabor - Rosa Mundi - born 31 December 1947 in Warwick, England, is an English folk singer.
Rattlin' Bones - Kasey Chambers & Shane Nicholson - Rattlin' Bones - Husband/wife singing duo from Australia.
Somewhere Else Before - E.S.T. - Somewhere Else Before - New album (to WHUS), will be playing a lot more of this Swedish trio.
Irie Tempo - 3 Canal - Calypso Heat - A listener request, A performance and visual arts collaborative rooted in Rapso & calypso music.
Walking On Air - Kerli - Love Is Dead - Revisiting sweet Kerli's only full length CD to date. From Elva, Estonia, she calls her music goth pop.
Endless - Silk Road Music - Endless - Canadian ensemble formed by Qui Xia He to devvelop Chinese music outside China influenced by his travels. This cut includes Brizilian guitar player Celso Machado.
Flame - Claire Sproule - self titled - Vocalist from Donegal, Ireland. Check her out at clairesproule.com
Dance of the Cosmic Aliens - Sun Ra - Disco 3000 - Again, new to the station, Richard Segan would tell you we are entering the Cosmic Corner to listen to Sun Ra. This disc recorded in Milan, Italy. Liner notes state the fact better than I ever could: "Sun Ra was a ground breaking musician and bandleader of immense vision whose extraordinary work and time on this planet has yet to be fully appreciated." Very highly recommmended.
Columbus - Mary Black - Looking Back - Mary, as you know, is from Dublin. I will be playing a duet of her with Emmylou Harris next show - of one of my favorite tunes. Listen for it.
The Vampires' Ball - Iva Bittova - self titled - Czech avant-garde violinist, singer and composer.
Vote For Me - The Clydesiders - an ode for term limits for politicians
Now That Its Here - Lydia Salnikova - Live download from former member of Bering Strait. More goodies to come soon.
On A Pier - The Cottars - Feast - After personnel changes, the celtic band from Capre Brreton is still very much alive and are just coming back off a grand 5 week tour of Australia.