The Garden of Intellectual Fungus
Song - Artist -
Fado Portugues - Amalia Rodrigues -
Scandinavia To San Diego 12-13-11
Mindful - Sunna Gunnlaugs - serene instrumental piece from Icelandic jazz pianist to begin the program.
Bound For Botany Bay - John Doyle - Shadows & Light - new Celtic release from Dublin born singer/songwriter
Long Long Day - Rumer - song not included on debut CD, so you probably haven't heard it before.
As Young As Yesterday - Korallreven - An Album by - new, first full length, eclectic, psychedelic, genre-defying album of dreamt pop from Swedish duo.
Danger - Lijadu Sisters - Danger - title cut from album of 70s afro-rock by talented Nigerian sisters. Second cousins of Fela Kuti.
Black Sheep - Gin Wigmore - Gravel & Wine - first single from "Gravel & Wine", her latest CD so far only released in Australia. "Once you go black, you never go back".
Valley of Kilbride - The Once - Row Upon Row - folk trio based out of St. John's, Newfoundland, Canada. The group features Geraldine Hollett on lead vocals
The Prayers We Light - Taylor Mitchell - Track not from her album; a rare live performance released on the compilation "Songs of War & Politics, Vol 1" by Folk Alliance International.
Third Planet/Friendly Galaxy - Sun Ra - Disco 3000 - Two cuts from the cosmic corner; newly located Sun Ra CD that was hiding in our record library.
Sonny's Dream - Mary Black & Emmylou Harris - lovely duet on my favorite Ron Hynes story song.
Dodge The Dodo - E.S.T. - Somewhere Else Before - The Esbjorn Svensson Trio from Sweden
Cause I Love You - Edith Piaf - La Foule - Legendary French vocalist at her best.
Waiting For Kirsten - Jens Lekman - An Argument With Myself - The way her shadow used to walk by your side, in a different time, a different place.
Copenhagen Heart - Annie Crane - Jump With A Child's Heart - Wide variety of topics on this new CD; this song is about being stuck and homesick in Europe while your love is far away in America.
Cliffs of Dooneen - Mary Duff - The Very Best of - traditional Irish tune by Dubiln singer.
West Country Lady - Kilkenny Krew - self titled - St John's group of celtic musicians.
South Side Hills - Phyllis Morrissey - Where I Live - Newfoundland artist with sweet vocals.
I'm In Love With You - Doro - Classic Diamonds - Former lead singer of Warlock.
Solitude/Borders - Yoko Miwa Trio - Canopy of Stars - Two instrumental piecces from Boston-based, Japanese jazz pianist to close the program.