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Saturday, May 10, 2014
Rainy Day Mixed Bag
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This Week's Playlist:(* = new)
Mustafa Ali Jat with Osman Sonu Savan Jat and Jusab Husen Jat:
/ Various Artists: Glimpse of Kutchi Music
/ De Kulture
From Kutch in far western Gujarat, India. This is a performance comprised of Bheth - short poetry verses.
/ Tabla Trilogy
GIG: All Night Indian Classical Concert, TONIGHT, 8 pm to Sunday Morning, 5:30 pm at the Society for Ethical Culture, 2 W 64th St. in Manhattan.
Asian Dub Foundation:
Riddim I Like
/ Community Music
/ Virgin France
GIG: Aug 8 (Fri) Celebrate Brooklyn at Prospect Park Bandshell, Prospect Park West at 9th St: Asian Dub Foundation performs a live soundtrack to the film THX 1138 / Taylor McFerrin. 7:30 pm.
Mari Boine, Inna Zhelannaya, Sergey Starostin:
Pjesna Ljesorubov (Song of the Lumberjacks)
/ Winter in Moscow
/ Jaro Medien GmbH
GIG: May 13 (Tues) at Scandinavia House, 58 Park Ave. (at E 38 St): Mari Boine. 7 pm. Co-presented with Riddu Riđđu Festival and Center for Northern Peoples,
/ Sone Ka-La
GIG: May 31 (Sat): Lycée Français de New York, 505 E 75th St: A benefit for the French Heritage Language Program, a nonprofit education program that brings free French classes to underserved French-speaking communities across the United States. Featuring Amidou & Toya, une comédie musicale de la Francophonie (performed by students of the French Heritage Language Program), as well as an exclusive performance by Haitian Star Emeline Michel and jazz master Jacques Schwarz-Bart. 6:30 - 8:30 pm.
Zespół Muzyki Ludowej z Kościeliska Harcerski Zespół Muzyki Ludowej im. Bartusia Obrochty z Zakopanego:
/ Various Artists: Na góralską nutę - Szumią smreki na gór szczycie (Na Goralska Nute, Podhale 3)
Music from Podhale, the highlands of southern Poland. Recorded by Antoni Karużas; ethnomusicological supervision by Jan Stęszewski.
Henibombey (A Swindle is No Good)
/ Clermont Music
GIGs: Wed May 28, 11 pm @ Rockwood Music Hall, 196 Allen St, Lower East Side; Thursday May 29, 8 pm @ Baby's All Right, Brooklyn, 146 Broadway, Brooklyn; Friday June 6 @ Meridian23, 161 W 23rd St, Chelsea.
Sat. 5/10/14 6:13pm
sweet tunes Rob!
Sat. 5/10/14 6:17pm
Thanks Cory and good evening everyone, thanks for listening!
Sat. 5/10/14 6:21pm
Good evening Rob and everyone! Sweet is the word!
Sat. 5/10/14 6:31pm
Hi Rob, Vanya, Cory, et al. Here for my annual post-Eurovision ear-cleansing...
Sat. 5/10/14 6:37pm
jeff in Puna:
Heya Rob! Love it! All the way from the trans-Pacific! Consider me a loyal fan!
Sat. 5/10/14 6:40pm
Been wanting to hear your show live for a long time now!
Sat. 5/10/14 6:46pm
Greetings from NJ, far-flung listeners Vanya, Davex, Jeff and Gary and everyone!
Sat. 5/10/14 6:51pm
saw Suphala play at Barbes once, she's dynamite. She's a Zakir Hussein's protege. never heard that track, very hot
Sat. 5/10/14 7:11pm
greetings, Rob and listeners!
WOW! Asian Dub Foundation doing "THX 1138"??!!! sounds amazing!
and yes, Chhandayan's All Night Concert is highly recommended!!!! i urge everyone to check it out if possible -- you will be transported to this whole 'nother realm!
(this may be the second time in over a decade that i have not been able to volunteer at the concert, so thoroughly bummed!)
Sat. 5/10/14 7:33pm
Hey Gary, good to see you here too!
Sat. 5/10/14 7:40pm
Mari Boine is well worth seeing if you have the chance...
Sat. 5/10/14 8:00pm
Gr8 show, Mr ROB,,,!!
Sat. 5/10/14 8:07pm
good evening, Rob and listeners. The show suits my sunday morning here too!
Sat. 5/10/14 8:22pm
Bombards and Polish folk - excellent mix, Rob!
Sat. 5/10/14 8:24pm
Sat. 5/10/14 8:41pm
Ken From Hyde Park:
Too dark now for outside stuff, so will cook up some soup now and have a listen.