2011-02-04: Music of Egypt + Reggae

People of Egypt (and other locations with popular uprisings): Spin The Globe listeners are with you. This week’s show prompted an unusually large number of listener phone calls, all in solidarity with the people demanding more say in their future and how their government is run. Our thoughts and prayers are with you. Music of Egypt + Reggae

This week’s show also featured global reggae in celebration of the Feb. 6 birthday of Bob Marley, along with some new releases and requests.

Get up, stand up!

Remember, you can catch the archive of this show for a limited time at soundroots.podomatic.com

Hour 1
Mahmoud Fadl   –  Jibal Al Nuba (Mountains of Nubia)  –  The Drummers of the Nile Go South
Freshlyground  –  Africa Unite  –  Tribute to a Reggae Legend
Alnubia Band  –  Kobana  –  Egypt Noir, Nubian Soul Treasures
Casper Loma-da-wa  –  How the West Was Won  –  The Sounds of Reality
Hossam Ramzy & Phil Thornton  –  Planet Egypt  –  Egypt Unveiled
Rocky Dawuni  –  Download the Revolution  –  Hymns for the Rebel Soul
Mohamed Mounir  –  Waylaneh, Ya Salam  –  Ode To Liberty Dunia Soundtrack
Ron Wiseman  –  Promised Land  –  Mystical Mood
Natacha Atlas  –  La Nuit Est Sur La Ville  –  Mounqaliba
Hossam Ramzy & Phil Thornton  –  Naima’s Desert Castle  –  A Tribute to Samy El Bably
King Sunny Ade  –  Nibi Lekeleke Gbe Nfosho  –  Gems from the Classic Years (1967-1974)
Lucky Dube  –  Different Colours  –  Retrospective
Baaour  –  Ayazonno  –  Egyptian Pop

Hour 2
Refugee Allstars  –  Weapon Conflict  –  Living Like a Refugee
Wilman de Jesus  –  Walk Like An Egyptian (Pytter mix)  –  single
duoJalal  –  Klezmer a la Bechet  –  A Different World
Cornershop  –  Double Digit  –  Cornershop & The Double O Groove Of
Moussu T e lei Jovents  –  Putan De Cançon  –  Putan De Cancon
Juliana & Pava  –  Don’t Cry, Cuckoo Bird  –  Let the Bird Fly
Ravid Kahalani  –  Um Min Al Yaman  –  Yemen Blues
Sidi Toure  –  Hallah  –  Sahel Folk
Sidi Toure  –  Taray Kongo  –  Sahel Folk
Ali Hassan Kuban  –  Hela Houb (Let’s Do It)  –  Real Nubian
Aurelio   –  Tio Sam  –  Laru Beya
Amr Diab  –  Amarain  –  Arabic Groove
Vusi Mahlasela  –  Vezubuhle  –  Say Africa
Wise-Magraw  –  Jade  –  How the Light Gets In

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