2014-10-03 – Real World Records at 25 + Interview with label manager Amanda Jones

Real World 25Real World Records and the associated WOMAD festivals around the world have been instrumental in bringing global music to a broader audience over the past quarter century. Think Toto La Momposino, Nusrat Fateh Ali Khan, AfroCelt Sound System, Hukwe Zawose…and the list goes on. Now Peter Gabriel’s label has released a 3-CD compilation, and a brand new album by Garifuna artist Aurelio Martinez. This week’s show features a wide variety of Real World tunes, and a conversation with Real World label manager Amanda Jones about the past and future of Real World and world music.

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Hour 1
“Madagasikara” from Island Of Ghosts

Totó La Momposina “Chi Chi Mani” from La Candela Viva

S. E. Rogie “Koneh Pelawoe (Please Open Your Heart)” from Dead Men Don’t Smoke Marijuana

Hukwe Zawose “Chilumi” from Chibite

Set break — Interview with Real World Records label manager Amanda Jones

Maryam Mursal “Kufilaw (Take Care) (excerpt)” from Real World 25

Set break — More interview with Real World Records label manager Amanda Jones

Guo Yue “White Kite” from Real World 25

Paban Das Baul & Sam Mills “Nacho Kali” from Real Sugar

Set break — KAOS Community Billboard

Samuel Yirga “Firma Ena Wereket” from Guzo

Zawose & Brook “Ntambalize Lijenje : Pumpkin Life” from Assembly

Hour 2
“Irawini” from Lándini

Kiran Ahulwalia “Hayat” from Sanata : Stillness

Dalava “Ej, lasko lasko” from Dalava

Olcay Bayir “Jarnana” from Neva / Harmony

Pharaoh’s Daughter “Tzu Vemen” from Dumiya

Marta Gomez “Chicharra” from Contigo

Sally Nyolo “Medjok” from Tiger Run

Paulo Padilha “Partido Baixo” from Na Lojinha de um Real Eu Me Sinto Milionário

Aquabella “Mas Que Nada” from Ayodooeh!

Set break — Spin The Globe World Music Concert Calendar

Chancha Via Circuito “Coroico” from Amansara

The Toure-Raichel Collective “Soumbou Toure (feat. Dialimory Sissoko)” from The Paris Session

Afro Celt Sound System “Big Cat” from Volume 2: Release

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