2019-05-03 Muslim Meets Mexico

We celebrate Cinco de Mayo and the start of Ramadan (they’re not unrelated; did you know that there are over a million Arabs in Mexico?), with music from Muslim nations and Mexico, along with a few new releases and other tasty tidbits.

Kiosco Morisco, Mexico City

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Hour 1
Kasbah Rockers – Al Rafel – Kasbah Rockers

Mexican Institute of Sound – Libertad De Expression – Suave Partia – EP

Groove Alla Turca – Habibi – Indestructible Arabian Beats – Future Sounds From The Souks

Mariachi Guerrilla – ¡Ay Jalisco! – La Tumba era Demasiado Silenciosa

Dissidenten – Telephone Arab (Bucovina Dub-Remixed by Shantel) – Arabian Travels

Café Tacvba – Celebración – Jei Beibi

Orquestra Àrab de Barcelona – Mi Paz – Maktub

Mariachi Flor De Toloache – Dicen – Mariachi Flor De Toloache

Maurice el Medioni – Oh! Ma belle – Descarga Oriental

Dueto de Tinito y Porfirio – La Petrona – Putumayo Presents Mexico

Salamat – Elleya Misafir – Ezzayakoum

Los de Abajo – Me Dejo – Mariachi Beat

Hour 2
Mounira Mitchala – Saboura – Chili Houritki

Yuly Tovar – Corazon Herido – Songs from Mexico

Latifa Wadeh – Kerihtak – Arabia The Women’s Voice

Boogat – Viajar Contigo (feat. Lemon Bucket Orkestra) – San Cristóbal Baile Inn

MWR – Akka #1 (Acre Number One) By Waseem Akar. – Because I’m an Arab

Taina Asili – Decir Que No – Resiliencia

Abdesselam “Abdel” Damoussi & Nour Eddine – Sabaato Rijal – Jedba: Spiritual Music From Morocco

Angélique Kidjo – Bemba Colorá – Celia

Natacha Atlas – Yalla Chant – The Best Of Natacha Atlas

Christophe Goze – Ja vidi – Arabian Travels 2

Combo Chimbita – Ahomale – Ahomale

Lila Downs – Nothing But the Truth – Shake Away

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