Tag Archives: world music

Global Tunes From the Crypt (#1161)

I’ve been doing some spring cleaning, and have uncovered some great, underappreciated world music gems. I’ve dusted them off and organized them into a playlist that will delight and surprise you.

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Global Cover Songs (STG #1143)

A slew of cover songs this week — with artists from Brazil, Tuva, Benin, Cuba, Russia, and beyond covering songs by Guns N’ Roses, The Clash, Iron Butterfly, Talking Heads, Queen, Michael Jackson, and much more.

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Titans of World Music (STG #1139)

King Sunny Ade

Three birthdays of note this week: King Sunny Ade, Oliver Mtukudzi, and Lata Mangeshkar. Each achieved significant global success, and this week’s show features their music along with other artists who have influenced the path of popular global music.

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2020-08-07 Global Music Mix (Episode 1132)

Digging through the archives this week and mixing in a few new releases. Music from all over the map, new and old. Enjoy!

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2020-04-10 World Music Mix-World Music in a Time of Quarantine, Part 4

Heart shaped globe

Global music new and old, with a special set for Passover. Still coming to you from self-isolation, but happy to be able to share this great music with you.

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2020-04-03 World Music Mix-World Music in a Time of Quarantine, Part 3

Another episode from self-isolation — hope you’re all staying well and finding ways to entertain yourselves! Maybe streaming concerts?

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