[JPL] Global Village News/Top 30 New Releases - Feb 2012

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GLOBAL
VILLAGE 

KMUW
FM 89.1, Wichita and distributed nationally through prx.org

Chris
Heim - Host/Producer

 

Global Village News

PRX, which distributes Global
Village nationally, just announced its Zeitfunk Awards for 2011. Global Village
was in the Top Ten for "Most Licensed Series," while KMUW, whose sole
distributed programming is Global Village, was in the Top Five for "Most
Licensed Station."Global Village is also
one of the nominees for Best World Music Radio Show in the Readers' Choice
World Music Awards. Voting continues through March 21st (and can be done daily)
at:

http://worldmusic.about.com/b/2012/02/21/2012-about-com-world-music-readers-choice-awards-vote-now.htm

 

MARCH FEATURE: Women's History Month -
Women in World Music

TOP 30 – February 2012

1.     
Hugh Masekela - Jabulani (Razor and Tie)

2.     
Various - Chimes of Freedom (Fontana)

3.     
Galactic - Carnivale Electricos (Anti-)

4.     
Soul Rebels - Unlock Your Mind (Rounder)

5.     
Doa - A Frondo Dos Cervos (Fol Musica)

6.     
Kalaman Coura - Aigabani (Agua Music)

7.     
Leni Stern - Sabani (Leni Stern)

8.     
KG Omulo - Moving Train (KG Omulo)

9.     
Various - Istanbul 70 (NuBlu)

10.  TriBeCaStan
- New Deli (Evergreene Music)

11.  Various
- Brass Noir (Piranha)

12.  New
World Jazz Project - Brave New World (Tahoe Blue Music)

13.  Elio
Villafranca/Arturo Stable - Dos Y Mas (Motema)

14.  Jack
DeJohnette - Sound Travels (E One)

15.  New
York Gypsy All Stars - Romantech (Traditional Crossroads)

16.  Lijadu
Sisters - Danger (Knitting Factory)

17.  Kiran
Ahluwalia - Aam Zameen: Common Ground (Avokado)

18.  Novalima
- Karimba (ESL Music)

19.  Raya
Brass Band - Dancing on Roses, Dancing on Cinders (Raya Brass Band)

20.  Black
Truth Rhythm Band - Ifetayo (Soundway)

21.  Joan
Soriano - La Familia Soriano (iASO)

22.  Riccardo
Tesi - Madreperla (Materiali Sonori)

23.  Chieftains
- Voice of Ages (Hear Music)

24.  Sia
Tolno - My Life (LusAfrica)

25.  Frente
Cumbiero - Meets Mad Professor (Vampi Soul)

26.  Nation
Beat - Growing Stone (Barbes)

27.  El
Rego - El Rego (Daptone)

28.  Chilcano
- Madera Corazon (Saponegro)

29.  David
Murray Cuban Ensemble - Plays Nat King Cole En Espanol (Motema)

30.  Martin
Simpson - Purpose and Grace (Topic)

 

Global Village on
Facebook:  http://www.facebook.com/pages/Global-Village/100891159962739

Global Village on PRX:  http://www.prx.org/series/31783-global-village-with-chris-heim

Global Village on KMUW:  http://www.kmuw.org/index.php/programs/global_village

 



 

"...the
trifecta of good world music radio presentation: a great ear for music, a good
sense for sequencing and sounds, and (perhaps most importantly) a knack for
presenting real music with real information without being wonky or
pedantic." 

Megan Romer,
About.com World Music Blog





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