3.30.2009

Let There Be HOUSE!!!! Mundo playlist for March 21sst.


Whats up! On the night of March 21st I decided to take it to the house! House music that is. I started from the top with Frankie Knuckles, walked it out to Larry Levan, jumped the pond to Britains own T-Coy, landed in Botswanna with DJ Boogie Sid and brought it on home again with Monique Bingham.

Here's your playlist:

Frankie Knuckles - A remix of Jamie Principles Your Love

Larry Levan - Changes

Interview with the Mother of House Music: Mother Diva

T-Coy - Carino

DJ Boogie Sid feat. Tsotiology - Tell Me Why

Monique Bingham - Pure


West meets East: East Indian Classical, Dub and Bhangra music.

This Mundo Lounge playlist presents a muse from traditional Eastern Indian music, passed on from father to daughter to modern hip hop infused Bhangra music. Also, meet Zakir Hussein, one of the World's leading Tablaplayers. He along with Pandit Shivkumar Sharma will be performing at the Savannah Music Fesitval tomorrow evening.

Anoushka Shankar & Karsh Kale feat. Ravi Shankar - Oceanic Part 2

Charles Lloyd with Zakir Hussein - Dancing on One Foot

Interview with Zakir Hussein (check back for the podcast coming soon!)

Interview is followed by
two compositions by Pandit Shivkumar Sharma & Zakir Hussein from a live Recording of Rageshri

Zakir Hussein & Shivkumar Sharma - Alap
Zakir Hussein & Shivkumar Sharma - Vilambit Gat

Radiohiro - Bhangra Massive

DJ Rekha - Basement Bhangra

Radiohiro - Bhangra Dancehall

Click here for information about the:
SAVANNAH MUSIC FESTIVAL

3.24.2009

So, You want to Samba?

The Mundo Lounge visits a Samba class with Jazz Baptiste and joins in the Carnaval fun, in the city.
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3.20.2009

Calling Georgia Bands and Aritsts: International, Local, Indie......Original. The Mundo Lounge



Know a band that needs some shine. An artist who can sing their tail off? The Mundo Lounge is reaching out to Georgia!! The Mundo Lounge is your source for Global & culturally inclined music that breaks the mold. Non-mainstream please and keep it clean. Let me know what and who you'd like to hear in a Mundo Lounge Live Session! Send an email to ascott@gpb.org or leave a comment (with info) on the blog at http://www.themundolounge.blogspot.com
Cheers to The Mundo Lounge Shot of the Week! (No, its not a drink) It's a photo! Send Ms. Unique a photo that represents you experiencing another culture and she will feature it on The Mundo Lounge blog and send you a shout out live on the air. Just send a brief description of the photo along with your Shot. Maybe you took a trip to Swizerland, danced with the Masai inKenya, or went to a wedding in Curacao;send it and SHARE! The Mundo Lounge Shot of the Week. Throw back a few with me!
Send to ascott@gpb.org or leave a comment at www.themundolounge.blogspot.com


3.09.2009

Saturday March 07,2009 - A Plethora!

1. Bombay Dub Orchestra - The Berber of Seville: The Berber of Suburbia Remix
2. Bitter:Sweet - Dirty Laundry
3. Afrocelts (Afro Celt Sound Sytem) - Ayub's Song/As You Were
4. Oki Dub Ainu Band-East of Kunashiri
5. Ryuki Underground - Shinkaichi (Saru's Mediation Dub)



6. Malika Zarra - Run
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7. Eljuri (Cecilia Villat Eljuri) - El Aire featuring Sly & robbie
8. Matisyahu - Aish Tamid
9.Trio Mocoto - Os Orixas


3.04.2009

Whats coming up on the The Mundo Lounge?

This week im going with the flow and will be sharing music thats all across the board. African flutes, Brazilian hooks, Japanese rhythm...ALL across the board and theGLOBE! Tune in this Saturday at 11pm on your local GPB station or listen live on www.gpb.org.

In need of a good music fix? K'naan, Somalian rap artist, is performing live at Vinyl in Atlanta. Check back for my '2 cents' on the show.




Pic courtesy of www.myspace.com/knaanmusic
Log on to www.knaanmusic.com for more information.

Im always curious to know who's listening and where they are from. Want me to shout out your town, city, group or country? Send me a comment on this post and listen to the show on Saturday at 11pm Eastern on GPB.

I love new bands! Have you heard any great bands lately that are flying under the radar? Do they play, write, or spin global music? If so, send me a comment on this post and a link to where I can check them out. You never know, they may be featured on a future show!

Ms. Unique