Track Listing 2016-04-22 #021

Beirut Biloma – X Ray
Baaba Maal & Mansour Seck – Bibbe Leydy
Omar Faruk Tekbilek – Dark Eyes

Scandi Segue
The Raveonettes – The Rains of May
Kate Havnevik – Still We Shine
Burning Spear – Tradition
Laba Sosseh – Aminata
Anna Maria Jopek – Kananga do Amor

Soley – Dutla

Friday Fado
Mariza – Por Ti!
Sa Dingding – Pomegranate Woman

Sa Dingding performing at Union Chapel 27th May 2010. She told us a very funny story about the origins of this song. In Yunnan province in China, there are 26 ethnic minority groups, and when she visited one group of people, she realised that without the hard-working women of the community, everything would “just stop!” The women look after the young, the old, and especially take good care of their husbands. “When the man gets drunk, she’ll put him on her back!” Dingding likens these women to pomegranates because they have rough skin due to all the hard work they do, but she thinks that they are soft and beautiful on the inside.


Bic Runga – Sway

Lila Downs – Dulce Veneno
Ferhat Tunç – Hewa sıle surı
Aziza Brahim – Baraka
Nouvelle Vague – Guns Of Brixton

Yé-Yé Girl
Louise Cordet – L’amour Tourne En Rond
Babymetal – Gimme Choko!

Shonen Knife – Till The End Of The Day
Rokia Traore – Obikè

Advertisements

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s