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Roots and Shoots on Phonic FM. 106.8fm in Exeter UK. Live streaming on www.phonic.fm

Wednesday, 30 April 2008

Now on Mondays from 6 to 8pm GMT

Yes, from this Monday 5th May rootsandshoots will be on air at these new times on Phonic FM

106.8 FM in Exeter and streaming online to the world on http://www.phonic.fm/

  • The first show in the series will be presented by Martin Hodge and Rich Cooke. Do email us if you have comments on or contributions to the show.

We'll be playing a range of music from around the world including tracks from albums sent to us by Wren Music (Peggy Seeger pictured right - in concert: Okehampton Mon 5 May 8pm) and talented singer/songwriter/guitarist James Hollingsworth.

  • Also...if you would like to play LIVE in the studio and have an online chat with us some time let us know. Comment here or email us (see right).

On Monday 29th April Martin Henning played....


Sandy Lopicic Orckestrar..Balkea..Balkea
Gus Viseur..Flambee Montalbanaise..Café de Paris 1930 - 41
Obsession..Le Bal des Lampions..Melodyssees
Plantec..Croisant de Letiez..Plantec
Alain Genty..La Douch du Pouldu..Le Grand Encrier
Tal Wilkinfeld..the river..Transformation
Pedro Brown..Cloudburst..Out of the Storm
Souk System..Baraket..Gnawaw Diffusion
No Tshuna Tsha..Alshi Vava..Alama Za Vidole
Daily Planet..Kitchen Girl/Locks of Dread..Millenium Live at The Loft, Glossop
Charlie Musselwhite.. Cha Cha The Blues..Stand Back
Straitjacket..No Escape..Straitjacket
Jilted John..Gordon is a Moron..True Love Stories
Manteca..De Todo..Tremendo Boogaloo
Lulo Rheinhart..Das U Day..Project No.2
Arvest..Distaol Bras..Deux Voix Deux Guitares
Auvo Kvartetti.. Auvo Kvartetti..Auvo Kvartetti
Querx..Nanna..Live In Berlin
Dalla.. Awel Vase..More Salt
Martha Tilston..Artificial..Folk Awards 2007
Oi Va Voi..Ladino Song..Laughter Through The Tears
Gotan Project..Diferente..Lunatico
Otras..Rotos en el Raval..Aires
Jon Hassel..Cobra..Earthquake Island

Wednesday, 23 April 2008

At least one more Monday morning show..

..next Monday 28th April from 10am to 12 noon with Martin Henning

We'd love to hear from you via the blog or the above email
or email the studio while we're on air: studio@phonic.fm

Monday, 21 April 2008

Playlist for Monday 21st April

Martin played Artist/Track/Album

Souk System..Ya Laymi..Gnawa Diffusion
Cheb Mami..Bledi..Meli Meli
Asere..Cjhez Toi ..Destinos
Mariachi Vardas de Tecatitii..Vargas..Lo Mejor de lo Major
La Familia Valera Miranda..El Penquito de Coleto..Cuba
Otras..Barrio de Tango..Aires
Gotan Project..Last Tango In Paris..Gotan
Sonja Kristina..Melinda More Or Less..Songs from the Acid Folk
Chouchen..Diana’s Rebec/Tourdion..One for You
Helena Torpy + Steve Turner..About Time..Sideways Air
Mick Holditch..The Banks of Green Willow..Horizons
Nick Wyte and Paul Wilson..Sailors + Erret Hornpipe..The High Tors
Alain Gentry..Melan Aour..Une Petite Lanterne

Helena Torpey pictured

Rich played Artist/Track/Album

Ray Barretto..Swing la Moderna..Best of
Pape & Cheikh..Kokoliko..Mariame
George Mgrdichian..Lost and Absent..One Man's Passion
Dock Boggs..Sugar Baby..Folk Roots #11
Juan Luis Guerra..5..Ojala que Llave
CafeCalic..Cap-Calderu..Folk Roots#11
Souad Massi..The Storyteller/A Day Will Come..Raoui
Sabu..Descarga Atomica..Latin Spectrum
Lojo..Kourchbene Bellissimo..Mediterranean Cafe Songs
Mariem Hassan..Id Chab..Folk Roots#21
Elias Ochoa..Yiri Yiri Bon..Tributo al Quarteto Patria

Saturday, 19 April 2008

Playlist for Monday 14th April

Rich Cooke played.... Artist/Track/Album

Dave Wood..For JT..Into the Light
Youssou N'Dour..Bamba the Poet..Egypt
Issac Delgado..Espana Tiene
The Sweet Talks..Eyi Su Ngaangaa
Djalti..Ya Salam Ala Sahara..Mediterranean Cafe Songs

Martin Henning played... Artist/Track/Album

Jean Luc Ponty..Open Mind..Open Mind
Dedale..Chroniques Urban..Chroniques Urbanes
Hoover The Dog..The Slippery Pollock..Scratch N Sniff
Jim Causley..Tuesday Day ..Fruits of the Earth Jim pictured left..caught unawares?
Les Rice..Stepdance Tunes..Merrymaking
Compagnie Giulia ..Branle de la Compagnie..Compagnie Giula
Eel Grinders..The Microwave..Voyage
Daily Planet..Fistful of Fingers..Clarke’s Secret
La Lionetta..Valona Nautu-Tour..Arzan
Bratch..Hassapo Servico..Bratch
Kneehigh Theatre..Euro Pop..Cymbaline
Tango Band..Blues On A Berlin Night..Berlin Nights
It's A Beautiful Day..White Bird..IABD
Alan Genty..Le Petit Encrier..Le Petit Encrier
Le Gop..Bliz – La Course des Nuages..Le Gop
Kepajunkera..Buenos Aires..Hiri
Hatfield & the North..Underdub..Rotters Club
Lulo Reinhardt..Pralensa..Projet No.1
Jon Hassell..Balla ..Earthquake Island
Pedro Brown..Nowhere To Run..A Long Journey
Pedro Brown..Laban..M’Bemba

Listen again this Monday 21st April 10am to 12 noon.

Wednesday, 9 April 2008

Extra Phonic FM show by Martin Hodge

Monday 9th April from 2 to 4 pm: Martin did an extra slot on Phonic FM with an even more varied selection of music than on rootsandshoots - ably assisted by Devon Krohn. Many thanks, Devs...

Tom Robinson..Living In a Boom Time..Living In A Boom Time
The Pogues..Fiesta..The Very Best Of...
Spin2..Yo To Be (In England)..Happy To Be In The World Pictured here
Ella Fitzgerald..Misty..Forever Ella
Le Quintet de Lukewarm Club De Budapest..I'm Gonna Sit Right Down..Unplugged
The Glen Miller Orchestra directed by Ray McVay..Pennsylvania 6-5000..Platinum Glen Miller
Yann Tiersen..Comptine D'Un Autre Ete: L'Apres Midi..Amelie
Michael Andrews/Gary Jules..Music From Donnie Darko
Buena Vista Social Club..El Carretero..Buena Vista Social Club
Besh O Drom..Talyata..Macso Himzes
Soft Cell..Say Hello Wave Goodbye..Memorabilia: The Singles
This Mortal Coil..Song To The Siren..This Mortal Coil
Tim Buckley..Dolphins..Morning Glory
Jeff Buckley..Hallelujah..So Real Songs
Martha Wainwright..Tower Of Song..I'm Your Man
Leonard Cohen..In My Secret Life
Tom Waits..Downtown Train..Rain Dogs
Dion..Serenade..King Of The New York Streets
Lunasa..Dr Gilbert/Devils Of Dublin/Black Pat's..Otherworld
The Boys From Melbourne Street..This Love..Songs From The Heart
Ojos De Brujo..Tiempo De Solea..Bari
Amy Newton..Australia..Lost For Words
Kat Jenkins & Jim Howden..Kat With Attitude..Solid Air
Bellowhead..Rambling sailor..E.P.Onymous
Kate & Anna McGarrigle..Foolish You

Next rootsandshoots next Monday 14th April from 10am to 12 noon

Monday, 7 April 2008

We hope you enjoyed the show...

Which song features that title line? No prizes but add a comment if you know..!!!

Anyway, we played the following. Artist..Track..Album

Spinach for Norman..Hopping Up Haytor..Ready to Start Again Theme tune
Telmany + Mayito Rivera..Marilū..Sound Of The World 2007
Kanda Bongo Man..Zing Zong..World Music World Party
Martins 4..Glass Of Water..Martins 4
Vlatko Stefanovski & Miroslav Tadic..More Cico Rece Da Me Zeni..Live In Belgrade
Vujicsics..Da Je Visnja..Serb & Croat Folk Music
Shirley Collins..Over the Hills And Far Away..The Power Of The True Love Knot
Cheb Mami..Alachi Alik...Meli Meli
Kroke..Rumenisher Tants..Trio
Sandy Lopicic Orckestrar..Jane Sandanski..Border Confusion
Kneehigh Theatre ..The Outsider’s Song..Cymbeline Soundtrack
Stanley Unwin..Artcraft..Rotatey Diskers with Unwin
John Shuttleworth..I Can’t Go Back To Savoury Now..4 Tasty Tracks Bonzo Dog Band ..My Pink Half Of The Drainpipe..Beast of the Bonzos
Obsession..Decolage Horaire..Melodyssees
Jonathan Shorland..Impetus 1 & 2 Not commercially available

JONATHAN is pictured here. Playing for d'Accord's BAL with Poisson Rouge in Topsham on SAT 19 APRIL. See d'Accord's Blog.

Poisson Rouge..Trilots..Made In Dawlish Not commercially available BUT contact us if you’re interested in a copy.
Jean-Michel Veillon & Yvon Riou..Bal Ha Daňs Plin..Pont Gwenn Ha Pont Stang
Carol Fran..Tou’ Les Jours C’Est Pas La Même..Our New Orleans 2005
Nitin Sawney..Moonrise..Prophesy
The Ipanemas..track from promo CD - not commercially available
Compagnie Giulia..Whereso I Go..Compagnie Giula Pictured right
La Lionetta..Potere del canto..Arzan
Miranda Sykes..Shape Of My Heart..Bliss
Alain Genty..Carnet De Route..Le Grand Encrier

Friday, 4 April 2008

More Monday morning shows

rootsandshoots is on Phonic FM for a few more Monday mornings. Tune in between 10am and 12 noon for an eclectic mix of music from Devon and the whole world! After that you can catch us in a new Monday evening slot.
Your cuddly presenters are
Martin Hodge (standing), Martin Henning (sitting left) and Richard Cooke (sitting right)

Sometimes there's one, sometimes there are two and, if you're lucky, you get three for the price of one!!
NEXT SHOW THIS MONDAY 7 APRIL 10am to 12 noon with the 2 Martins.

Tuesday, 1 April 2008

On Monday 31st March we played...

Links given to local artists' websites - where you may be able to listen to some of their music

Moving Hearts..The Storm..The Storm
Karine Polwart..Rivers Run..The Earthly Spell
Cachao..Club Social de Marianao..Master Sessions Vol 1
Cachaito..Mi Dos Pequenas..Cachaito
Denise Marie..Same Train..Message from Aphrodite
Los de Abajo..El Indio..Cybertropic Chilango Power
(not commercially available)
Waaberi..Cidlaan Dareemaya..New Dawn
Jacob do Mandolin
(not commercially available)
Patife..Sambassim..Brasil EP
Linda Thompson..All I See/Weary Life..Fashionably Late
Teddy Thompson..Tonight Will Be Fine..I’m Your Man
La MC Malcriado & Mayre Andrade..Mas Amor..Sound Of The World 2007
Lee Valley String Band..When First Unto this Country..Bringing It All Back Home
Four Brothers..Rumbidzai..Cooking Vinyl Sampler 1995
Ketama, Toumany Diabate & Danny Thompson (Songhai)..Jarabi..Hannibal Instruments
Fredy Sierra & Eligo Vega..Teresita..Vallenato
Cambron..No Se Olvida..La Voz del Changui
Sur Caribe..Anoranza por la Conga..Credenciales
Cheb Mami..Viens Habibi..Dellali
Tania Maria..Sangria..Best Of Tania Maria
The School Of Trobar..Tintagel Love Song..Love Songs & Trance Rhythms
Show Of Hands..Country Life..promo (Version available on the album Country Life)
Helena Torpy & Steve Turner..Because He Was A Bonny Lad/Up A Gum Tree..Sideways Air
In concert: Church House, S Tawton SAT 26 APR. Tickets 01363 85066
Goliards..Major Muineira/Remind Me..The Beasts Are Rising
Bellowhead..Rochdale Coconut Dance..E.P.Onymous