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

Saturday, 30 August 2008

The Boys from Melbourne Street....

....will be playing live in the studio on Monday evening 1 September. Not to be missed. Check them out here:

Tuesday, 26 August 2008

Yesterday's Playlist

Richard Thompson..Waltzing's for Dreamers..Action Packed
Brendan Power..Si Bheag, Si Mhor..New Irish Harmonica
Eleftheria Arvanitaki & Stavros Logarades..Stis Akres Ap'ta Matia Soy..Routes
Mamak Khadem..Jostojoo..fRoots 31
Agricantus..Spunta La Suli..Italian Musical Odyssey
Denise Marie..I Gave You A Chance..Aphrodite & Outlaws Pictured: Denise Marie who played a wonderfully intimate set at The Northbridge, Exeter soon after our Monday show.
Radio Tarifa..El Quinto..Cruzando El Rio
Anibal Velasquez..La Arana..El Ritmo 2
Erhu..Picking Up Reed Flowers..HiFi World Of Chinese Music
Debashish Bhattarcharya..Aanadam..Award for World Music 07
James Hollingsworth..Beaten Out..Eight Your Nature
The Boys From Melbourne Street..Somewhere In Your Heart..Songs From The Heart
Anibal Palazolo..La Pequerna Fiesta..Entre Cuerdas
Orquest Reve..Runidera..Rumberos Latino Americano
Johnny Ventura..El Tabaco..JV Y Su Combo
Jony Iliev..Ma Maren Ma..Froots#21
Ida Kelarova..?..Romano Rat
Kalman Balogh & The Gipsy Cimbalom Band..Cigany Szinek..Roma Vandor
Joel Rubin Jewish Ensemble..Volekhi..Beregovski's Khasene
Nigel Kennedy & Kroke..Tribute to Maria Tanase..East Meets West
Maria Tanase..Trenule Masina Mica..Muzica De Colectie Vol 15
Alex Wilson..Oh Kuri..Inglaterra

Johnny Colon..Afincao..Best Of JC
Jacob Do Bandolin..?..?
Pupy..Suavecito Asi..Pupy Y Su Charanga
Fairport Convention..Restless..Rising For The Moon

Monday, 18 August 2008

Video of John & Bob on Roots and Shoots


Michel, Marcela, Rich and more...

We hope you enjoyed tonight's show. It was a pleasure to be able to bring you live music from our Columbian friends, Michel and Marcela, accompanied by our own Rich. Martin and I thought they were wonderful. The instruments Michel and Marcela played are all hand made by members of the Grammy award winning band Los Gaiteros de San Jacinto.
Martin Hodge

The CD tracks played were... Artist..Track..Album..

Davell Crawford..Gather By the River..Our New Orleans 2005
Mary Gauthier..Our Lady Of The Shooting Stars..That's Proper Folk
Teddy Thompson..Shine So Bright..Separate Ways
Christine Collister..Hallelujah..Love
Oi Va Voi..D'Ror Yikra..Laughter Through tears
Fred Combo..Pensée..Obsession
Gadjologie..Blessad Relief..Gadjologie
Dedale..Circus Confetti..Face Cachée
Melingo..En Un Bondi Color Humo..Maldito Tango
Les Boukakes..L'Alawi..Awards For World Music 07
Les Negresses Vertes..Zobi La Mouche..Routes
Gogol Bordello..Not A Crime..Awards For World Music 07
Les Vagabonds De Gibolescu..Hocas..Tsiganes A Et Konus
Otros..Sin Rumbo..Aires
Catriona McDonald..The Tiddal Troll..fRoots?
The Eel Grinders..The Hill Changes Colour..Voyage
Kris Drever..Braw Sailin' On The Sea..Black Water
June Tabor..Heather down The Moor..Anthology
Rosa Paeda..Facee..Facee
Stephan Delieq..Manette/Vivre..Accordion Diatonique
Zydecom Party..Dopsie's Cajun Stomp..Rocking Dopsi

Monday, 11 August 2008

Martins Two...

...had a great time in Sidmouth last week. Thanks to Carrie Atkinson, Pam Hayes, Spinach for Norman, Poisson Rouge, Chabotee and friends, Goliards, Bruce the lights and all who helped make the rootsandshootslive! events go so magnificently.

Pictured: Martin Henning with Poisson Rouge at Sidmouth Folk Week

Tonight on the show we played...

Dedale..Dentifrice au Chewing-Gum..Steve Reich Remixed
Gadgologie..Le Temps Des Aglos
Tango Band..Snosti & Ludo..Last Tanbo in Powys
Ivo Papazov..Habava/Turner's Dance..Dance Of The Falcon
Oi Va Voi..Ladino Song..Laughter Through tears
Rabih Abou-Khalil..Arabian Waltz..Arabian Waltz
Sandi Lopicic..Kupi Mi Majko Top..Balkea
The Incredible String Band..Maybe Someday..The Incredible String Band
Jack Elliott..It's Hard, Ain't It Hard..Rambling Jack
Martin Simpson..John Hardy..Righteousness And Humidity
Jackie Oates..Lark In The Morning..fRoots 31
Spin 2..Change Your Name..Happy In The World
The School Of Trobar..Elderflower Wine..Love Songs And Trance Hymns
Ibrahim Ferrer..Que Bueno Baila Usted..Ibrahim Ferrer
Taraf De Haidouks..Carolina..Band Of Gypsies
The Communards..Csardas..The Communards
Besh O Drom..Lazito..Macso Himzes
Habib Koite & Bamada..Massake..Afriki
Les Amazones De Guinee..fRoots 31

Saturday, 9 August 2008

Live in Sidmouth and Exeter

While Martin and Martin were living it up in the rain at Sidmouth Folk Week, Rich had a wild time in the Phonic FM studio with lots of people popping in for chats and music.

Rich's play list:
Gregorz Z Ciechowa..Piejo Kury Piejo..Froots#9
Papa Noel & Papi Oviedo..Bana Congo..Bana Congo
Radio Tarifa..Sin Palabras..Cruzando El Rio
Wilson Simonal..Nem Vem Que Nao Tem..Brasil Mix
Orchestra Baobab..Ndongoy Daara..Specialist In All Styles
Papo Lucca..Night In Tunisia..La Herencia
Virginia Rodriguez..Mares Profundos
Manolito Y Su Trabuco..Relampago..Control
Chris While & Julie Matthews..On My Way..Folk Awards 2006
Fairport Convention..Fotheringay..The History Of Fairport Convention
NG La Banda..El Abuso..Oye Siiii
Milton Nascimento..Saidas E Bandeiras..Maria Maria Ultimo Trem
Youssou N'Dour..No More..Eyes Open
Marilis Orionaa..Baram De Lua..Froots 9

Many thanks for the contributions from Latzo and Dave.