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Monday, 22 February 2010

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Tonight we had a feature on The Man They Couldn't Hang (in Exeter Jail). Find out more about John "Babbacombe" Lee here. For info on Fairport's album click on the cover picture.

What we played:
The Tango Band..Tarantella..Berlin Nights
Dan Berglund's Tonbruket..Song For E..Tonbruket
Holdsworth, Pasqua, Haslip, Wackerman..Protocosmos..Blues For Tony
The Devil's Interval..Two Crows..Blood & Honey
Helena Torpey & Steve Turner..The Veteran / The Artichoke..Sideways Air
Vach' Inton,g..Que La Cyprine Coule A Flots..La Melodie De La Vache Folk
Fairport Convention..I Was Sixteen (Part 1) + John My Son + St Ninian's Isle / Trumpet Hornpipe + The Verdict (read by Philip Sterling Wall) + Little Did I Think + Newspaper Reading (read by A.L. Lloyd) + Breakfast In Mayfair + Wake Up John (Hanging Song).."Babbacombe" Lee
Daughters Of Elvin..Ondas Do Mar De Vigo..Galdrbok
Celtech..Hot Step..Celtech
Blue Asia..Abyssinean Dub..Putumayo Presents World Lounge 2002
Husnu Senlendirici..Harnandali..A Night In Istanbul
The Roots Union..Sketches..promo
Songhai 2..Pozo Del Desseo..Beginner's Guide To World Music
Johnny Winter..Johnny B Goode..Johnny Winter Live
Flatville Aces..2 Step De L'Anse A Paille / Patassa 2 Step..Crawfish Trombones
Anghjula Potentini..Francesca Maria..fRoots 28
Stefano Saletti & Piccolo Banda Ikona..Tagama..Stari Most
Les Vagabonds De Gibolescu..Hora Les Vagabonds De Gibolescu
The Tango Band..All Kroked Up..Last Tango In Powys
Gjallarhorn..Kokkovirsi (Bonfire Song)..fRoots 28
Fernhill..Gladez & Katell..Llatai

Tuesday, 16 February 2010

Happy Birthday to Phonic

Phonic FM is 2 years old and rootsandshoots has been on Phonic EVERY Monday evening!
Enjoy and support the Phonic FM Birthday Bash this Saturday.
Details here.   

Tracks played on Monday 15 Feb were:
Dave Wood..Long Distance Love..Into the Light
Matt Norman..Mystery Jig / Moll In The Wad..Eight Days Light
Hoover The Dog..Swamp Fever..Distempo
Emil Cantedt..Polska..The Nyckleharpa
Donal Lunny..April the 3rd
Dolores Keane with Mick Hanly..My Love Is In America
Angel Brothers..Empty Chair..Angel Brothers
Celtech..Double Dutch..Celtech
Storvan..Ar Biniou..An Deiziou Kaer
Les Negresses Vertes..Orane..Mlah
Fatima Spar Und Die Freedom Fries..My Little Someone..Trust
Gadjologie..Blessed Relief..Gadjologie
Hi-Fi World Of Chinese Music: Erhu..#2
Blue Asia..Kun-Nu-Shu..fRoots 34
Mbilia Bel..Lisanga Bambanda..Bel Canto - Best Of The Genidia Years
The Tango Band..It's The Money That Matters..Last Tango In Powys
Poisson Rouge..track from demo
Wren Music..Birjina Gaztettobat Zegoen / Personent Hodie Medley..Midwinter
Peter Bellamy..Barbaree..Both Sides Then
Municipale Balcanica..Artigiana..Road To Damascus
Earl Zinger + Oi Va Voi..Gypsy..Laughter Through Tears
Esma Redzepova & Usnija Jasarova..Sao Roma..Mon Histoire
Taksim Trio..Gule Yel Degdi..Taksim Trio
Pendragon..Israeli Set..Continental Drift
Sandy Lopicic Orchestrar..Balkea..Balkea
Bert Jansch..Weeping Willow Blues..Legend

Tuesday, 9 February 2010

Music from around the world...

...including Devon, of course. This is what we usually play -  though admittedly there are certain countries that we have yet to feature. It's true that we don't play a great deal of Asian music - just because we don't have that much in our collections. So, it was good that both of us this week remedied this a bit by featuring Japanese and Chinese music. We'll do our best to widen our sphere of music even more. Promise!
So, on Monday 8 February Martin and Martin played...

Celtech..Multi Culture..Celtech
Angel Brothers..Days Like Diamonds..Forbidden Fruit
June Tabor..While Gamekeepers Lie Sleeping..Always
Chris Wood & Andy Cutting..Roseville Fair..Albion
Oi Va Voi..Od Yeshoma..Laughter Through Tears
Fatima Spar Und Die Freedom Fries..Kizilciklar Oldu Mu..Zirzop
Mariza..Que Deus Me Perdoe..Fado Em Mim
Sixto Silgado..Merengue Faroto..Rough Guide To Colombia
Tango Band..People Are Strange..Sweet Knedlik
Benzaiten..Osawa Kitajima..Benzaiten
Rebecca Worthley..Rainy Day..Morning Comes To Those Who Wait
Wan Xiao Nan..Liang Zhu..Guzheng
Erkan Dedeoglu..Hicaz Pesrev..A Night In Istanbul
Maurice El Medioni & Roberto Rodriguez..Rai Rock Rumba..North African Cafe
Spiro..The Darkling Plains..Lightbox
Show Of Hands..Arrogance Ignorance & Greed..Arrogance Ignorance & Greed
Hamon Martin..Les Dreys De Lits..Metamorphoses
Vananda Lovely Boys..Siyabamba Ngetango..African Renaissance
D J Mujava..Mugwanti..Ayobaness! The Sound Of African House
The Mamaku Project..Ascain..Karekare
Muzsikas..Forgacskuti Legenyes..Bartok Album
Taraf De Haidouks..Tiganeascu (Gypsy Dance)..Honourable Brigands, Magic Horses & Evil Eye
Macmaster/Hay..Rinn Mi Moch..fRoots 34
Gotan Project..Arrabel..Lunatica
E.S.T...Well Wisher..7 Days Of Trepidation

Monday, 1 February 2010

A musical trip to Turkey...

...with Murat Kaya in our studio tonight playing 4 musical pieces on the baglama, a Turkish instrument in the saz family. Excellent playing and singing!

The playlist:

Murat Kaya..4 #s including Haydar Haydar & Kaita..Live In The Studio
Richard Thompson..I Ain't Marching Anymore..The Life & Music Of Richard Thompson
Richard Thompson..1952 Vincent Black Lightning..Action Packed
Holdsworth, Pasqua, Haslip Wackerman..To Jaki, George And Thad..Blues For Tony
Edoardo Catemario and Oscar Casares..Tango Suite 1..Astor Piazzolla - Complete Works With Guitar
Ida Kelarova & Romano Ral..?
Ojos De Brujo..Donde Te Fan Metro..Aocana
Karl Denver..Wimoweh..The Best Of Karl Denver
Incwadi Yediphu..Moving Stars..African Renaissance
Eel Grinders..The Absent Piper..Aquamarine
Cengiz Ozkan..Deniz Daigasiz Olmaz..Turkish Cafe
Thunder Of The Swords..Harem..A Night In Istambul
Bonga..Recordando Pio..Live
Steeleye Span..The Dark-Eyed Sailor..Hark! The Village Wait
Bellowhead..Unclothed Nocturnal Manuscript Crisis..Umbrellahead
Denise Marie..Long And Loud..Messenger From Aphrodite
Celtech..Hot Step..Celtech