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Tuesday Beat Blender (Music)

Music you are unlikely to hear elsewhere on the dial. Music which might remind you of where you have been and/or where you desire to go. The world music we play has been recorded both near to and very far away from WEFT. World music is from everywhere. National Native News airs from 2:00 – 2:05PM presenting news from the Native American community. Deutsche-Welle Radio News airs from 3:00 – 3:05PM with world headline news.

Tue Aug 4th 2015 2.00pm–4.00pm

R=listener request. N=music new at the station. L=local music. Your purchases using the Buy it! links help support the station.

Time zone: central

2:51pm

The Iron Horse “Helen of Kirkconnel”
from Discover Music From Scotland CD Comp (ARC 2015) N  —3:31, was a Scottish Celtic music band formed in 1990. they wrote and performed a broad spectrum of Scottish folk music. SPlit in 2001 but reformed in 2004 to record another album to fullfill a contract. 10 members. 6 albums

2:46pm

Nathan Gourley & Laura Feddersen “Quinn's / The Graf Spey (Featuring Brian Miller)”
from Life Is All Checkered CD Album (self-released kabanjak.bandcamp.com 2014) —2:52, Nathan Gourley(fiddle,guitar), LauraFeddersen(fiddle), BrianMiller(guitar,bouzouki), Laura Feddersen grew up in a musical family in Bloomington, Indiana playng for square/contra/set dances. Nathan Gourley from MN. BM from group Bua.

2:42pm

Nathan Gourley & Laura Feddersen “The Fairest Rose”
from Life Is All Checkered CD Album (self-released kabanjak.bandcamp.com 2014) —3:20, Nathan Gourley(fiddle,guitar), LauraFeddersen(fiddle), BrianMiller(guitar,bouzouki), Laura Feddersen grew up in a musical family in Bloomington, Indiana playng for square/contra/set dances. Nathan Gourley from MN. BM from group Bua.

2:34pm

Outback “Cuban Connections”
from The Best Of Both Worlds: The Hannibal World Music Sampler CD Comp (Hannibal Records 1988) —4:22, Dance The Devil Away, from England. a world music group founded in the late 1980s by multi-instrumentalists Graham Wiggins & Martin Cradick. famous for its fusing of traditional Austraan aboriginal music w/modern western music

2:29pm

Midival Punditz “Rushing”
from Midival Times CD Album (Six Degrees 2007) —4:50, Based in New Dehli, India, Gaurav Raina and Tapan Raj combine high-tech electronica with a strong raga influence and by traditional Indian music (especially North Indian). Started in 1994. feat. voc:Kutle Khan & Malini Awasthi, Pandit Ajay Prasanna

2:22pm

Chico Trujillo “Chatito”
from Reina de Todas las Fiestas CD Album (Barbes Records (dist. Sanford Co.) 2015) N  —3:11, Jon Pareles, of the NY Times, called the band “a world-class party band” - title = The Queen of All Parties - recorded in Colombia, Mexico, Argentina and Chile - cumbia plus other influences

2:19pm

Chico Trujillo “Alturas”
from Reina de Todas las Fiestas CD Album (Barbes Records (dist. Sanford Co.) 2015) N  —2:10, Jon Pareles, of the NY Times, called the band “a world-class party band” - title = The Queen of All Parties - recorded in Colombia, Mexico, Argentina and Chile - cumbia plus other influences

2:12pm

Cusco “Apurimac”
from New Visions: World Rhythms CD Comp (Rhino 1990) —3:45, was a German cross-cultural music band named after the Peruvian city of Cusco, which was once the capital of the Inca Empire. an emphasis on South American flute sounds and melodies.

2:07pm

R. Carlos Nakai “Ancestral Home”
from Canyon Trilogy CD Album (Canyon Records 1989) —4:53, was a brass player through university and applied to play in armed forces band. Auto accident damaged his mouth and coudl no longer play well. Was given a traditional cedar flute and challended to learn to play it.


Like everything else, times are approximate. Spinitron and this station are not liable for errors or omissions.