Sat 4 Jan
Rashid Behbudov - Kuchelere su sepmishem
Azerbaijani classical music.
Sun 8 Dec
Pietari & Kohtalon Kauppiaat - Täysikuu
Fri 15 Nov
The Don issac Ezekiel Combination - Ire (Cottam Re-work)
Soundway Remixed is a long overdue digital round-up of most of the remixes issued on the label over the past 11 years.
Fri 8 Nov
Mahmoud Awad - Dance To Death
Totally weird Arabic post-music/ecstatic dhikr neo-psych whatever from the future.
Marko Melkon - The Little Refugee
Melkon was born Marko Alemsherian in 1895, an Armenian in Ottoman Smyrna (now Izmir, in Turkey). To avoid being drafted into the Ottoman army, he fled to Athens in 1912 before making his way to New York in 1921. [via]
Alhaji Bai Konte by Marc Pevar
Gambian Alhaji Bai Konte is a musician, story teller and holy man who plays the Kora. This 16mm film by Oliver Franklin and Marc Pevar depicts a day-in-the-life of the late virtuoso.
Hugo Mendez (Sofrito) Live from Paris @ Red Light Radio 10-12-2013
Hugo Mendez from the mighty Sofrito label on Red Light Radio live from Paris
Thu 7 Nov
Compay Quinto - El diablo
Sun 20 Oct
T. Brinda - Kirtana (Poniah Pillai)
Filmed in Seattle Washington June 1969. via thebranchdravidian.
Abdoulaye Diabate - Mamou Diallo
Video clip by Abdoulaye Diabaté (Mali). Probably recorded in Koutiala, where he lives. More info and more music by Abdoulaye Diabaté
Fri 13 Sep
Zeynəb Xanlarova SƏHƏR-SƏHƏR 1982 AZTV (by TURAL AZE)
Azerbaijani singer Zeyneb Hanlarova live.
Tue 10 Sep
Kurtuluş Türkgüven - Çeşm-İ Siyah
One of the most underrated musicians of the 80s Turkish music scene, the late Kurtuluş Türkgüven live with his band.