World Music in Canada [04/30 – 05/06]

30 Apr

Canada is an exciting microcosm of the world’s music, drawing artists from all over the globe. You can dance to a hot Latin band, enjoy the delicate beauty of love songs from India and Pakistan, or sway to the rhythms of calypso and reggae. Join us this week as we explore this surprisingly rich music scene.

 

ARTIST

SONG

ALBUM

LABEL

COUNTRY

TIME

1

Amanda Martinez

Cántame

Sola

Amanda Martinez

Canada / Mexico

4:09

2

Alex Cuba Band

Fuego

Humo de Tabaco

Shell Records

Cuba / Canada

4:25

3

Martin Leon

Je m’demande

Le Facteur Vent / Quebec

Celestone Music / Putumayo

Canada / Quebec

3:15

4

Bia

Mariana

Carmin / Brazilian Lounge

Audiogram  / Putumayo

Brazil / Canada

3:12

5

Kobo Town

St. James

Independence

Self-Released

Trinidad / Canada

3:00

6

Pacifika

Chiquita

Asuncion

Six Degrees Records

Canada / Peru

4:00

7

Ndidi Onukwulu

Water

No, I Never

Ndidi Onkukwulu Songs / Jericho Beach Music

Nigeria / Canada

3:01

8

Pascal Lejeune

Bilingue in Paris

Le Commun des Bordels / Acoustic France

Pascal Lejeune / Putumayo

Canada / New Brunswick

3:13

9

Florent Vollant

Nitshiuenan

Katak / Quebec

D7 Recordings / Putumayo

Canada / Quebec

3:41

10

Dobacaracol

Etrange

Soley / Quebec

Indica / Putumayo

Canada / Quebec

3:36

11

Ashley MacIsaac with Mary Jane Lamond

Sleepy Maggie

Hi, How Are You Today / Celtic Tides

Ancient Music / Putumayo

Canada

4:00

12

Kiran Ahluwalia

Vo Kuch (Passion)

Beyond Boundaries / India

Kiran Music / Putumayo

India / Canada

4:00

13

The Bilz

Ban Thanke

The Bilz

Times Music / Bilz Music Canada

India / Canada

4:00

14

Marco Calliari

L’Americano

Mia Dolce Vita / Italia

Casta Nostra / Putumayo

Italy / Canada

4:03

15

Celso Machado

Despedida

Jongo Le / Brasileiro

Daqui / Putumayo

Brazil / Canada

3:30