Time-honored folk tunes from Vestfold find new life with the help of singer Tone Krohn. The album contains a mixture of songs and traditional music recorded in the magnificent St. Magnus Cathedral on the Orkney Islands by an artist with extensive experience in the realm of folk and traditional music whose distinctive achievements include arrangements for Grammy-nominated Trio Mediaeval.
Like the flora and fauna of her Madagascar homeland, Lala Njava's music is distinctive and unique. Listen out for her silvery wandering voice, lush rolling guitars and rippling percussion on her striking debut album.
Contains eighteen tracks from some of the foremost artists and groups in the world of Irish music. Artists such as Clannad, Planxty, Shaun Davey, Stockton's Wing, Christy Moore, and Moving Hearts are all featured here, as well as tracks frommaster uilleann piper Liam O'Flynn featuring Mark Knopfler, top Galician piper Carlos Nunez, Davy Spillane joined by Bela Fleck and Jerry Douglas, Rita Connolly, and guitar duo Nollaig Casey and Arty McGlynn.
Having founded the country’s first ever rock and roll group in 1957, Erkin Koray is regarded worldwide as the father of Turkish rock. Forging western sounds with his own inimitable musical mastery, he self-produced singles and LPs throughout the 1960s and 1970s that shook and altered Turkish society. Sublime Frequencies is pleased to present this collection of rare tracks and lesser-heard singles. All tracks were recorded and released in Turkey between 1970 – 1977 and culled from Koray's personal vinyl collection. Includes exclusive photos and remastered audio.
One of the most sought after Regional Mexican artists, El Muchacho de la Voz Ronca, Remmy Valenzuela presents his new album. After the success of his number one Debut on Billboards Latin Albums Sales Charts with the album De Alumno a Maestro, Remmy presents this new album that includes 20 never unreleased tracks.
Celebrating fifteen years together, the boys of BossaCucaNova utilize optimistic Brazilian nationalism as the foundation of their latest album. The upbeat eleven-track record focuses equally on Brazil's other homegrown concoction, samba.
Following the release of his hit debut album, the anticipation for new material from Luis Coronel has reached a fever pitch. Now he is back with his second album, which includes the hit single Tenerte.
Sie7e's fourth album release is a collection of eight recordings. Among them is the 2013 smash hit, So What. Several of the featured tracks were co-written by Sie7e and Claudia Brant, a very succesful songwriter from California with a large list of hits under her belt, who's written for some of the biggest Latin artists throughout the world. Among these songs is the first single, Tocando El Cielo.
Drawing from their own Mongolian, Bulgarian, and French origins, Violons Barbares build a unique sound space. Their second album explores many new directions without losing one drop of their phenomenal energy.
This set offers a stellar aural portrait of the biggest shakeup in Thailand’s musical history, as the country moved from its early 20th century percussive, instrumental, classical style (thai ka son) to the more vocal lak thung and molam, both of which centered on vocals, were shorter in length, were easily pressed on vinyl and sold in shops.
Starting with a classic from the 1950's and progressing to the new millenium, these songs tell the story of Sufi music in India and its influence on the more folklorish Qawwali, a music consumed on a daily basis in Bollywood. Includes two discs.