SoundRoots / Spin the Globe Top 10 Albums for March 2006
1. Djelimady Tounkara: Solon Kono
2. Madrigaia: Pleiades
3. Anga: Echu Mingua
4. Frank London's Klezmer Brass Allstars: Carnival Conspiracy
5. Ugarte Anaiak: Ttakunetan
6. Toumani Diabate & Ali Farka Toure: In the Heart of the Moon
7. Fantazia: Mul Sheshe
8. Various Artists: The Rough Guide to Flamenco Nuevo
9. Susheela Raman: Music for Crocodiles
10. Julia Saar & Patrice Larose: Set Luna
[more world music charts]
And a new slew of reviews are available at Spin the Globe, some of which initially appeared here at SoundRoots. They include: Tagaq: Sinaa; Anga: Echu Mingua; Djelimady Tounkara: Solon Kono; The Yuval Ron Ensemble: Tree of Life; Hossein Alizadeh & Djivan Gasparyan: Endless Vision; Congotronics 2-Buzz 'n' Rumble from the Urb'n' Jungle; Layla Angulo: Live at the Triple Door; Madina N'Diaye: Bimogow; Susheela Raman: Music for Crocodiles; The Rough Guide to Bhangra Dance; Putumayo Presents Brazilian Lounge [read the reviews].
You can also hear the 3 March installment of Spin the Globe, featuring women in world music, as an mp3 - caution, it's 2 hours long (and about 55mb). You may wish to peruse the playlist before downloading it.