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Latest CDs and DVDs February 2006

Finished copies of the following CDs and DVDs were received in the fRoots office during February 2006, the production period for the April 2006 issue. Please note that we do not list or review from advance CDRs or music outside fRoots' remit (see FAQ pages). Inclusion in these listings does not automatically mean that a printed review will follow, though it is more likely.

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Abnoba Vai Facile (Felmay/ Dunya)
Tom Acton Dark River Tumbling (Full Spiral)
Aïwa Elnar (Wikkid)
Amayenge Mangoma Kulila (Mondo Music)
Ambrozijn Krakalin (Home)
Aulaga Folk No Es Mala Leña (Armando)
Ambrose Adekoya Campbell London Is The Place For Me 3 (Honest Jons)
Joan Baez Bowery Songs (Proper)
Balkan Cabaret Somewhere Far Away (own label)
Battlefield Band The Road Of Tears (Temple)
Sangeeta Bandyopadhyay Bhakti (Felmay/Dunya)
Asha Bhosle Love Supreme (Times Square)
Frances Black & Friends This Love Will Carry (Dara)
Tom Bliss Mixed Moss (Slipjig)
Anouar Brahem Le Voyage de Sahar (ECM)
J.T. Brown The Chronological J.T. Brown 1950-1954 (Classics)
Kevin Brown Tin Church (Doodah)
Steve Byrne Songs From Home (Greentrax)
Céide Out Of Their Shell (Céide Music)
Stella Chiweshe Double Check (Piranha)
Roy Clinging & Neil Brookes Another Round (Wild Goose)
Shirley & Dolly Collins Snapshots (Fledg'ling)
Cooper & Bolton The Savage Hornpipe (Big Chain)
The Crooked Jades World's On Fire (Jade Note Music)
Celia Cruz Latin Music's First Lady (Manteca)
Danansooz At Last (Folk Sound)
Christopher Dean Celtic Journey (Cairney Hill Music)
Deep Elem Lost In The Woods (Reveal)
Deux Accords Diront Gardadvergur (Home)
Dobranotch Gagarin Chochek (Orange World)
Ensemble de Musique Classique Arabe de l'Université Antonine Musique de l'Epoque Abbasside (Inedit)
Finis Terrae El Canto de la Mulata Rusa (Sonifolk)
Martin Furey Monkeys Wedding (own label)
Golestan Golestan (Du Store Verden!)
Grupo Naidy ¡Arriba Suena Marimba! Currulao Marimba Music From Colombia (Smithsonian Folkways)
Buddy Guy & Junior Wells Messin' With The Kids (Castle M susic)
Hazmat Modine Bahamut (Geckophonic)
Hoover The Dog New Tricks (own label)
Bingui Jaa Jammy & The Jahman People Golem 13 (Vent d'Echange)
Jefira Attamanni (Artéka Productions)
Kal Kal (Asphalt Tango)
Kékélé Kinavana (Stern's Africa)
Reem Kelani Sprinting Gazelle (Fuse)
Lao Kouyate Pourquoi Tout Ça? (Felmay/ Dunya)
Nguyen Le, Paulo Fresu & Dhafer Youssef Homescape (ACT)
Lehto & Wright feat. Matt Jacobs The Thrashing Machine And Other Stories (New Folk)
Babar Luck Care In The Community (Rebel Music)
Lúnasa  (Compass)
Magou & Dakar Transit Africa Yewul/ Africa Wake Up (Network)
Miriam Makeba Her Essential Recordings: The Empress Of African Song (Manteca)
Moudou Ould Mattalla & The Singers Of El Mouna Mauritanie: Guitare des Sables (Buda)
Maurice El Médioni & Roberto Rodriguez Descarga Oriental - The New York Sessions (Piranha)
Jim Moray Jim Moray (Niblick Is A Giraffe)
Ojos de Brujo Techarí (Diquela)
Orange Blossom Everything Must Change (Wrasse)
Orchestre Virunga Song & Dance (Virunga)
Katerina Papadopoulou Anatoli, Anatoli Mou (Polytropon)
Pêcheurs de Perles Wahed (Buda)
Piper's Crow Piper's Crow (own label)
Planet Woman Reeling In The Pacific (Ode)
Karine Polwart Scribbled In Chalk (Spit & Polish)
Grupo El Poncho & Orquesta Chirimia America Latina... El Viaje (Alfa Music)
Romica Puceanu & The Gore Brothers Sounds From A Bygone Age Vol. 2 (Asphalt Tango)
Jon Redfern May Be Some Time (own label)
Lou Rhodes Beloved One (Infinite Bloom)
Bonnie Rideout A Scottish Fiddle Collection (Maggie's Music)
James Ross James Ross (Greentrax)
Salsa Celtica El Camino (Discos Leon)
Samite Embalasasa (Triloka)
The Slackers Peculiar (Hellcat)
Christina Smith & Jean Hewson August Gale (Borealis)
Jamie Smith Jamie Smith (own label)
Suntrap Sweet East River (own label)
Sytek & Davies From The Shadow Of The Citadel (Llama Mama)
Tanglefoot Captured Alive (Borealis)
Sara Tavares Balance (World Connection)
Tengir-Too Mountain Music Of Kyrgyzstan: Music Of Central Asia Vol. 1 (Smithsonian Folkways)
Chris Thile & Mike Marshall Live Duets: Mandolins, Mandola And Mandocello (Sugar Hill)
Think Of One Trafico (Crammed Discs)
Patrizio Trampetti & New Folk Band Quello Che Il Pubblico Non Saprà Mai (Alma Music)
Dan Treanor & African Wind feat. Rex Peoples Mercy (Plan-It Productions)
Tres Fan Ball A Peu de Plaça (Edimusic)
Larry Unger & Ginny Snowe Waltz Time II (Black Socks)
Various A Night In Buenos Aires (Metro Doubles)
Various Africa Crioula Vol.1 (Difference Music)
Various AfricaVision: Musical Anthology Of African Cinema Vol.1 (Buda)
Various The Best Of Studio One (Heartbeat)
Various Brésil: De Bahia aux Sertões 1939-1955 (Frémeaux & Associés)
Various Classic Railroad Songs (Smithsonian Folkways)
Various Downbeat The Ruler: Killer Instrumentals From Studio One (Heartbeat)
Various The Essential Guide To India (Union Square)
Various Full Up: More Hits From Studio One (Heartbeat)
Various Gamelan Of Central Java: VI. Kraton Surakarta (Felmay/ Dunya)
Various Gamelan Of Central Java: VII. Edge Of Tradition (Felmay/ Dunya)
Various Le Gang Rebel du Faso (Vent d'Echange)
Various Oriental Garden Vol. 4 (Lola's World)
Various The Rough Guide To Flamenco Nuevo (World Music Network)
Various The Rough Guide To The Music Of Tanzania (World Music Network)
Muddy Waters King Of Chicago Blues (Proper)
Hasan Yarimdünia Hasan Yarimdünia: Dardanelles, Turquie, Gelibolu (Innacor)


Barrington Levy Wanted (2b1 Multimedia)
Miriam Makeba Live At Bern's Salonger, Stockholm, Sweden, 1966 (Union Square Pictures)
Morgan Heritage Live In San Francisco (2b1 Multimedia)
Duke Robillard & Friends A Special Evening With... Live At The Blackstone River Theatre (Dixiefrog)
Various Africa (Palm World Voices)
Various Vedic Path (Palm World Voices)
Various Video Culture Splash (Heartbeat)
The Wailing Souls Classic Jamaican Flava (2b1 Multimedia)

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