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Latest CDs and DVDs October 2006

Finished copies of the following CDs and DVDs were received in the fRoots office during October 2006. 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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Hussein Al A’dhami Maqams In Divine Enchantment (Papyros)
Rahim Alhaj When The Soul Is Settled (Smithsonian Folkways)
Steve Ashley Live In Concert (Dusk Fire)
Saban Bajramovic Herdelezi: 18 Original Recordings 1969-1984 (Croatia)
Saban Bajramovic with Boban Markovic Orkestar & Zlatni Dusa Roma (Jugovideo)
Raúl Barboza En Vivo en la Argentina (Frémeaux & Associés)
Robbie Basho Venus In Cancer (Tompkins Square)
Björnsdotter & Reid Grovt och Grant/Rough And Shiny (own label)
Boldwood Boldwood (own label)
Boom Pam Boom Pam (Essay)
Ba Cissoko Electric Griot Land (Totolo Ltd)
Comas Comas (Fréa)
Amparo Cortés Duende y Amores (Fréa)
J.D. Crowe & The New South Lefty’s Old Guitar (Rounder)
Penny Davies & Roger Ilot Big Water (Restless)
Johnny Dickinson Hilo Town (Hard Road)
The Dirty Dozen Brass Band What’s Going On (Evangeline)
Los Donneños Grabaciones Originales: Historic First Recordings 1950-1954 (Arhoolie)
Tom Doughty Running Free (Corker Music)
Kris Drever Black Water (Reveal)
The Dubliners Too Late to Stop Now! The Very Best Of The Dubliners (Demon Music Group)
Dukati Orkestar Dusa Roma/Gypsy Soul (Jugovideo)
Tim Edey Irish Music From The Dingle Peninsula And Beyond (Gnatbite)
Tommy Emmanuel The Mystery (Favored Nations)
Ensemble Roudaniyat Al-Hal – In Trance (Zimbraz)
Liu Fang The Soul Of Pipa Vol. 3: Pipa Music From Chinese Folk Roots (Philmultic)
Farida Departure: Iraqi Songs Of Love And Longing (Papyros)
Faudel Mundial Corrida (Universal)
Fishtank Ensemble Super Raoul (own label)
Toby Foyeh & Orchestra Africa Lagos – Ilu Eko (Kameleon)
Fred Combo Obsession (own label)
Ed Gerhard Sunnyland (Solid Air)
The Grascals Long List of Heartaches (Rounder)
Grupo Mono Blanco Soneros Jarochos (Arhoolie)
Grupo Nematatlín Mexique: Marimbas de Veracruz (Buda)
Tsuyoshi Hashimoto & Tôru Mitsui Songs, Ballads And Instrumentals (Previous)
Ruud Hermans & Dick van Altena Lonely 2 (Rounder)
Heron Upon Reflection/The Dawn Anthology (Castle)
Hyperborea Semmosta (Kansanmusiikki Instituutti)
Instinkt Grum (Go’ Danish Folk Music)
Iona The Circling Hour (Open Sky)
Jaune Toujours Jaune Toujours Live (Choux de Bruxelles)
Jerez – Texas Saó (Resistencia)
Kayhan Kalhor & Erdal Erzincan The Wind (ECM)
Vilde Katshke Flign Mit A Nign (Fréa)
Kila & Oki Kila & Oki (Kila)
Shona Kipling & Damien O’Kane Box On (Focal Music)
John Kirkpatrick Carolling & Crumpets (Fledg’ling)
François Kokelaere & Cédric Ricard François Kokelaere & Cédric Ricard – Percussion & Saxophone (Buda)
Kultur Shock We Came To Take Your Jobs Away (Koolarrow)
Kvasir Nye Sko (Go’ Danish Folk Music)
Susanne Lundeng Nattevåk (Kirkelig Kulturverksted)
William M. Macdonald Piobaireachd Volume 1 (Highlander Music)
Kevin Macleod Dorney Rock (Greentrax)
Magic Slim/Joe Carter That Ain’t Right (Delmark)
Mariza Concerto em Lisboa (EMI Portugal)
Paul Mark & The Van Dorens Trick Fiction (Radiation)
Luc Le Masne Un Français à Veracruz: Marimba Mexicain (Buda)
Iain Matthews Journeys From Gospel Oak – Expanded Edition (Castle)
Simon Mayor with Hilary James Music From A Small Island (Acoustics)
Micabox feat. Ayako Takato Hinemosu (Far Side)
Miguelito Essa Batida (Sacamata)
Tôru Mitsui American And British Songs, Ballads And Instrumentals (Previous)
David Munnelly Swing… (Fréa)
Munnelly Flaherty Masure Whenever (Fréa)
My Two Toms Field Recordings & Two (Mole In The Ground)
Elizabeth Nicholson Sink Or Swim (Waterbug)
Sam Pacetti & Gabriel Valla Union (Waterbug)
Pagan Folk Pagan Folk (Omnia)
Al Petteway & Amy White Winter Tidings (Maggie’s Music)
Michael Powers Prodigal Son (Baryon)
Prelude After The Goldrush: The Dawn/Pye Anthology 1973-77 (Castle)
Puhti Arkistomatkaoppaat (Lempilevyt)
Ranarim Morgonstjärna (Drone)
Pete Seeger Brothers & Sisters (Discmedi Blau)
17 Hippies Live In Berlin (Hipster)
The Shin EgAri (Jaro)
Shoormal Turning Tide (Greentrax)
Sierra Leone’s Refugee All Stars Living Like A Refugee (Anti)
Al Stewart A Piece Of Yesterday: The Anthology (EMI)
Al Stewart Famous Last Words (EMI)
Jimmy Sturr The Greatest Hits of Polka! (Rounder)
Harry Taussig Fate Is Only Once (Tompkins Square)
Ulman Vibes (HeiDeck)
Various American Music: The Hightone Records Story (Hightone box set)
Various Arctic Paradise: Contemporary Folk Music From Finland (Finnish Music Information Centre)
Various Guinea: Cultural Revolution (Syllart)
Various Friends Of Old Time Music: The Folk Arrival 1961-1965 (Smithsonian Folkways)
Various Hamish Henderson Collects – Volume 2 (Kyloe)
Various Mali: One Day On Radio Mali (Syllart)
Various Out Of Connemara (KiWi)
Various Repentistas Nordestinos (Cordae/La Talvera)
Various The Rough Guide To Latin-Arabia (World Music Network)
Various The Rough Guide To South Africa (2nd ed.) (World Music Network)
Various World Circuit Presents… (World Circuit)
Hannes Wader Mal Angenommen (Pläne)
Cedric Watson, Edward Poullard & James Adams Les Amis Creole (Arhoolie)
While & Matthews The Best Of… (Circuit Music)
Jah Wobble English Roots Music (Empathy)
Zadik Zecharia Kurdish Melodies On Zorna (Bo’ Weavil)


The Levellers Chaos Theory – Live (On The Fiddle)
Raúl Barboza En Vivo en la Argentina (Frémeaux & Associés)
Martin Carthy Guitar Maestros Series 1 (Sound Techniques)
Various Essential World Music (Sheer Sound)
Various From The Sitar To The Guitar: Brussels, 24 & 25 November 1995 (Kairos)
Various Spirit (Palm World Voices)

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