My Songs And A Poem

Estrella Morente
"One of our intentions was to keep the flavour of classic flamenco, while imbuing this 'deep song' (cante jondo) with contemporary feeling.… more »

Mama Mosambiki

Eyuphuro
Eyuphuro (EE-U-FOO-ROO) means "whirlwind" and their music draws on many influences, as African vocals and Arabic rhythms meet the delicate,… more »

Faso Denou

Farafina
Farafina’s music has a polyrhythmic structure that is both complex and yet immediately clear, but above all this music is an irrestible… more »

Exile

Geoffrey Oryema
Politics, particularly the politics of repression, are familiar as raw material for the singer-songwriter, but few have had the… more »

Beat the Border

Geoffrey Oryema
'Beat the Border' is Geoffrey Oryema's second album for Real World Records. One of the cornerstones of this recording is French guitarist… more »

Night to Night

Geoffrey Oryema
Now comes 'Night to Night', best described as a 24-hour daydream, a soundtrack to a life taking in memories of the Ugandan capital… more »

Majurugenta

Ghorwane
In the hot and dusty Gaza Province of Mozambique there is a small lake called Ghorwane that never runs dry, even in the hottest season.… more »

Out Of Stillness

Gopal Shankar Misra
The liquid and expressive sound of the vichitra veena lends itself wonderfully to Indian classical music's general aim of making an… more »

Yuan

Guo Brothers
The Guo Brothers come from a culture which does not differentiate, between folk and classical music, and their repertoire ranges from… more »

Music, Food and Love

Guo Yue
The hauntingly aching music on this CD charts an evocative journey through the life of the musician, composer and cook Guo Yue. From his… more »

Trance

Hassan Hakmoun
Hassan Hakmoun and his band take the ancient Moroccan musical tradition and update it with an upfront vitality. What results is part of the… more »

Jubilation

Holmes Brothers
Quickly established as significant new names on the blues scene with the release of their first two albums, The Holmes Brothers are… more »

Assembly

Hukwe Zawose
Tanzania has a made-to-measure musical ambassador in the person of Dr Hukwe Zawose: educator, instrument builder, cultural conservationist… more »

Chibite

Hukwe Zawose
Enchanting, innovative songs from Tanzania's national treasure, using the vital tools of his musical ancestors: thumb piano, fiddle flute… more »

Foxlight

Iarla Ó Lionáird
For his third solo album - Foxlight - the acclaimed singer Iarla O Lionaird delivers an impassioned and sublime set of personal songs,… more »

I Could Read The Sky

Iarla Ó Lionáird
Music written for and inspired by the film of the same name. An old man, at the end of his life, remembers. Alone in his bedsit in London… more »

The Seven Steps to Mercy

Iarla Ó Lionáird
Today, Iarla Ó Lionáird is the most exciting and innovative performer of Irish traditional unaccompanied song, as well as the haunting… more »

Invisible Fields

Iarla Ó Lionáird
"This album was always going to be different," he says. "I did it in my own house, with a tight team that I trusted. There are no club… more »