Rama Sreerama

U. Srinivas
The child prodigy of Karnatak music who has taken the mandolin, an instrument unknown in India, to unique classical heights. A recording… more »

Dead Men Don't Smoke Marijuana

S.E. Rogie
Floating from the bars of Sierra Leone comes palm wine music. With his mellow baritone and acoustic guitar, Rogie weaves gentle melodies… more »

The Zen Kiss

Sheila Chandra
An extraordinary exploration of vocal power and potential. "With a dexterous tonal range that's as bright as lightening and bold as a… more »

The Last Prophet

Nusrat Fateh Ali Khan
As well as his extraordinary skills and the depth of his understanding of classical music, Nusrat Fateh Ali Khan also has the incredible… more »

Djabote

Doudou N'Diaye Rose
Legendary master drummer of Senegal, a one-man repository of all that's old and new in Senegalese drum-lore. Composer and producer of… more »

Voices from the Distant Steppe

Shu-de
From deep in central Asia comes a unique recording of traditional Tuvan "throat-singing". Poignant and intimate folk songs and ritual… 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 »

Way Down Below Buffalo Hell

Jam Nation
In August 1992, the production and remix team of Mark Rutherford and John Gosling were asked by Peter Gabriel to create an album in seven… 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 »

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 »

La Candela Viva

Totó La Momposina y sus Tambores

Plus from Us

Various Artists
"After the music for 'The Last Temptation of Christ' was completed and released under the name 'Passion', we put out an accompanying record… 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 »

City of Love

Ashkhabad
Most members of Ashkhabad are traditional musicians, earning their living by playing at weddings. They take their name from the capital… more »

Table Songs of Georgia

Tsinandali Choir
Table songs are the musical expression of the Georgian cult of wine, and the Tsinandali Choir are famous for their stirring and powerful… more »

Devotional Songs

Nusrat Fateh Ali Khan
The music on this album concentrates mainly on traditional religious songs. Sufi belief is the mystical branch of Islam and advocates the… more »

Love Songs

Nusrat Fateh Ali Khan
The music on this album focuses upon the ghazal. The word ghazal is from the Arabic “to converse with women”, a dialogue between… more »

TrÌsan

Trísan
Ex-Clannad member Pól Brennan in collaboration with virtuoso Chinese flautist Guo Yue and Japanese percussionist Joji Hirota. A powerful… more »

Music At Matt Molloy's

Various Artists
Some of Ireland's finest traditional musicians join legendary Chieftains' flute player Matt Molloy and guitarist Arty McGlynn in Molloy's… more »