Andalucious Ensemble plays "Hassebni Khoud Krak", originally by the Algerian musician Dahmane El Harrachi (دحمان الحراشي), at Musica Vesheket Studio, Jerusalem. Dahmane El Harrachi (real name Abderrahmane Amrani), (July 7, 1926 – August 31, 1980), was an Algerian Chaâbi singer of Chaoui origin. His song Ya Rayah made him the best exported and most translated… Continue lendo ANDALUCIOUS ENSEMBLE – Hassebni Khoud Krak


ANDRÉ ANTUNES – If Rammstein were from Mongolia | Throat singing goes metal

André Antunes is a guitarist and YouTube personality from Portugal. Known for his excellent talents playing the electric guitar, André’s creative ability goes so much further than playing an instrument. He sees music, and in particular, heavy metal in real world events such as viral videos and TV interviews. Mongolian throat singing x Rammstein Chinggis… Continue lendo ANDRÉ ANTUNES – If Rammstein were from Mongolia | Throat singing goes metal


Los Mirlos (Spanish for "the Blackbirds") is a Peruvian cumbia band with origins in Moyobamba, Peru. The band was originally formed when some of the band's founders moved from the town of Moyobamba in Peruvian Amazonia to Lima in 1972; they were signed by the record label Infopesa the next year and would go on… Continue lendo LOS MIRLOS – Live on KEXP

MERCEDES SOSA – Acústico en Suiza (1980) | Remasterizado

La voz de la música Latinoamericana. Tal vez esa sea la mejor definición para Mercedes Sosa, cantora, que, en mas de cuarenta años de carrera recorrió todos los países del continente. Ella salió de la Argentina para Revolucionar la música popular con el movimiento Nueva canción. Reuniendo política con y musicalidad de los ritmos folclóricos… Continue lendo MERCEDES SOSA – Acústico en Suiza (1980) | Remasterizado

RASTAK – Kuchalar | Azerbaıjan | اجرای زنده قطعه آذربایجانی کوچه‌لر

"Kuchalar" is an Azerbaijani folk song that we recreate it. This song is one of the tracks from the "Borderless at Home" project. In this project, we are working on the music of Iran's neighboring countries to be a messenger of peace while depicting the beauty of Middle Eastern music and culture. The idea of… Continue lendo RASTAK – Kuchalar | Azerbaıjan | اجرای زنده قطعه آذربایجانی کوچه‌لر

NATALIA LAFOURCADE – La Llorona (2018)

Natalia Lafourcade (born 26 February 1984) is a Mexican pop-rock, jazz and folk singer and songwriter who, since her debut in 2002, has been one of the most successful singers in Latin America. Lafourcade's voice has been categorized as a lyric soprano. The legend of the Weeping Woman (La Llorona) “La Llorona” (“The weeping woman”)… Continue lendo NATALIA LAFOURCADE – La Llorona (2018)


Isabel “Chavela” Vargas Lizano (17 April 1919 – 5 August 2012) was a Mexican singer of Costa Rican birth. She was especially known for her rendition of Mexican rancheras, but she is also recognized for her contribution to other genres of popular Latin American music. She was an influential interpreter in the Americas and Europe,… Continue lendo CHAVELA VARGAS – La Llorona

HERMETO PASCOAL – Santo Antônio (1979)

Hermeto Pascoal (born June 22, 1936) is a Brazilian composer and multi-instrumentalist. He was born in Lagoa da Canoa, Alagoas, Brazil. Pascoal is a significant figure in the history of Brazilian music, mainly known for his abilities in orchestration and improvisation, as well as being a record producer and contributor to many Brazilian and international… Continue lendo HERMETO PASCOAL – Santo Antônio (1979)

INTERNATIONAL STRING TRIO – Those Were The Days (Дорогой длинною) | Russian Gypsy Folk Song

"Those Were the Days" is a song credited to Gene Raskin, who simply put a new English lyric and title to the Russian folk song "Дорогой длинною" (Dorogoj dlinnoju, literally "By the long road"), composed by Boris Fomin (1900–1948) with words by the poet Konstantin Podrevsky. It deals with reminiscence upon youth and romantic idealism.… Continue lendo INTERNATIONAL STRING TRIO – Those Were The Days (Дорогой длинною) | Russian Gypsy Folk Song


This comprehensive release is a celebration of the astonishing presence of the guitar in Russia at the beginning of the 19th century. Just the sheer number of composers featured on this 7CD album exemplifies how popular the instrument was. Though many of these composers have now fallen into obscurity, their works live on – discovered… Continue lendo THE RUSSIAN GUITAR: 1800-1850