Monday, August 11, 2008

The Spice of Life 12 August 08

Alright even though I'm not convinced anyone reads this blog....

In case you are wondering (or not) what's playing tomorrow:

State of Bengal vs Paban Das Baul- Tana Tani various tracks
Krsna Das- CD Piilgrim's Heart various tracks
Midival Punditz remix Niyaz- Allahi Allah

Loungeclash- CD Dread Time Story- various tracks.
Loungeclash is a collaboration between Neil Sparkes from Temple of Sound and sam Dodson (Loop Guru) in a mix of 21st century lounge music, electronica and dub reggae.

Karsh Kale- CD Distance remixes of Distance originally on Realize
Marcel Khalife- Takkasim

1 Giant Leap- audio extract off the DVD What About Me?

Wednesday, August 06, 2008

The Spice of Life 5 August 08

You either heard or missed the following:

Toumani Diabate- CD Kaira

Ralph Towner / Wolfgang Muthspiel / Slava Grigoryan- CD From A Dream

Talking with Ralph Towner. Audio is from a previous interview I conducted with Ralph.

Ralph, Slava and Wolfgang will be touring Australia for the next 2 weeks. Dates below.

2008 Australian Tour, with Wolfgang Muthspiel and Slava Grigoryan

August 7 - Hobart, Theatre Royal
August 8 - Melbourne, National Theatre
August 9 - Canberra, Tilleys
August 10 - Canberra, Tilleys
August 12 - Sydney, The Basement
August 13 - Sydney, The Basement
August 14 - Brisbane, Brisbane Powerhouse
August 15 - Byron, Byron Community & Cultural Centre
August 17 - Darwin, Darwin Entertainment Center
August 20 - Adelaide, Dunstan Playhouse or Her Majesty's Theatre
August 21 - Perth, Octagon Theatre

An audio extract from the new 1 Giant Leap project- What About Me.

The Telltales- Under The Waterline. They are also having a record launch at the end of the month.
Sat 30th August Cat & Fiddle Hotel. 456 Darling St Balmain

Also coming up...

++++ JOSEPH TAWADROS QUARTET Live in Concert ++++

Joseph Tawadros (Oud), Matt McMahon (Piano), Dimitri Vouras (Clarinet)
James Tawadros (Egyptian Percussion)

Tuesday, 26th August, 2008. 8pm.
St. Stephens Church, 189 Church St, Newtown

Adult: $25 Concession: $20

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