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Ethnic Multicultural


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Zela Margossian Quintet - Ceasefire     Ethnic Multicultural, Ambience, Jazz, Instrumental 29/11/2018
Margossian draws influence from an elaborate range of middle-eastern music, resulting in melodies that juggle speed, calculation and experimentation alongside a sometimes soft, windswept mood.
With bounding progressions and interjecting instrumentals, Ceasefire is the second single off Transition – a richly textured progressive world jazz album with heavy Armenian influences.

Xylouris White - Only Love     Ethnic Multicultural, Folk, Punk 07/02/2018
A passion for exploration comes naturally to Xylouris White, the ruggedly visionary duo formed of Cretan lute player George Xylouris and Australian drummer Jim White (The Dirty Three).
"A rollicking yet passionate stomp of a song featuring White’s propulsive drumming, which gives room for Xylouris’ incredibly dexterous, heavy metal-like lute, an infectious hook, and sonorous baritone, singing lyrics in Greek ... possessing a swooning and urgent passion, the song reveals the duo’s mischievous, free-flowing improvisational-like nature."

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Other tracks by Xylouris White:  Daphne
Apakatjah - Irriti Nyinapayi     Ethnic Multicultural, Australian Indigenous 22/09/2017
From the desert of Central Australia comes Apakatjah, an acoustic duo combining intricate guitar work with ancient languages & stirring harmonies
With a slight hint of “dessert reggae” and their signature acoustic guitar riffs to drive the song home the duo fuse English lyrics and escape with their traditional language to create a contemporary yet ancestry rich masterpiece.

2017 NATIONAL LIVE MUSIC AWARDS NOMINEE: Live Act of the Year (NT Awards)

The Royal High Jinx - French Quarter     World, Dance, Acoustic, Instrumental 21/03/2017
Original gypsy music for dancing. Inspired by European roots and loved by late night festival-goers for their energy and exuberance.
Fun upbeat gypsy-sounding tune, inspired by dancing on the street in the French quarter of New Orleans.

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Other tracks by The Royal High Jinx:  Wheel of Poor Choices  -  Wine and Dine Waltz
Marguerite Montes - All The Time In The World     Jazz, World, Country 14/03/2017
Marguerite's songs will spirit you away to warm and beautiful places as the sun after a long cold winter... Peter Urquhart’s passionate and sublime violin is the prefect accompaniment.
All the time in the world is a beautiful song which took shape in the studio. It was improvised on the spot in the recording session. What you hear is what happened in the moment.

Other tracks by Marguerite Montes:  Navegar  -  Big Beautiful smile
Amanaska - The Only Way     Ethnic Multicultural, Electronic, World, Chill 26/10/2016
Amanaska create an unforgettable, immersive journey around our multicultural world. 
The Only Way was inspired by and quotes Simon read somewhere about the way adults lose their sense of wonderment and the ability to enter imaginary worlds and truly dream - like they did as a child.

Other tracks by Amanaska:  Run From It  -  Nothing In This World
mistery + Werd - Family Matters     Hip Hop, Rap, Ethnic 03/10/2016
Sydney based MC mistery is one of the godfathers of Australian hip-hop. From his involvement with Brethren to his graffiti work, his music is straight and true to the elements.
Family Matters is an assertion of hip-hop music with respect for your heritage. mistery and Werd deliver a track that has a positive energy and beat, with conviction in their voices.

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The Shabbab - We Keep Coming     Rock, Punk, Ethnic 05/08/2016
“The Shabbab are gloriously unhinged onstage, an exhibition of all that is rock and roll and right with live music” – BMA Magazine
'We Keep Coming' is the first single from The Shabbab's debut LP Garlic. Garlic builds and strengthens on the themes Melbourne’s favourite wogs have made themselves known for. Including themes of Australia's inherent racism towards refugees and indigenous land rights to songs about love and addiction.


Other tracks by The Shabbab:  Big Brother
Hui Fei Ngoo - Mimosa Pudica     Pop, Rock 25/03/2016
20-year-old Melbourne based Mandarin Pop/Rock singer-songwriter/producer. Specializes in music & lyric composition, mixing & mastering and performance. He sings, plays piano and guitar.
The people who criticize you often do not know you, don't try to be someone else, be yourself~ Hope you like this original song "Mimosa Pudica", and I hope you can share it out and support original music! :)

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Juliana Areias - Flecha ( Arrow)     Jazz, World, Ethnic, Roots 29/07/2015
The Bossa Nova Baby, Juliana Areias, has been compared to Bebel Gilberto, the genre’s golden girl. Now this Sao Paulo-born singer is the toast of Perth’s jazz scene." The Australian.
A fast and energetic samba song inspired by Rio de Janeiro to celebrate its 450 years as a city. The city's full name is St Sebastian of Rio de Janeiro. St Sebastian usually is painted holding arrows in his hands. Also arrows analogies to The cupid Love Angel, Greek Centaurs.

WAMAWARD NOMINEE 2016:Best World Music Act

Other tracks by Juliana Areias:  Night in Takapuna  -  Mare Cheia ( Full tide)
Avi And The Uprising - Wahe Guru     Folk, Rock, Ethnic, World 17/04/2015
A golden bass baritone voice, infectiously hummable choruses, distinct and original lyrical imagery, innovative world fusion arrangements and critically acclaimed videos have powered singer songwriter Avi's musical uprising.
A runaway hit on BalconyTv, this song has an infectious chorus, lush acoustic world sounds with rich esraj (a cross between the violin and the sitar) harmonies layered to perfection, powerful bass baritone vocals and a message of keeping the faith in this crazy world delivered with wit and passion!

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Other tracks by Avi And The Uprising:  Boom Boom Shiva  -  Tamasic Electric Tools
Society Of Beggars - Hyena     Rock, Ethnic, Psychedelic 23/03/2015
Society Of Beggars combine rock, soul, Greek & Balkan, classic rock and heavy blues. They fashion these different styles into something new, genuine and deeply humanist.
Debut single from Society of Beggars. Alternative Rock & Roll band from Melbourne, Australia. Produced by Rob Long and Mastered by Lindsay Gravina at Birdland Studios. 2015.

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Mzaza - Ghosts     Ethnic Multicultural, Folk, Ethnic 12/03/2015
With first single ‘Enfants du Chemin (Children of the Road) nominated for Best Song [World] in the upcoming Queensland Music Awards, anticipation is growing for Mzaza’s second LP Ghosts.
A song about the haunting memories of an unlived life, ‘Ghosts’ is the title track from Mzaza's second LP.

Ann Leung - Mahatma     Ethnic Multicultural, Drum 'n' Bass / Jungle, World, Gay Alligned 03/12/2014
in search of beautiful….Ann seeks to create “insanely beautiful spaces” through the energy and healing power of music. Honest, evocative, inspirational, and quirky. Come, share the journey.
Organic tribal rhythms, tabla drums, chanting, psychedelic sitars, vintage electrics - an uplifting tribute celebrating the teaching and spirit of Mahatma Gandhi

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Other tracks by Ann Leung:  Mia's Song  -  Sky Meets Land
Crisis Mr. Swagger - Mustang Music     Hip Hop, Rap, RnB, Soul 12/08/2014
Australian based, International Hip-Hop artist.
It's about a mans obsession for only one brand of car and he expresses his love like he would do a girl he was in love with.

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Other tracks by Crisis Mr. Swagger:  Breaking Bad
Sonu Tolani - Hati-Hati     Hip Hop, Rap, World 07/07/2014
With smooth vocals and bi-lingual raps, Sonu connects the Indonesian and Australian culture by melting together traditional Indonesian sounds with urban street beats.
Hati-Hati is a fun track about the dating scene, with positive messages for girls to watch out for players and guys watch out for gold diggers.

Other tracks by Sonu Tolani:  Bali Avenue  -  Ride With Me
Mantist - My Mother     Hip Hop, RnB, Rap 14/06/2014
Mantist emerged out of the dusts of the war-torn South Sudan. The hip hop/spoken word artist spent 9 years in refugee camps with dreams that couldn't possibly be fulfilled.
This track we written as a dedication to our single mothers and all the other single mothers and mothers in general who are or maybe struggling with raising their kids. In spite that they may be unsung heroes, we want them to know that they're appreciated for all their struggle.

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Other tracks by Mantist:  How we do in Brizzy ft Doreen  -  Keep it Raw
Urban Sound - Run This Town 2     Hip Hop, Reggae, RnB 14/06/2014
After a long break the legends of classic Hip Hop ‘Urban Sound’ return with their second album titled ‘Urban Sound Part 2’, due for release in summer 2015.
If you love a bit of classic hiphop with twist of R&B and reggae to keep you moving, then "Run This Town 2" is the answer. Enjoy the collaboration of 7 hiphop artistes spilling their unique styles.

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Other tracks by Urban Sound:  I Made It
Koné Express - Groove Come To Me     World, African, Jazz, Reggae 13/05/2014
“Bassidi wields through mastery of the djembe, balafon and the songs of tradition. It results in performances that exude freedom and delight audiences all over the world” -
Groove Come To Me is Koné Express in full swing with special guests vocalists Siobahn O Rourke and Lamine Sonko. Also features Bouba Gaye on congas. This is a really fun track with lots of tribal percussion and a catchy bass riff. Its actually a love song!!

Other tracks by Koné Express:  Sunu  -  Walk Till you Dance
Stella - Mauriciens en Australie/Mauritians in Australia     World, Dance, Atmospheric, Ambience 10/05/2014
A multi lingual singer/songwriter who performs all genre with passion and a unique style that makes you want to dance, laugh, cry and reminisce about life & love
This song is about growing up in Australia as a migrant from Mauritius and trying to balance traditions, adapting to the Australian way of life as well as fusing cultures. The heckler in the background is making fun of keeping the culture.
Make you want to get up & dance

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Other tracks by Stella:  Gone Too Soon  -  Beautiful Day