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World

Bringing the rhythms, instruments and styles of different cultures together. A celebration of Australia's ethnic diversity.

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Guyy & The Fox - Turkish Delight     Folk, Rock, Instrumental, World 17/08/2016
Guitar meets violin in this mesmerising and captivating duo. From folk ballads to soaring instrumentals and fast paced foot stompers.
Tuskish Delight showcases the instrumental talent of Guyy & The Fox. As with most of their songs, they were written on the fly and honed over many live performances - When performed live this song features loads of improvisation and spontaneous jamming and is never the same twice!

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Other tracks by Guyy & The Fox:  Runaway  -  Wake Up
Maria Forde - Sing a Song for Ireland (Irish Sons and Daughters)     Folk, World 17/08/2016
"Maria is a fine singer and gifted songwriter. ...her lyrics reflect an understanding of the human condition, its triumphs and disasters, it's bright peaks and dark corners...” — Eric Bogle
The title track taken from Maria's new album, Sing a Song for Ireland.

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Other tracks by Maria Forde:  Hard Times Come Again No More  -  Ship Ahoy
Peter O'Shea - The Healing Heart     Folk, Instrumental, World 17/08/2016
His playing is a meeting of worlds, the old and the new, a journey that tells a story through tunes and melodies and the tales that exist between the notes.
The Healing Heart, a beautiful track taken from Peter's album, Paying for the Crowns. It is an emotive, soaring piece that captures the spirit of the title.

Other tracks by Peter O'Shea:  Lazy Monday/Two Faces  -  October Day
Shanakee - Throw Your Troubles Away     Folk, World 17/08/2016
The appeal of Shanakee stretches across generations, bringing together people from all walks of life, connected by a mutual love of the Celtic heartbeat at the core of Shanakee’s music.
Throw Your Troubles Away, the first track from the Weeds and Wildflowers album by Shanakee.

Other tracks by Shanakee:  Farewell Ronnie Drew  -  Apollo Bay
Malcura - Presto     World, Acoustic, Rock, Instrumental 11/08/2016
Malcura are an acoustic trio from Melbourne, Australia, whose sound explores the rhythmic style of flamenco, while drawing inspiration from genres such as progressive rock, pop and heavy metal.
A shining example of Malcura's ability to combine different styles together with flamenco rhythms at the forefront.

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Other tracks by Malcura:  Ini Mini  -  Palais
Tailor Birds - Ashen     Electronic, Folk, Experimental 11/08/2016
Tailor Birds is Sophie Kinston, electronic violinist, who with live looping, and rich harmonised vocals, creates a magical sound. Music that soothes the soul and warms the spirit.
Tailor Birds release their new single on the eve of the 2016 European tour. ‘Ashen’ is a mid-tempo track with lush strings and an elctro extravaganza of beautiful harmonies and rhythms.

Other tracks by Tailor Birds:  Salten
Empat Lima - Hanoi     Pop 01/08/2016
Hypnotised by the garage sounds of the 60's Asian/Western pop explosion.
Garage Doo-wop song Hanoi is the 3-chord pop gem from Empat Lima's debut EP Satu Boom. Its twangy guitars and 50s vocal harmonies will lull you under Empat Lima's spell.

Other tracks by Empat Lima:  Nightrider  -  Bowie on the Beach
Bortier Okoe - Dzeng Sane (World matters)     World, African, Funk, Soul 30/07/2016
Bortier revered one of the most electrifying talents in the African music genres. Africa’s most inspirational musician. blends traditional instruments with guitar, horns, and vocals, creating a new musical force.
Happy music and special messages with the whole world

Dzeng Sane, is about materialism and the negative effects it can have - why is life all about money and material things? We leave them behind....

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Other tracks by Bortier Okoe:  Culture  -  Eba
Lorrpu - Lorrpu     Indigenous, Pop, World, Folk 29/07/2016
Lorrpu was born into a musical family, including most of the Gulf Country legends from Arnhem Land. His father was the keyboard player for legendary Top End band, Soft Sand.
The demo version of his song “Lorrpu” (meaning White Cockatoo) won NT Pop Song of the Year in 2013 and is based on an Aboriginal legend of his homeland, sung exclusively in the Yolngu language of Gupapuyngu.

This debut album features songs in Gupapuyngu, Pitjantjatjara and English.

FINALIST 2017 NATIONAL INDIGENOUS MUSIC AWARDS - Film clip of the year


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Talgium Edwards - Yenga-Ngarrgabun (Words of Wisdom)     Indigenous 21/07/2016
This artist is featured on Yenga! Sing! A Compilation of Indigenous Music from Melbourne.
Short spoken sentence to bird calls.

Dhapanbal Yunupingu - Gurtha     Indigenous, Folk, World, Country 20/07/2016
Dhapanbal is a daughter of the famous lead singer of Yothu Yindi. She believes the preservation/transmission of her culture is crucial and this connection can be heard throughout her music.
Gurtha (pronounced Gore-ta) translates to 'The Fire'. This song is based on the Gumatj Songline about the fire that travelled through various Yolngu clans lands.

Dwayne Abbott - Coloured Rainbow     Indigenous, World 13/07/2016
"Coloured Rainbow" by Dwayne Abbott featured in PAW Yapa Beats 3
"Coloured Rainbow" by Dwayne Abbott featured in PAW Yapa Beats 3

Benjaman Ballangarry - Spirit of a Tree     World, Alternative Country, Acoustic, Australian Indigenous 01/07/2016
performing in rock bands for 20yrs to going solo as an acoustic/piano song writer, these songs are from my inner calling and I now see a clear path.peace. :)
A tree like most, surrounded by family, to witness that his family has been slowly taken away and his friends too, by the hands of a man, and he dies , but he is reunited in the dreamland and no man can ever harm his life, in the dreamland.

Other tracks by Benjaman Ballangarry:  Falling Miracles  -  Mountain and the Moon
San Lazaro - La Ola     World, Ethnic, Psychedelic, Ethnic 30/06/2016
¡Hola, hermanos y hermanas! We are San Lazaro. A tribe of long-lost Latinos, wandering the desert continent of Australia in search of ourselves and our music.
La Ola is the second single from San Lazaro’s 'La Despedida' Album. A bouncing piece of psychedelic garage cumbia featuring twangy guitars, ‘down the well’ echo vocals and bumping oompah bass.

Heavily influenced by the “Chicha” sound of 1970s Peru and the classic cumbias of Colombia’s Discos Fuentes label.

Other tracks by San Lazaro:  Amor De Despedida
Mark J Turner - Kutju     World, Instrumental 30/06/2016
Australian multi instrumentalist & composer, Mark J Turner, creates emotive & soulful compositions inspired by a love of travel & global sounds.
Kutju - The beginning of a journey, as one steps forward boldly into the unknown.

Other tracks by Mark J Turner:  Kutjara  -  Mankurpa
Iaki Vallejo - Margarita     World, Roots, African, Live Performance 17/06/2016
Charisma and power are key words to describe Iaki’s stage performance. Her energy and voice combined with her sensual dancing are sure to get everyone dancing.
Margarita was written in honor of my mother. Recorded live with Master drummer David Jones on Drums and Kalimba, African instrument that brings to the song an incredible and characteristic sound.

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Other tracks by Iaki Vallejo:  Mi Barrio  -  Aronde
Dubarray - Amber Sun     World, Easy Listening, Ambience, Electronic 16/06/2016
Uplifting, Soulful & Euphoric, Dubarray combine a fresh fusion of boundary bending world music that infuses such styles as ambient downtime, house, trip-hop, drum & bass, funk & reggae.
'Amber Sun' is a grooving easy listening track from Dubarray's latest album 'Sound of Prana'. The track was written around the solar plexus chakra with a light ambient groove which embraces the colour Amber, burning like the sun.

Other tracks by Dubarray:  Connected
Ras Banamungu and the Det-n-ators - Bye Bye Bumbaclot (Let's Make Our Business Forgiveness)     Rock, World, African, Dance 16/06/2016
Ras Banamungu & the Det-n-ators combine Western rock and pop with African dancehall and reggae to produce some of the most original, catchy and danceable sounds around today.
With a relentless, pounding beat, great lyrics and gripping incidental guitar, this pulsating song carries a vital message for every person who lends it an ear.

Other tracks by Ras Banamungu and the Det-n-ators:  Hakuna Matata (No Worries)  -  Wantti Wantti
CODA - Am I A Pony (feat. Melanie Pain)     World, Downbeat 30/05/2016
This collective of classically trained musicians has consistently transcended musical boundaries with their trademark blend of strings, percussion, world and electronica.
'Am I a Pony' is catchy tongue in cheek art pop featuring the French indie darling Melanie Pain. Downbeat electro cool with soaring string and accordion lines. Serge Gainsbourg meets Picasso’s french Dada.

Other tracks by CODA:  Run to Me (feat. Jane Tyrrell & Jessica O'Donoghue)  -  Golden Times (feat. Royce Doherty)
Drop Legs - Criminal     World, Hip Hop, Reggae 27/05/2016
Drop Legs is a 7 piece party band that plays a fusion of pumped up Reggae Hip Hop jams. Influenced by their vibrant coastal surrounds, they love to party.
Criminal depicts a story about an ordinary citizen who get caught up in the system for a minor weed offence.

Other tracks by Drop Legs:  750 mL to Paradise  -  Hungover Days (Desmond Cheese Remix)