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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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Mat Brooker - Seconds Away     World, Instrumental, Acoustic 25/10/2013
Nuevo Flamenco world fusion guitarist brings the flavours of the world to you. Rodrigo Y Gabriela meets Buena Vista Social Club.
This spicy latin fusion guitar instrumental captures the raw energy of the waves. The sun is shining, catch your breath and dive under the white water. Beautiful Spanish guitar accompanied by bass & percussion for a vibrant taste of summer.

Other tracks by Mat Brooker:  Cafe Cortado  -  Storm Rising
Monga Mukasa - Can’t Get Over You     Pop, World 25/10/2013
Monga Mukasa's 'Can’t Get Over You' on Visible Volume 8. The Visible compilation series is an initiative of Multicultural Arts Victoria.
This song talks about the sense of trying to push on forward despite life’s difficulties

The track was recorded as part of Multicultural Arts Victoria’s Visible Mentoring Program with Monga Mukasa’s mentor and producer Jason Heerah

Sadegh Raazdar - Cheshato Baz Kon     Hip Hop, World 25/10/2013
Sadegh Raazdar's 'Cheshato Baz Kon' on Visible Volume 8. The Visible compilation series is an initiative of Multicultural Arts Victoria.
This song, in Persian, talks about using hip hop to express yourself freely

The track was recorded as part of Multicultural Arts Victoria’s Visible Mentoring Program with Sadegh Raazdar’s mentor and producer Lotek

Sinit Tsegay - Sinit Tsegay     Pop, World 25/10/2013
Sinit Tsegay's 'Andlay Kenegar (Together With Me)' on Visible Volume 8. The Visible compilation series is an initiative of Multicultural Arts Victoria.
Sung in the Ethiopian national language of Amharic, this song talks about the world being united.

The track was recorded as part of Multicultural Arts Victoria’s Visible Mentoring Program with Sinit Tesgay’s mentor Jen Cloher and producer Jason Heerah

Sudanese Timorese Musica - Mama     World 25/10/2013
Sudanese Timorese Musica's 'Mama' on Visible Volume 8. The Visible compilation series is an initiative of Multicultural Arts Victoria.
Sung in Sudanese Arabic, Timorese and English this song says that a mother’s heart is where peace, unity and sacrifice dwell. She is everything to us.

The track was recorded as part of Multicultural Arts Victoria’s Visible Mentoring Program

Taqi Khan - Atish     World 25/10/2013
Taqi Khan's 'Atish' on Visible Volume 8. The Visible compilation series is an initiative of Multicultural Arts Victoria.
Sung in Hazaragi this love song is about a man saying to his lover that her eyes are so beautiful that fire burns in his heart when he looks at her.

'Atish' was recorded for Multicultural Arts Victoria’s Visible Mentoring Program with Taqi Khan’s mentor and producer Ivan “Choi” Khatchoyan

Yirrmal - Deep Blue Sea     Indigenous, Folk 25/10/2013
Yirrmal's 'Deep Blue Sea' on Visible Volume 8. The Visible compilation series is an initiative of Multicultural Arts Victoria.
Sung in a mix of English and Bukalatjipi Matha this song tells the story of the Octopus, a creation spirit, living beneath the sea

It was recorded as part of Multicultural Arts Victoria’s Visible Mentoring Program with Yirrmal’s mentor Carlo Santone (Blue King Brown) and producer Craig Pilkington (Archie Roach)

Yoseph H. Bekele ft. Jackson Jackson - New Directions     Pop 25/10/2013
Yoseph H. Bekele ft. Jackson Jackson's 'New Directions' on Visible Volume 8. The Visible compilation series is an initiative of Multicultural Arts Victoria.
Sometimes in life, everything changes, and you have to learn how to go walking in new directions

The track was recorded as part of Multicultural Arts Victoria’s Visible Mentoring Program with Yoseph H. Bekele’s mentor Harry James Angus (The Cat Empire) and producer Jan Skubiszewski (Jackson Jackson)

L-FRESH The LION - Faithful     Hip Hop, World, RnB, Pop 22/10/2013
Passion, honesty, integrity and raw emotion are values L-FRESH The LION hold close. Stringing words together comes easy for this Hip Hop inspiration, receiving noteworthy attention Australia wide.
Faithful captures The LION's roots. It highlights some harsh realities such as problems the community often faces with drugs, poverty and selfishness.
L-FRESH encourages a message to rise above all of this; look out for each other and make the most of this precious gift we have: "life”.

Alex & Nilusha - Moments In Time     Jazz, World 16/10/2013
Percussionist Alex Pertout and vocalist Nilusha Dassenaike embraced a contemporary jazz/world sound created in Australia but informed by locations around the globe including their Latin American and South Asian roots.
Creative composition with strong lyrical content featuring masterful performances by established jazz performers, Afro-Latin 6/8 feel

Other tracks by Alex & Nilusha:  Falling  -  The Wind
Deborah Kayser - I Long For My Home     Classical, Ethnic 23/09/2013
Deborah Kayser performs in areas as diverse as ancient Byzantine chant, French and German Baroque song and classical contemporary music, both scored and improvised. She regularly tours Australia and internationally
Leyb Rozental wrote the lyrics to this song whilst interned in the Vilna Ghetto, Lithuania during WWII. It describes the torment of longing for one’s home. The original composer of the music is unknown, this version is a recomposition by Joseph Giovinazzo.


Deborah Kayser - Drowsing Birds     Ethnic Multicultural 23/09/2013
Performs in areas as diverse as ancient Byzantine chant, French and German Baroque song and classical contemporary music, both scored and improvised. She tours regularly in Australia and overseas.
Leah Rudnicki wrote this lullaby while caring for an orphan in the Vilna Ghetto, Lithuania during WWII. Set to the melody of a well known Yiddish song, it describes a woman comforting a child and explaining what has happened to the child’s parents and that they will return no more.

Michael Kieran Harvey - Mrs Zuben     Classical 23/09/2013
Michael Kieran Harvey is one of the foremost interpreters of contemporary piano music of his generation. He has performed with Australia's leading contemporary music ensembles and orchestras.
Mrs Zuben is a survivor of the Vilna Ghetto and move to Melbourne, Australia after the war. Her story was captured by Steven Spilberg’s Shoah Foundation, a non-profit organization that archives filmed testimony of Holocaust survivors. Both Mrs Zuben and her brother appear in The Songs They Sang feature documentary.

ROSïE - Sunshine Soldier     Pop, Soul, World 19/09/2013
"Esperanza Spalding meets Nelly Furtardo, with an ethereal twist"ROSïE is an exuberant multi-instrument wielding chanteuse, who draws upon the styles of jazz, pop & world to express her soul.
Sun•shïne Sol•dier (sün'shîn' sõl'jær) noun.
1. Someone who choses to bask in the glory of the sun, inhaling the warmth and happiness that emanates from it's rays, and keeping this at heart along the many battlefields of life.

This soulful pop number will engage your senses from start to finish.

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Other tracks by ROSïE:  Sail My Ship (Live at Pine St)  -  You (Live at The Basement)
My Sauce Good - Orphan Spirit     World, Rock 13/09/2013
My Sauce Good are a hot guitar, drums and vocal driven Sydney group that play a cool and sexy mix of alternative world-music, bouncy bohemian-rock and soulfully jazzy torch-song-noir ballads.
Sydney's Continental stylists My Sauce Good’s new track: 'Orphan Spirit' is a perfect 3 and a half minutes of bouncy 1960’s surf-rock groove and sexy French vocals. A story of drama and beauty about a little girl and a trapped spirit. Like something from a Tarantino soundtrack.

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Other tracks by My Sauce Good:  Walk-A-Mile-Blues  -  Wake The World
Tico Tico Tango - Libertango     Jazz, World 30/08/2013
Tico Tico Tango recorded by ArtSound FM.
Concert featuring a collaboration between Argentinian Tango master Justo Diaz - Guitar and Vocals and Canberra master musicians Cicilia Kemezys - Flute and Vocals and Anton Wurzer - Accordian. Recorded live in Canberra at ArtSound FM's Studio A

Breath - Tidal Drift     World, Instrumental, Acoustic 28/08/2013
Breath combines the haunting sounds of shakuhachi with the mesmeric pulse of didgeridoo and playful rhythms of beatbox. Evocative, meditative music that makes you want to dance.
Tidal Drift (G shakuhachi, G didgeridoo, beatbox) 5:45

Swimming in the ocean
currents pull my body
sometimes frightening
always invigorating

Other tracks by Breath:  Sacred!  -  Bareback on the Beach
The Tango Saloon - Dracula Cha Cha     Rock, Jazz, Cover Version, Comedy 10/08/2013
Tango meets spaghetti western in this 9-piece ensemble, largely instrumental but with vocals from Elana Stone, Jane Sheldon and Mike Patton. Formed in 2005 and based in Sydney, Australia.
Italian novelty song, with vocals courtesy of Mike Patton (Faith No More, Mr Bungle, etc)

Other tracks by The Tango Saloon:  Transylvania  -  The Chase
The Tango Saloon - Femme Fatale     Rock, Acoustic, Atmospheric 10/08/2013
Tango meets spaghetti western in this 9-piece ensemble, largely instrumental but with vocals from Elana Stone, Jane Sheldon and Mike Patton. Formed in 2005 and based in Sydney, Australia.
Featuring soaring vocals by Elana Stone, this is a soundtrack-style piece driven by clavinet, strings and the twang of spaghetti western guitar.

Other tracks by The Tango Saloon:  Rendez-Vous  -  John Doe
Adam Dunning & Tash Parker - Holiday     Pop, Jazz, Folk, Retro 03/08/2013
Recorded in Victoria, and backed with a rustic, beachy clip, ‘Holiday’ marks a coming together of two genres: Dunning’s laid back bossa/ surf jazz with Parker’s personal pop folk vibe.
This waltzy, summertime song, a collaboration by Dunning and Parker, features soft organic vocals that both are known for. The song was born on the beaches of the Mornington Peninsula.

‘Holiday’ marks a coming together of two genres: Dunning’s laid back bossa / surf with Parker’s personal pop folk vibe.

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