|Kim Cannan - The Promise World, Instrumental, Ambience, Christian||30/11/2011|
Other tracks by Kim Cannan: Ab al Kol - Treasures in Heaven
|Karin Schaupp Flinders Quartet - Tangata de Agosto Classical, World||03/11/2011|
|Slava & Leonard Grigoryan, Joseph & James Tawadros - Anubis World, Jazz, Instrumental, Classical||03/11/2011|
|Tatu Rei - Forte World, Jazz, Classical||26/10/2011|
Other tracks by Tatu Rei: Não Quero Prozac, Cadê Meu Buddha! - Pra Que Vingança?
|Bitsat Seyoum - Diebushu World, African, Ethnic||26/10/2011|
Sung in Amharic, this song is being sung to the southern part of Ethiopia where Bitsat is sending a greeting and a big hug to her husband and his family.
Written and composed by Bitsat Seyoum, produced by Jason Heerah
Supported by Multicultural Arts Victoria
Other tracks by Bitsat Seyoum: Tewmaneh
|Fula Band - Rutun Beladena (Crying for My Homeland) Ethnic Multicultural, African, Jazz, Funk||17/10/2011|
A man cries ‘Mama am I growing old and I havent’ seen my homeland’.
The Fula Band are:
Eshak Awi (vocals/ lead guitar), Onda Mefumi (vocals/ bass guitar), Sidney Langa (drums).
|Tabura - Mambo Simbo (Where are you Son?) Ethnic Multicultural, African, Drum 'n' Bass / Jungle, Live Performance||17/10/2011|
A mother calls out to her son to come home before dusk.
Airi Ingram (percussion), Donny Roem (vocals/ percussion), Ronny Kareni (vocals), Lea Rumwaropen (vocals), Rosa Rumwaropen (vocals), Petra Rumwaropen (vocals), Sixta Mambor (vocals).
Written by Arnold Ap, produced and mixed by Airi Ingram.
|Angeezy & Choi - Why Not Ethnic Multicultural, Hip Hop, African, Funk||17/10/2011|
|Aminata Doumbia and Jake Savona - Mimi Wako (I am Yours) Ethnic Multicultural, African, Hip Hop, Reggae||17/10/2011|
Sung in Swahili, God is the only solution to all our problems and the only way.
Aminata Doumbia (vocals) Jake Savona (bass/ programming), Anita Larkin (balafon/ percussion), Chiko Henderson (guitar).
Written by Aminata Doumbia & Jake Savona, produced and mixed by Jake Savona.
|Akoma Beat - Saa (Like that... Life, is like that) Ethnic Multicultural, African, Funk, Soul||17/10/2011|
Saa (Like That)
Sung in Fanti, most of us face similar problems no matter who we are or where we are in the world – life is like that.
|The Bombay Royale - Sote Sote Ahdi Raat World, Funk, Psychedelic, Soundtrack (Film Related)||14/10/2011|
Other tracks by The Bombay Royale: Solla Solla Enna Perumai
|Future Destin - I wanna Thank you Hip Hop, Christian||14/10/2011|
Other tracks by Future Destin: What you left behind - The Light
|Afro Habesha Band - Wolayta Ethnic Multicultural, African, Drum 'n' Bass / Jungle, World||13/10/2011|
The melody exudes Ethiopian traditional music. Vocals: Seble Girma, musical arrangements/keyboardist Daniel Atlaw, Nicky Bomba on Drums and Percussion, Kirar Baei Sahele on Saxaphone, with backing vocals by Daniel and Abei.
|Daniel Atlaw Seifu - My Beauty Ethnic Multicultural, Instrumental, Experimental, Jazz||13/10/2011|
Daniel Atlaw Seifu (piano).
Written by Daniel Atlaw Seifu, produced and mixed by Lochie Bradfield (aka Ah! Puch!)
|Anbessa Gebrehiwot - Bahlina (My Tradition) Ethnic Multicultural, African, Drum 'n' Bass / Jungle, Live Performance||13/10/2011|
Sung in Tigirinya, this is a traditional song about Tigray life - a region and culture that extends from northern Ethiopia to Eritrea.
Anbessa Gebrehiwot (masenko, kirar, vocals), Nicky Bomba (bassguitar, guitar, drums, percussion).
Arranged by Anbessa Gebrehiwot, recorded and produced by Nicky Bomba at Noah’s Ark.
|Landid Sound - Dunia Tani (Another World) Ethnic Multicultural, African, Reggae, Pop||13/10/2011|
Written by Simon Landid and sung in Sudanese Arabic, this song encourages newly arrived communities to participate in the life of their new multicultural home Australia.
Simon Landid (lead guitar/lead vocal), Nicky Bomba (drums/bass/rhythm guitar), Emmanuela Degery (backing vocals), Flora Bambo (backingvocals), Achol Mabeng (backing vocals).
|Muhanamwé West African Percussion and Dance Ensemble - Tiriba Ethnic Multicultural, African, Drum 'n' Bass / Jungle, Live Performance||13/10/2011|
Sung in Sussu, this is a traditional Guinean piece that praised the king of the ancient Mandinka empire, Almamy Samoure Toure.
Aliou Sylla (djembe/ vocals), Mohamed Camara (djembe/ vocals), Anna Camara (balafon/ dun duns).
Arranged by Muhanamwe, recorded and produced by Nicky Bomba and Michael Pollard at RMIT University.
|One Africa - Lumba Ethnic Multicultural, African, Pop, Acoustic||13/10/2011|
Sung in English and Mandinka this is a song about a big day of love.
Written by Lamine Sonko, lyrics by King Marong and Lamine Sonko
One Africa Line Includes:
Lamine Sonko (lead vocals/ guitar), King Marong (boucarabou/ djembe/ vocals), Rebecca Matthews (kora/ vocals).
Other tracks by One Africa: Allah
|Blak Roots - Running to the Mountain Zion Ethnic Multicultural, Reggae, African, Funk||13/10/2011|
Sung in English, Swahili and French - "we are all running for peace in our lives" Written by William Kadima, arranged by Blak Roots - A unique brand of African/Reggae fusing upbeat rhythms of jazz/soul/funk fused with African inspired harmonies.
Other tracks by Blak Roots: Waniua (You Kill My Heart)
|Kankelay - Bi Nya Lui Mahugbay Ethnic Multicultural, African, Acoustic, Folk||13/10/2011|
Momoh Sannoh (djembe)
Sung in Mende language, a mother forced to leave her child with another to raise.. "Take care of my child as if it were your own. Inspite of everything, look after it as well as you do yours."
Other tracks by Kankelay: Nandaka - Laughter