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This Island Earth

 

Hosted by the beloved community figure Ismael Ahmed, This Island Earth will bring you the music lighting people up all over the world. Ismael will connect his playlist to our Detroit metro communities and keep you current on where you can see the best music in town. 

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This Island Earth Playlist February 6, 2016

Feb. 6, 2016 on This Island Earth

Song Artist Album
Little Honda Yo La Tengo I Can Hear The Heart Beating As One
My Beach Surf Punks New Waves
XKE! The Boss Martians New Waves
Surfing Tuba Boom Pan Alakazam
Alakazam Boom Pan Alakazam
Jamila Now Or Never Rachid Taha Zoom
Esperanza Dick Dale New Waves
Autobiography (5) Mikey Dred Singers & Players On U Sound Discoplate
Dub Syndicate What Happened On U Sound Discoplate
Long Shot Kick De Bucket Pioneers Jammin
Carol Fran And Clarence Hollimon Door Poppin Louisiana Gumbo
It’s Your Voo Doo Working Charles Sheffield Louisiana Gumbo
African Gumbo James Booker Louisiana Gumbo
Return Of The Po-Po Spanglish Fly New York Boogaloo
Me Da Igual Grupo Mattle Honteld Colombia Roots & Beats
Mr Sinister Kokolo More Consideration
La Mauvise de Graine Amina Wa Di Ye
Ahbal Khabez Dawle Khebez Dawle
Obscured By Clouds Pink Floyd Obscureed By Clouds
Space Angel Electric Lion Sound Wave Experiment Fade In
With A Little Energy Love Reel To Real
Stop Dance Brulel Tribal Legends
Sacrifice Robbie Robertson /Leonard Peltier Contact From The Underworld Of Redboy
Biko Manu Dibango, Herbie Hancock,Bill Laswell, Bernie Worrel WakaAfrica
Tu Mano Paco Pena & Nishat Khan Uprise 2001

This Island Earth Playlist January 30, 2016

Jan. 30, 2016 on This Island Earth

Song Artist Album
Sh-Boom The Chords The Rock & roll Era 1954-1955
La Negra Thomasa Vocal Sampling Una Forma Mas
On The Line Side Stepper Side Stepper
Oh Ma Ma Palanke Soultribe Palenke Soultribe
Djigbo Helsinki Cotonou Ensemble Fire Sweat 4 Pastis
Viva Nigeria Fela Kuti & Nigeria Finding Fela Sound Track
Hal Oum/Remixed by DJ Polyesta Womex 15 Special Release
Khebez Dawle Khebez Dawle Khebez Dawle
Et Se Demain Zoufris Maraca Chienne De Vie
Poulet Zoufris Maraca Chienne De Vie
Stop/Listen The Gods Themselves Pink Noise
Love Of Your Life Muruga & Unified Field Marshals For Peace Rock The Planet
Tomani Toumani Diabate’s Symmetric Orchestra Boulevard De La Independence
Back From Africa Nickodemus Endangered Species Remixes
Come See Us Play Side Stepper SASA Music 2016
The Principles Of Lust (2) Enigma MCMSC AD
Cocody Rock Alpha Blondie The Best Of Alpha Blondy
La Guerre (5) Alpha Blondie Dieu
Rock The Dance Hall Alborosie Sound The System
A Boogie Monster Shonen Knife Heavy Song
na Danpuyutsun and theSailors na
Sin Of The times Hypnotix Witness OF Our Time

This Island Earth Playlist January 23, 2016

Jan. 23, 2016 on This Island Earth

Song Artist Album
People Want to Hear About Love Neil Young & Lucas Nelson and the Promise Of the Real Monsanto Years
Peaceful Solution Lucas Nelson & Promise Of the Real Lucas Nelson & the Promise Of the Real
Still Is Still Moving to Me Toots & the Maytals &Willie Nelson True Love
Pressure Drop Toots & The Maytals & Eric Clapton True Love
Two Times Back Beat Sound System Together Not Apart
Words Are the Weapon Back Beat Sound System Together Not Apart
Sheila’s Blues Sheila Jordan Detroit Jazz City
Black Works Black Wax Music From Okinawa 2015
Action Karimouch Action
*** October Babies High Hai Hi
High Hai Hi October Babies High Hai Hi
Hover A Girl With A gun Puglia Sounds
The Narrow Way Path Pink Floyd Ummagumma
Cease Fire Wide Spread Panic Street Dogs
N’Touma Temenick Electric Inch’allah Baby
Solil Couchant The Soul Jazz Orchestra Resistance
Dale Palo Palo Palo Live
Burning Wood Tonight Theo Bard Global Local
Black Eyed Peas Galactic Late For the Future
Clear Spot Captain Beefheart Captain Beefheart The Spot Light Kid
A Buscarme Vienen Mixtolobo Fronera
Pergrino/ The Pilgrim Zuco 103 Tales Of High Fever
Angelina (4) Sweet Talks Big Noise
Yelle Moh Kouyate Loundo
Ambala Pramod Upayaya Buddha Bar Presents Amnesty International
Hommage To Budda Chen Sin Qi Buddha Bar Presents Amnesty International

This Island Earth Playlist January 16, 2016

Jan. 16, 2016 on This Island Earth

Song Artist Album
El Houriya Souad Massi Masters Of the Word
Et Si Demain Zoufris Maracas Chienne De Vie
Blanco Y Negro Palenke Soultribe Palenke Soultribe 2009-2015
Al Compas De La Valvula Rota Mixtolobo Frontera
Greet The Dawn The Souljazz Orchesta Resistace
Rio-Bucovina Dub Shantel Viva Diaspora
Words Are The Weapon The Back Beat Sound Sound Together Not Apart
Pizzarca Insintensi Roots Music From Salento
N’Touma Temenik Electric Inch’Allah Baby
Khebez Dawle Khebez Dawle Khebez Dawle
Dale Palo Palo Palo Live
La Fusion La Gran Familia Corazon, Bombo Y Son
Djibo Helsinki-Cotonou Ensemble Fire, Sweat & Pastis
Highlife Time Gender Infinity Red Hot & Fela
Zombi The Fela Band Finding Fela
Banana De Queso Afro sound The Afrosounds Of Columbia
Bumaye Zulumbi Psycodelic Samba
No Common Number The Fontanas Global Local Volume 10
Prime Ministerr The London Afrobeat Collective Global Local Volume 10
Oye 14 Santana/Pit Bull Carazon
Iron lion Zion Santana/Ziggy Marly Carzon
Margarita (8) Santan/Romeo Santos Carazon
Mal Bicho Santana/ Los Fabulosos Cadillacs Carazon
Saideira Santana/Samuel Rosa Carazon
Leopard Skin Pill Box Hat Raphael Saadiq Chimes O Freedom/ The Songs Of Bob Dylan
Many Blessings James Carter Detroit Jazz City

This Island Earth Playlist December 12, 2015

Dec. 12, 2015 on This Island Earth

Song Artist Album
Invasion Macka B Sign Of The Times
Against It All Backbeat Sound System Together Not Apart
Dub Lion DJ Food Big Noise
Crescencio Palo Palo Live
Shock & Awe The Soul jazz Orchestra Resistance
Mungu Lokua Kanza Wapi Yo
Poor Mans Tale Yaba Funk Global Local
Et Si Demain Zoufis Maracas Chienne De Vie
Jee Ne Veux De L'Amour Zoufis Marcas Chienne De Vie
I'm Always In the Mood Cab Callaway Cab Calloway & His Ochestra 1935-1937
Tico Tico (8) The Rhythm Future Quartet The Rythmn Future Quartet
Molly Na G Cuch Nsdr Chuillenain Bernadette Morris Bernadette Morris
Failte Dhruim Fionn Sketch The Finest Gaelic Music From Scotland
Release Afro Celt Sound System Aro Celt Sound System
Mhen I'n Troi Y Reu I Ka Ching
Gwenwyn Swnami I Ka Ching
Khebez Dawle Khebez Dawle Khebez Dawle
Ahbal (6) Khebez Dawle Khebez Dawle
Aayesh Khebez Dawle Khebez Dawle
Sing Out, Shout Out MAPL Kobo Town
Yelle L'autre Loundo
Unamed Jam Muruga & The Cosmic Hoedown Band Wit George Clinton & The P Funk All Stars Promo
Her Majestic Hokey Cokey Fila Brazillia Luck Be A Weirdo Tonight
Vamo Negra El Gato Negro Cumbia Libre
Fez Bossa (11) Paolo Achenza Trio Bossa Brava

This Island Earth Playlist December 5, 2015

Dec. 5, 2015 on This Island Earth

Song Artist Album
Ayite Cyril Nevillle THE Fire This Time
Minin Vodjo Helsinki-Cotonou Ensemble Fire, Sweat & Pasties
Djigbo Helsinki-Cotonou Ensemble Fire, Sweat & Pasties
Sowa - At Home Roberto Fonseca & Fadtumata Diawara Sasa Music On Tour
Magangue Sidestepper Sidestepper
Bad Day General Electrics Parker Street
Nadie Entiende Ojos De Brujo Fiesta Fatal
Yo Me Que Quedro En Sevilla Pata Negra The Young Flamencos
Tomi Mio Mixtolobo Frontera
Al Compas De LaValvula Rota Mixtolobo Frontera
Disco Devil Shantel Viva Diaspora
N’Touma Temenik Electric Inch’Allah Baby
Hey Girl Backbeat Sound System Together Not Apart
Pizzzica Aradeo Insintsesi Roots Music From Salento
Pissicaral Insintsesi Roots Music From Salento
Treasure Zuco 103 Tales Of High Fever
Dale Palo Palo Palo Live
La Malang Resbala Palo Palo Live
Tekere FolonThe Past Salif Keita
Tomorrow Never Knows Sheila Chandra Monson
Pusha BX Soundsistema & DJ Charnobyl Pusha Remixes
Big Noise Ustad Nusrat Fateh Ali Khan (Remixed by Bally Sagoo) Kina Sohna
Mbana Moye Lokua Kanza Toyebi Te
Kamulang Ray Lema Nangadeef
Kamulang Ray Lema Nangadeef
Nangadeef Ray Lema Nangadeef

This Island Earth Playlist November 28, 2015

Nov. 28, 2015 on This Island Earth

Song Artist Album
Oh Mama Palenke Soul Tribe Compilation 2009-2015
La Gozadera Palenke Soul Tribe Compilation 2009-2015
Popular Music Palenke Soul Tribe Compilation 2009-2015
Hey Girl Shantel Viva Diaspora
Rio – Bucovina Dub Shantel Viva Diaspora
Promo Idir Idir En Concert
Creation Majical & Natty Ft. George The Poet Global Local Vol. 10
No Common Number 4:14 I Ka Ching
Prime Minister/ Captain Planet Remix Arts Counci l England Global Local Vol. 10
Linda Magdalena Voodoo Love Orchestra Global Local Vol 10
Poor Man’s Tale Yaba Funk Global Local Vol 10
O Girassol/Desert Rmix Karma Global Local Vol 10
Mister Juke HK Saltimbanks Rallumeurs D’etoiles
Oleks Munu Olemine Trad-Attack Ah!
Bangalorious Tribecastan Goddess Polka
16 Tons Of Love 16 Tons Z S Star EP
Acuerdate Cantea & Macao Lugares Comunes
Magangue Side Stepper Side Stepper
On The Line Side Stepper Side Stepper
Shine/remixed Oum/DJ Polyester Womex 15 EP
Mardi gras Pierre Kwnders Womeximizer 15
Yelle Moh Kouyate Loundo
Out-Non Oai Star Phonopaca 2015
Black Works Black Wax Music From Okinawa
Not Available Danpyunsun And The Sailors promo

This Island Earth Playlist November 21, 2015

Nov. 21, 2015 on This Island Earth

Song Artist Album
1977 Ana Tijoux 1977
Osos Y Cazadores Nino Cohete Aves Da Chile
Coming Up Cumbia Ozomatli Coming Up
La Gozadera Palenke Soul Tribe Palenike Soul Tribe Compilation
Popular Music Palenke Soul Tribe Palenke Soul Tribe Compilation
Acid Greeks Shantel/imam Baildi Viva Diasspora
Mister Juke (2) HK Saltmbanks Rallumeurs D’etoiles
Et Si Demain Zoufris Maracas Chenne De Vie
L’argent Zoufris Maracas Chenne De Vie
Sex Market Peter M Pouly Sex Market
Palava Weird MC Weird MC
Trip To Africa Makwerhu Trip To Africa Remixes
Mdolly Na Gcuach Ni Chuilleanain Berndette Morris Promo
Csango Boogie Kerekes Band Kerekes Band Live At A38
Nevermore Afrocelts Seed
Mr. Jones The Psychedelic Furs The Psychedelic Furs Greatest Hits
Swanami Gwenwyn I Ka Ching
Action Karimouche Action
Ma Place Au Soleil Karimouche Action
Jamdown Boogie Clinton Fearon Goodness
Hard Road Too Travel Jimmy Cliff 20 Reggae Classics
Creole Vibration Elkin Ronbinston Colombia Roots & Beats
Sweet Music The Mighty Sparrow Hot Like Fire
Skunk Funk Invisible System Ethiopiar
Guragigna Dub Colossus Ethiopia
Against It All Backbeat Sound System Together Not Apart

This Island Earth Playlist November 14, 2015

Nov. 14, 2015 on This Island Earth

Song Artist Album
Words Are The Weapon Backbeat Sound System Together Not Apart
Greet The Dawn The Soul Jazz Orchestra Resistance
Resistance The Souljazz Orchestra Resistance
Amanece Herencio De Tibiqui Colombia Roots & Beats
Blanco Y Negro Palenke Soul Tribe Colombia Roots & Beats
Solitareo Agrupacion Colombia Roots & Beats
Today Is Life, tomorrow Never Comes Shantel Viva Diaspora
Alright Savica Shantel Viva Diaspora
N’Touma Temenik Electric Inch Allah Baby
Zakia Temenik Electric Inch Allah Baby
El Houriya Souad Massi Masters Of the Word
Soalaul/Warsong Madri Kalkun & Runorun Estonian Folk Music Artists
Jann’kene Estonian Folk Music Center Estonian Folk Music Artists
Fried Hockey Boogie Canned Heat The Best Of Canned Heat
I Put A Spell On You Bryan Ferry Taxi
Hover Girl With A Gun Puglia Sounds Record
Et Si Demain Chienne De Vie Zoufris Maracas
Poulet Zoufris Maracas Chienne De Vie
Pina Colada Franky Vincents Hurricane Zouk
16 Tons Of Love 16 Tons 16 Tons EP
Artistiya Amadou & Mariam Dianche A Bamako
Hayat Kiran Ahluwalia Sanata Stillness
Pomegrante Trans Global Underground Desert Roses & Arabian Rhythms
Mujay Yaad Michael Dana Exotica Sound Track

Playlist on This Island Earth November 7, 2015

Nov. 7, 2015 on This Island Earth

Song Artist Album
Pharaohs Milkyway Mamaku Project Organic Electric
Berlin Mamkaku Project Organic Electric
La Trufa Y El Siton (8) Bsdajofondo Tango Orchestra Bajofondo Presente
Inferno Nacio Zumbi Fomdetudo
Strange Days Doors/Thievery Corporation Versions
It Gonna Come Melody Garot Currency Of Man
Ol Georgie Buck Taj Mahal &Toumani Diabate Kulanjan
Johnny Too Bad Tajj Mahal Taj Mahal World Music
I Just Might Be Wrong Like That Chicago Afrobeat Project Nyasj I
Dalada Ara Topouzian Quartet Homage
Palavaa Weird MC Womex
First Reacton Ldauent Garnier, BuggeWesseltoft, Philippe Nadaud & Benjamin Rippert Pop/Rock & Electronic Music
Le Marin Babbet Pop/Rock & Electronic Music
Guru Bramha Jah Uttal Shiva Station
Shiva Station Jah Uttal Shiva Station
Against It All Backbeat Sound System Together Not Apart
Pressure Drop Toots & The Maytals/Eric Clapton True Love
You Know What I Mean Amparanoia La Vida Te Da
King Salsa Robin Jones & King Salsa Chango
Shout For Freedom Jimmy Cliff & OK Jazz Shout For Freedom
Sambito Curumin Japan Pop Show
Feelin Bomba Estereo Blow Up
Descarga En Faux Patato Patato Legend Of Cuban Percussion

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