Monday, December 24, 2007

Sunday, December 23, 2007

Theme: Tradition & Culture



Song:
Sheloha Shala (Yalla Yalla)
Artist: Miami Band
Country: Kuwait
Language: Arabic

View pictures on the theme Tradition & Culture (from www.globalthemes.org)

Official website in Arabic

Tuesday, December 11, 2007

Theme: Children





Song:
Hello Hello
Artist: Mose Fan Fan
Country: Congo

View pictures on the theme Children (from www.globalthemes.org)

Buy Mose Fan Fan's music from Calabash

Theme: Light




Song:
Layali (Nights)
Artist: Rasha
Country: Sudan
Language: Arabic

View pictures on the theme Light (from www.globalthemes.org)

Watch Rasha on YouTube

Listen to Rasha on last.fm

Buy her music from Calabash

Theme: Water




Song:
Roma
Artist: Habib Koité
Country: Mali
Language: Instrumental

View pictures on the theme Water (from www.globalthemes.org)

Theme: Clouds




Song:
Fhear á Bhata (The Boatsmen)
Artist: Silly Wizard
Country: Scotland
Language: English/Gaelic

Read the Lyrics

View pictures on the theme Clouds (from www.globalthemes.org)

Source: Wikipedia

Theme: (Wo)men at Work




Song:
Down Under
Artist: Men at Work
Country: Australia
Language: English

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Watch Men at Work on YouTube

Source: Wikipedia

Monday, December 10, 2007

Theme: Import & Export





Song:
Teri Baaton (tr: your words)
Artist: Raghav
Country: Canada/UK
Language: Hindi

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Picture Source: Asian Media

Sunday, December 9, 2007

Theme: Interesting People




Song: Rachamim (tr: Mercy/Compassion but in the song its the name of a man)
Artist: Ofra Haza
Country: Israel
Language: Hebrew

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Listen to Ofra Haza on last.fm

Watch Ofra Haza on YouTube

Picture Source: Wikipedia

Theme: Sunset & Sunrise



Song: That lucky old sun
Artist: Louis Armstrong
Country: USA

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Watch Louis Armstrong on YouTube

Picture source: Wikipedia

Theme: Famous Buildings





Song: Promenade (walking the dog)
Artist: George Gershwin
Country: USA

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Watch George Gershwin on YouTube

Picture taken in 1937, from Wikipedia