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Roots and Shoots on Phonic FM. 106.8fm in Exeter UK. Live streaming on www.phonic.fm

Monday, 28 June 2010

A Feast Of Music

This evening we played...
Johnny Clegg & Juluka..African Blue Sky..The Best Of Juluka / Savuka
Kamel El Harachi..El Barani..Froots 34
Cheb Mami..Cheikh..Meli Meli
Zelda & Sonja..Kilongera Del 2000..Tango Fusion Club
Seth Lakeman..The Hurlers..Poor Man's Heaven
Besh O Drom..Dedei..Once I Catch The Devil
Guo Bros..My Second Life..The Guo Brothers
Sheng Xiang..Planting Trees..Froots 29
Jaime Leigh..There Was A Maiden Walking..Finding My Ground
Stefano Saletti & Piccola Banda Ikona..Tagama
One String Loose..Nutelephant parts 1&2..Kumquat
La Sonora Dinamita..Separacion..Exitos Explosivos
Incantation..Cacharpaya Shuffle..The Very Best Of Incantation
Amsterdam Klezmer Band..Kolo Chimera..The Cultures Of Rhythm
Les Yeux Noir..Balamouk 2..Balamouk
Ukrainians..Polityka..Cooking Vinyl Sampler 1995
Billy Bragg..Island Of No Return..Brewing Up With Billy Bragg
Smadj & Orhan Osman..Asma Grapevine
Selim Sezler..Black Grape Seed..Selim Sezler
Show Of Hands..Secret World..Arrogance Ignorance & Greed
Sharon Shannon..El Mercado Testaccio..Each Little Thing
Mark Egan..Gargoyle..Truth Be Told
Dr. John..Queen Of Cold..Creole Moon
Shirley Collins & The Albion Country Band..Claudy Banks..No Roses
Kalman Balogh & His Gypsy Cimbalom Band..Hadd Igyanak A Ciganjok..Gipsy Colours

Monday, 21 June 2010

From cool to upbeat to laid back

That was the range of music played tonight
Alain Caron..Jack Cannon..Le Band


Dave Wood..May The Kindness..Into The Light

Jaime Leigh..Love In The
Present Tense..Finding My Ground
Jaime Leigh's album is now available. Click here
Munhoz..Ate O Fim..Nova Musica Do Brazil
Jill Jack..Catherine..Songwriter Sessions
Pictured: Singer Jill Jack from Detroit with presenter Martin Hodge
Susana Baca..Afro-Blue / Zum Zum..Espiritu Vivo
Obsession..Des Galeres d'Orage..Melodyssees
Los Lebron Brothers Orchestra..Che Mania..Los Lebron 1
The Women's Choir of Sofia..Homeland Song..The Mysterious Voices Of Bulgaria
3 Mustaphas 3..Speed The Traktor..Routes
Amsterdan Klezmer Band..Odessa's Blast Out..The Cultures Of Rhythm
Les Yeux Noir..Trionica..Balamouk
Kate & Anna McGarrigle..Talk To Me Of Mendocino
Rufus Wainwright..The Tower Of Learning..Poses
Cheb Mami..Parisien Du Nord..Meli Meli
Smadj + Orhan Osm an..Mes Enfants Cheris..S.O.S
Nick Wyke & Becki Driscoll..Flying Fishes..Beneath The Black Tree
Jaime Leigh pictured..Don't Turn Out The Light..Finding My Ground
Tan Ban Ty..Rond De St. Vincent..Tomm Ruz
Barzaz..Galvadenn Bugel..Ec'honder
Guo Yue..My First Flute ..Music, Food & Love
Victor Wooten..2 Timers..Palmystery

Monday, 14 June 2010

A great session from Jaime Leigh...

...on rootsandshoots tonight. All songs self-penned. We played three from her forthcoming album Finding My Ground (see below) and Jaime sang and played three live in the studio: Wonder Why, Meet Me On The Island and Finding My Ground.

Recorded tracks played:
Mahlathini & The Mahotella Queens..Lilizela Milizeli..Routes
Ladysmith Black Mombaso..Yibolabafana..The Star & The Wiseman
Selim Sezler..Cripples Air + Pebbly Paths Of Mucha..Selim Sezler
The Mamaku Project..Cirque Part 2..Karekar
Jaime Leigh..Do You Ever / Never Let Me Go..Finding My Ground
Richard Thompson..Walking The Long Miles Home..Mock Tudor
Marcus Miller..Free..Marcus
Mawkin : Causley..Drummer Boy For Waterloo..Looking For A New England
Jim Moray..Gilderoy..Jim Moray
Faubourg De Boignard..Mister Lemmy..Terra Callica
Eduardo Catemario & Oscar Roberto Casares..Part 1 of Tango Suite by Astor Piazzola..Histoire Du Tango
Jaime Leigh..For Tonight..Finding My Ground
Xenos..Puskulu..My Mother Said
Lars Danielsson..Eden..Signature Edition
Salif Keita..Kamoukie..M'Bemba
Dady Mimbo..Bouba (Cool)..African Groove

Thursday, 10 June 2010

Jaime Live!

The delightful and talented singer/guitarist/songwriter Jaime Leigh will be in the studio for rootsandshoots next Monday 14 June. Jaime proved popular when she played for Phonic FM's 25 Hour Radio Show recently and we are really pleased to welcome her back.

Tuesday, 8 June 2010


Music played on our Monday 7 June show:
Digitacoya..De Trampa..Tango Fusion Club
Les Yeux Noir..Joc De Loop..Balamouk
The Shee..Summer's Promise..A Different Season
Richard Thompson..Do It For My Sake..Strict Tempo
Kangaroo Moon..With Each Breath..Between Two Worlds
Celtec..Black Isle..Radio Edits
The Roots Union..Love Is The Revolution recorded live for rootsandshoots
The School Of Trobar feat. Phillip Henry..Spiritual..Love Songs & Trance Rhythms
Pictured: Phillip and Hannah from The Roots Union in the Phonic FM studio
Daily Planet..Liberties..Clark's Secret
Fred McDowell..What's The Matter Now..Froots #10
Bernard Loffet..Dans Trikot: Le Meunier Mathurin..Moteur!
Genticorum..Le Pommeau..La Bibournoise
Malicorne..Branle De La Haie..Quintessence
Compagnie Giulia..Sari Gyalin..Compagnie Giulia
Rila..Krivo Horo..Bolgarkert
Sezen Aksu..Sanima Inanmah..Turkish Groove
Selim Sezler..The Yagalar Dance..Selim Sezler
Tinariwen..Eh Massive Sintadoben
Mariem Hassan..La Tumchi Anni..Rough Guide To African Blues
The Monkey Gland Blues Band..Diddey Wah Diddey..demo
Seth Lakeman..The Charmer..Freedom Fields
Beata Palya..Eszozsto Nagy Szaghos..Adieu Les Complexes
Amsterdam Klezmer Band..Nasha Iju Bov..The Cultures Of Rhythm
Plantec..Rust Ha Kalet..A-Raok

Monday, 7 June 2010

d'Accord at Gidleigh and Respect

rootsandshoots present pictures of fun, music and dance at Gidleigh on Dartmoor for the d'Accord Picnic and Bal with the excellent Duo Vincendeau-Felder from Brittany and our own wonderful musicians, including Poisson Rouge and Chabotee  
(Spot your jovial presenters M & M)

and pics taken on Sunday at the highly successful Respect Festival in Exeter