Playlist 26.03.2024 - DJ NigelWood

World Music DJ
Go to content

Playlist 26.03.2024

On this week’s programme:

Here is the playlist for "Ear to the globe" broadcast on Tuesday March 26th.

Check the latest Transglobal World Music Chart here


Here is the playlist for "Ear to the globe" broadcast on Tuesday March 26th. The programme goes out every Tuesday at 10pm to midnight on 103.2FM and is available live at and thereafter on Mixcloud

1.    RAH & The Ruffcats: “Agidi” (Single on Sonar Kollectiv 2024).

2.    Dele Sosimi & The Estuary 21: “For the love of it”. From “The Confluence” (Wah Wah 45 2024).

3.    Newen Afrobeat feat. Dele Sosimi: “Mare mare”. From “Grietas” (Lichens Family 2024).

4.    Lafayette Afro Rock Band: “Oglenon”. From “Soul Makossa (1973)” (Strut 2024).

5.    Abdallah Oumbadougou: “Nigsar Tenere”. From “Amghar - The Godfather of Tuareg Music Vol. 1” (Petaluna 2024).

6.    Tidiane Thiam: “Néené Africa”. From “Africa Yontii” (Sahel Sounds 2024).

7.    Jembaa Groove: “Asem Ben”. From “Ye Ankasa/We Ourselves” (Agogo Records 2024).

8.    Mohammad Syfkhan: “I am Kurdish”. From “I Am Kurdish” (Nyahh Records 2024).

9.    Avalanche Kaito: “Tanvusse”. From the forthcoming album “Talitakum” (Glitterbeat).

10.  Howie Lee: “The seven line prayer to Guru Rinpoche” (Single from forthcoming album on Mais Um).

11.  Za! & Perrate: “Seguiriya”. From “Jolifanto” (Lovemonk 2024).

12.  Yirinda: “Galangoor baya (Welcome)”.

13.  Yirinda: “Thurum voi (Look there).  Both from “Yirinda” (Chapter Music 2024).

14.  Kahil El’Zabar’s Ethnic Heritage Ensemble: “The whole world”. From “Open Me, A Higher Consciousness Of Sound and Spirit” (Spiritmuse 2024).

15.  Naissam Jalal: “Rituel de la terre”. From “Healing Rituals” (Le Couleurs du Son 2023).

***Naissam Jalal plays at the Bray Jazz Festival on Saturday 3rd May with Claude Tchamitchian***

16.  La Lloronas: “Naranjos”. From “Out Of The Blue” (Muziekpublique 2024).

17.  Sutari: “Kobierzec - Rug”. From “Lullabies For The World” (Audio Cave 2024).

18.  Marjan Vahdat: “You saw my moon”.  From “The Eagle Of My Heart” (Kirkelig Kulturverksted 2024).

19.  Aroof Aftab, Vijay Iyer, Shahzad Ismaily: “To remain/To return”. From “Love In Exile” (Verve 2023).

Thanks for listening.

*Here is a listen-back link to listen back to the programme.

*Recommendations below!


Check out my website:
Facebook: DJ Nigel Wood
Twitter: @djnigelw

Current Album Recommendations (in no particular order):

1.  Shakti: “This Moment” (Abstract Logix).

2.  Super Biton de Ségou: “Afro.Jazz.Folk Collection Vol. 2” (Mieruba/Deviation).

3.  Manu Delago: “Snow From Yesterday” (One Little Independent).


4.  ØXN: “Cyrm” (Claddagh).


5.  Muireann Bradley: “I Kept These Old Blues” (Tompkins Square).


6.  Mohammad Syfkhan: “I Am Kurdish” (Nyahh).

7.  Les Amazones d’Afrique: “Musow Danse” (Real World).


8.  Ann O’Aro: “Bleu” (Buda Musique).

9.  Almir Meskovic & Daniel Lazar: “Family Beyond Blood” (Alda Records).

10.  Lina: “Fado Camões” (Galileo).

Sound Tracks of the Week:

1.   Elkin Robinson: “Creole Vibration”. From the compilation “Caribbean Celebration” (Putumayo).

2.   Tiken Jah Fakoly: “Ouvrez les frontiers”. From “Acoustic” (Chapter Two).

3.   Arthur Melo: “Do colostro au osso”. From “Mirantes Emocionais” (Far Out).

4.   Queen Makedah: “Clean Hands” (Single remix on Oriyah Music).

5.   Louis Stewart: “Bluesology”. From “Louis The First” (Livia Records).
DJ Nigel Wood World Music Specialist
Back to content | Back to main menu