Not really an edition of “Neptune Currents,” this show was my stint for the World Music Marathon at KKUP — it took place on a Saturday morning, not the usual Sunday. I had originally decided not to post this playlist, but I had a request for it. So here it is (there were interruptions to raise money for entirely listener-supported KKUP during this special annual fundraising marathon):

Ayub Ogada & Union Nowhere — Baya Baya — Tanguru — Amiata [iTunes download only]
Habib Koite & Bamada — Kanawa — Baro — Putumayo World Music
Trance Mission — Monkfish — Head Light — City of Tribes
Trance Mission — Head Light — Head Light — City of Tribes

Will Seachnasaigh — Barru (Crocodile) — The Didgeridoo — Dharpa: Songs from the Dreamtime — Lyrichord
Hassan Hakmoun — Live — Life Around the World — Alula
Dissidenten — Monsoon — Trance Planet Vol. 2 [compilation] — Triloka
Sevara [Nazarkhan] — Sen — Sen — Real World
Silvia Perez Cruz & Ravid Goldschmidt — Gitana — Llama — MA Recordings
Kevin Nathaniel — Dream — Mbira Magical — Gwenyambira Productions

Pusaka Sunda — Jeruk Manis — Samagaha — Sakti
Pusaka Sunda — Gagak Lumayung — Samagaha — Sakti
Pusaka Sunda — Jalir Jangji — Samagaha — Sakti

Shweta Jhaveri — Dream — Avishkar — Cosmic Khayals
Loituma — The Bells of St. Michael’s — In the Moonlight — NorthSide
David Hudson — Brunga — Gunyal — Black Sun
Anouar Brahem — The Lover of Beirut — The Astounding Eyes of Rita — ECM
Ayub Ogada — Kothbiro — Trance Planet Vol. 2 [compilation] — Triloka

Ayub Ogada & Union Nowhere — Mudno Gita — Tanguru — Amiata [iTunes download only]
David Gilden — Yarabi — Ancestral Voices — Kora Productions
Joji Hirota — Komori Uta — The Gate — Real World
Hector Zazou & Swara — Zannat — In the House of Mirrors — Crammed Discs
Stellamara — Lado — The Golden Thread — Lucidity Music