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Saturday February 17, 2007

#ArtistSong TitleAlbum (label)
1Patrick StreetMusic For A Found Harmonium (Green Linnet)Irish Times
2Taj Mahal & Culture Musical Club of ZanzibarThe Dhow CountriesM'Kutano (Tradition Moderne)
3Mamadou DiabateSalimouHeritage (World Village)
Indian slide guitar pioneer is playing a gig here tomorrow night:
4Ry Cooder & VM BhattIsa LeiA Meeting By The River (Water Lily Acoustics)
5VM Bhatt & Jerry DouglasBent Notes of the BaulsBourbon & Rosewater (Water Lily Acoustics)
6HadoukAlma CelestaNow (Celluloid)
7Donne Robert & coZheng ZuaAfrican Guitar Summit II (CBC Recordings)
8AfricandoCoumba PeulKetukuba (Stern's Africa)
9Stefano Saletti & Piccola Banda IkonaChayalimStari Most (CNI- Ludos)
10Sancto IanneUno 'nponta 'a lunaMo Siente (Folk Club Ethnosuoni)
Extended feature on Carnival / Mardi Gras / Pancake Tuesday:
11Fruko y Sus Tesos El Nuevo CaimanCarnival (Putumayo)
12Cuarteto Patria CarnavalCarnival (Putumayo)
13Ara KetuTapete NegroCarnival (Putumayo)
14Andre TankerWild Indian BandCarnival (Putumayo)
15Dr. JohnMy Indian RedGoing Back To New Orleans (Warner)
16Al JohnsonCarnival TimeHurricane Relief (MusiCares / Rounder)
17Dr. JohnGoing Back To New OrleansGoing Back To New Orleans (Warner)
18Bo Dollis & The Wild MagnoliasMeet De Boys On De BattlefrontHurricane Relief (MusiCares / Rounder)
19Steve Riley & The Mamou PlayboysLa Danse De Mardi GrasLa Toussaint (Rounder)
20Zachary RichardFile GumboLouisiana Spice (Rounder)
21SolasWiggly Jigs - Pancake TuesdayAnother Day (Shanachie)
22Mary GauthierWheel Inside The WheelMercy Now (Lost Highway)
23Rosie LedetDance The ZydecoPick It Up (Maison de Soul)
Previewing concerts later this month and next:
24Ruthie FosterFruits Of My LabourThe Phenomenal Ruthie Foster (Blue Corn)
25The No Shit ShirleysMountain SongDemo CD
26The No Shit ShirleysMeadowlandsDemo CD
Announcing Vancouver's first Djangofest - April In Paris - coming April 21 & 22 with these 4 bands:
27Lache Cercel & Roma Swing EnsembleSamoisMuzika Konkordo (Jericho Beach)
28Marc Atkinson TrioCinque TerreM.A.T.3 (Indie)
29Hot Club of MarsBellevilleGypsy Fire (Indie)
30Van DjangoTiptoe TripTiptoe Trip (Indie)
Popular Gypsy fiddle / guitar duo currently on their first of two farewell tours this year:
31Willie & LoboMama MiaZambra (Narada)
A look back at last week's BBC Radio Folk Awards:
32Salsa Celtica w/ Eliza CarthyEl GallitoEl Camino (Discos Leon)
33BellowheadJordanBurlesque (Westpark)
34Tim Van EykenBarleycornStiffs Lovers Holymen Thieves (Topic)
35Martin Carthy & Dave SwarbrickUnfortunate TailorStraws In The Wind (Topic)
36Karine PolwartDaisyEP (Indie)
37Show Of HandsRootsWitness (Hand Made)
Preview of next month's Festival du Bois <a href=\"\"></a>:
38Monsieur Lambert et Ce.Suite Pour L'independanceRecidive (La Pruche Libre)
39Galant Tu Perds Ton TempsAdieu La LiberteFais-Toi Pas d'illusions? (Indie)
40Les Tireux d'RochesLa ServanteFestival du Bois Sampler (Indie)
Concert previews March 31 and April 6:
41ShoogleniftyHeading WestRadical Mestizo (Compass)
42Jaime RTMrs. Bromley'sSpark (Dog My Cat)
Three favourite new releases:
43North CreggAn Raibh tu ag an gCarraig?Roseland Barndance (Greentrax)
44Eddi ReaderMuddy WaterPeacetime (Compass)
45David BrombergWindin' BoyTry Me One More Time (Appleseed)
Finally, a concert preview for March 2nd - Lester & Mae - and a last blast for Mardi Gras:
46Mae Moore & Lester QuitzauLittle WingOh My ! (Indie)
47Tri ContinentalT-Bone ShuffleDrifting (Tradition Moderne)
48Les Amis CreoleFais Pas Tu CaLes Amis Creole (Arhoolie)
Next week I'll be in Memphis for the Folk Alliance Conference. Linda Bull (host of CiTR's Give 'Em The Boot - Tuesdays 1-2pm) and Andrea & Arthur Berman (Hosts of CiTR's Pacific Pickin' (Tuesdays 6-8am) will host The Saturday Edge On Folk. Roughly half the show each. I'll be back on March 3rd with a bunch of new releases and an extended look at Festival du Bois.