This week, we'll look at the increasingly antiquated idea of old world versus new world especially in music and art. Cultures measured by millennia rather than centuries are borrowing and incorporating sounds and instruments in ways that unthinkable in the past.
We'll begin with World Music in the quintessentially new world city of Miami with one of our favorite new beatists. Chris Martin's mix of pastoral hip-hop, soulful samples and glitch mark this bridge between the new and old. Here is 'Love Takes Time'
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A treasure trove of Refrag can be found at www.soundclick.com/refrag. This is All India Radio and 'Echo Other'
www.allindiaradio.com.au Garry Hughes and Andrew T. Mackay have put together global project called the Bombay Dub Orchestra. This is Rare Earth. Thanks to the folks at IODA Promonet for that. This podcast can be heard in more than 100 countries. Look for the list at myspace.com/idyllic
for listening. I'm Jim Nye.