February 21, 2016 – We Shall Kick Through The Streets Of The City


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Marchin’ on with this week’s guest, Saturn de Los Angeles / SATYYY!

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Playlist

  • Doc Paulin (pictured, with his band) – Classic Sounds Of New Orleans (VA) – We Shall Walk Through The Streets Of The City – March
  • Roland KirkLeft and Right – Black Mystery Has Been Revealed
  • Manzoor Khan LangaThe Sounds Of Desert – Traditional Folk Tunes Of Rajasthan – Khari Neem Ke Niche
  • Crımean Tatar EnsemblePetites Planètes – Traces of Crimea – Çiğdem derki
  • La BolducMadame Bolduc: L’anthologie – Si Les Saucisses Pouvaient Parler
  • Gilles ApapPickin’ On Neil Young: A Tribute (VA) – Mr. Soul
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  • Up Dharma DownBipolar – Taya
  • Ringo SheenaGamble – Gamble
  • Moonstarr 88Press to Play – Sulat (Letter)
  • EraserheadsNatin99 – Masrang Bahaghari (Sensitive Rainbow)
  • ImagoBlush – Spolarium
  • SandwichGrip Stand Throw – Butterfly Carnival
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  • Kevin Blechdom & Eugene ChadbourneThe Chaddom Blechbourne Experience – Dance Chicken Corina Blackberry Medley
  • DeerhoofGreen Cosmos – Malalauma
  • Matana RobertsCOIN COIN Chapter Two: Mississippi Moonchile – Spares Of The World
  • Group DouehZayna Jumma – Wazan Doueh
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  • Plastic TreeHide Tribute Spirits II (VA) – Andrometamorphose
  • The NovembersMisstopia – Sweet Holm
  • Daizy StripperHide Tribute Spirits II (VA) – Misery
  • Rappin HoodFavela Chic Postonove 3 (VA) – Sou Negrao
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  • TALKOVER MUSIC : Shalabi EffectTrial of St-Orange – One Last Glare

February 14, 2016 – Love, Kickle & Pop


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Poet, musician, Jesse Chase joined Clara-Swan for a 2 hour romantic cruise through the sea of sound!

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Playlist

  • Etta JamesAt Last! – A Sunday Kind of Love
  • Roland KirkLeft and Right – Black Mystery Has Been Revealed
  • Little RichardThe Essential Little Richard – Directly From My Heart
  • Chet BakerLes Inrockuptibles Sextape (50 Chansons pour le sexe) – My Funny Valentine
  • Leonard CohenSongs Of Love And Hate – Love Calls You By Your Name
  • Jeffrey LewisIt’s the Ones Who’ve Cracked That the Light Shines Through – You Don’t Have to Be a Scientist to Do Experiments on Your Own Heart
  • The Hot 8 Brass BandRock With The Hot 8 Brass Band – Love Don’t Live Here
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  • Al GreenEverything’s OK – You Are So Beautiful
  • Big Mama Thornton (pictured) – In Europe – Your Love Is Where It Ought To Be
  • Solomon BurkeSoul Alive! – Everyone Needs Someone To Love
  • James BrownSoul Syndrome – Stay With Me
  • John ColtraneColetrane For Lovers – Dedicated To You
  • Nina SimoneLittle Girl Blue – My Baby Just Cares For Me
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  • Eugene McDanielsOutlaw – Love Letter to America
  • Forgotten RebelsSurfin’ On Heroin – I’m In Love With The System
  • Digital PrimitivesHum Crackle & Pop – Love Truth
  • Rita LeeBossa’n Beatles – If I Fell
  • Donna DawsonTrojan Reggae Rarities Box Set (VA) – You Can’t Buy My Love
  • Gregory IsaacsCrucial Cuts – Let’s Dance
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  • Erykah BaduNew Amerykah Part Two (Return of the Ankh) – Gone Baby Don’t Be Long
  • United Steel Workers of MontrealKerosene & Coal – Sad Lover’s Lament
  • Leonard CohenField Commander Cohen: Tour of 1979 – Lover, Lover, Lover
  • Indigone Trio & StringsIndigone Trio & Strings – Love Is The Reason
  • EccodekShivaboom – Lover’s Trance
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  • TALKOVER MUSIC : Legion of Green MenBaqontraq – Rollbaq

February 7, 2016 – You Could Make a Kicking


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Big thanks to Missy for filling in for Clara-Swan with this solo Super Kick Sunday edition of the show.

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Playlist

  • Earth, Wind & Fire (RIP, Maurice White, pictured on right with Johnny Graham) – Earth, Wind & Fire – Love is Life
  • Roland KirkLeft and Right – Black Mystery Has Been Revealed
  • Glenn Frey (RIP)Solo Collection – This Way to Happiness
  • Digable PlanetsReachin’ – What Cool Breezes Do
  • The Dynamic Gospel Flames of Griffin, GeorgiaThe Best of Grammercy Gospel (VA) – Jesus is Real
  • Mae WestThe Fabulous Mae West – Pecado (Sin)
  • Dubtribe Sound SystemBryant Street – Equitoreal
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  • The IndiansIndianism – Look Up To The Sky
  • Norman RoseGreatest Hits of the National Lampoons (VA) – Deteriorata
  • Andreas VollenweiderDancing with the Lion – Dancing with the Lion
  • Genesis P-OrridgeAllegory and Self – Godstar
  • Daisy ChainsawEleventeen – Everything is Weird
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  • Skinny PuppyLast Rights – Download
  • Arthur LymanBwana A – Moon Over a Ruined Castle
  • Aimee MannI’m With Stupid – You Could Make a Killing
  • Twilight Circus Dub Sound SystemIn Dub Vol. 1 – Chirping Dub
  • High Llamasmp3 – Showstop (rare vocal version)
  • Pink FloydMeddle – Fearless
  • Bonnie RaittThe Bonnie Raitt Collection – Runaway
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  • David BowieBlack Tie White Noise – Miracle Goodnight
  • David BowieCool World Soundtrack – Real Cool World
  • David BowieOutside – Strangers When We Meet
  • David BowieEarthling Expanded Edition – Little Wonder (Danny Saber Dance Mix)
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  • TALKOVER MUSIC : Martin DennyExotic Percussion – Misirlou

January 31, 2016 – Freein’ Spaces


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Improv saxophonist, Fred Bazil, from L’Appel du Vide made his way into studio this week for a couple of hours of jazz and other inspirational musics.

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Playlist

  • Chuck BerghoferAll-Time Top 100 TV Themes (VA) – Barney Miller (RIP, Abe Vigoda, pictured)
  • Roland KirkLeft and Right – Black Mystery Has Been Revealed
  • Brew MooreThe Kerouac Connection (VA) – Wee (Allen’s Alley)
  • The Laborers in the Vineyard All Community Choir with Mattie Moultrie Wilson and Madeline WilsonBrother from Another Planet (VA) – Promised Land
  • Bernie Sanders & Thirty Vermont ArtistsWe Shall Overcome – The Banks of Marble (feat. Jon Gailmor, Pete R. Smith, Dick McCormack & Nancy Beaven)
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  • Sun RaBlue Delight – Sunrise
  • Sonny ClarkSomethin’ Special – Voodoo
  • Miles DavisMiles Davis Vol. 2 – Kelo
  • James Brown20 All Time Greatest Hits! – Get Up Offa That Thing
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  • L’Appel du VideMergin’ Spaces – Mergin’ Spaces
  • Buffy Sainte-MariePower In The Blood – Uranium War
  • Jefferson Airplane (RIP, Signe Anderson) – Takes Off – Its Alright (Bonus Track)
  • Jefferson Airplane (RIP, Paul Kantner) – Bark – Wild Turkey
  • Maurice LoucaBenhayyi Al-Baghbaghan (Salute the Parrot) – Malnash Diyah (Spineless)
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  • Shurik’nOù Je Vis – L.E.F. (excerpt)
  • Tracy ChapmanCrossroads – Subcity
  • Bob MarleySongs Of Freedom – Thank You Lord
  • Georges DelerueVivement Dimanche – Julien et Barbara
  • Hozan YamamotoMusic For Zen Meditation And Other Joys – A Quivering Leaf, Asks The Winds
  • John ColtraneStellar Regions – Offering
  • Louis ArmstrongLive At The 1958 Monterey Jazz Festival – When It’s Sleepy Time Down South
  • David PritchardNocturnal Earthworm Stew – Thunderpeal
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  • TALKOVER MUSIC : Jackie MittooJamaica to Toronto (VA) – Grand Funk

January 24, 2016 – Canto al Kick


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A trip through Peru awaits you in this podcast featuring Rommel Cajavilca, the musical mind behind CKUT’s Latin Time.

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Playlist

  • The Arrogant WormsGift Wrapped! – Celine Dion
  • Roland KirkLeft and Right – Black Mystery Has Been Revealed
  • Peter Eötvös / WDR Rundfunkchor Köln / WDR Sinfonieorchester Köln with Barbara Hannigan and Susan ParryGyörgy Ligeti: Requiem, Apparitions, San Francisco Polyphony – Requiem – De die judicii
  • Kate BushHounds Of Love – Watching You Without Me
  • Sister Rosetta TharpeThe First Rock And Roll Record (VA) – Strange Things Happening Every Day
  • Minnie RipertonPerfect Angel – Our Lives
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  • Héctor Ferreyra Y Su Quinteto De CamaraRitmos Incaicos – El condor pasa
  • Chabuca GrandaVoz y vena de Chabuca Granda – La herida oscura
  • Ronald ContrerasInterpreta A Pablo Ojeda – Willcamayu
  • Coro Nacional de PeruMissa Andina – Gloria
  • WayruroWayruro – Valicha
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  • Robin GornSoftWing – Tumbai
  • Sheila ChandraOut On My Own – Prema, Shanti, Dharma, Satya
  • Lata MangeshkarGumnaam (OST) – Gham Chhodke Manao Rang
  • MaloumaNour – Yarab
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  • Yma Sumac (pictured) – Voice of Xtabay – Chuncho
  • Alberto UretaEl romanticismo, vol. 2. – Nostalgia
  • Victoria Santa CruzVictoria Santa Cruz – La picantera
  • Florencio CoronadoFlorencio Coronado en concierto – Virgenes del sol
  • Juan Diego Florez y Jorge PalaciosCanto al Peru – Flor de nieve
  • Manuel MirandaBrujos voladores – Amauta
  • BjörkMedulla – Triumph Of The Heart
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  • TALKOVER MUSIC : Shalabi EffectTrial of St-Orange – One Last Glare

January 17, 2016 – Thin White Kick


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A week after the loss of the Thin White Duke, David Bowie, Jordan Arsenault saves Clara-Swan from an on-air emotional breakdown. A striking balance between memories and expectations for 2016 combine for a two-hour journey into the collective musical imagination!

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Playlist

  • Seu JorgeSeu Jorge: The Life Aquatic Studio Sessions – Oh! You Pretty Things
  • Roland KirkLeft and Right – Black Mystery Has Been Revealed
  • David Bowie (RIP) – Low – Weeping Wall
  • David BowieDavid Bowie – She’s Got Medals
  • David Bowie & Dana GillespieYouTube BBC 1971 – Andy Warhol
  • Iggy Pop (pictured with Bowie) – Lust for Life – Some Weird Sin
  • Lou ReedTransformer – Satellite Of Love
  • David BowieThe Rise and Fall Of Ziggy Stardust and The Spiders From Mars – Rock ‘N’ Roll Suicide
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  • MisunSuperstitions – Baby
  • Majical CloudzAre You Alone – Easier Said Than Done
  • Kid FrancecsoliWith Julia – Blow Up
  • Carly Rae JepsenE•MO•TION – Boy Problems
  • GrimesArt Angels – Realiti
  • Owen PallettIn Conflict – On a Path
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  • Ennio MorriconeQuentin Tarantino’s The Hateful Eight – Sangue E Neve
  • Mingus & LaPortaJazzical Moods – Stormy Weather
  • Annette PeacockI’m the One – 7 Days
  • Bruce Prochnik, Clive RevillOliver! Original Broadway Cast – You’ve Got To Pick A Pocket Or Two
  • Killer MikeR.A.P. Music – Reagan
  • Brett Smiley (RIP) – Breathlessly Brett – Highty Tighty
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  • Mashrou’ LeilaIbn El Leil – Kalam (S/He)
  • Christine & the QueensChaleur Humaine – Saint Claude
  • Look VibrantOnly Qualms – Berry Juice
  • Purity RingAnother Eternity – Stillness in Woe
  • LipkaLipka – They Asked Me
  • Oslo SwanDreamin’ – Dreamin’
  • BauhausThe Singles 1981-1983 – Ziggy Stardust
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  • TALKOVER MUSIC : Legion of Green MenSpatial Specific – Logarhythm One Poit Two

January 10, 2015 – Phase Free

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Zig Zag Collective member Jared Wiercinski joined me in studio this past week for some good vibes! Check it out!

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Playlist

  • Al GreenGreen Is Blues – Get Back
  • Roland KirkLeft and Right – Black Mystery Has Been Revealed
  • Sonny RollinsTokyo 1963 – The Way You Look Tonight
  • Brew MooreThe Kerouac Connection – Bernie’s Tune
  • Paul Bley (RIP, pictured) – – Paul Bley & Scorpio – Gesture Without Plot
  • Pierre Boulez (RIP) & Ensemble Intercontemporain with Hilary SummersBoulez Conducts Boulez: Le Marteau sans maître – Dérive 1 & 2 – Le Marteau sans maitre: III. L’Artisanat furieux. Modéré sans rigueur
  • Frank ZappaThe Perfect Stranger – Naval Aviation in Art
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  • Syd DaleGentle Sounds (VA), Volume 2 – Solo Theme A
  • Lyn ChristopherLyn Christopher – Take Me With You
  • Jim MessinaOasis – Love is Here
  • BassoBasso EP – Roger’s Carrot Cake Swing
  • Chas JankelQuestionnaire – Glad to Know You
  • Moon B.II – Those Moments
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  • Neu!Neu! 2 – Super 78
  • David Bowie (RIP, post-broadcast!) – Blackstar – Sue (Or In a Season of Crime)
  • Kid KoalaSome Of My Best Friends Are Djs – More Dance Music
  • Sunil GangulySwinging Hits – Hari Om Hari
  • GutbucketFlock – Zero Is Short For Idiot
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  • PtakiAntypody EP – Termy
  • Andrea Noce & David KristianBe In Sync – So Far So Good
  • BeginSampler 01 Bassballs – Bassballs
  • Inner TravelsPhases of a Forest Moon – Phase 3
  • Hybrid PalmsRainbow Breeze – Bermuda Haunt
  • Karsh KaleClassical Science Fiction From India – Chaipow’s Revenge
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  • TALKOVER MUSIC : The Buena VistasSuperfunk (VA) – Kick Back

January 3, 2016 – Dirty Free


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Musician, journalist, activist Stefan Christoff joins me for a musical journey touching the five corners of the globe!

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Playlist

  • Spike JonesAnthology – Happy New Year
  • Roland KirkLeft and Right – Black Mystery Has Been Revealed
  • Colin Stetson and Sarah NeufeldNever Were the Way She Was – Never Were the Way She Was
  • Bounthong Keoboula, Vongvilay Opimsakda, Vilaphanh PhommachakLaos: Molams & Mokhènes – Singing and Mouth Organ (VA) – Lam Siphandone
  • SoCalledPoeplwatching – Fire on Hutchison Street
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  • Bulgarian Women’s ChoirLe Mystère des Voix Bulgares – Polegnala e Todora
  • Saeed KamjooNo Dawn No Dusk – The Land of Modes
  • M. MucciDon’t Be Afraid – Starkest Darkness
  • Old HauntRefuge – #2
  • Amir AmiriArghavan – Sar Saz
  • William Ryan FritchThe Waiting Room OST – Coda
  • Youmna SabaNjoum – Leyl
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  • Stefan ChristoffTape Crash #12 – Organ Rhythms Under the Rain
  • MomusTurpsycore – Life on Mars
  • Jeffrey Lewis & Los BoltsManhattan – Atheist Mantis/The Pigeon
  • The Specials (RIP, John Bradbury) – The Specials – Too Much Too Young
  • Motörhead (RIP, Lemmy Kilmister) – Motörhead – Keep Us On The Road
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  • NarcyWorld War Free – World War
  • Sam I Am MontollaMade Her – Show Ya Light
  • StormzyYoutube – Shut Up
  • Brandon HurtadoOther Spaces – Clavicle
  • Dirty ThreeHorse Stories – Hope
  • Natalie Cole (RIP, pictured with father, Nat King Cole) – Natalie – Sophisticated Lady (She’s A Different Lady)
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  • TALKOVER MUSIC : Legion of Green MenBaqontraq – Rollbaq

December 27, 2015 – Son de la Kick


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A jarana-infused edition of the FKRS featuring guest, Isabel Taboada! Break out your dancing shoes!

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Playlist

  • The Reptile Palace OrchestraHwy X – What Did I Come In Here For
  • Roland KirkLeft and Right – Black Mystery Has Been Revealed
  • L’Appel du VideMergin’ Spaces – Present
  • Renaldo & the LoafSongs For Swinging Larvae – Kinbolton Gnome Song
  • Allen ToussaintThe Bright Mississippi – Blue Drag
  • Buena Vista Social ClubBuena Vista Social Club – Murmullo
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  • Los Pibes ChorrosGrandes exitos – Que Calor
  • ChuchumbéCaramba niño – La Caña
  • Charanga CakewalkLoteria de la Cumbia Lounge – La Negra Celina
  • Los CojolitesNo Tiene Fin – Son de la Noche
  • Los ChunguitosHoy – Dame Veneno
  • Grupo Mono BlancoSones Jarochos Vol. V – La Bamba
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  • Hossam RamzySabla Tolo II – Wady samba ala el Malfuf
  • VentanasVentanas – Oy Que Buena
  • George Abdo and His Flames of Araby OrchestraBelly Dance! The Best of George Abdo and His Flames of Araby Orchestra – Imm al-Manadili (The Charm of Your Scarf)
  • The Woodshed OrchestraBrass Bandit – The Surfin’ Greek
  • The Tigers featuring Kenny CarrMake a Joyful Noise: Sound that Shout Band Brass – Swing Low, Sweet Chariot
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  • Kumbia QueersKumbia Nena! – Kumbia Dark
  • Concha BuikaNiña de Fuego – Culpa Mia
  • Los VegaDe a Montón – El Cascabel
  • Bernarda y Fernanda de UtreraBandas Sonoras – Se nos rompió el amor
  • Son de MaderaSon de Madera – La Morena
  • Las UltrasonicasYo fui una adolescente terrosatánica – Vente en Mi Boca
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  • TALKOVER MUSIC : Legion of Green MenSpatial Specific – Logarhythm One Point Two

December 20, 2015 – Free Goats


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A goat-lined, yuletide, solo show.

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Playlist

  • Roland KirkLeft and Right – Black Mystery Has Been Revealed
  • PT. Vishwa Mohan Bhatt & PT. Ronu MajumdarIndian Classical Duets Vol. 2 – Raga Nat Bhairav
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  • Sir Richard BishopThe Unrock Tapes – William Goat’s Gruff
  • Griot GalaxyOpus Krampus – After Dream
  • Henry Kaiser & Ray RussellThe Albums of 2015 (VA) – guK Ten LIMPo [from ‘The Celestial Squid’]
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  • Pascal ComeladeMúsica Pop a Catalunya, Vol. 2 – Improperis
  • Jelly Roll MortonComplete Recorded Sides 1926-1930 – Billy Goat Stomp
  • The Jolly BoysBeer Joint & Tailoring – Ba Ba Di Ya (Miss a Ram Goat)
  • Kasai AllstarsIn the 7th Moon, The Chief Turned Into a Swimming Fish and Ate the Head of His Enemy By Magic – Drowning Goat (Mbuji-Mayi)
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  • Action Aid SwedenAll I Want For Christmas is a Goat – Silent Night
  • Mary Martin & ChildrenThe Sound of Music (Original Broadway Cast Recording) – The Lonely Goatherd
  • Jacky Terrasson & Adeste FidelesYule Be Boppin’ (VA) – Little Drumer Boy Jam
  • Kurt EllingYule Be Boppin’ (VA) – Cool Yule
  • Lowe, Sweet Daddy, Blue Note Ad Hoc OrchestraYule Be Boppin’ (VA) – Be-Bop Santa Claus
  • Fareed HaqueYule Be Boppin’ (VA) – You’re A Mean One Mr. Grinch
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  • TALKOVER MUSIC : Baka Forest PeopleHeart of the Forest – Water Drums I