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1. Camping Shaabi
Camping Shaabi
~ Think of One
4.5 out of 5 stars (2 customer reviews)
In Stock
Crammed Discs
March 25, 2008
Audio CD

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Price:$17.70


2. Un Dia
Un Dia
~ Juana Molina
4.8 out of 5 stars (13 customer reviews)
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Domino
October 7, 2008
Audio CD

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Price:$16.20


3. Made in Dakar
Made in Dakar
~ Orchestra Baobab
4.7 out of 5 stars (10 customer reviews)
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Nonesuch
May 20, 2008
Audio CD

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Price:$13.39

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Senegal’s Orchestra Baobab, having triumphed over changing tastes and a 16-year hiatus, are back with Made in Dakar, their first studio album since 2002's Specialist In All Styles. Featuring guest vocals from their world-renowned countrymen Youssou Ndour and Africando's Medoune Diallo, the set list encompasses songs from ancient griot ... Read more

4. Cymbals
Cymbals
~ Vinicius Cantuaria
4.0 out of 5 stars (1 customer review)
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Koch Records
February 19, 2008
Audio CD

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Price:$16.57


5. Japanpopshow
Japanpopshow
~ Curumin
5.0 out of 5 stars (4 customer reviews)
Currently unavailable
Quannum Projects
November 4, 2008
Audio CD

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"Cheerful Brazilian oddball brews up a world of groovy fun!" 4 stars. --Spin... Read more

6. Venus on Earth
Venus on Earth
~ Dengue Fever
4.4 out of 5 stars (25 customer reviews)
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M80
January 22, 2008
Audio CD

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Price:$17.11

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At last, Dengue Fever has made an album that quite nearly matches their incredible live performances. The group began at least as a tribute to the playful yet heavy psychedelic pop scene that flourished in Cambodia before Pol Pot came to power and silenced... Read more

7. Divinidylle
Divinidylle
Vanessa Paradis MP3 Music
4.7 out of 5 stars (12 customer reviews)
Decca International
May 28, 2008
MP3 Music

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8. Nina de Fuego
Nina de Fuego
~ Buika
4.6 out of 5 stars (30 customer reviews)
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Wea International
August 19, 2008
Audio CD

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Price:$11.88


9. Rough Guide to the Music of Japan
Rough Guide to the Music of Japan
~ Rough Guide (Series)
5.0 out of 5 stars (2 customer reviews)
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World Music Network
June 24, 2008
Audio CD

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Price:$12.99

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Other than New-Age-like opuses constructed around the ... Read more

10. Calcutta Chronicles: Indian Slide Guitar Odyssey
Calcutta Chronicles: Indian Slide Guitar Odyssey
~ Gino Vannelli
4.0 out of 5 stars (4 customer reviews)
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Riverboat
April 8, 2008
Audio CD

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Price:$16.30

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Debashish Bhattacharya is an old hand at combining spirituality with outside-the-box adventuring and impish humor. For his ninth album released in the West, ... Read more