Globalwize Radioshow #394

Listen To Jean Trouillet's Latest Far-Reaching Selection On A Journey Through Time And Space
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"What's this we're hearing," we ask ourselves as we hit play on Weltbeat selector and host Jean Trouillet's latest two-hour selection of truly fascinating music from near and far. Now streaming exclusively in our Greedio Mixcloud channel and previously aired on Frankfurt's Radio X, Jean's  "Globalwize Radioshow #394" kicks off on an intriguing note, drawing us in off the bat. So let's provide some more detail:

Said first track is taken from the recently [...]

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Don't Brag Don't Boast

Fresh From The Radio X Vaults It's Another Two Hours Of Jamaican Roots Selection W/ Daddy Discipline
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Sometime in the late nineties, during the very early days of Frankfurt-based community broadcasting service Radio X, our very own Jean Trouillet was given the weekly primetime slot of Wednesday 7-9 pm. Looking for quality content to help him fill the airwaves, he began searching for knowledgeable volunteers. With all the jungle and drum & bass playing at the time, Jean eventually thought of doing a reggae show, taking it back to the roots from mento and ska to [...]

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Greedio X August '21

Listen To Our Latest Monthly Selection Of 20 Extraordinary Tracks From Around The Globe
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August is in the books and so we take our monthly look back at our 20 favourite releases and musical discoveries of the past month, compiled into a comprehensive Spotify playlist now streaming in our Greedio channel

Karkhana, "consisting of seven of the most adventurous and innovative artists of the Middle Eastern experimental scene (and a veteran jazz percussionist from Chicago)," open up with the drums of "Sidi Mansour", converging with the meditative [...]

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Globalwize Radioshow #393

Listen To A Brand New Instalment Of Weltbeat Host/Selector Jean Trouillet's Far-Reaching Format
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Ready to embark on another journey into sound? We return with a fresh two-hour instalment of Weltbeat host and selector Jean Trouillet's far-reaching deep-listening format on Frankfurt's Radio X, now streaming exclusively in our Greedio Mixcloud channel at your convenience. 

Episode #393 kicks off with a classic track by popular reggae outfit Misty in Roots, playing reggae to deliver a political statement. Next, we hear a tune by iconic American avant-garde [...]

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Best of Globalwize 2000

Weltbeat Selector/Host Jean Trouillet Returns With His Latest Best-Of-The-Year Globalwize Playlist
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Can you believe it's already been over two decades since we entered the new millennium? And, if so, which artists and releases do you remember from that time? In December of each year, as part of his monthly Globalwize format, Weltbeat selector/host Jean Trouillet takes a look back at his favourite releases and has begun compiling his past annual best-of picks into comprehensive playlists, now streaming in our Greedio channel on Spotify. So let us rewind the [...]

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Greedio X July '21

Listen To Our Latest Monthly Selection Of Extraordinary Tracks From Around The Globe
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With summer in full swing and holiday vibes on all levels, we took a moment to compile our 20 favourite new musical discoveries of the past month in another comprehensive Spotify playlist for you to feast your souls on. 

Our current "Greedio X July '21" selection features a solid lineup of extraordinary productions from around the globe, kicking off with a gorgeous spiritual jazz inspired track off the forthcoming collaborative album by Munich's Web Web and [...]

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Globalwize Radioshow #392

Weltbeat's Jean Trouillet Takes A More Free-Spirited Approach To His Latest Two-Hour Selection
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Baroquish sounds from the classic songbook of Michael Praetorius, as performed by Munich's Katharina Bäuml and her early music ensemble Capella de la Torre, kick off episode #392 of Weltbeat selector and host Jean Trouillet's eclectic monthly Globalwize format for Frankfurt's Radio X, now streaming exclusively in our Greedio channel on Mixcloud.

After that, it's off to the effervescent "Enchanted Forest" alongside German composer and jazz pianist Hans [...]

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Globalwize Radioshow #391

Weltbeat Selector/Host Jean Trouillet Presents The Latest Two-Hour Episode Of His Far-Reaching Format
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Opening with two tracks by none other than the great Johnny Cash, Weltbeat selector and host Jean Trouillet sets the magnificent telltale tone for episode #391 of his far-reaching Globalwize format on Frankfurt's Radio X, now streaming live in our Greedio Mixcloud channel.

Moving on to the one and only George Gershwin, we hear two more classics, i.e. the fitting "Summertime" performed by Lonnie Johnson and "I Love You Porgy" as sung by Nina Simone. Travelling [...]

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Greedio X June '21

Listen To Our Latest Spotify Playlist Featuring 20 Extraordinary Tracks From The Past Month
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As we enter into the month of July, we take a look back at our favourite releases and musical discoveries from the month of June. Our latest Spotify playlist for Greedio is yet another attempt at doing the wide array of fantastic music out there justice and inspiring our readers to keep on listening. To give you an idea of what to expect, here's a quick rundown of the artists and tracks included: 

"Greedio X June '21" kicks off on a driving track by Iranian [...]

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Best of Globalwize 1999

Weltbeat's Jean Trouillet Readies His Annual Best-Of Globalwize Releases In A Comprehensive Spotify Playlist
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Let us take a trip back to the year 1999, at the turn of the millennium, and revisit Weltbeat host/selector Jean Trouillet's annual best-of selection for his Globalwize format. Recently compiled into a comprehensive Spotify playlist for Greedio, Trouillet's favourite and most significant musical releases of 1999 are now up and ready to be streamed by you and yours. His latest lineup brings us 15 brilliant contributions to feast our ears on, but not without a [...]

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Lost in Latin Music #07

Latinologist DJ Hans Shares Special Broadcast On The COVID-19 Pandemic And Its Effects On Latin Music
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Latin-Mag's DJ Hans is back with a special broadcast on the current situation of the Latin American music scene and the effects of COVID-19 on local artistic production. "The pandemic hit Latin America with an unbelievable force. The music industry is down, while state support for musicians and promoters is almost entirely lacking," says DJ Hans, as he proceeds to present his view on the state of affairs for latin music.  

As usual, the show kicks off with [...]

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Globalwize Radioshow #390

Two More Hours Of Far-Reaching Tunes From Around The Globe Selected By Weltbeat Host Jean Trouillet
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To all of you waiting for another episode of Weltbeat host Jean Trouillet's far-reaching Globalwize format, here comes #390 with another wondrous selection from around the globe:

Opening up on a dialogue between a lute and a recorder, Trouillet presents a Bach choral prelude by German recorder player Dorothee Oberlinger and Bosnian multi-instrumentalist Edin Karamazov and follows that up with a Romanian hora presented by international ensemble Halva. We then [...]

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