Music Without Borders

Music Without Borders – March 16 Show

March 19, 2022
1:51 pm


Starbuck is back in the Bay and the Music Without Borders show is back on Radio Valencia’s airwaves, bringing you global tunes and views. Superstar Deejay Shardonée drops into the studio to chat about new and new-old impressions of this wondrous city.

Music played: Black Catbird – The Garifuna Collective, Point and Kill – Little Simz + Obongjayar, Calé barí – Ojos de Brujo, 1 Thing – Bacao Rhythm & Steel Band, Viva Nigeria – Fela Kuti, Feeling Happy – Cyril Diaz Et Sin Orchestre, Circles – Drezus & Dakota Bear, Getting Kinda Boring – Lack of Afro, Internacionales – Bomba Estéreo, Un día punk – Juana Molina, Me Voy – Ibeya & Mala Rodríguez, Ce N’est Pas Bon – Amadou & Mariam, Black Rabbit – Prince Fatty & Shniece Menamin, One Step Beyond – Prince Buster, In the Castle of My Skin Sons of Kemet, Amidinine – Bombino, Streets of London – Soothsayers, Fou de toi – Manu Chao, San San Rock – Thievery Corporation, Batonga – Angelique Kidou, Compulsion – Martin L.Gore, Dub Be Good to Me – Beats International, No Quiero Trabajar – Banda Sin Nombre, Fiesta de Negritos – Fanfare Ciocarlia & Puerto Candelaria, Summer Beach – Yukiko Okada, Faces – Clio.

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Music Without Borders – January 2 Show

January 4, 2017
12:58 am


It’s DJ Starbuck’s final show on Radio Valencia. This week all the tunes come from the UK.

Music Played:
Rong Radio – Benjamin Zephaniah, Dub Be Good to Me – Beats International, We Play the Music – Ed Solo & Skool of Thought, Mirror In the Bathroom – The Beat, Right Direction – Vibronics, One Love – Massive Attack, Banana Skank – Roots Manuva, Surplus People – RDF, Punk Is Dead – Crass, Thou Shalt Always Kill – Dan Le Sac vs Scroobius Pip, No Way – Young Fathers, Evolution, Revolution, Love – Tricky, Grey Clouds – The Orb ft Alan Parker, Forest (Tree Mix) – The Cure, Sheela-Na-Gig – PJ Harvey, Eiggy Sea – Cate Le Bon, Bron-Yr-Aur stomp – Led Zeppelin, Skip Lizard – Mukka, Rio de Hackney – Correspondents, Have You Seen Bruce Richard Reynolds – Alabama 3, That Old Pair of Jeans – Fatboy Slim, Fish Fish Fish – Mr Scruff, In These Shoes – Kirsty McColl, London Calling – The Clash, Gangster – Special AKA, Cool for Cats – Squeeze, Glitter Freeze – Gorillaz ft Mark E Smith, Fools Gold – Stone Roses, The Beigeness – Kate Tempest, Boo! – Sticky ft Ms Dynamite, Farewell Farewell – Sandy Denny and Fairport Convention

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Music Without Borders – December 19 Show

December 20, 2016
1:44 pm


Starbuck and Freely share our favourite tunes from 2016.

Butterflies – Anchorsong, The Ballad of Harry Chamberlain and the Surreptitious Window Cleaner – I Monster, Agua – M.A.K.U. Soundsystem, Gyae Su – Pat Thomas and Keashibu Area Band, T.I.W.Y.G. – Savages, Consume or Be Consumed – Slaves, Stray – Me and My Friends, Perambulations – Perhaps Contraption, Stadium Pow Wow – A Tribe Called Red, Donald’s Wig – Coldcut, Kings Avenue – Too Many Zoos, Workign Together – Hot 8 Brass Band, Me Luv To Sing – The Hempolics, Don’t Follow Babylon – Vibronics ft Soom T, Jamburana – Dona Onete, Expresso 2222 (Ao Vivo) – Caetano Veloso, Coracao Do Mar – Elza Soares, Chicha Rojo – La Yegros, El Perro Viejo – Los Espiritus, jurema – Renata Rosa, Kate Tempest – Europe Is Lost, The Great Undressing – Jenny Hval, Launderette – Vivien Goldman, Cacao – Family Atlantica, Fighting For? – Roots Manuva, Drone Bomb Me – ANOHNI, Calles De Dajla – Aziza Brahim, The Community of Hope – PJ Harvey

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Music Without Borders – December 5 Show

December 6, 2016
5:01 pm



Music Played:

Safe From Harm – Massive Attack, Little Fluffy Clouds – The Orb, Fools Gold – Stone Roses, Step right up – Tom Waits, Hit ‘Em Up Style – Carolina Chocolate Drops & Luminescent Orchestrii, Sell Out – The Levellers      , Rock This World (Mr. Benn Remix)           – Yes King, Add Me – Chumbawamba, 20 Motherfuckers – The Wyatt Act, World Don’t Shine – Southern, Wonder Woman – Tricky, Feel Good Inc. – Cookin’ On 3 Burners, Papa’s Got A Brand New Pigbag – Pigbag, Jumping Somone Elses Train – The Cure, Wig – The B-52’s, Television – Disposable Heroes of Hiphoprisy, Stand Up Stand N Rock – #NoDAPL and Taboo, 5 Million Ways To Kill A CEO – The Coup, Amor Califas (California Love) – Bang Data, Cumbia En Do Menor – Ska Cubano, Dirty Reggae – The Aggrolites, Me Luv 2 Sing (Hypermix) – The Hempolics, Hooch – Kelis, Insurrection (feat. Linton Kwesi Johnson) – Hiatus, The Anti-Racist Dub Broadcast – Mad Professor, Phoenix    – Martina Topley-Bird, The Slave Master’s Whip – Outspoken & The Essence, A Thousand Tiny Pieces – Sean Hayes

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Music Without Borders – November 28 Show

December 3, 2016
5:19 pm



Music played: Sénégal Fast-Food – Amadou & Mariam,  Chicha Roja – La Yegros, Thursday Night Kinda Swing – Afrolicious, Kings – The Apples, Fat Boy – New Birth Brass Band, Marienkafer – LaBrassBanda, Cumbion Mountain (Cico Sonido & Toy Selecta) – Up, Bustle & Out, La Cumbia Perdida  – Doctor Stereo, Dimineata – Shantel, Mahala – Oi Va Voi, Belleview – M, Wor (Adrian Sherwood Hey Gringo Remix) – Django Django, Know Your Chicken – Cibo Matto, Mexican Madness – Nortec Collective, Something’s Got To Give – Beastie Boys, 1940 (AmpLive Remix) – The Submarines, Ja Sha Taan (Housewife Edit) – Fun-Da-Mental, The Ballad of Harry Chamberlin and the Surreptitious Window Cleaner – I Monster, Lost In Laos – Dengue Fever, Here I Come (feat. Mega Banton) – Barrington Levy, Storm Warning – Lynn Taitt & The Comets, The Bullet – The Devil Makes Three, La Réalité – Amadou & Mariam, Tiempo de Solea – Ojos de brujo, Woody Guthrie – Alabama 3, Stadium Pow Wow (feat. Black Bear) – A Tribe Called Red, (We Don’t Need This) Fascist Groove Thang – Heaven 17, Fantastic Man – William Onyeabor, The Snake – Al Wilson, Jah War – Wild Dub Dread meets punkrocker downtown

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Music Without Borders – November 21 Show

November 28, 2016
8:27 am



A poignant show this week. Paying tribute to some fallen musical heroes and playing tunes for this dark political era

Music Played:
Everybody Knows – Leonard Cohen, 100 Days and 100 Nights – Sharon Jones and the Dap Kings,This Land is Your Land – Sharon Jones and the Dap Kings, Fighting For? – Roots Manuva, Working Class Hero – John Lennon, Testimony – This Machine Kills, Border Pleasures – Nortec Collective, Culture of Fear – Thievery Corporation, Guerilla Tactics – Mandeep Sethi, Get Up – Young Fathers, Streets So Warm – Toddla T, Don’t Follow Babylon – Vibronics, Stand Up – Hindi Zahra, Cale Bari – Ojos de Brujo, Rainin In Paradize – Many Chao,  Rat in Mi Kitchen – UB40, Monkey See Monkey Do – Sonic Boom Six, Going Through Hell – The Streets, Pretty L’il Foot – Rising Appalachia, Blank Generation – Richard Hell, Johnny Borrell Afterlife – Future of the Left, Lost Innocent World – Gogol Bordello, Devils Look Like Angels – The Reverend Peyton’s Big Damn Band, Nothing to Lose – Ghetto Plotz, Mi Kolombia – Systema Solar, That Battle is Over – Jenny Hval, Perfect Coffee – Kate Tempest, Nothing’s Changed – Tricky

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Music Without Borders – November 7 Show

8:17 am



Music Played:

Nice Up – DJ Shep, Rock Steady – Dub Pistols, Criss n Shine – Dedy Dread and DJ Rebel, Skanky Panky – Kid Koala, Jimmy James – Beastie Boys, Butterflies – Anchorsong, Ridin’ Round Sky High – Fatima, Kemikem – Meklit, Enamorada – Pedrina y Rio, Sugar Water – Prince Fatty and Mungo’s Hi Fi, Ohio – Justice, Shake and Tremble – Django Django, Slow Man – Sage Francis, Bucky Skank – Upsetters, Cool Clear Water – Love Grocer, Pepe – Ska Cubano, Fou de Toi – Manu Chao, La Derniere Sortie – Jabul Gorba, Black Eyed Sea – dunkelbunt, The Balled of Harry Chamberlin and the Surreptitious Window Cleaner – I Monster, Revolution – Dr John, (I’ll Never Be) Satisfied – Alabama 3, Gut Feeling – Devo, Imanin Bas Zihoun – Tamikrest, Dub Be Good to Me – Beats International, Let’s Make Love and Listen to Death from Above – CSS, Keep this Party Going – The B-52’s, There’s No other Way – Blur, 7 Nation Army – Hayseed Dixie

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Music Without Borders – October 24 Show

November 6, 2016
9:24 pm



DJ Derek is this episode’s special guest on the Music Without Borders show. We played you a selection of our favourite non-US hiphop.

Starbuck’s picks:  UK Jamaican – Tricky, Say Yes – Wax Tailor, The Nosebleed Section – Hilltop Hoods, Dear Science – Seth Sentry, Europe Is Lost – Kate Tempest, Banana Skank – Roots Manuva, Grind – George the Poet, Et Si…? – Lady Laistee, Clic Clic – MC Solaar, This Is Blues HipHop – Scarecrow, Esto Es – La Nueva Alianza and Alika, Fatty Boom Boom – Die Antwoord, Waiting Is A Drug – K’Naan, Insects – Midfielding General, No Way – Young Fathers, Thou Shalt Always Kill – Dan Le Sac vs Scroobius Pip.

Derek’s picks: As You Want – Aristophanes, Jazz hop – Gas-Lab and Traum Diggs, Papaotai – Stromae, Skeng – The Bug ft Kila P and Flowdan, Frontier Psychiatrist – The Avalanches, El Castigo De Los Debiles, Sharp Darts – The Streets, Cheap Talk – RIP SLYME, Survive It – Ghostpoet, Le Silence Est Mort – Freeman Feat Philieas Flow, Cachimbo Da Paz – Gabriel O Pensador, Liebs Oder Lass Es – Genetikk feat Sido, Dopamine – Bliss N Eso feat Thief, Bango Rap – Nicky Lars feat Gombo Zulu.






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Music Without Borders: October 17 Show

October 20, 2016
11:29 am



Music Played: Rong Radio – Benjamin Zephaniah,

Amidinine – Bombino,

Soubour – Songhoy Blues,

Take Back the Power – Asian Dub Foundation,

The Proclamation – The Underachievers,

Skanky Panky – Kid Koala,

Singing of the Bowsaws – Future of the Left,

Raise a Little Hell – The Reverend Peyton’s Big Damn Band,

Television – Disposable Heroes of HipHoprisy,

Your Revolution – Sarah Jones,

Black Steel  -Tricky,

Nothing Matters (ft Nneka) – Tricky,

Emel (ft Emel) – Tricky,

Hit ‘Em Up Style – Carolina Choclate Drops & Luminescent Orchestrii,

Cumbion Mountain (Cico Sonido & Toy Selectah) – Up, Bustle & Out,

Ce n’est pas bon – Amadou & Mariam,

Mehndi – Fanfara Tirana & Transglobal Underground,

Black Eyed Sea (ft Amsterdam Klezmer Band) – [dunkelbunt],

Take It to the Street – Rebirth Brass Band,

El Alma y el Cuerpo – Bomba Estereo,

El Jefe – Mexican institute of Sound,

No Man’s Land – Balkan Beatbox,

Gangsters – The Special A.K.A.,

Liquidator – Harry J Allstars,

Billy Jean – Shinehead,

Thought to the Meaning (ft Denis Jones) – Mr.Scruff,

Golden Clouds – The Orb,

Tomorrow Never Knows – The Beatles


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Music Without Borders: July 26 Show

July 29, 2016
10:11 am

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This week Starbuck filled in for the Disco Roto show.

Thanks for tuning in. Here’s the playlist:

57 Channels by Bruce Springsteen,

Gangsta by TuneYards,

Java by Augustus Pablo,

Cuss Cuss by Lloyd Robinson,

Que Sera Votre Vie by Kat Onoma,

This Is Blues Hip Hop by Scarecrow,

Et Si…? by Lady Laistee,

Nicotine Love ft Ajeya by Tricky,

Finally Moving by Pretty Lights,

Give Me by The Child of Lov,

Mexico by Mexico Institute of Sound,

HotStylin’ by Harvey K-Tel,

Prime Minister by London Afrobeat Collective,

Mr Follow Follow by Fela Kuti,

Handsome Boy (E Wara) by The Rwenzoris,

Gorel by Baaba Maal,

Kala by Mbongwana Star,

Big Chief by Professor Longhair,

Mean Man by Betty Harris,

Les Fleurs by Minnie Ripperton,

Motorcycle 666 by Pop Levi,

C by JK Soul,

Pretty Good Love (Mr Large Boutrous rmx) by Big Maybelle,

Bull Dog by The Shangri Las,

I’m Shakin by Little Willie John,

Goin’ Down by Allen Tousaint,

A Change by Aretha Franklin,

Big Ten Inch Record by Bullmoose Jackson,

Tell Me What’s On Your Mind by Cyril Neville,

Running out by Mable John,

Don’t Tell A Lie About Me by James Brown,

Everything I Do Gonna Be Funky by Lee Dorsey,

Sweet Potato Gravy by Maurice Simon and the Pie Man

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