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Each month we present to you the top world music album releases, as seen through the eyes of the World Music Charts Europe and Transglobal World Music Chart. At the end of each year, both monthly listings add up to the winner of the WOMEX Label Award and its runner-ups.

For the World Music Charts Europe (WMCE), the world's first association of its kind, Radio DJs and programmers from 24 European countries collect their top albums of the month - usually presented in the DJs' programmes and the channels that present them. EURORADIO offers the opportunity to syndicate these programmes to members of the exchange system.

Transglobal World Music Chart (TWMC) was conceived in 2015 as an open network of music activists spreading world, roots and traditional music. It is open to makers and...

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Upon releasing their debut album, Farafi gave an interview at Deutschlandfunk Kultur radio and Mathias Mauersberg.

They talked about their cultural and musical backgrounds, their meeting in Goa, their love for African music and how all this is encompassed in "Calico Soul" . An album that weaves the magic and inspiration of different cultures and experiences in its music, raw and natural, resembling 'Calico' - a fabric from southwest India similar to cotton in a mid-processed stage.

Listen or read the interview in the links below!

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Thank you all for joining us, it was a night to remember!

A colorful and vibrant crowd joined us at Badehaus on Nov 13 and literally shook the dance floor with their energy, turning a quiet Wednesday night to a Saturday night fever!

The event began with Urubu Marinka on the decks playing a chill-out tropical set, before Farafi appeared on stage. Enchanting vocals, percussive sounds and a groovy mood, they gave a powerful performance. Darlini played the ngoni, one of the earliest instrument of West African music and Joy the Moroccan krakebs, an instrument used in Gnawa music and they were joined on stage by a group of musicians: Max Shchedrovitzki on electric ud, Leo Barreto on E-Bass, Pierluigi Ciaccio on drums and Milad Khawam on the trumpet. A musical combination balancing between...

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We are excited to announce that Farafi's debut album is now available worldwide on a 180g Vinyl and CD format!

Born on the streets of India, with roots around the globe,"Calico Soul" is a hymn to freedom, humanity and unity, the kind of music that touches a very primitive place in one's soul. "Music is a caravan in a nomadic life" say Farafi and this is the spirit encompassed in their sound as they have they drawn inspiration from all around the world- from Africa to Middle East to India.



The abum is also streaming online and you can listen to it on Bandcamp//Spotify // iTunes // DEEZER and more

We are celebrating the release with a concert at Badehaus on November 13 - join us for a night filled with dance and groovy sounds!!

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Each month we present to you the top world music album releases, as seen through the eyes of the World Music Charts Europe and Transglobal World Music Chart. At the end of each year, both monthly listings add up to the winner of the WOMEX Label Award and its runner-ups.

For the World Music Charts Europe (WMCE), the world's first association of its kind, Radio DJs and programmers from 24 European countries collect their top albums of the month - usually presented in the DJs' programmes and the channels that present them. EURORADIO offers the opportunity to syndicate these programmes to members of the exchange system.

Transglobal World Music Chart (TWMC) was conceived in 2015 as an open network of music activists spreading world, roots and traditional music. It is open to makers and...

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