Abbreviated Romantic

  And here is the more concise version, just the countries with no adjectives. AFRICA: ALGERIA – JJ72 Song of the same name by GNAWA DIFFUSION ANGOLA – CARL CRAIG AND PEPE BRADOCK Song of the same name by CESARIA EVORA and WAYNE SHORTER BENIN (nothing yet) BOTSWANA – ADJ BURKINA FASO – ATSUSHI YANO […]

The World is Romantic: Europe

  Please see the introduction if you haven’t already. Alternatively read on… ALBANIA – GILDED YOUTH Song of the same name by JULIET JONESIN SYDAN ANDORRA – THE EAGLES (not the famed American band) *I had no idea there was a band from Bristol called The Eagles! ANDORRA STAR BLUES – CHRIS REA *Carabou’s album Andorra […]

The World is Romantic: Asia

  Please see the introduction if you haven’t already. Alternatively read on… AFGHANISTAN – BIG TROUBLE HOUSE Song of the same name by GARRY HAVRILLAY, KOMYTEA BACK TO AFGHANISTAN – UPSETS BICYCLING TO AFGHANISTAN – ROBERT FRIPP STRING QUINTET FAR AFGHANISTAN – JAMES TAYLOR AFGHAN BLACK – MUSLIMGAUZE AFGHAN TAXI DRIVER – MUSLIMGAUZE GIFTS FROM AN […]

The World is Romantic: Americas

  Please see the introduction if you haven’t already. Alternatively read on… ANTIGUA – SKY Songs of the same name by WAYNE SHORTER, SPYRO GYRA and TOM AND JOY BOSSA ANTIGUA – PAUL DESMOND DOWN FROM ANTIGUA – CHARLIE HADEN / JIM HALL THE ANTIGUAN GRAVEYARD – THE TEACUPS ARGENTINA – JEREMY HEALY AND AMOS A […]

The World is Romantic: Africa

  Please see the introduction if you haven’t already. Alternatively read on… ALGERIA – JJ72 Song of the same name by GNAWA DIFFUSION ANGOLA – CARL CRAIG AND PEPE BRADOCK Song of the same name by CESARIA EVORA and WAYNE SHORTER HERE IN ANGOLA – AL STEWART CONTOS DE BENIN – ARA KETU PORT OF […]