1. Download: The Rough Guide To The Best African Music You've Never Heard
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    Download: The Rough Guide To The Best African Music You've Never Heard

    All of the artists featured on this unique Rough Guide present distinctive, original sounds emanating from Africa, selected exclusively from groups entering World Music Network’s ‘Battle of the Bands’ competition. Check out Tani Diakite’s brand of Afro-funk, Simo Lagnawi’s Moroccan gnawa grooves and Wayo’s South Sudanese trance percussion.
  2. Download: The Rough Guide To Bollywood Disco
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    Download: The Rough Guide To Bollywood Disco

    Disco, Bollywood-style, is typically high-voltage: metallic flares, dazzling over-sized mirror-balls, smoke machines galore and Technicolor flashing dance floors. Let loose those dancing shoes and boogie down to Bollywood’s glittering disco heyday with Lata Mangeshkar, Mohammed Rafi, Kishore Kumar and more
  3. Download: The Rough Guide To Ravi Shankar
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    Download: The Rough Guide To Ravi Shankar

    Unrivalled master of the sitar, Ravi Shankar inspired millions in the West to adore Indian classical music. A true cultural giant, this Rough Guide showcases a unique talent who spawned a musical revolution. Compiled by Ken Hunt, Pandit Ravi Shankar’s approved biographer and foremost exponent of Indian classical music, this Rough Guide charts Ravi Shankar’s rise to global stardom and includes some of his most memorable performances of six different ragas.
  4. Download: The Rough Guide to Indian Classical Music
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    Download: The Rough Guide to Indian Classical Music

    India's classical music is deeply bound to the country's ancient mystical traditions. This unique Rough Guide brings together the greatest names in Indian Classical music, performing some of the most beautiful ragas of India’s classical legacy. Enjoy the musical artistry of legendary performers such as Shivkumar Sharma, Hari Prasad Chaurasia, Zakir Hussain and Ravi Shankar. Compiled by DJ Ritu
  5. Download: The Rough Guide To The Music Of  West Africa
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    Download: The Rough Guide To The Music Of West Africa

    Original source of the blues and fabled land of musical giants, West Africa is a powerhouse like no other. From the first African artist to sell a million singles, Mory Kanté, to new torch bearers Samba Touré, Nuru Kane and the driving desert blues of Etran Finatawa; this is a collection of timeless and inspirational recordings.
  6. Download: The Rough Guide To The Music Of The Sahara
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    Download: The Rough Guide To The Music Of The Sahara

    Almost as big as the USA, the vast Sahara spans Africa from the Atlantic Ocean to the Red Sea. Despite being the hottest desert on earth, it is home to millions of people whose diverse cultures and traditions create a vivid cultural landscape. This Rough Guide features the region’s best-loved artists as well as exploring beyond the arid sandscapes to reveal hidden Saharan sounds
  7. Download: The Rough Guide To Ethiopian Jazz
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    Download: The Rough Guide To Ethiopian Jazz

    Swinging Addis is thriving once again, with the distinctive ancient-sounding tones of Ethiopia blending with modern jazz interpretations to create a totally unmistakable fusion. From the legendary innovators Mulatu Astatke and Getatchew Mekuria to today’s new generation of artists, this Rough Guide celebrates this burgeoning and most captivating of musical scenes.
  8. Download: The Rough Guide To Acoustic Africa
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    Download: The Rough Guide To Acoustic Africa

    This Rough Guide takes the listener on a criss-crossing journey across the African continent, sponging up the most evocative unplugged music emanating from the great continent along the way. Enjoy the rich desert blues of Etran Finatawa, the Baye Fall Gnawa of Nuru Kane, the masakanda magic of Shiyani Ncgobo, and the Mozambican melodies of Mabulu.
  9. Download: The Rough Guide To Calypso Gold
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    Download: The Rough Guide To Calypso Gold

    The anthology of the best calypso from Trinidad from rare early recordings up to the zenith of the 1950s calypso craze. From the 1920s legendary string orchestras through the forties with the emergence of King Radio, to the worldwide recognition of calypso in the fifties with Lord Pretender, and the legends Lord Kitchener and The Mighty Bomber, The Rough Guide To Calypso Gold delivers a taste of real calypso.
  10. Download: The Rough Guide To Flamenco Guitar
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    Download: The Rough Guide To Flamenco Guitar

    Grounded in gypsy traditions, flamenco guitar has evolved to become a high art form and a potent symbol of Spanish culture. Arguably the most beautiful and technically demanding of all guitar styles, today’s greatest masters weave complex rhythms with breathtaking technical ski