1. 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
  2. Download: The Rough Guide To Johnny Cash: Birth of a Legend
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    Download: The Rough Guide To Johnny Cash: Birth of a Legend

    Undoubtedly the most famous and influential country singer of all time, Johnny Cash’s unmistakeable style embraced rock and roll, rockabilly, blues, folk, and gospel. This memorable collection of songs recorded during his first prodigious burst of creativity laid the foundations of the legend of ‘The Man In Black’.
  3. Download: The Rough Guide To Latin Music For Children
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    Download: The Rough Guide To Latin Music For Children

    The music of Latin America combines Spanish guitars, African percussion, and indigenous flutes to create some of the most vibrant music on the planet. The children’s songs on this Rough Guide take the lively Latin styles and add stories of ancient kingdoms, mythical journeys, natural wonders, and of course a host of wild animals. Compiled by Dan Rosenberg
  4. Download: The Rough Guide To World Music
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    Download: The Rough Guide To World Music

    A quarter of a century since the ground-breaking Rough Guide To World Music was first released, this anniversary edition celebrates the beauty and diversity of musical cultures both past and present. From the virtuoso musicianship of Calcutta’s guitar master Debashish Bhattacharya and Palestinian buzuq player Ramzi Aburedwan to the irresistibly danceable grooves of Klezmer-Balkan band She'Koyokh and Chinese folk rockers Shanren, this is a jaw-dropping collection.
  5. Download: The Rough Guide To The Best Arabic Music You've Never Heard
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    Download: The Rough Guide To The Best Arabic Music You've Never Heard

    This collection of original fresh talent from across the Arab world is selected exclusively from artists entering World Music Network’s ‘Battle of the Bands’ competition. From the driving grooves of Algerian jazz-head Anis Benhallak to the instrumental oud and violin delights of Al Andalus Ensemble, check out the latest sounds of the Arabic speaking world.
  6. Download: The Rough Guide To The Music Of Palestine
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    Download: The Rough Guide To The Music Of Palestine

    Palestine is a beautiful ancient land of faith where conflict appears to overshadow its creative voices. This unique Rough Guide explores the diverse and wonderful array of music that springs out of adversity and expresses the deep roots of Palestinian identity. Compiled by Nili Belkind & Nadeem Karkabi
  7. 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.
  8. 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
  9. 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.
  10. 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