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IMPORTED: Your favorite local international music show

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IMPORTED from WKMS-FM

If you didn’t check this show out when it aired a month ago… Check it out now because it’s loaded with AWESOME artists from abroad and you never know… this week may be your last chance to experience it, before being archived into oblivion! (LISTEN HERE)

[PLAYLIST]

Regina Spektor – Begin to Hope – Apres moi
Katzenjammer – Le Pop – Virginia Clemm
Gogol Bordello – Trans Continental Hustle – Uma Menina Uma Cigana
Humanwine – Rivolta Silenziosa – Rivolta Silenziosa
James Blake – James Blake – Wilhelm’s Scream
Dengue Fever – Broken Flowers Soundtrack – Ethanopium
La Roux-La Roux- Quicksand
The Whitest Boy Alive – Dreams – Burning
Jarabe De Palo – Bonito – Aun No Me Toca
Beto Cuevas – Miedo Escenico – Algo
Bebe – Y – Uh, uh, uh, uh, uh, uh
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It’s a repeat this week (and next) but fresh is coming soon!

Here’s the playlist from this quite fun episode: 

Gogol Bordello – East Infection – Madagaskar
Katzenjammer – Le Pop – Der Kapitan
DeVotchKa – A Mad and Faithful Telling – Basso Profundo
Emilie Simon – Emilie Simon – Flowers
Ida Maria – Katla – I Eat Boys Like You for Breakfast
The Whitest Boy Alive – Dreams – Don’t Give Up
Lykke Li – Little Bit – Dance, Dance, Dance
The Pinker Tones – Wild Animals- Working Bees
Ceu – Ceu – Mais Um Lamento
MC Solaar – La Belle Et Le Bad Boy – Cinquieme As
MIA – Arular – Galang
Over the Atlantic – Junica – 35 Black and White

Written by Chris Taylor

August 17, 2011 at 8:15 am

IMPORTED S01.E05

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World Music from WKMS
Imported is an international music program showcasing artists from all over the world, combining an eclectic and genre-blending playlists by well-known and aspiring talent abroad. 

Imported airs Sundays @ midnight on WKMS or listen to it On-Demand here.

Hey folks. This episode is a particularly fun one! (recorded late into the night)… Hear us break loose a bit with some recent favorites and our debut of Regina Spektor (Russia), James Blake (UK), and Dengue Fever (USA). As partially-mentioned during the show, Dengue has been featured in depth on NPR.

This, that, and much more! Give it a whirl and drop us a line: importedwkms@gmail.com (or leave us a comment below)

  Chris & Georgena

(LISTEN HERE)

| PLAYLIST  (artist/album/song) |

Regina Spektor – Begin to Hope – Apres moi
Katzenjammer – Le Pop – Virginia Clemm
Gogol Bordello – Trans Continental Hustle – Uma Menina Uma Cigana
Humanwine – Rivolta Silenziosa – Rivolta Silenziosa
James Blake – James Blake – Wilhelm’s Scream
Dengue Fever – Broken Flowers Soundtrack – Ethanopium
La Roux-La Roux- Quicksand
The Whitest Boy Alive – Dreams – Burning
Jarabe De Palo – Bonito – Aun No Me Toca
Beto Cuevas – Miedo Escenico – Algo
Bebe – Y – Uh, uh, uh, uh, uh, uh

IMPORTED [S01.E04]

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World Music from WKMS
Imported is WKMS’ premier international music program showcasing artists from all over the world. We combine an eclectic and genre-blending playlist with tracks by well-known and aspiring talent abroad. Hear Punjab, reggae, K-pop, indie, electronica and more from the mainstream to the culturally obscure.

Imported airs Sundays @ midnight on WKMS or listen to it On-Demand here.

Hi folks!  This week’s adventure begins with a little European punk.  Get ready to experience the gypsy punk phenomenon Gogol Bordello during our first set.

Next, we’ll head over to Norway for a little taste of Ida Maria, who will get you movin’ with her latest hit, I Eat Boys Like You for Breakfast.  And finally, we’ll end with the cool groove Junica by one of New Zealand’s finest, Over the Atlantic. And much more (LISTEN HERE).

| PLAYLIST  (artist/album/song) |

Gogol Bordello – East Infection – Madagaskar
Katzenjammer – Le Pop – Der Kapitan
DeVotchKa – A Mad and Faithful Telling – Basso Profundo
Emilie Simon – Emilie Simon – Flowers
Ida Maria – Katla – I Eat Boys Like You for Breakfast
The Whitest Boy Alive – Dreams – Don’t Give Up
Lykke Li – Little Bit – Dance, Dance, Dance
The Pinker Tones – Wild Animals- Working Bees
Ceu – Ceu – Mais Um Lamento
MC Solaar – La Belle Et Le Bad Boy – Cinquieme As
MIA – Arular – Galang
Over the Atlantic – Junica – 35 Black and White

We want to hear from you! Contact us with opinions, requests, questions… anything: importedwkms@gmail.com. (or leave us a comment.)

 Chris & Georgena