Rest of World

The Miracles Of The Seven Dances

Hany Mehanna

Label RADIO MARTIKO (BELGIUM) Genre Rest of World Cat no. RMLP 004

Hany Mehanna, beloved musician and composer of the greatest artists from the Arab world such as Oum Kalthoum and Abdel Halim Hafez, shows himself from a more experimental side on his solo...

En Ecoutant La Pluie

Sylvie Vartan

Released 02/23/18 Label Wax Love Genre Rest of World Cat no. WLV 82014LP

Featuring many French language re-workings of rock and R&B hits from The Isley Brothers to Mel Torme, Paul Anka to Del Shannon, this collection is essential for any fan of '60s French...

Salm Volume One - Gaelic Psalms from the Hebrides of Scotland

Salm

Released 02/07/18 Label Arc Light Editions Genre Rest of World Cat no. ale007

Single vinyl in kraftliner sleeves printed in white litho. Artwork by Jennifer Lucy Allan. The recordings of Gaelic Psalm singing presented in the release are among the best ever captured...

No Land

Brendan Perry and Olivier Mellano

Released 01/26/18 Genre Rest of World Cat no. 479131

In terms of Olivier Mellano’s highly eclectic career, which has already taken him down various different tracks (violinist, rock then avant-garde guitarist, composer, producer and even ra...

Released 01/26/18 Genre Rest of World Cat no. 33479131

In terms of Olivier Mellano’s highly eclectic career, which has already taken him down various different tracks (violinist, rock then avant-garde guitarist, composer, producer and even ra...

To Syria, With Love

Omar Souleyman

Released 01/10/18 Label Mad Decent Genre Rest of World Cat no. MDEC335.1

the third album from Syrian musician Omar Souleyman. To Syria, With Love, is the follow up to 2015's Bahdeni Nami. To Syria, With Love is a departure musically and lyrically from his prev...

Gokcen Kaynatan

Gokcen Kaynatan

Released 12/15/17 Label Finders Keepers Genre Rest of World Cat no. FKR 091LP

The missing component in the history of Turkish pop and one of the earliest exponents of Turkish electronic music alongside Ilhan Mimaroglu and Bulent Arel, Gokcen Kaynatan electrified th...

Habibi Funk: An Eclectic Mix of Music From the Arab World

Various Artists

Released 12/15/17 Label Habibi Funk Genre Rest of World Cat no. HAB007-CD

Habibi Funk is dedicated to re-releasing a style of music that historically never existed as a musical genre. We use the term to describe a certain sound that we like from the countries o...

Released 12/15/17 Label Habibi Funk Genre Rest of World Cat no. HAB007-LP

Habibi Funk is dedicated to re-releasing a style of music that historically never existed as a musical genre. We use the term to describe a certain sound that we like from the countries o...

At Least Wave Your Handkerchief At Me

Saz'iso

Released 12/13/17 Label glitterbeat Genre Rest of World Cat no. GB 053LP

Mesmerizing arabesques & heart-breaking laments from Southern Albania. A thrilling introduc on to Saze, one of Europe’s richest but most overlooked musics. Co-produced by Joe Boyd (Pi...

Les Chemins de Kathmandou

Serge Gainsbourg and Jean-Claude Vannier

Released 11/24/17 Label Finders Keepers Genre Rest of World Cat no. FKR 100LP

After decades in the making, Finders Keepers present the first-ever pressing of Serge Gainsbourg's most elusive and coveted soundtrack studio recordings, co-written, arranged, and orchest...

Forn

Kaunan

Released 11/24/17 Label By Norse Genre Rest of World Cat no. BNM006LP

The Nordic-folk trio KAUNAN breathe new life into old traditional Scandinavian music, re-awakening the ancient realms of pre-Christian folklore by drawing on ancient songs and tunes; odd ...

Released 10/13/17 Label By Norse Genre Rest of World Cat no. BNM006CD

The Nordic-folk trio KAUNAN breathe new life into old traditional Scandinavian music, re-awakening the ancient realms of pre-Christian folklore by drawing on ancient songs and tunes; odd ...

Bulgar Gaydasi

Cuneyt Sepetci

Released 11/17/17 Label L.m. Dupli-cation Genre Rest of World Cat no. LM 16

The second album by Istanbul’s clarinet virtuoso Cüneyt Sepetçi is an intense trip into modern Turkish wedding and party music. The foundations go deep into Turkey and the surrounding reg...

Jus' Bes'

Led Kaapana

Released 11/03/17 Label Jus Press Productions Genre Rest of World Cat no. CD 192033

From the beginning of the Hawaiian Music Renaissance in the early 1970s through the full bloom of Hawaiian pride in the 80s and 90s, and the resurgence of worldwide interest in Hawaiian m...

Birkin Gainsbourg: Le Symphonique

Jane Birkin

Released 11/03/17 Label Parlophone Genre Rest of World Cat no. CX 564867

CD / DVD. A limited, expanded version of le symphonique is being released for Holiday 2017 which includes and instrumental meledy track, previously unreased and a DVD disc featuring 40 minutes of Serge Gainsbourg and Jane Birkin private footage directed and commented by Jane Birkin. The limited package also includes a second CD Via Japan, previously released only in Japan.

Released 04/28/17 Label Parlophone Genre Rest of World Cat no. CD 560524

CD

Released 04/14/17 Label Parlophone Genre Rest of World Cat no. A 560524

Birkin Gainsbourg Le Symphonique Jane Birkin has often dressed and undressed the works of Serge, the "legendary poet" whose songs she has been singing since the first album he composed fo...

Hasret

Cem Karaca

Released 11/01/17 Label Pharaway Sounds Genre Rest of World Cat no. PHS 050LP

Pharaway Sounds present the first ever vinyl reissue of Cem Karaca's Hasret, originally released in 1980. The fifth album by the Turkish legend, Hasret is based on poems by Nazım Hikmet. ...

Indifferente

Serge Gainsbourg

Released 11/01/17 Label Jambalaya Genre Rest of World Cat no. JAM 13019LP

Collecting some of Serge Gainsbourg's finest early recordings from 1958 and 1959, Indifférente finds the provocative chanteur in his rawest form. Pulled from his first two 10" releases an...

Wanci

Tarawangsawelas

Released 10/27/17 Label Morphine Genre Rest of World Cat no. DOSER 032

Morphine extend farther into S.E. Asian music traditions with a lachrymose suite of minimalist, cosmic Javanese styles, incorporating performance by label head Rabih Beaini...“Tarawangsaw...

Brasilleira Remixes

Maria Rita

Released 10/27/17 Label Optimo Music Genre Rest of World Cat no. OMSD 02

Selva Discos present a remix and new version of material from Maria Rita Stumpf's Brasileira (OMSD 001LP). In order to properly remake "Kamaiurá", they recruited Paulo Sergio Santos and C...

Even A Tree Can Shed Tears: Japanese Folk & Rock 1969-1973

Various Artists

Released 10/20/17 Label Light In The Attic Genre Rest of World Cat no. LITA156LP

LPx2

Released 10/20/17 Label Light In The Attic Genre Rest of World Cat no. LITA156

CD

Tete A Tete Avec Johnny Hallyday

Johnny Hallyday

Released 10/13/17 Label Wax Time Genre Rest of World Cat no. 772208LP

Includes 4 bonus tracks.

Renato

Mina

Released 10/13/17 Label Wax Time Genre Rest of World Cat no. 772205LP

Includes two bonus tracks.

Sylvie Vartan

Sylvie Vartan

Released 10/13/17 Label Wax Time Genre Rest of World Cat no. 772202LP

Includes two bonus tracks.

Egypt & Lebanon: Cosmic Arab Disco & Searing Dance Floor Bangers 1974-1985

Various Artists

Released 10/06/17 Label Cedarphon Genre Rest of World Cat no. CD 002LP

Egypt & Lebanon: Cosmic Arab Disco & Searing Dance Floor Bangers 1974-1985 is a monumental introduction to some of the hippest proto-electronic music from the Middle East in the 1...

Jardim Zoologico

Lena D'Agua

Released 08/11/17 Genre Rest of World Cat no. SL 101EP

Strangelove present its first project, two songs from Lena D'água, one of Portugal's great musical acts of the early 1980s. Combining a siren presence and soaring vocals, alongside songwr...

Chante

Claude Lombard

Released 07/31/17 Label Sommor Genre Rest of World Cat no. SOMM 037LP

Sommor Records present the first reissue of Claude Lombard's Chante, originally released in 1969. Presented in the original French edition gatefold artwork. Produced by Roland Kluger (Cha...

Passion Sources

Various Artists

Released 07/28/17 Label Real World Genre Rest of World Cat no. LPRW2

Peter Gabriel's compilation of the sources that inspired Passion is available once more from the Real World archives. A bonus 24-bit hi-res download is included with this LP reissue.

Mustt Mustt

Nusrat Fateh Ali Khan

Released 07/28/17 Label Real World Genre Rest of World Cat no. LPRW15

Soulful and hypnotic, Khan's passionate singing on these songs of praise underscores the richness and vitality of Sufi culture. While Qawwali music goes back centuries, the use of synthes...

Shahen Shah

Nusrat Fateh Ali Khan

Released 07/28/17 Label Real World Genre Rest of World Cat no. LPRW3

Among Real World's most emblematic artists, Nusrat Fateh Ali Khan was known as Shahen-Shah-e-Qawwali: The Brightest Shining Star in Qawwali. Each vocal performance on this record is utter...

Caribbean Audio Odyssey Volume Two

Various Artists

Released 07/17/17 Label Stag-o-lee Genre Rest of World Cat no. STAGO 108LP

Stag-O-Lee present the second volume of their Caribbean Audio Odyssey 10" series. Calypso in the Caribbean includes a range of genres, including: the benna genre of Antiguan and Barbudan ...

Spirit of Chansons Francaises

Various Artists

Released 07/03/17 Label Wagram Genre Rest of World Cat no. 3348786

This beautifully packaged set celebrates the true spirit of chanson with a stunning selection of material from some of the most celebrated French stars. Spanning from 47-62, this collecti...

The Photographs of Charles Duvelle: Disques Ocora and Collection Prophet

Charles Duvelle

Released 07/03/17 Label Sublime Frequencies Genre Rest of World Cat no. SF 110CD

with 296-page fine-art photography book

Disque La Raye: 60's French West-Indies Boo-Boo-Galoo

Various Artists

Released 07/03/17 Label BORN BAD RECORDS (FRANCE) Genre Rest of World Cat no. BORNBAD 096LP

In 1966, a new pulse spread like wildfire on the sidewalks of Spanish Harlem and local radio waves. Like no music genre ever before, boogaloo brought together African Americans and Latino...

Tchashm-e-Del

Morteza Hannaneh

Released 06/30/17 Label Collapsing Market Genre Rest of World Cat no. CLPMR 003LP

A reeel gem of found art on this rare, lost recording by Morteza Hannaneh, co-founder of the Tehran Symphony Orchestra. Made sometime in the 1960’s for Tehran Radio, the recording had lon...

Ersen 2 - Omur Biter Yollar Bitmez

Ersen

Released 06/21/17 Label Pharaway Sounds Genre Rest of World Cat no. PHS 046LP

LP

Dunden Bugune

Ersen

Released 06/21/17 Label Pharaway Sounds Genre Rest of World Cat no. PHS 045LP

LP

Uzelli Psychedelic Anadolu

Various Artists

Released 05/12/17 Label VIRTUAL Genre Rest of World Cat no. UZ13233

LP

Kelmti Horra

Emel

Released 05/01/17 Label World Village Genre Rest of World Cat no. 479065

CD

Hip Hop From Northern Mali

Gao Rap

Released 04/14/17 Label Sahel Sounds Genre Rest of World Cat no. SS 041

LP

Soul Jazz Records presents - Vodou Drums In Haiti 2

Various Artists

Released 04/07/17 Label Soul Jazz Records Genre Rest of World Cat no. LP-SOJR-371

LP

Released 04/07/17 Label Soul Jazz Records Genre Rest of World Cat no. CD-SOJR-371

CD

Nuits De Printemps

Abdou El Omari

Released 04/04/17 Label RADIO MARTIKO (BELGIUM) Genre Rest of World Cat no. RMLP 003LP

LP

Disco-Folk

Derdiyoklar Ikilisi

Released 04/04/17 Label Pharaway Sounds Genre Rest of World Cat no. PHS 041LP

LP