SOAS Radio's End of Year Special 2014 Thu, 2014-12-11 17:53

This show features an eclectic mix of the songs from around the world, hand-picked by the SOAS Radio team here in London. As well as our favourite songs from the last year, there are also a few classics, and even a Christmas song or two!

Tune your virtual radios, check out, and enjoy this extra-special festive broadcast.


1) William Onyeabor – Something You’ll Never Forget (Selected by Carlos Chirinos)

2) Ba-Boom – Mano, Sujou! (Selected by Cal Jader)

3) Two Man Sound – Que Tal America (Selected by Carlos Chirinos)

4) Reem Kelani – Qasidah of Return (Selected by Cassandre Balbar)

5) Valia Calda – Nocturne (Selected by Cassandre Balbar)

6) Kiko Dinucci – Ciranda Pra Jamaina (Selected by Will Roper)

7) Apolos Empire Rhythm Orchestra – Cut Your Coat According To Its Size (Selected by Will Roper)

8) Outside recording: Local Svaneti improvisation from Latali village (Selected by Annika Haefliger)

9) Outside recording: Svanceri with Cello (Selected by Annika Haefliger)

10) Gabriel Garzon-Montano – Everything Is Everything (Selected by Daniel Avis)

11) Aurelio – Nari Golu (Selected by Daniel Avis)

12) Metro-Tyt?t – Hiljainen Kyl?tie (Selected by Miia Laine)

13) Miriam Makeba – Chove Chuva (Selected by Miia Laine)

14) Angelique Kidjo – MBaamba (Selected by Isuru Perera)

15) Charanjit Singh – Raga Bhairavi (Selected by Isuru Perera)

16) Gruff Rhys – Post Apocalypse Christmas (Selected by Alexandra Richardson)

17) Gayla Peevey – I Want A Hippopotamus For Christmas (Selected by Alexandra Richardson)

Produced and edited by Daniel Avis for SOAS Radio.