This sound I ride

This sound I ride

An adventurous and inspiring global journey for music lovers. The monthly show is about diverse, extraordinary, global music that inspires the listeners imagination, like a surreal train ride through foreign countries or a trip to an exotic culture which offers an unfamiliar or unforeseeable perspective. The curious and adventurous approach melts together different influences and musical languages and creates something exciting and unsettling at the same time. Hosted by Martin Bleicher, who is a music lover, DJ and concert promoter from Austria, this podcast brings you new, fascinating and boundary-free music and sounds. For more information, details or the tracklists please visit our website.

Episodes

August 20, 2022 125 min

In Episode 18 of TSIR – an adventurous and inspiring global journey for music lovers, we love bittersweet soothing soundtrack music from the USA and discover transformative zither music from Syria.

 We are also fascinated by an untamable epic tune from Slovenia, enjoy fantastic voice explorations from Japan and are blown away by an energetic mix of jazz and folk from Panama.

The featured artists in this episode are Bryce & Aaron ...

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In Episode 17 of TSIR – an adventurous and inspiring global journey for music lovers, we discover haunting vocal-driven music from Canada and enjoy a colourful polyrhythmic anthem from Poland. 

 We also drift away to psychedelic folk from Turkey, take joy in immersing in a dreamy lullaby from Spain and plunge into an otherworldly Shakuhachi bamboo flute sound experience from London.

The featured artists in this episode are Nick Cave ...

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In Episode 16 of TSIR – an adventurous and inspiring global journey for music lovers, you will find a selection of 30 tracks by 30 artists that I loved in 2021.

There are lots of different things to be expected. From experimental mouled out of Egypt to a post rock ensemble deluxe from Switzerland. We go to Kongo in Africa, also visit Cyprus with experimental Cypriotic folk music and of course Eastern Africa is always a topic on thi...

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In Episode 15 of TSIR – an adventurous and inspiring global journey for music lovers, we dive into a 12-minute noise rock masterpiece from England and are blown away by an outstanding accordion track from Bosnia.

 We also drift away to a sublime ambient folk song from the US, discover colourful ancestrally influenced club music from La Reunion and fall in love with the diverse and playful music from a versatile Brasilian singer.

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In Episode 14 of TSIR – an adventurous and inspiring global journey for music lovers, we discover the term drone pop music in Switzerland and are mesmerised by a mythical vocal anthem from South America.

 We also dive deep into highly energetic free Middle Eastern sounds, discover a mix of historical 1930´s recordings with contemporary sounds from Brasil and enjoy a dramatic dance on the mud floor in Poland.

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In Episode 13 of TSIR – an adventurous and inspiring global journey for music lovers, we discover a hidden music gem in the Rwandan backcountry and are blown away by a Colombian powerhouse.

 We are also excited by glitchy ancestral club sounds out of Honduras, celebrate a highly energetic version of hip hop from Niger and get immersed into contemporary ambient music from Russia.

The featured artists in this episode are Meridian Brot...

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In Episode 12 of TSIR – an adventurous and inspiring global journey for music lovers, we drift away to a divine lullaby from Lithuania and discover energetic hip hop sounds out of Angola.

 We also celebrate Tirana´s 100th birthday as the capital of Albania with local musicians, are stunned by a beautiful neoclassic electronic tune from Chile and fall in love with a brass infused Ethio Jazz inspired banger from a mind-blowing Belgium...

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In Episode 11 of TSIR – an adventurous and inspiring global journey for music lovers, we adore tropical futurism from Colombia and immerse into sublime duduk music from Armenia.

 We also participate in a cathartic Egyptian sound ritual, admire a pulsating tune to raise awareness for our Planet Earth and love an energetic tribal wave track from Spain.

The featured artists in this episode are Blyth, Khaira Arby, Maya Shenfeld, Rani Jam...

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In Episode 10 of TSIR – an adventurous and inspiring global journey for music lovers, we celebrate healing mbira music from Zimbabwe and enjoy spiritual jazz from Pakistan.

 We also dive into otherworldly sounding saxophone music from Norway, get blown away by provocative, distressing club music from England and just drift away to sparse guitar music from the USA.

The featured artists in this episode are Ehsan Abdipour, Xordox, The R...

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In Episode 9 of TSIR – an adventurous and inspiring global journey for music lovers, we celebrate vibrant avant-folk music from Cyprus and discover hypnotic takamba music from Northern Mali.

 We also enjoy experimental shamanic ritual doom metal from Indonesia, go wild with an energetic surf rock – psychedelic belly dance music by a Persian-French multi-instrumentalist and get blown away by a powerful dub odyssey from Brasil.

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In the eighth episode of TSIR – an adventurous and inspiring global journey for music lovers, we explore indigenous sounds out of Costa Rica and enjoy the musical development of a German multi-instrumentalist after his inspiring trip to India.

 We also take an imaginary trip through classical music on Sicily, discover breathtaking Tuvan overtone singing from Siberia and are curious how Amazigh music from the Anti-Atlas mountains in ...

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In the seventh episode of TSIR – an adventurous and inspiring global journey for music lovers, we enjoy an unusual take on a Yemeni folk song and discover mesmerizing medieval-inspired music from Ukraine.

We also get surprised by hart-hitting, extraordinary dance music out of Taipei, are curious how funeral songs from Ghana sound and become witnesses of an extended improvisational masterpiece by a Canadian sextet.

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In the sixth episode of TSIR – an adventurous and inspiring global journey for music lovers, we discover experimental Hip Hop for Japanese horror films and celebrate gorgeous genre-defying music from Senegal. 

We also find out more about Free Middle Eastern Music, get to know black convict work songs from Texas prisons and enjoy nine minutes of atmospheric, eerie and sinister deliciousness from Australia.

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In the fifth episode of TSIR – an adventurous and inspiring global journey for music lovers, we discover warm, beautiful Neo-Classic-Ambient from Poland and celebrate classical Mauretanian music. 

We also find out more about Industrial inspired dub extravaganza from Ukraine, enjoy the divine voice from Israeli/Iranian singer Liraz and get smashed in the face by Norway´s finest Arabrot.

The featured artists in this episode are Nathan ...

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In the fourth episode of TSIR – an adventurous and inspiring global journey for music lovers we celebrate Kaboom Karavan´s folk music from another dimension and discover dystopian electronic sounds from Mozambique. We also get inspired by polyrhythmic voodoo drumming from Haiti, find out more about Hyper-Glitch from Turkey and enjoy the longing and mystical song „Gira, Gira“ produced in the Argentinian Andes.

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Episode three of This sound I ride – an adventurous and inspiring global journey for music lovers brings you unique theremin sounds from the Icelandic artist Hekla, an Afro-Caribbean hymn for life by the fearless duo Navarro / Holmes and a gorgeous and hypnotic love song from the Mali desert. We also discover Indus Bonze's Japanese version of Tanzanian singeli sounds and enjoy "Zhalanash" an excellent and hopeful neo-cl...

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In the second episode we discover William Basinski´s saxophone skills, join the Russian Group Phurpa in their Tibetan overtone chanting, travel to Colombia to enjoy Cerrero´s brilliant dub mix of folky Latin American elements, meet up with Mentrix and her fusion of Iranian and Western sounds and are just blown away by the bone-crushing-heaviness of Kenya´s own Duma.

The featured artists in this episode are Jonathan Snipes, Anunaku &...

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In the first episode we start our trip in the middle of a bizarre ritual in Harga, Sweden, travel then through the rural backcountry of Scotland to meet a hypnotic percussion master in Porto.

We follow a Tunisian electronic producer on his exploration trip to India, learn what the term post-classical grunge means and meet Siti Muharam, the golden voice of Zanzibar, embracing her great grandmothers´ legacy.

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September 26, 2020 1 min

An adventurous and inspiring global journey for music lovers 

The monthly show is about diverse, extraordinary, global music that inspires the listeners´ imagination, like a surreal train ride through foreign countries or a trip to an exotic culture which offers an unfamiliar or unforeseeable perspective.

The curious and adventurous approach melts together different influences and musical languages and creates something exciting and ...

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