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Various Artists / Radio India: Eternal
Album:Radio India: Eternal Collection:World
Artist:Various Artists Added:08/2004
Label:Sublime Frequencies 

A-File Activity
Add Date:2004-11-22 Pull Date:2005-01-24 Charts:Reggae/World
Week Ending:23 Jan16 Jan9 Jan28 Nov
Airplays:1212

 Recent Airplay
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2.Jan 12, 2013:Music Casserole
Radio Delhi #2
5.Jan 13, 2005:Sun in Libra, Moon in Pisces
Spirit of Puja in Bengal
3.Aug 15, 2006:Radio Of Imagination
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6.Jan 12, 2005:the Dog and Pony Show
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Album Review
Mamta
Reviewed 2004-11-03 
This is a bizarre mix of songs, instrumentals, announcements, commercials, morphed together to make tracks. To a certain extent it gives a feel of what was being broadcasted on air in India between the period 1989 – 1996. It is obvious to the listener the range of music spanning the whole country, from Bengal in the east to Rajasthan in the west and Delhi in the north to Hyderabad in the south. Very eclectic !

But, it is just that, a good collage. Some pieces, which you like, get over too quickly. There are abrupt changes. You anticipate a popular song but it never comes. After a while the novelty wears off.

All said and done, some of the tracks are very interesting and worth a listen. Most of the CD 2 tracks are fun. My recommendations are:
CD #1
3. Radio Varanasi – A ghazal, a classical and a bhajan.

CD #2
1, 2, 5, 6 (begins with the very truly Indian radio music), 8.

Track Listing
 ArtistTrack Name
1.-Radio Delhi #1
2.-Radio Delhi #2
3.-Radio Varanasi
4.-Radio Transit
5.-Radio Jaipur
6.-Radio Hill Station
7.-Radio Calcutta #1
8.-Radio Bihar
9.-Radio Lowlands
10.-Radio Calcutta #2
11.-Deep Disco Drama Diva
12.-Glass Music
13.-Hyderabad Fidelity
14.-Lucknow Explosion
15.-Spirit of Puja in Bengal
16.-Trolling the Crossroads of
17.-Silent or Noisy World
18.-India's Sound Museum of Oddi
19.-Eternal Finale