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Various Artists / Traveler 06
Album:Traveler 06 Collection:World
Artist:Various Artists Added:Mar 2006
Label:Six Degrees Records 

A-File Activity
Add Date:2006-04-02 Pull Date:2006-06-04 Charts:Reggae/World
Week Ending:Jun 4May 28May 21May 14Apr 30Apr 16Apr 9

 Recent Airplay
1.Sep 03, 2013:Good Day Sunshine!
As Far As I Can See (Da Lata Remix)
4.Jun 03, 2006:New World Disorder
As Far As I Can See (Da Lata Remix)
2.Jan 22, 2009:Sunshine ... on a Rainy Afternoon
Ali (Banco De Gaia Remix)
5.May 27, 2006:New World Disorder
Touba (Kabanjak Remix)
3.Sep 11, 2008:Sunshine ... in the Afternoon (Global Unity Day)
Firefly (Waxxhopper's New Skool Remix)
6.May 23, 2006:At the Cafe Bohemian
Touba (Kabanjak Remix)

Album Review
Sadie McFarlane
Reviewed 2006-03-09 
[coll]: Traveler 06 (6 Degrees)
Reviewed by Sadie O., 3/8/06
Remix sampler by a familiar, mostly World music label. We already have (or will soon have) all but one cut (Bossacucanova) in original versions. Tracks 4 and 9 have little or no “World” about them, but the others definitely qualify for the orange sticker.
No FCCs. IMO, tracks 5 and 6 are some of the hottest remixes I’ve ever heard. 2, 4, 7 and 8 are really good. The others are a bit trance-y or laid back for my tastes, but still quite nice.
1. *9:08 - Niyaz - Dilruba (Junkie XL Remix) Uptempo, handdrums, then dance beat, atmospheric noises. Cool bit of strummed bass. Gorgeous female vocals (Iranian) with effects. Pretty and floating despite fast dance beat.
2. **6:17 - Cheb I Sabbah - Esh 'Dani, Alash Mshit (Summer In Algiers Remix Temple Of Sound Vs. Cheb I Sabbah) atmospheric noises, north African stringed instrument, beat comes in very gently around 50 seconds along. Relaxed midtempo, ethereal. Spoken and sung male vocals in Arabic. Electronic humming.
3. *5:45 - MIDIval PunditZ - Ali (Banco De Gaia Remix) random electronics, chill midtempo beat. Indian chanting, male vox. Very trance-y and electronic, but pleasant.
4. **7:08 - Dierdre - Firefly (Waxxhopper's New Skool Remix) very funky, fun electronic dance beat. Female vocals, effects. Long ending. The beat is everything – good thing it’s a great beat.
5. ***4:14 - Issa Bagayogo - Touba (Kabanjak Remix) killer midtempo electronic beat. Great male vocals and female chorus (African), some effects. Just a terrific sound – top class remix.
6. ***4:36 - Karsh Kale - Manifest (Yossi Fine's Excentric Remix) Indian female and male vocals; bhangra riddim with male hiphop vocals (English). Great mix of bhangra and hiphop.
7. **4:37 - Shrift - As Far As I Can See (Dalata Remix) uptempo, highly syncopated Latin-inflected beat. Pretty female vocals (English), a bit twee, but the beat is HOT. Lotsa bwoops.
8. **3:59 - Bossacucanova - Eu Quiero Um Samba. Samba groove (uptempo and unusually energetic) and trumpet. Laid-back female vocals (Brazilian). Sweet!
9. 3:54 - The Real Tuesday Weld - I Love The Rain (Acid Rain Mix) bit of ancient record at start, bleeps. Spoken-sung male vocals (English). Extremely relaxed. Sort of charmingly naïf, if you’re charmed by that sorta thing.
10. 7:36 - Bombay Dub Orchestra - Mumtaz (The Ornament Of The Palace Remix) orchestral, lush. Tabla and high female Indian vocals. Nice relaxed beat. Sitar halfway through cut. Pretty.

Track Listing
 ArtistTrack Name
1.NiyazDilruba (Junkie XL Remix)
2.Temple Of Sound Vs. Cheb I SabbahEsh 'dani, Alash Mshit (Summer In Algiers Remix)
3.MIDIval PunditZAli (Banco De Gaia Remix)
4.DierdreFirefly (Waxxhopper's New Skool Remix)
5.Bagayogo, IssaTouba (Kabanjak Remix)
6.Kale, KarshManifest (Yossi Fine's Excentric Remix)
7.ShriftAs Far As I Can See (Da Lata Remix)
8.BossacucanovaEu Quiero Um Samba
9.Real Tuesday Weld, TheI Love The Rain (Acid Rain Mix)
10.Bombay Dub OrchestraMumtaz (Ornament Of The Palace Mix)