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  "That was a real conversation" - VAN MORRISON
  "I'm a big fan of what you do in your shed" - PETER GABRIEL

 
   
                                                                                    

Welcome to 'Mark Coles Music' - home to exciting new music from around the planet, the weekly music radio show THE SHED and much more. Where music fans come to listen...and musicians come to chat.



NEW THIS WEEK :  THE SHED #233

A trip to the doctors and some ancient poetry from Lesbos 



It's Girl Power this week....music from China, Cuba, Wales, Mali and England 

  


THE SHED #232


It's a tad cold inside the shed this week... 



...plenty of gorgeous music to help warm things up a bit, though. New music from Ireland, Mauritius, Cuba, Colombia, the US and more.

    


THE SHED #231
(17.01.2016)



R.I.P David Bowie.





THE SHED #230
(17.01.2016)



Songs from a Scottish cave this week. I kid you not.




THE SHED
 ALBUMS OF 2015...... Numbers 1 to 10



Who will it be ? Listen here. For the full top 50 listing go to 'The Shed albums of 2015' page on this website

THE SHED ALBUMS OF 2015...... Numbers 11 to 20

 

Find the full top 50 Shed Albums Of The Year on 'The Shed albums of 2015' page on this website 


THE SHED #221



Great sounds from a country that's been through bad times..... 

  


Tinariwen producer Ian Brennan talks me through the new album from Rwandan group The Good Ones



THE SHED #220 (10.11.2015)


A much welcome special guest this week.




The US singer songwriter Rickie Lee Jones

  


THE SHED #215 (24.09.2015)

An album of the year contender




The Cameroonian musician, Blick Bassy, talks about his new album, why it's been inspired by the 1920s bluesman, Skip James, and why it's sung in the obscure Cameroonian dialect of Bassa. A good one this week.  




THE SHED @ WOMAD 2015

All the highlights from amidst the rain and the mud

Part 1



Music + chat from Mbongwana Star, John Metcalfe, Toto La Momposina, The Soil + Acholi Machon

 



Part 2 



The Honduran singer Aurelio, Israel's Ester Rada and British folk group Spiro


 




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Previous editions of 'The Shed' can be found on Mixcloud  here

 

                                                                              

                                                                     
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