TOP TEN 2009

By Steve and Leda Shapiro

 

1. Mamak Khadem
        
CONCERT: Globalquerque 9/26
         Her perfect CD "Jostojoo" (Forever Seeking)

2. Molly Revenge with Moira Smiley
        
CONCERT at CTMS Center for Folk Music 10/10

3. Väsen with Daryl Anger and Mike Marshall
        
CONCERTS: Skirball Cultural Center 7/23, Globalquerque 9/25

4. Justin Adams & Juldeh Camara
        
CD: Tell No Lies

5. Liz Carroll & John Doyle
        
CD: Double Play

6. Omar Faruk Tekbilek Ensemble
        
CONCERT: Skirball Cultural Center 8/13

7. David Lindley
        
CONCERTS: McCabe's Guitar Shop 1/30, L.A. Acoustic Festival 6-6

8. Noel Hill
        
CONCERT: Neighborhood Church 8/19

9. Fados
        
MOVIE: Carlos Saura's 2007 masterpiece finally hits the L.A. Theatres

10. Tinariwen
        
CD: Companions