Matt Andersen, Canadian blues heard at Terry's, Jasper
When my angel gets the blues
John Butler, Australian multi-instrumentalist, 12-string guitar virtuoso (Terry's recommendation)
Oka, great Australian band discovered by Luke during his hitchhiking in Australia and shared with us one evening in Oyama, Canada
Bulat Gafarov, one-man band from Russia played for us by Luke in Oyama, Canada
Tanya Lipscomb, local blues/jazz singer we had a chance to see live in a fair in an apple orchard with Luke, Oyama
Jake Shimabukuro, an ukalale player from Hawaii, played relentlessly by Raul at Justyna and Michael's in Vancouver, Canada
Going to California
I love corso-como (various artists) found in Justyna's CDs box; beautiful music, beautiful concept... you have to listen to it all, each song is a gem.
Alcyon Massive, discovered somewhere in Oregon, US
The Necks, I don't even remember who has shown them to us; great jazz...
Galactic, someone said you must checked it out...
Vazquez Sounds, promising youngsters from Mexico, so far making just covers, but hopefully they'll do some good stuff soon...
Nortec Collective, musical project recommended by our first Couchsurfing host, Julia, in Mexico
Troker, Mexican jazz, if we only remember who suggested that...
El Atraco a la Furgoneta Gris
DeVotchKa, US band recommended somewhere in Mexico
All the Sand in all the Sea
Nitin Sawhney, this particular song recommended by Raul's brother, but rest of the music is good too
Ian M. Hale, we met him somewhere on the road; really good
Don't say you love me
Edmar Castaneda, this stunning Colombian jazz harpists was discovered by our friend Gus in Edinburgh
Cuarto de Colores