Matt Andersen, Canadian blues heard at Terry's, Jasper
When My Angel Gets the Blues by Matt Andersen When my angel gets the blues

John ButlerAustralian multi-instrumentalist, 12-string guitar virtuoso (Terry's recommendation)
Ocean - John Buttler Ocean

Oka, great Australian band discovered by Luke during his hitchhiking in Australia and shared with us one evening in Oyama, Canada
Freedom by OKA Freedom

Bulat Gafarov, one-man band from Russia played for us by Luke in Oyama, Canada
Jakot by Bulat Gafarov Jakot

Tanya Lipscomb, local blues/jazz singer we had a chance to see live in a fair in an apple orchard with Luke, Oyama
Devil's Dance by Tanya Lipscomb Devil's Dance

Jake Shimabukuro, an ukalale player from Hawaii, played relentlessly by Raul at Justyna and Michael's in Vancouver, Canada
Going to California by Jake Shimabukuro 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
Zion w/ Skip Wicked by ALCYON MASSI Zion

The Necks, I don't even remember who has shown them to us; great jazz...
Abillera by The Necks Abillera

Galactic, someone said you must checked it out...
Balkan Wedding (Live) by Galactic Balkan wedding

Vazquez Soundspromising 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
Must Love Must love

Troker, Mexican jazz, if we only remember who suggested that...
El Atraco a la Furgoneta Gris El Atraco a la Furgoneta Gris

DeVotchKa, US band recommended somewhere in Mexico
All the Sand in all the Sea 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 
Say Hello Say hello

Ian M. Hale, we met him somewhere on the road; really good
DON'T SAY YOU LOVE ME (Successor) Don't say you love me

Edmar Castaneda, this stunning Colombian jazz harpists was discovered by our friend Gus in Edinburgh
Cuarto de Colores Cuarto de Colores


  1. What a fantastic idea with this jukebox!!

    1. we are glad you like it! Music is something that comes up nearly always in the conversations with people we meet.