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Stanton, Phil

Overview
Works: 70 works in 175 publications in 10 languages and 4,738 library holdings
Genres: Popular music  Folk music  Rock music  Music  Alternative rock music  Songs  Jazz  Merengues (Music)  Bachata  Rap (Music) 
Roles: Compiler, Editor, Instrumentalist, Performer, Creator, Conceptor, Interviewee, Composer, Author
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Phil Stanton
Everything to everyone by Barenaked Ladies( Recording )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 322 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

China( Recording )

1 edition published in 2003 in Chinese and held by 236 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The Rough Guide To The Music Of China offers a snapshot of a myriad of Chinese music, each track displaying the emotions and attitudes of its own place in time and circumstance, from Cantonese opera to Beijing punk, from ancient traditions to revolutionary rock, from 1930s pop-swing to 1990s pop-folk. Featuring China's only all-girl punk band, one of the world's leading pipa soloists and, of course, the most revered of all Chinese instruments, the qin, this album presents the evolution and revolution in Chinese music until now"--Container
The Rough guide to the music of Africa( Recording )

6 editions published in 1999 in 3 languages and held by 161 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The rough guide to the best Arabic music you've never heard( Recording )

3 editions published in 2015 in Arabic and held by 155 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

It is true some legends of Arabic music have permeated the international music market: Oum Kalsoum's powerful voice is respected the world over and Rachid Taha's modern rai is the soundtrack to the American blockbuster Black Hawk Down. There are many reasons the artists on this album haven't reached quite the same zenith and it's certainly not down to a lack of musical talent. This compilation is a selection of rare finds and choice cuts from the Arab musical world and it's Diaspora
Morocco( Recording )

1 edition published in 2004 in Berber and held by 153 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Thailand( Recording )

1 edition published in 2003 in Thai and held by 153 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Egypt( Recording )

1 edition published in 2003 in Arabic and held by 150 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This album surveys the Egyptian music scene, the spiritual home of Arabic music, from Cairo and Alexandria in the north, to Nubia on the southern borders with Sudan"--Container verso
Appalachians : music rough guide( Recording )

1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 143 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"From New England to Georgia: the Appalachians have spawned some of America's most dynamic music"--Insert
Senegal & Gambia( Recording )

3 editions published in 2000 in Multiple languages and Afrikaans and held by 138 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Merengue & bachata by Phil Stanton( Recording )

3 editions published in 2001 in 3 languages and held by 136 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

" ... introduced bachata, the more traditional Domincan country rhythm and the source of merengue, tracing the music's progress from its simple acoustic beginnings to toady's hi-tech extravaganza"--Container verso. Features popular merengue and bachata stars, plus some up-and-coming artists
The rough guide to African guitar legends( Recording )

1 edition published in 2011 in Undetermined and held by 135 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Franco was Africa's unrivalled guitar legend, whose music changed the sound of a continent. 20 years after Franco's death, Congolese guitar maestro Syran Mbenza brings together a host of stars to celebrate his incredible musical legacy (disc 2)
The rough guide to Arabic café by Amal Murkus( Recording )

6 editions published in 2014 in Arabic and held by 133 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Featuring some of the biggest names in Arabic music including Oum Kalthoum, Mahmoud Fadl and Maurice El Medioni
Central Asia( Recording )

1 edition published in 2005 in Multiple languages and held by 132 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The rough guide to acoustic India( Recording )

2 editions published in 2017 in Multiple languages and Undetermined and held by 123 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

From the five-hundred-year-old musical history of the Sufi Fakirs of Bengal to the virtuoso musicianship of Calcutta's guitar master Debashsish Bhattacharya and Carnatic violinist Jyotsna Srikanth, this explores India's ancient musical traditions and acoustic roots
African rap( Recording )

2 editions published in 2004 in Multiple languages and Undetermined and held by 123 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lata Mangeshkar by Latā Maṅgeśakara( Recording )

4 editions published in 2004 in Hindi and English and held by 119 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Collection of songs from various motion pictures sung by Lata Mangeshkar
The rough guide to African roots revival( Recording )

4 editions published in 2012 in Multiple languages and Undetermined and held by 117 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Music by artists who juxtapose traditional and modern sounds. The bonus disc features an ensemble performing guitar-based benga music from the Luo peoples of Kenya
Pakistan( Recording )

1 edition published in 2003 in Multiple languages and held by 113 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Kenya( Recording )

1 edition published in 2004 in Multiple languages and held by 112 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The rough guide to African rare groove( Recording )

3 editions published in 2015 in 3 languages and held by 111 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

From bright Nigerian highlife horns to Ethiopan fuzz-tone guitar riffs, this Rough Guide presents a broad selection of rare African dance grooves
 
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The Rough guide to the music of Africa
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MoroccoEgyptAppalachians : music rough guideSenegal & GambiaMerengue & bachataAfrican rapLata MangeshkarKenya
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