I’ve posted a review of three new albums by musicians from different parts of the world: the Norwegian jazz trumpeter Mathias Eick, the sprawling Congolese collective Kasai Allstars, and early American country pioneer Ernest V. Stoneman.

Today’s playlist:

Fred Neil, Trav’lin Man: The Early Singles (Fallout)
Zelia Barbosa, Brazil: Songs of Protest (Monitor)
Louis Smith, Smithville (Blue Note)
The Memory Band, Apron Strings (DiCristina)
Hoahio, Ohayo! Hoahio! (Tzadik)