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    Calexico – Quattro (Gotan Project Remix)  ➜

March 4th, 2013
Genre(s): Alternative Tango, Found Tango
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TRACK: Calexico – Quattro (Gotan Project Remix) Calexico appears on several albums by Gotan Project. Unfortunately, this energetic piece with great lyrics, did not make to any of them. PITY! One of my all-time favorites for dancing (a bit long, although).


  Paolo Conte – Alle Prese Con Una Verde Milonga  ➜
Paolo Conte - Alle Prese Con Una Verde Milonga (slower)
Paolo Conte - Alle Prese Con Una Verde Milonga (slower)

March 4th, 2013
Sub-genre(s): slow milonga
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TRACK: Paolo Conte – Alle Prese Con Una Verde Milonga (slower) Conte is an Italian singer in a vein of Leonard Cohen. Browse his discography, you might find some good alternative pieces. There are couple versions of Alle Prese Con Una Verde Milonga: slower and faster. The sample of this post is of a slower  Read more…

Musette and other other nice alterna-valses  ➜
DeVotchKa - Charlotte Mittnacht (The Fabulous Destiny Of---)
DeVotchKa - Charlotte Mittnacht (The Fabulous Destiny Of---)
Pierre Lapointe-La Valse Electrique
Pierre Lapointe-La Valse Electrique
Ridan - Le Rave Ou La Vie
Ridan - Le Rave Ou La Vie
Zazie - J'envoie valser
Zazie - J'envoie valser
Cafe Noir - La Manouche
Cafe Noir - La Manouche
Cafe Noir - Tut Hi Tschi, Man Hi Tschi
Cafe Noir - Tut Hi Tschi, Man Hi Tschi

March 3rd, 2013
Genre(s): Alternative Tango, Alternative Vals
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TRACK: Cafe Noir – Tut Hi Tschi, Man Hi Tschi Cafe Noir – Tut Hi Tschi, Man Hi Tschi TRACK: Cafe Noir – La Manouche Cafe Noir – La Manouche TRACK: Zazie – J’envoie valser Zazie – J’envoie valser TRACK: Ridan – Le Rave Ou La Vie Ridan – Le Rave Ou La Vie TRACK:  Read more…

Edith Piaf – Foule  ➜
Edith Piaf - La Foule
Edith Piaf - La Foule

March 3rd, 2013
Genre(s): Alternative Tango, Alternative Vals
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Edith Piaf – La Foule


  Roy Clarke – Yesterday When I Was Young  ➜
Roy Clarke - Yesterday When I Was Young
Roy Clarke - Yesterday When I Was Young

March 3rd, 2013
Genre(s): Alternative Tango, Found Tango
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TRACK: Roy Clarke – Yesterday When I Was Young Great piece for the last tanda.


  World tango for the dance floor  ➜
mood area 52-La Paloma
mood area 52-La Paloma
Orientango - Last Tango In Paris
Orientango - Last Tango In Paris
Orientango - Tango
Orientango - Tango
Quadro Nuevo - Arriverderci Roma
Quadro Nuevo - Arriverderci Roma
Quadro Nuevo - Tango Del Mare
Quadro Nuevo - Tango Del Mare
Tango Enrosque - Subitango
Tango Enrosque - Subitango
Tango No. 9-Oh, These Dark Eyes (Tango a La Russe)
Tango No. 9-Oh, These Dark Eyes (Tango a La Russe)
Tango Orkesteri Unto - Satumaa (Dreamland)
Tango Orkesteri Unto - Satumaa (Dreamland)
Zbigniew Preisner - Trois Couleurs- Blanc - Morning At The Hotel
Zbigniew Preisner - Trois Couleurs- Blanc - Morning At The Hotel

March 2nd, 2013
Genre(s): Alternative Tango, World Tango
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Zbigniew Preisner’s compositions from the soundtrack to Trois Couleurs has been popular for a long time. Satummaa is a classic Finish tango from the 1940s. It is essentially is the second national hymn of Finland. Oh These Dark Eyes is a classic of Russian tango, popular all over the world. This version, recorded by Tango  Read more…


  Van Esbroeck – Masondo & Sexteto Tango al Sur-Lied van welk verdriet  ➜
Van Esbroeck - Masondo & Sexteto Tango al Sur-Lied van welk verdriet
Van Esbroeck - Masondo & Sexteto Tango al Sur-Lied van welk verdriet

March 2nd, 2013
Sub-genre(s): slow milonga
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Beautiful slow milonga recorded by the Dutch musicians in the 1990s. TRACK: Van Esbroeck – Masondo & Sexteto Tango al Sur-Lied van welk verdriet


  Trio Garufa – Valse Sans Nom  ➜
Trio Garufa - Valse Sans Nom
Trio Garufa - Valse Sans Nom

March 2nd, 2013
Sub-genre(s): vals
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Trio Garufa from West Coast of USA recorded several albums for dancers. This is an original composition. TRACK: Trio Garufa – Valse Sans Nom

Trio Pantango – Para Ti, Madre  ➜
Trio Pantango - Para Ti, Madre
Trio Pantango - Para Ti, Madre

March 2nd, 2013
Sub-genre(s): vals
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Prolific trio of the Argentine musicians, recorded many traditional Argentine tango pieces. Some can be played on the dance floor, like this vals. TRACK: Trio Pantango – Para Ti, Madre

Tango Orkestret – Love tango I  ➜

March 2nd, 2013
Sub-genre(s): tango
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Tango Orkestret is the collaboration of five Danish musicians who, since 1989, have explored the musical universe of modern tango. The most of the music is for listening (Piazzolla; Tango Nuevo), but a tune or two can be adopted by adventurous dancers. TRACK: Tango Orkestret – Love tango I