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To love is to listen w/ Maarten Desmet

Antwerp, 30.07.23

This summer, I am travelling back to the country where I once lost my heart; the Himalayan Kingdom of Bhutan. This mix takes you through Nepal, Tibet and Bhutan, with traditional music and field recordings, my own recordings in Buddhist temples and a speech by Zen monk Thich Nhat Hahn. Sometimes in the mix there is a weird sidestep to songs that remind me of road trips in the Himalayas and traditional dance parties with my Bhutanese friends. Much listening and travel pleasure!

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  • 0:00:12
    Unknown Artist (Album: Streets Of Lhasa, Label: Sublime Frequencies)
    Peace On Top Of The World
  • --:--
    Thich Nhat Hahn
    Teachings On Love
  • 0:03:30
  • My Own Recording Of Buddhist Monks Praying In Tempel In Ganktok, Sikkim
    Original Audio
  • Ryuichi Sakamoto 
    Only Love Can Conquer Hate
  • Unknown Artist
    Father/Son Vocal With Erhu
  • El Fog 
    Mountain Dub
  • Sebastian Mullaert 
    Whispering Of Knives
  • Jacques Bon 
    Vision Of Blue
  • Ada
    You and Me
  • Pogo 
    Kadinchey (Breezewax Remix)
  • Le Motel
  • Hoera (Bert & Stijn Cools, Dries Lahaye)
    Rudy Vekemans
  • Plain White T's 
    Hey There Delilah
  • Unknown Artist
    Asarai Mahinama
  • Artist Unknown (Album: Tibetan Buddhist Rites From The Monasteries Of Bhutan Volume 4)
    Unknown Track
  • Kyle Dixon, Michael Stein 
    Castle Byers