3/22/2012 African Rhythms

 

We debuted new tracks from the Touré-Raichel Collective (great new acoustic music from Vieux Farka Touré and Idan Raichel), Céu and Mo Kolours on today's edition of African Rhythms. Along the way we made time for classics both well known and obscure from Alton Ellis, Orlando Julius, Mbilia Bel and Edzayawa. 2 hours with Brad and Charlie.


Playlist Tracks: 
Mo Kolours - Twelve
Album: Banana Wine; Label: One Handed Music
Touré-Raichel Collective - Azawada
Album: The Tel Aviv Session; Label: Cumbancha
Edzayawa - Gondzin
Album: Projection One; Label: Soundway
Orlando Julius - Psychedelic Afro Shop
Album: Super Afro Soul; Label: Vampi Soul
Lijadu Sisters - Bayi L'ense
Album: Mother Africa; Label: Knitting Factory
Céu - Contravento
Album: Caravana Sereia Bloom; Label: Six Degrees
Seu Jorge - América do Norte
Album: America Brasil o Disco; Label: EMI
Marisa Monte - Descalço no Parque
Album: O Que Você Quer Saber de Verdade; Label: EMI
The Funk Ark - Green Tree, Yellow Sky
Album: High Noon; Label: ESL
Rikki Ililonga - Musamuseke
Album: Zambia; Label: Now Again
Michael Kiwanuka - Hey, That's No Way to Say Goodbye
Album: The Songs of Leonard Cohen; Label: Mojo
Lloyd Miller & The Heliocentrics - Rain Dance
Album: Lloyd Miller & The Heliocentrics; Label: Strut
Alton Ellis - African Descendents
Album: Studio One Funk; Label: Soul Jazz
Gregory Isaacs - Sad to Know You're Leaving
Album: Night Nurse; Label: Mango
Hollie Cook - It's So Different Here
Album: Hollie Cook; Label: Mr. Bongo
Monique Seka - Tata Nzambé
Album: Bisso na Bisso; Label: Globe
Mbilia Bel/Tabu Ley - Shauri Yako
Album: Bel Canto: Best of the Genidia Years (Congo Classics 1982-1987); Label: Sterns
Toto Bissainthe - Dey
Album: Musica Negra in the Americas; Label: Network
Rasha - Azara Al Hay
Album: Music of Nubenegra; Label: Nube Negra Records
Fatoumata Diawara - Boloko
Album: Fatou; Label: World Circuit
Touré-Raichel Collective - Le Niger
Album: The Tel Aviv Session; Label: Cumbancha
Seun Kuti & Africa 80 - Good Leaf
Album: From Africa with Fury - Rise; Label: Knitting Factory
Michael White - Fatima's Garden
Album: Land of Spirit and Light; Label: Impulse
Program: 
Air Date: 
March 22, 2012