Eclectic

Tonight was the annual “Christmas In Dub” special… What a fun mix of yuletide reggae, dub, club, jazz, lounge, and world exotica we put together this year. A bunch of reggae Christmas tunes from the likes of Yellowman, Horace Andy, The Ethiopians, Bluebeat Players, David Powell, The Drastics, L&S symfHoney, McPullish, Jacob Miller & Ray I, Jah Iriest Artists, Likkle Mai, The Kingstonians, Beres Hammond, Jah Jah meets Yaba Radics & Gibsy, Abassi All Stars, Kaysha Lee, Tommy McCook, Toots & the Maytals, and others. Plus yuletide gems from our Dub Club Tiki Lounge, including the artists Redtenbacher’s Funkestra, (James G.) Skafish, Hal Blaine, Esquivel, Pink Martini, 11 Acorn Lane, The Blue Hawaiians, J.Boogie, The Dub Three-o, Macklin Underdown, Vince Guaraldi (remixed…and straight-up), Fort Knox Allstars, Eban Schletter, Louis Armstrong/The Orb, Billie Holiday/Yesking, Duke Ellington, and more. What a fun, dubwise holiday party it was!

Jonathan Kennedy hosted Spin with Cyn, spinning songs for Christmas Day. (Playlist coming soon)

Do Angels Really Have Wings?ZBS sends us some answers to some awfully big questions. Jack Flanders has a dream and visits Heaven, and decides to tour Hell while he’s at it. So he rides his childhood bicycle – a blue Schwinn Cruiser – to the various levels of Heaven, and meets a few old friends and a talking dog.

The Higher-Than-Fi Holiday Special

Tony Wentersdorf plays excerpts from his new CD “Seasons of Joy.”

La mayoria de la programa es en espanol; a wide panorama of Latinamerican music on today’s show. During the last 20 mins. Global Beat shares a tribute to the music of Ravi Shankar.

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