Mizna’s Arab Film Fest opens tomorrow till Sunday, March 11-14. The Cuban Film Festival features El Benny a musical biography on Beny More’ Thursday evening at St. Anthony Main AND Sunplug’d is featured at the Capri on West Broadway in No. Mpls. the same night ! Take your pick – you can’t go wrong ! Plus a big tribute today to International Women’s Day – and all the great female singers !
Detectives – The Brooke Sisters in The Night Club Murder. Barbara and Betty go back to 1945 to find the real killer of Nightclub owner Johnny Loverboy. And then Harry Nile finds a runaway wife and a used car dealer with a knife in his back in Murder on a Rainy Night.
Following Democracy Now, we follow up with freedom songs from Africa – then preview Angelique Kidjo visit this evening at the Dakota along with more African greats. The show closes with finger-pickin’ local Tim Sparks and his latest release Little Princess.
The new dub just keeps on coming… New dubwise releases this week from: Abassi All Stars (with Dubmatix); Jean Binta Breeze (with the new “Eena Me Corner” album); Dub Salon; and several from the Planet Terror netlabel, including Mikus, Andulus, Mantra, and Titus Twelve.