From music of Iran back to Spain and Africa… lots of samples from Rokia Traore Vusi Mahlasela – both in town this week – along with some Grammy nominations. The World today.
It’s Black History Month, and tonight’s show features a few cuts that celebrate the history of jazz, as well as live cuts from Billie Holiday, The Quintet, John Coltrane, and Duke Ellington.
Lady J had car trouble so Mike The Hook Deutsch filled in.
Yippee Ole, the Cocaine years of the 101 Strings, and lots of flute. The way life SHOULD be.
Fubar Omniverse Playlist, Friday, January 30, 2009
Thomas Dolby: Flying North (The Sole Inhabitant; Arbor)
Lymbyc System: Astrology Days (Remix by The One AM Radio)
Thomas Dolby: One of Our Submarines (The Sole Inhabitant; Arbor)
Upcoming Rokia Traore’ show – Friday Feb. 6 at the Cedar – featured along with Thomas Mapfumo the Blacks Unlimited at the same venue Sunday Feb 15.
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