A New Year Auld Lang Syne – cajun style is followed by Pakistani Qawwali a survey of Kenyan styles as the two countries unfortunately make their way to the headlines. Today’s show ends in a rub-a-dub style.
It’s a low key night, with a few pairings of instrumental and vocal versions of the same tune. Ahmad Jamal, Billie Holiday, Coltrane, Miles, and others.
Today’s show was dedicated to the Road Warriors who keep blues, jazz, RB, Soul and Funk alive in the Twin Cities.
A 2008 New Year’s resolution for my listeners: Get out and support live music here at home!
The following list are home-grown performers who live and work in Mpls/St. Paul, Minnesota.
The newest NOW of Nowiest!
2007 – The Year in Review –
Solstice commemoration continues with a Nordic twist including local Finnish singer, Diane Jarvi. Following that Global Beat takes a trip to various vocalists who incorporate yodeling.
It’s a shortened, though special, Christmas show
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