World Music

Music Host: Bill Cottman
News Host: Yvette Howie
Producer: Dale Connelly

We welcome guest DJ Paul Harding into the studios with a batch of records from his recent trip to Colombia. Also in the mix is music from the Caribbean as well as other South American regions including tracks from Banda Black Rio, The Exciters, Andres Landero, Anibel Velasquez, Ondatropica, Justo Valdez, Son Malagana, Wganda Kenya, Fruko y sus Tesos, Frente Cumbiero, & Afro Kumbe Remixes…

Bebo Valdés, the great Cuban pianist, bandleader and composer passed away on March 22nd at age 94. This program is mainly dedicated to him. The program also includes Ana Moura, fadista, and music from Brazil and Argentina.

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Colombia Special! Just back from Cartagena with some freshly unearthed vinyl gems, DJ Paul Harding explores the wealth of vibrant Colombian sounds with Brad and Jojo.

Music Host: Mark Koerner
News Host: Paul Brohaugh
Producer: Dale Connelly
Engineer: Rico Morales

Follow up to Ana Moura’s 2nd visit, along with a tip of the hat to Bajofondo. Stand by for pledge drive coming the next two Wednesdays on Global Beat ! Pledge NOW !

Music host: David Cummings
News host: Colleen Harris
Producer: Mike Fischbein