World Music


Not ciao, Charo!

Tarik Thornton (8kc) joins us for 2-Hours of wall-to-wall funk & soul on wax, including tracks from Georges Anderson, Samson & Delilah, T. Mack & The Soul Crusaders, Warren Lee, Betty Wright, London Fogg, Jimmy Reed, Tal Armstrong, Clarence Reid, & many more…

This program presents songs by Rafael Hernández Marín (“El jibarito”), “sikus” from the Andes and “sones de mariachi” from Mexico. The literature segment presents the story teller Artemio Vigueras who shares with us a few tales.

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A show from November of 2011 is a twist on last week's program. This show features loveable flamenco - achingly beautiful love songs sung by lovely female voices.

A preview of the upcoming Tinariwen shows at the Dakota, a look at the music of Mali and much more on today's show.

Largely African show morphs into Latin sounds & rhythms by the end.