World Music

In celebration of Jamaica’s 50th Anniversary of Independence, we welcome guest DJ’s Aaron Porter & Paul Harding into the studio to give us an all-45 run through of Jamaican Ska, Rocksteady, Early Reggae, Dancehall, and Festival tunes. Featuring tracks by Derrick Morgan, Tommy McCook, Desmond Dekker, Ken Boothe, Roman Stewart, Eric Donaldson, Prince Buster, Early Jacob Miller, & much more…

This program includes songs by Agustín Lara, a segment dedicated to Chavela Vargas (who is critically ill), and music from the “Guelaguetza” festival in Oaxaca, Mexico.

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Kristina presents an archived show for you to enjoy once again. It features lush coplas sung by rich female voices, and part of a conversation with dancer Sachiko Nishiuchi as well.

Celebrating 50 years of Jamaican Independence and music with General Moses, Lawyer Bill and Brad Wrolstad.