World Music

This program presents music from Cuba, Zarzuelas (from Spain), Fados (from Portugal), Los Olimareños (from Uruguay) and songs related to the literature segment: second and last part of fragments from “El amor en los tiempos del cólera” read by the author, Gabriel García Márquez.

Play List

Kristina and flamenco/jazz pianist/composer Sergio Pamies talk about mutual acquaintances in Granada, and Kristina plays the music of some of Granada's great flamencos.

As temperatures climb into the 90s let African Rhythms condition your air with cool vibes from the Lijadu Sisters, Cornel Campbell, Seu Jorge and Orchestre Poly-Rythmo…

On tonight’s episode of Radio Pocho: DJs Miguel Vargas & Terrell Lamarr bring you not one, but TWO Michael Jackson dedication sets, a tribute to George Duke & Stanley Clarke via Thundercat, and music from Caifanes, Danay Suarez, Johnny Pacheco, Kinky, Cafe Tacuba, Los Espiritus, and Trio Mocoto, amongst others.

The Last Reel: Minnesota’s Drive-In Theaters

They had names like The Cinebuff, the Bronco, The Maple Leaf, The Sunset. They were the drive-in movie theaters of Minnesota. Once, there were more than 80 outdoor movie theaters in the Gopher State. Today, only a handful remain, including the Sky-Vu in Warren and the Starlite 5 in Litchfield. Produced by Todd Melby.

A steamy summer night…in a haze of ganja smoke…with tons of new tunes. Opened the show with the very cool Prince Fatty presents Hollie Cook In Dub album from Mr. Bongo Records. Another highlighted new release tonight was the “Guidency” single (featuring Omar Perry) on the “Don’t Let Them” riddim from the Mungo’s Hi-Fi (Scotch Bonnet Records). Also making its debut was the Delayrium album from Jah Acid Dub, as did the “Ya Sta Qi” EP from Superpendejos (on Urban World). And then there was the ganja smoke…from this week’s summer mix: an excerpt from Tom Chasteen’s Magic Marijuana Megamix. Selector Tom Chasteen presents an all ganja tune, all vinyl mix in honor of 4:20 (2011). Also new in the mix: a brand new single from Jimmy Cliff, from his upcoming “Rebirth” release; a new unreleased track from Zion Dirty Sound; Eljai’s hot “Frenemy” single; a new version of the Mutant Frogs “Vibe Steady” track; and a new dubplate from Alpha Steppa.