World Music

Oldies, ghazals, pop, protest music, and a killer qavvali set with the Nusrat Fateh Ali clan. Plus the fabulous Najma Akhtar, Black Star Liner, Trilok Gurtu, the Bombay Dub Orchestra, and more.

During the first hour we listened to a live concert of Ralph Stanley and the Clinch Mountain Boys at the Cedar Cultural Center. Recording engineer was Chris Dronen.
During the second hour we had special guest Nirmala Rajasekar playing veena and Srinivasan on mridangam sharing live music from South India.

Luke’s back after a French Fortnight

TITLES WITH ** INDICATES NEW RELEASES.HOPE EVERYONE ENJOYED THE TRIBUTE TO MOTHERS


Tarik Thornton “The Soul Traveler” joins Steely for a two-hour dig through dusty 45s & LP joints. Featuring Denise Lasalle, Patrinell Staten, Little Ann, Roz Ryan, The Esquires, The Hamilton Movement, The Fatback Band, Syl Johnson, Andre Williams, The Sweet Delights, The Winstons, Side Effect, & more…

This program presents Fados (revisited), songs about mothers and motherhood and Vallenatos by Rafael Escalona (music from Colombia). The literature segment presents “El Bachichas”, by Víctor Hugo Rascón Banda, from Mexico.

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