African Rhythms & KFAI Fall 2011 Pledge Drive week two — M.anifest stopped by to talk about his new album Immigrant Chronicles, his upcoming Honest Jons European tour with a host of international music giants, and the value of community radio. Also on board were Charlie, Lennie, Jojo, General Moses and Brad, spinning new and classic music from the continent and beyond. Still time to pledge your support for KFAI — 612.375.9030!
Pledge drive time at KFAI and The Echo Chamber was packed full of new tunes…and some great old ones. Starting off with the new Dubnight Chap.3: Revelation Flux compilation on Kingdub Records:http://kingdub.com/home, and following that with the 3-CD boxset FX100 which marks the 100th release on Jarring Effects:http://www.jarringeffects.net/fx100 Also, new tonight: Undercover from J. Boogie’s Dubtronic Science, Elektrafone from Beats Antique, Rolling Lion Studio’s House of Dread, Natacha Atlas’ Mounqaliba – Rising: The Remixes, and Virtual Dub 4 from Manwel T’s Dubkey:http://dubkey.com label. In the Swissiverse, the baby DJ dropped the Rico classic Jungle Beat into the mix, hot on the heels of TSPO, J.M. Jarre, Shiina Ringo, Capsula, The Soulsteppers, and YMCK.