World Music

Suzette Foroozan, president of Negrenses Oriental de Minnesota, called in to discuss the organization’s beginnings, mission, volunteer work, and how they’re helping connect recent immigrants to their new communities.

Today we spent some time with the wonders of the Minnesota State Fair. We also had Nikki and the Ruemates play live.

A BIG "Thank YOU" to Sister Melinda J sitting in for me today.

Back from Tiki Oasis AND Cestus III. The Gorn says “Hi.” Plus a request for Cool Hand Luke, a tune about bosses who are Scorpios, and the Shreeeeeeetastic sounds of Stu Phillips and the Hollyridge Strings!

Another show from the past – this one a show of delightful, hip-shakin' rumbas.

Guest DJ Tarik Thornton joins Steely in the studio for two hours of hard Funk & Soul on 45, featuring bangers from Willie Joe, Dave Hamilton, The Pazant Brothers, Eddie “G” Giles, Gino Washington, The Chaumonts, Rhoda Scott, The Famous Swindell Brothers, Clive Bradley, Lowrell, & many more…

This program includes “boleros” & “danzones”, the penultimate segment in memory of Chavela Vargas and children’s songs by the legendary Mexican composer Francisco Gabilondo Soler (Cri-Cri). The literature segment presents the second and last part of “El payador perseguido”.

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