World Music

Today we listen to a radio special on the music of Bushehr, Iran, one of the regions along the Persian Gulf.


Tarik Thornton (8kc) joins us for 2-Hours of wall-to-wall funk & soul on wax, including tracks from Georges Anderson, Samson & Delilah, T. Mack & The Soul Crusaders, Warren Lee, Betty Wright, London Fogg, Jimmy Reed, Tal Armstrong, Clarence Reid, & many more…

This program presents songs by Rafael Hernández Marín (“El jibarito”), “sikus” from the Andes and “sones de mariachi” from Mexico. The literature segment presents the story teller Artemio Vigueras who shares with us a few tales.

Play List

A show from November of 2011 is a twist on last week's program. This show features loveable flamenco - achingly beautiful love songs sung by lovely female voices.