World Music

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Floyd? Come in, Floyd. Can you read me?

Tarik joins us in the studio for a nice set of all 45’s, featuring tracks from Señor Soul, Sisters Love, Jean DuShon, Walter Hamilton, The Delights Orchestra, Deloris Early, John Ellison, Billy Sha-Rae, Joey Gilmore, The Seven Souls, The Gifts, and more…

This program presents Inti-Illimani, from Chile, various examples of Andean music, tangos and folkloric music from Argentina, and songs about Mexico City by the classic Chava Flores. The literature segment presents a text by Paco Ignacio Taibo II, from Mexico.

Mexican Wrestler’s masks to be given away as a Pledge Drive gift

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We debuted new tracks from the Touré-Raichel Collective (great new acoustic music from Vieux Farka Touré and Idan Raichel), Céu and Mo Kolours on today’s edition of African Rhythms. Along the way we made time for classics both well known and obscure from Alton Ellis, Orlando Julius, Mbilia Bel and Edzayawa. 2 hours with Brad and Charlie.

Kristina plays soleares and nothing else. They are heartwrenchingly rendered by some of the greatest flamenco voices in history.

Jukebox Africa Makes It Final Airing On KFAI.

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