during the first hour today we had an interview with harpist Chad McAnally and singer Shawn McBurnie playing live tracks from their new cd’s.
During the second hour we an interview with the Poor Nobody’s with live music.
This program presents a “Buena Vista” approach to Cuban music, Indigenous Mexican music, Fados with António Zambujo and a segment in remembrance of Pedro J. González, activist and radio pioneer. The literature segment presents poetry by Jaime Sabines.
The wave of lost African gems from the 70s being rescued from obscurity continues and on today’s show we heard deep cuts from El Rego (Benin) and Joni Haastrup (Nigeria) alongside shiny contemporary pearls.