Roots

Well, our good friend Axel called and said it was a great show… And he was right. Hot new releases from Hotdrop (“Sugar & Spice”), I-Rebel meets MGDK (“Dub-a-Rebel”), Early W~rm (“Hi-Fi Hustlin’”), BDLabs (“Dubocalypse”), and House of David Gang (“Reggae Warrior”). More great new stuff from SynchDub, La Yegros, Ab2o (ft. Leroy Sibbles), Mikkim, Justin Dehart, Mayd Hubb, ChinDub, J Seego, Osiris MC meets Injham, and JStar (remixing Mahala Rai Banda). And what an eclectix mix filling out the show: Toots & the Maytals, Victor Essiet & the Mandators, Longman, Abschalter, Grace Jones, CrandBrand, Ashtech, AB-10, The eskargot miles, Ken Nordine, Miles Davis, The English Beat, Higegakudan, Freddie McGregor, Mutant Frogs, Ranking Ann, Hollie Cook, and more…

Interview with bluesman Ronnie Baker Brooks appearing at the Minnesota Music Cafe Thursday March 21st, 2013.
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Lots of Caitlins and new releases, including tunes from highly anticipated albums from Ellis, Erin McKeown and Ruth Moody of The Wailin’ Jennys!

Music Hosts: Ron Thums & Jean Silverberg
News Host: Terry Carter
Producer: Dale Connelly

Music Host: Cory Washington
News Host: Siobhan Kierans
Producer: Dale Connelly

During the first hour we listen the Irish group Altan live, recorded at the Cedar Cultural Center by Chris Dronen.
During the second hour Roy Woodstrom interview Dan Rein…who play Iranian setar, and Kurdish Tambur.

“There ain’t no easy run.” — Dave Dudley

Ron Thums and Jean Silverberg sat in for Ken this week. We appreciated all the calls — particularly the positive ones!

Eric Features the music of Canray Fontenot, done by the man himself and by many that he has influenced.

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