Roots

Eric Mohring is your host. In honor of the Thanksgiving holiday, the theme is "Family traditions in Cajun and Creole music"

Hosts: Paul Brohaugh, Mark Koerner, Janis Lane-Ewart
Guests: Mike Jackson, Luis Cdebaca
Programs: Backstory
Editors: Rico Morales
Reporters: Cyn Collins

Wilco, advance Sharon Jones & Dap KIngs track, John Prine, Amy & Levon Helm, Deadstring Bros., Black Lillies, Zappa Flo & Eddie, Dave Alvin, CC Adcock, Leftover Salmon, Tim Timebomb & Friends….bounced around a bit today…from present day to obscure oldies and in-between. Click “Episode Details”, if you’re interested in checking out the playlist. You can also link to the archive from there. Or, if you really don’t give a darn about who sang, played, recorded…then just click either the listen or mp3 button to the right. Either way, thanks for linking in to the show.

After seeing a great documentary on Miriam Makeba last Sunday as part of the African Film Festival at St. Anthony Main, “Images of Africa”… Global Beat features Mama Africa along with her longtime accordionist, fellow band member Sivuca. Also coming to town next week from Mali, Rokia Traore performs at the Cedar Mon. Nov. 25… you can hear two songs from her new release “Beautiful Africa”. Lots more on this week’s program to enjoy as well.

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