Due to technical difficulties at KFAI, Kristina is replaying a show from July 2014 that she called "Flecos Aflamencados," referring to the flamenco-like CDs she finds in the flamenco "fringe" section in Corte Ingles, that mix things like rock and roll music with cante por solea. This is one strange and fun show! (There is no updated performance calendar on this show.)
Echo Chamber wishes all dubheads a happy Space Month! Starting with "Sun Is Shining" (Black Uhuru version), we eased into the spirit of things by peppering the set with tunes like Banco de Gaia's "Sunspot" and Funk Dub Division's "Satellite 9" and an Earthrise Soundsystem Mix of Bombay Dub Orchestra's "Egypt by Air." After the half, babyswiss kicked Space Month into high gear, with "Footprints in the Stars" by Deya Dova, from her "Symbiotic Remixes" release on Desert Trax.
It's all about children's literature as we speak with Stephanie Watson about her new picture book Behold! A Baby, illustrated by Joy Ang. She is also the author of the picture book The Wee Hours, illustrated by Mary GrandPre and the middle grade novels Elvis & Olive and Elvis & Olive: Super Detectives.