This week Neil Zumwalt and Henry Olave played in our studios. They are the geniuses behind Zibra Zibra and SuperCollider. They played their greatest hits and then Henry did a KILLERsolo acoustic set and Neil did a solo techno set.
We also aired an interview with Kid Koala recorded by MJ Gilmore after he performed recently at the Cedar.
What a fun summer show… Great new stuff from 10 Ft. Ganja Plant, Dubsalon, Dublicator, Dubness, Dr. Ongo Mala, and others. Plus the first half of a choice mix from Emch of Subatomic Sound (and courtesy of Terry C at Echo Beach – WLUW-FM).
William Powers calls in to discuss his much talked about book Hamlet’s Blackberry: A Practical Philosophy for Building a Good Life in the Digital Age. Publisher’s Weekly has called it Incisive. . . Refreshing. . . Compelling.”
We also talk with Jarkko and Jouko Sipila. Jarkko Sipila is one of the most widely crime fiction writers in Finland. His novel Against the Wall was the 2009 Winner of the Best Finnish Crime Novel. His latest book to be translated into English is Helsinki Homicide: Vengeance.
Let’s start what we have come into the room to do! Episode 4 is a trip back to the ultimate motherland, Africa, as we give you a taste of Afrobeat, Highlife, Punta, Salsa and Mambo. Let’s not forget the usual intoxicating mix of funk and tejano music, and Radio Pocho’s very own interpretation of Cheech and Chong’s Mexican-Americans titled, Minnesota Mexicans!
MAJORMAJOR birthday shout outs to Danny Topete and amalia deloney.