Sauti Sol from Kenya join us live in the studio plus new music from Nneka, Novalima and Alune Wade & Harold Lopez-Nussa (a new Cuban/Senegalese collaboration), lots more old & new including a 1973 track by… the Beach Boys (you'll have to listen to find out why)!
Kristina compares and contrasts fandangos de Huelva and Calaña, Bulerías de Cádiz and Jerez, and soleares de Alcalá and Jerez. This show is very educational in approach and Kristina talks over the music often, so it will surely drive some fans crazy. Kristina apologizes to them in advance.
Norrie Morse in this week for Angie and The Nighthawk! To celebrate Yukimi Nagano bringing her band Little Dragon to 1st Ave Thur. May 28th, Norrie dropped tracks into the mix by the Dragon and by other outfits Nagano's sung with over the years_ Hird, Sleep Walker and the group that introduced the world to her voice_ Koop, doing "Summer Sun." Listen also for a piece by Little Dragon's opening warmup act Sango.