Opening on the theme of refugee status in a globalized world… cross-cultural integration continues. Maryan / Maryam Mursal is highlighted early since she is ending her residency through the Cedar Cultural Center this weekend. Other refugees from Algeria (Souad Massi), Mauritania/Senegal (Daby Toure') round out the set. An extended set of women follows after a couple tracks from Vusi Mahlasela of South Africa. By request – Ana Tijoux & Shadia Mansour get some airplay – followed by three Turkish women and a few middle eastern vocalists – Yael Badesh, Farah Siraj, & Yasmin Levy – c
Mucho new releaseage this week, including works from Omer Dubwiser, Sebastian Sturm with Exile Airline, Empresarios, Ancient Astronauts and a classic reissue of Augustus Pablo's Rockers All Stars. After the half, d.j.
We speak with poet Anthony Ceballos about Minneapolis Community and Technical College's upcoming night of Native American Music and Poetry. Anthony will be one of five performers. He is a recent graduate of Hamline University's BFA program and has read for Intermedia Art's Queer Voices Reading Series.