Stormtroopin’ Gangsta!!

Guest DJ Tarik Thornton joins Steely in the studio for two hours of hard Funk & Soul on 45, featuring bangers from Willie Joe, Dave Hamilton, The Pazant Brothers, Eddie “G” Giles, Gino Washington, The Chaumonts, Rhoda Scott, The Famous Swindell Brothers, Clive Bradley, Lowrell, & many more…

This program includes “boleros” & “danzones”, the penultimate segment in memory of Chavela Vargas and children’s songs by the legendary Mexican composer Francisco Gabilondo Soler (Cri-Cri). The literature segment presents the second and last part of “El payador perseguido”.

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On today’s show: 2 hours of contemporary and classic African rhythms including a new track from Senegalese kora master Diabel Cissokho, a remix of South African electro star BBC plus Kenyan/Minnesotan hip hop artist Fanaka stops by the studio and does some live freestyling in English and Swahili.