Music

This program includes music from Portugal (José Afonso and some Fados), music from Mexico (Susana Harp, Eugenia Leon and Chavela Vargas, among others) and a homage to Zeferino Nandayapa, the great Marimbist who passed away last December 28. The literature segment presents La venganza de “Carlos Mango”, by the Mexican author Francisco Rojas González.

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Host: Leigh Combs

Sue Hyde from Creating Change
Aaron Keith Stewart
Shannon Minter from the National Center for Lesbian Rights
Jodie Jason – Big Gay Comedy show 2

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1/6 in a nutshell…
Let’s cut straight to the new feature inaugurated this week… the GotchaSKAvered Ska Cover-Of-The-Month Club! This month: Byron Lee’s Jamaica Ska, and strictly cover versions thereof, and starting off the feature with a mystery record we couldn’t trace back to its original source! All we know is, somewhere in Mexico back in the ’60s, Jamaica Ska was covered by somebody named Tammy. Tammy who? Mystery. Label? Mystery. Ever officially released? Mystery. And this thing’s good. Real good! The 4@4 was basically an Air Space Museum of Ska, the Opening Oldies set began incorporating more post-‘60s ska, and on the Funn front, Milt Jackson and Xavier Cugat had an extra candle on their cakes this week. Pffffff!

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