5/22/2008 The Rockhouse

Thanks to diverging opinions on the true date of his birth, we get to celebrate Little Junior Parker again (following a birthday party in March). We do know for certain that Peggy Lee was born on the 26th, and we celebrate her here as well.

5/22/2008 Rocket Ship Ska Trip
5/22/2008 In Your Ear
5/21/2008 International Jazz Conspiracy

MN Sur Seine Festival Continues…

5/21/2008 Scandinavian Cultural Hour

Tonight begins a stretch of Danish music leading up to Danish Day, June 8th on the grounds of the Danebo Residence (now the Danish Center) at 31st St and West River Road in Minneapolis. Google Danish Day Minneapolis for the schedule.

Please note the Roskildemusik CD is an independent, limited production issue.

5/21/2008 House Party
5/21/2008 Global Beat

Mahmoud Ahmed, of Ethiopia comes to the Fine Line Cafe in Mpls. this Sat. May 24, part of the fourth annual MN. Sur Seine Festival. Also a preview of Portland OR. world music group, Vagabond Opera, next month, June 12.

5/21/2008 Stone Soup

Tom Mank and Sera Smolen joined me in studio for a live interview today. Sera plays improvisational cello to Tom’s original songs. They were in town on tour to promote their new ablum.

5/21/2008 Rockin' In Rhythm
5/21/2008 Echo Chamber

Another week of great new dub music… Starting things off was the excellent Back to Mt Zion from McPullish: (and featuring Luciano, Chezidek, Fantan Mojah, and others). This was followed by new and recent releases from Tsunami Wazahari, Pale Rider, DubXanne, and Sardinia Bass Legalize.