I’d like to thank Mikkel Beckmen of The Brass Kings for stopping by. Thier new recording Washboard Rope Guitar is being released next week. The CD release party is Feb 29th at The Cedar Cultural Center.
Rørosmartna går i full fart nu. The festivities are underway and there’s dancing, parties, concerts, feasting and a lot of shopping going on in every building and on every street until Sunday. Værsago….ha’ de’ bra!!!!!
As Fidel Castro finally lets go of the reins of power as El Presidente in Cuba – Global Beat takes a fond look at the musical heritage his reign gave us. In the second hour I move from North Africa to Pakistan to Spain and home.
With our pal Randy joining us inna Echo Chamber, the doctors of dub tried out lots of new dub downloads…plus a few other new and old releases. Sure we featured some reknowned artists, like Babatunje Olatunji, Michael Rose, Lee Perry, and Sly Robbie. But the long list included the likes of I Boochi, King Chilla, Fleur Earth, Manwel T (remixing Hotdrop), Disrupt, Blue Elephant Studio, and Adam Rudolph’s Moving Pictures. By the end of the show, Randy’s head had become a crazy, bulbous, punchbag of sound…