Music Announcements

Right now Womenfolk is working on putting together the highlights of this past year, and we want to hear from you! Email us your favorite women’s folk and acoustic releases of the past year, and we’ll feature the top vote getters on January 10th at 2 pm.

Join Glen Leslie for the Brazillian organ-action of Walter Wanderly on Jet Set Planet:node/94, Monday Night September 17th, starting at 10:30pm.

On the last segment of our six part interview with composer, guitarist and guitar maker, Madrid-based Arcadio Marín, he talks about some of the intricacies of constructing a flamenco guitar, and what makes it different from a classical guitar.

This week on Poquito y Bueno, KFAI’s weekly half-hour flamenco WEBCAST ONLY, NYC-Sevilla based dancer Magdalena speaks of her love for the music and how it inspires her to dance. Surprisingly, this is not the case for every dancer – most fall in love with the dance first, and some sadly never come to love the music.

Be sure and tune in to Rockin’ in Rhythm Monday June 13th from 2:00 to 3:00 when host David Cummings welcomes authors Gael Fashingbauer Cooper and Brian Bellmont, they have written a very funny and interesting book called What Ever Happened to Pudding Pops? It’s all about the current status of many of the pop icons of the 70’s and 80’s.

Join Glen Leslie, Friday Night at 9, for Jet Set Planet, as he presents a twin-pack of featured artists: the slippery-slope of trombonist Si Zentner and the vocal pyrotechnics of Caterina Valente. Plus the 3 Suns go Beyond the Sun, Helmut Zacharias shows off his 2 MILLION strings, and Gus Vali provides the belly dancing.

As they say at the horse track: don’t get shut out.

Be sure and tune in this Wednesday, December 12th during the eight o’clock hour as host David Cummings welcomes local film historian Bob Deflores to the show.

Who’s Spinning Who is an arts segment by Cyn Collins, a Twin Cities arts and culture writer, author of West Bank Boogie, old-time fiddler and substitute music program host for KFAI music programs

Cyn Collins is a local music writer and author of West Bank Boogie. Collins is also a KFAI volunteer and can be heard filling in as host on various shows.

On Who’s Spinning Who? producer Cyn Collins gives a voice to those in the know, interviewing musicians, producers, bookers, record store and label staff, and other music fans about their favorite mu