5/12/2011 African Rhythms

 

We heard a track from Vieux Farka Touré's forthcoming CD The Secret (produced by Soulive's Eric Krasno) along with music from Tuareg guitarist Bombino (opening for Tinariwen at the Cedar on July 8), Cesaria Evora, and Les Nubians (supporting their new CD Nu Revolution with a tour that includes two shows at the Dakota) on today's show.

Playlist Tracks: 
Sierra Leone's Refugee All Stars - Tamagbondorsu (The Rich Mock the Poor)
Album: Rise and Shine; Label: Cumbancha
Vieux Farka Touré - Watch Out (featuring Eric Krasno)
Album: The Secret; Label: Six Degrees
Prince Alla - Captive Bird
Album: Mista Savona: Warn the Nation; Label: Mista Savona Productions
Samba Mapangala - Marina
Album: Virunga Roots volume 1; Label: Virunga
Suzzana Owíyo - Kisumu 100
Album: Rough Guide to Kenya; Label: Rough Guide
Bombino - Tar Hani (My Love)
Album: Agadez; Label: Cumbancha
Tony Allen - Kilode
Album: Lagos No Shaking; Label: Honest Jons
Wagadudu - Easy Dancing
Album: Timeless Classics; Label: Sassman Records
Wenge BCBG - Titanic
Album: Les Anges Adorable; Label: Simon Music
Mali Latino - Joie en Village
Album: Mali Latino; Label: Alex Wilson Records
Bob Marley - Stir It Up
Album: One Love: The Very Best of Bob Marley; Label: Tuff Gong
Gregory Isaacs - Objection Overruled
Album: Night Nurse; Label: Mango
The Jolly Boys featuring Albert Minott - The Passenger
Album: Great Expectations; Label: e one
Lightning Head - N.P.G.
Album: 12; Label: Lion Head Productions
Les Nubians - Les Gens (Feat. Blitz The Ambassador)
Album: Nü Revolution; Label: Shanachie
Cesaria Evora - Africa Nossa (en duo avec Ismaël Lô)
Album: Rogamar; Label: RCA Victor
Chiwoniso - Vanorapa
Album: Rebel Woman; Label: Cumbancha
Nneka - Africans
Album: Concrete Jungle; Label: Decon
Amadou et Mariam - Bali Maou
Album: Tje Ni Mousso; Label: Circular Moves
Boozoo Bajou - Yoruba Road
Album: Allenko Brotherhood Ensemble; Label: Shanachie
Program: 
Air Date: 
May 12, 2011

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