5/9/2013 African Rhythms

 

Vintage Kenyan benga, jazz and calypso from 1950's London, plus plenty of fresh jams on today's African Rhythms.

Playlist Tracks: 
Andy Palacio & the Garifuna Collective - Baba (Father)
Album: Watina; Label: Cumbancha
Skip&Die - Killing Aid
Album: Riots in the Jungle; Label: Crammed Discs
Huruma Boys Band - Teresia
Album: Kenya Special; Label: Soundway
Bombino - Niamey Jam
Album: Nomad; Label: Nonesuch
Malika Zarra - Berber Taxi
Album: Berber Taxi; Label: Motema
Thomas Mapfumo & the Blacks - Mhondoro
Album: Africa Never Stand Still; Label: Ellipsis Arts
Dur-Dur Band - Tajir Waa Ilaah
Album: Volume 5; Label: Awesome Tapes From Africa
King Sunny Ade & his African Beats - Oremi
Album: Aura; Label: Island
Moussa Doumbia - Keleya
Album: Keleya; Label: Discograph
Djelimady Tounkara - Fanta Bourama
Album: Desert Blues 3: Entre Dunes et Savannes; Label: Network
Rokia Traoré - Lalla
Album: Beautiful Africa; Label: Nonesuch
Cesaria Evora - Mãe Carinhosa
Album: Mãe Carinhosa; Label: Lusafrica
Lura - Marinhêro
Album: Eclipse; Label: Four Quarters
Ginger Johnson - Mambo Contempo
Album: London Is The Place For Me 5 & 6; Label: Honest Jons
Buddy Pipp's Highlifers - Ghana Special
Album: London Is The Place For Me 5 & 6; Label: Honest Jons
West African Rhythm Brothers - Nigeria Odowoyin
Album: London Is The Place For Me 5 & 6; Label: Honest Jons
Gwigwi's Band - Good News
Album: Mbaqanga Tales; Label: Honest Jons
Slim Ali & the Famous Hodi Boys - Watoto Nyara
Album: Kenya Special; Label: Soundway
Owiny Sigoma Band - Nabed Nade Ei Pinyka
Album: Sofrito: International Soundclash; Label: Strut
Mbilia Bel - Naza
Album: Welcome ; Label: Syllart
Mankunku Quartet - Dedication (to Daddy Trane and Brother Shorter)
Album: Next Stop... Soweto volume 3; Label: Strut
Program: 
Air Date: 
May 9, 2013

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