4/24/2014 African Rhythms

 

Some Record Store Day finds (Fela Ransome Kuti on 45, William Onyeabor as interpreted by Hot Chip) on today's show plus the usual eclectic assortment of far-flung sounds.

Playlist Tracks: 
William Onyeabor - Atomic Bomb (Hot Chip cover)
Album: What?!; Label: Luaka Bop
Grace Jones - My Jamaican Guy (12" version)
Album: Private Life — the Compass Point Sessions; Label: Island
Fela Ransome Kuti & his Koola Lobitos - Se e Tun De
Album: 7"; Label: Knitting Factory
Michael Kiwanuka - You've Got Nothing to Lose
Album: 7"; Label: TMR
Bibi Tanga - Il y a
Album: Now; Label: Jazz Village
Dennis Brown - Caress Me Girl
Album: 12"; Label: Thompson Sound
La Misa Negra - Misa de Medianoche
Album: Misa de Medianoche; Label: NAM
Pacifika - Satélites
Album: Amor Planeta; Label: Six Degrees
Mayra Andrade - A-mi N Kreu Txeu
Album: Lovely Difficult; Label: Sony
Aline Frazão - Crónica de um (Des)encontro
Album: Movimento; Label: Pontozurca
Thievery Corporation - Quem me Leva
Album: Saudade; Label: ESL
DJ Balani - Bala
Album: Balani Show Super Hits — Electronic Street Parties from Mali; Label: Sahel Sounds
Habib Koite - Terere
Album: Soô; Label: Contre Jour
Boulpik - Boulpik Twoubadou
Album: Konpa Lakay; Label: Lusafrica
Les Animateurs - Ti Machine
Album: Haiti Direct; Label: Strut
Harry Mosco - Consolation
Album: For You Specialy; Label: Secret Stash
Pagadeja - Tamale
Album: Ghana Special: Modern Highlife, Afro-Sounds and Ghanaian Blues 1968-1981; Label: Soundway
Prince Nico Mbarga & Rocafil Jazz - Tobe Jehovah
Album: Prince Nico Mbarga & Rocafil Jazz; Label: Rogers All Stars
Kekele - Ponton la Belle
Album: Kinavana; Label: Sterns
Mankuku Quartet - Dedication To Daddy Trane and Brother Shorter
Album: Next Stop Soweto Vol. 3: Giants, Ministers And Makers- Jazz In South Aftrica 1963-1984; Label: Strut
Program: 
Air Date: 
April 24, 2014

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