August 2012 African Rhythms Archives

Celebrating 50 years of Jamaican Independence and music with General Moses, Lawyer Bill and Brad Wrolstad.

New music from Staff Benda Bilili, Antibalas and Ondatropica; favorites from Ken Boothe and Rokia Traore; a set of classic Congolese rumba and more on today’s African Rhythms. Two hours with Brad and Charlie.

On today’s African Rhythms: Tinariwen remixed, new M.anifest, deep cuts from Senegal and the Gambia, and an Anglo-Afro-Brasileiro musical tribute to the passing of the Olympic torch. 2 hours with Brad and Jojo.

On today’s show: 2 hours of contemporary and classic African rhythms including a new track from Senegalese kora master Diabel Cissokho, a remix of South African electro star BBC plus Kenyan/Minnesotan hip hop artist Fanaka stops by the studio and does some live freestyling in English and Swahili.

International DJ Paul Harding is today’s guest, bringing fresh music from North Africa and beyond. Plus: key tracks from Fatoumata Diawara, Owiny Sigoma, Antibalas and more. 2 hours with Brad, Deborah, Jojo and Paul.