February 2013 Global Beat Archives

New releases from Meklit Hadero, in town at the Cedar, and from Rupa & the April Fishes, both from San Francisco. A preview of Red Baraat coming to the Cedar late in Feb. and some Cajun & Zydeco music – just for good measure !

Ash Wednesday – mardi gras conclusion featuring la muzique louisiane… then concluding in Brasil for a different sort of carnival music.

Starting out in East Africa with Waaberi, also Senegal & Mali before hearing from Algeria and onward.

Three songs from Lila Downs, returning to U of M – @ Ted Mann, Mar. 10. Sabor de Cuba tambien. In the 2nd hour — Afro Beat rules !