May 2013 Global Beat Archives

Middle eastern sounds from Simon Shaheen & Yasmin Levy lead into a couple Turkish tunes. After that you can catch some West African styles on this Global tour.

Mr. Gosh, aka Greg Carr steps up to the Board on a return engagement as host of Global Beat, subbing during the recent Pledge Drive. Check out his latest listening options — right here !

Lots of African sounds from the continent and the globe.

Opening today’s program with a quick review of this week’s concert by Jesse Cook at the Pantages…and fellow Canadian compatriot, musician Joni Mitchell.

Previews of DeeDee Bridgewater, Vieux Farka Toure’, and Femi Kuti on today’s program along with new releases from KoboTown, Idan Raichel Project & the first release off V.F. Toure’s latest, Mon Pays.