Eclectic

NEAL SWANGER AND FOLK N THIEVES

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News Host: Flor Frey
Music Host: David Cummings
Producer: Mike Fischbein
Engineer: Mike Stapp

An unbelievable eclectic mix on tonight’s program… But, first up was the incredible new release Re-Record Not Fade Away from Yesking. What a slinky, chilled musical trip with elements of trip-hop and hip-hop, and a solid dubwise foundation. On top of this we dropped the dub bomb that is Alpha Steppa + Alpha & Omega — with the excellent The Unrelenting Force of Dub Dynasty. And up 3rd on the bill, the brand new John Brown’s Body album Kings and Queens (on Easy Star). Wow…and then more great new sounds from Yabass Yaba Radics, The Dubb Style, Addis Pablo & Suns of Dub, DubRaJah, Version Xcursion, Fanfara meets Transglobal Underground, Hotdrop, Caro Emerald, Banco de Gaia, Mutant Frogs, and Toots & the Maytals (from the “Ska Never Grow Old” EP). Also, on the same night I had the pleasure of meeting (and interviewing) Mutabaruka, we played the powerful poem “Columbus Ghost”.

Music Hosts: Ron Thums and Jean Silverberg
News Host: Terry Carter
Producer: Dale Connelly
Engineer: Rico Morales
News Assistant: Trisha Collopy

This week we focus on locally produced audio theater, featuring works from Great Northern Audio, TekDiff, Precarious Audio Theater, Fearless Comedy Productions, and KOEH-FM. And we hope you will make a pledge of financial support to the show and to the station.

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