World Music

Siobhan Keirans hosts the show.
Paul Brohaugh is the newscaster
Miguel Vargas is the music DJ.

Guests include Maureen Reed of the Nobel Peace Prize Forum, and musician Paul Cebar.

Thunderous all-vinyl set of Tropical Funk, Soul, Guaguanco, Cumbia, & Afro Rhythms, including tracks from Grupo Los Yoyi, Nilo Espinosa, Afrosound, Myrian Makenwa, Victor Savinon, Tempo 70, Papa Yankson, Orchestre du Bawobab, Mulatu Astatke, & many more…

This program presents the “Septeto Nacional Ignacio Piñeiro”, from Cuba, Los Lobos, from East L.A., “danzas de concheros” and music from indigenous peoples, poetry by Miguel Hernández set to music, songs for “Che” Guevara, and Lila Downs.

Play List

Kristina reaches into the archives for a show featuring local guitarist Michael Hauser telling a legendary flamenco story, and also the music of some great local guitarisits.

Latin and Iberian music, touching back in Brasil for some Forro near the end. Also a premiere of local tango band, Mandragora Tango and a taste of their new cd, Barrio Longfellow !

Lots of new music to debut tonight: celebrating 20 years Stubborn Records released the “Dub Discoveries from Version City” from Victor Rice, and we kicked off the show with “FCC Dub”; Dubsmith makes his debut on Boom One Records with the “Time for Change” EP; Anthony B makes his debut on Irie Vibrations Records with his “Freedom Fighter” album; Dubkasm dusts off some vintage dubplates (mixed by Aba Shanti) on their “Brixton Rec” album on Bristol Archive Records and McPullish is back with heavy new dubs on his “Black Metal White Reggae” album on Charlie’s Records. More new sounds from The Ashley, Vibraphonic Orchestra, Copia Doble Sound System, Kukan Dub Lagan, Victoria Moralez, Singer Jah, The Orb/Lee Scratch Perry, Pacha Massive, Boom One Sound System, Damo Naimad, John Brown’s Body, and TeraKaft. On top of that we had Susan Cadogan covering “Imagine” and Marshall Williams covering “Norwegian Wood” to celebrate John Lennon’s birthday.

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