A Very Special Anniversary show celebrating 5-Years of Kinda Cloudy Radio on KFAI!!! Lots of Shout-outs & Giveaways, with plenty of raw soul music in between… featuring tracks by MFSB, Iron Knowledge Band, Billy Mack, Hamilton Movement, Liz McCall, Sisters Love, Clive Bradley, Freddie McKay, Ophelia, Merchant, J Hines & The Fellows, The Rhythm Masters, & many more…
Along with the segment dedicated to Chavela Vargas, this program presents music from Nicaragua and Venezuela, Alfredo Zitarrosa, from Uruguay, and marimba music from Guatemala, Chiapas and Oaxaca. The literature segment presents examples from the “lírica gauchesca” and “payador” traditions.
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.
Opening with a taste of Oliver Mtukudzi, superstar from Zimbabwe who just played Loring Park last Monday, along with Amadou & Mariam who played The Cedar on Tuesday. What a week ! And tonite, Wed. reggae star Ken Boothe plays the Epic downtown. In the second hour I host a sweet interview with Mr. Ken Boothe, O.D from Jamaica.