Steely lays it down with a cooled-out set of Island Funk, Boogaloo, Afro Beat, and Early Dancehall… featuring sides by E Rodney Jones, Carlos Malcolm, Blue Rhythm Combo, King Errison, Bobby Valentin, Javier Vazquez y su Salsa, The Llijadu Sisters, Kelenkye Band, Papa Yankson, Brigadier Jerry, Dennis Alcapone, & more….
This program presents “Fandango” and its variations, Atahualpa Yupanqui, Quilapayún, Astor Piazzolla, and songs related to the literature segment: Fragments from “El amor en los tiempos del cólera” read by the author, Gabriel García Márquez.
What do Charlie Mingus, Chano Dominguez, and Sergio Pamies have in common? You'll have to listen to figure this out. Hint: This show is the start of Kristina's conversation with flamenco/jazz pianist/composer Sergio Pamies.
Looking for some township jazz and jive to enhance your day? Look no further than today’s African Rhythms. Also: new music from Staff Benda Bilili and Bibi Tanga, vintage sounds courtesy of The Funkees, Afro Funk, and Orchestre Poly-Rythmo de Cotonou-Dahomey, and much more…