Hi, this one is going out early because from Tuesday my shows will be going out on the day they are broadcast, straight after 9pm (UK time) so you can be "au fait" with what is going on that week.... This week, Madou Sidiki Diabaté, Ahmed Fofana & Alex Wilson, Issa Bagayogo, Cas Haley, Easy Star All-Stars, Ziggy Marley and a few surprises!!! Enjoy! Playlist in the pages.... Next week, there will be an interview and session with Cas Haley in the studio... I bet you can't wait... Out Tuesday late!
Archive for October 2010
Hi, this one is going out early because from Tuesday my shows will be going out on the day they are broadcast, straight after 9pm (UK time) or on the Wednesday at the latest...so you can be "au fait" with what is going on that week.... This week, I had the pleasure of interviewing Muntu Valdo. He talks about the music he likes and how he makes his own... He is a gentleman! Enjoy! Playlist in the pages....
This week's edition starts with a great track by Souad Massi & Francis Cabrel from the album coming out on the 8th November on Wrasse Records, plus other tracks by Bellowhead (well impressed by that one!), Quantic Presenta Flowering Inferno (really getting into the album), Tifah (that amazing French reggae band talking frankly to their President Sarkozy) Easy Star All Stars and their dub versions, and a blast from the past with Ashkhabad! Enjoy! ;-)
This week's review of African new releases by Madou Sidiki Diabaté, Ahmed Fofana & Alex Wilson, AfroCubism, Danyel Waro plus some great tracks from 2010 by various artists including Dobet Gnahore and Donso. Check out Alex Wilson's website for a free download and tickets for the forthcoming tour! www.malilatino.com/
Take 4 of the best female voices of World Music: Hindi Zahra, Souad Massi, Clara Sanabras and Kaissa... Mix with some upcoming World class musicians like Fool's Gold, Syriana, and a seasoned band like 3 Mustaphas 3, shake with a couple of mavericks like Muntu Valdo, bringing African music into the 21st Century and Pierre Bensusan, sending a message of unity from Freedom Square and you have the perfect program for your long Autumn evenings!!!! Get in touch and comment! I need some feedback... Please!
A nostalgic look back at the dawn of World music as well as some of the newest sounds to come out of Africa!!! Cuarteto Patria and Manu Dibango, Muntu Valdo, Asmara All Stars, AfroCubism, Pablo Lubadika and Orchestra Makassy! I hope you enjoy this playlist as much as you have enjoyed the other ones... Do get in touch with me through the website and comment so we can share our enjoyement even more!
Special programme this week with Syriana including the latest review of their live performance in Islington, London,UK and the various bands Nick Page has been in....as well as some vintage World music by Federico Garcia-Lorca and its influence on Josephine Foster and Victor Herrero!
Well, a nice week gone by again and a new set of tunes for you from.... Keziah Jones , AfroCubism, Africando, Kaissa, Tiken Jah Fakoly and Roland Tchakounte amongst others... Enjoy ;-)
From Caravan Palace to Pierre Bensusan in 54 minutes, various stops with Tifah again, Emily Loizeau, Creole choir of Cuba, Balkan Beat Box, Asmara All stars and many others... Look at the playlists in my pages on the right hand side of the main page!!!