SPECIAL MALI LATINO: Interview on the new album and the future! With Madou Sidiki Diabate, Ahmed Fofana, Alex Wilson and Babani Kone. An amazingly talented crew shakes the foundations of African and Latin music!!
Archive for November 2010
Hi! Well the snow is back here in the UK so we have some hot African tracks for you, a bit of an AFROBEAT medley with some big names in the genre, and 2 tracks by from Babani Kone as well as one from Angola! Enjoy it!
A plethora of new tracks this week! and good ones! Terrakota, Bernard Lavilliers, Ariya Astrobeat Arkestra, Binobin, Balval, Los De Abajo, Quantic Presenta Flowering Inferno and many more make this week's pick.... Enjoy!
Another week, another basket full of new tracks and a few old ones!!! Ariya Astrobeat Arkestra, afrobeat from Leeds would you believe!, Babani Kone, Femi Kuti, a track from Angola soundtrack that came out yesterday! Some jazz oriented tracks for UK Jazz Radio listeners joining in the fun. And the unavoidable AfroCubism and my favourite fusion mix by Mali Latino! ;-)
What 's up in World music? Listen to this show and you'll find out anything from Souad Massi and Francis Cabrel to The Men They Could Not Hang in 54mns including a special Latin Section for Simone, a hint of reggae, some French oddities and les Triaboliques coming back in force.... You know you need this show to keep you on track!!!
Hey! A special one for you... A new track by Babani Kone, the hidden great voice of Mali, Youssou N'Dour goes reggae, Alex Wilson's amazing project, Mali Latino!, an exclusive interview with Femi Kuti about his new album and much more, his love of Coltrane, Manu Dibango remastered, a track from 'Angola Soundtrack - The Unique Sound of Luanda 1968-1976' and a treasure by Johnny Clegg and Savuka! What does that mean? It must be OUT OF AFRICA!
Music from New York City, Mexico, Angola, Italy, UK, Egypt via Belgium, Nigeria, Mali, Algeria via Paris and Louisiana.. Tout un programme! Don't forget the playlists in pages! ;0)
Music from Angola, Nigeria, Mali and Ivory Coast featured in this program. A couple of surprises from 2004 and 2002.... Faut pas Nous Blaguer! Let's hope Africa is on the road to peace as Alpha Blondy says! ;-)
80th show! Many new tracks from Los De abajo, Femi Kuti, Natacha Atlas, special exclusive interview and session with Cas Haley, new ones too from Souad Massi, Pierre Bensusan and Feufollet, the Cajun jewel of the week! Enjoy! ;-)
Almost realtime posting starting this week... New tracks from Femi Kuti, one track from new extraordinary compilation Angola Soundtrack - Special Sounds From Luanda 1965-1978, and Ebo Taylor, Cameroon revisited and a track from Fela! The musical .... Enjoy! :-)