African Rhythms, KFAI 08/28/14

August 28, 2014

alice coltrane

A birthday tribute to Alice Coltrane and a preview of Afrisota: Sounds & Culture of Africa in Minnesota (Saturday night at The Cedar Cultural Center) with our guest, Mitch Sigurdson of Black Market Brass are featured on today’s edition of African Rhythms. Listen now: http://kfai.org/african-rhythms/playlists/20140828 via KFAI – 90.3 FM Minneapolis – 106.7 FM St. Paul.

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African Rhythms, KFAI 08/21/14

August 21, 2014

salif keita LP

Malian singing star Salif Keita speaks to us from his home in Bamako and talks about his upcoming US acoustic tour (with a date at Dakota Jazz Club and Restaurant on September 1). Check out today’s African Rhythms here: http://kfai.org/african-rhythms/playlists/20140821 — powered by KFAI – 90.3 FM Minneapolis – 106.7 FM St. Paul.

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African Rhythms, KFAI 08/14/14

August 14, 2014

tony allen progress

Happy 74th birthday to the great Tony Allen! His epic track Hustler from the Progress album with Africa 70 is featured on today’s African Rhythms along with more info about Afrisota, our upcoming night at The Cedar Cultural Center celebrating African music and culture in Minnesota. Listen now:http://kfai.org/african-rhythms/playlists/20140814 — powered by KFAI – 90.3 FM Minneapolis – 106.7 FM St. Paul.

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African Rhythms, KFAI 08/07/14

August 7, 2014

Lord Creator LP

Musical nods to the James Brown and Fela Kuti films currently in theaters, a new song from Somi, a salute to Jamaican Independence Day, and much more awaits you on today’s edition of African Rhythms — http://kfai.org/african-rhythms/playlists/20140807 — via KFAI – 90.3 FM Minneapolis – 106.7 FM St. Paul.

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African Rhythms, KFAI 07/31/14

July 31, 2014

amédée pierre

Starting off with vintage Ivory Coast music from Amédée Pierre & l’Ivoiro Star and a new single from Antibalas and going from there… today’s African Rhythms musical travelogue is online, waiting for you here: http://kfai.org/node/44876 via KFAI – 90.3 FM Minneapolis – 106.7 FM St. Paul.

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African Rhythms, KFAI 07/24/14

July 24, 2014

Fela Ransome Kuti + Ginger Baker

New music from Ginger Baker plus fresh and vintage sounds from Guinea, Sierra Leone, Nigeria, Haiti, Mali, Congo, Jamaica, Tanzania and beyond can be heard on today’s African Rhythms —http://kfai.org/node/44760 — powered by KFAI – 90.3 FM Minneapolis – 106.7 FM St. Paul.

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African Rhythms, KFAI 07/10/14

July 10, 2014

mighty sparrow 1

Some powerful Latin rhythms from Congo, Peru and NYC, new music from Afrobeat great Tony Allen, a birthday salute to Mighty Sparrow and a World Cup update on today’s African Rhythms with Brad, Jojo and General Moses. Listen now: http://kfai.org/node/44487 courtesy of KFAI – 90.3 FM Minneapolis – 106.7 FM St. Paul.

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African Rhythms, KFAI 07/03/14

July 3, 2014

cumbia all stars

On today’s African Rhythms, music from Uganda, Kenya, Peru, Senegal, Mali, USA, Dominican Republic, Congo, Brazil, Jamaica, Nigeria, Sierra Leone and more plus another World Cup update from the Sports Desk. 2 hours with Brad, Jojo, Jumondeh, General Moses, Deborah, Bill and Celia. Listen now!

Cumbia All Stars photo via www.sientemag.com

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African Rhythms, KFAI 06/26/14

June 26, 2014

Pelé 1960

World Cup excitement continues with a musical tribute to Group G (Ghana, USA, Portugal and Germany) on today’s African Rhythms, along with a healthy array of samba, reggae and soukous, including new music from Ricardo Lemvo & Makina Loca (Angola/Congo/USA). Listen now: http://kfai.org/node/44242 powered by KFAI – 90.3 FM Minneapolis – 106.7 FM St. Paul. (Pelé photo via Wikipedia)

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African Rhythms, KFAI 06/19/14

June 19, 2014

Horace Silver - The Cape Verdean Blues

On today’s African Rhythms: tributes to Horace Silver (including a Nyabinghi version of Song For My Father) and Augustus Pablo, new music from Congo’s Kasai Allstars, and a FIFA World Cup update from the Sports Desk. Listen now: http://kfai.org/node/44114 powered by KFAI – 90.3 FM Minneapolis – 106.7 FM St. Paul.

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