African Rhythms, KFAI 07/16/15

July 16, 2015

Jiving Juniors

Congratulations to General Moses and his film Legends of Ska: Cool & Copasetic, (screening tonight at The Parkway Theater in Minneapolis) named best documentary at the 2015 Jamaica Film Festival. He’s our guest on today’s African Rhythms featuring vintage ska and contemporary samba, Nigerian disco and Afrobeat, Cuban soul, Malian blues and much more — listen now: http://ow.ly/PINuQ powered by KFAI – 90.3 FM Minneapolis – 106.7 FM St. Paul.

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African Rhythms, KFAI 07/09/15

July 9, 2015

cheikh lo 2010

Starting with a contemporary classical piece featuring the Soweto Gospel Choir and moving to new music from Cheikh LoPat Thomas & Kwashibu Area Band and Seu Jorge, African Rhythms is your weekly international jukebox. Listen now: http://ow.ly/PpFGg powered by KFAI – 90.3 FM Minneapolis – 106.7 FM St. Paul.

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African Rhythms, KFAI 07/02/15

July 2, 2015

dayme arocena

New tracks from Dayme Arocena (Cuba), Cheikh Lo (Senegal), Omar Souleyman (Syria) and much more music both vintage and fresh including this week’s record store find on today’s African Rhythms. Listen now: http://ow.ly/P7hVQ via KFAI – 90.3 FM Minneapolis – 106.7 FM St. Paul.

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African Rhythms, KFAI 06/18/15

June 18, 2015

the very best Johan Esau

Johan Karlberg from The Very Best (Malawi/Sweden) (appearing tonight at The Varsity Theatre) is our guest on today’s African Rhythms — plus new music from Cheikh Lo, Les Ambassadeurs, Seu Jorge and BOMBA ESTEREO and more — listen now: http://goo.gl/BEbkrg powered by KFAI – 90.3 FM Minneapolis – 106.7 FM St. Paul.

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African Rhythms, KFAI 06/11/15

June 11, 2015

Tony Allen plays with the Mortiz von Oswald Trio at Unsound Adelaide

Afrobeat pioneer Tony Allen shows no sign of slowing down, appearing this month on Brazilian singer FLAVIA COELHO‘s album and turning up as the new drummer for ambient dub colossus the Moritz von Oswald Trio. Music from those artists and much more from around the globe can be heard on today’s African Rhythms: http://goo.gl/Jv0XNn via KFAI – 90.3 FM Minneapolis – 106.7 FM St. Paul. Respect to Ornette Coleman.

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African Rhythms, KFAI 06/04/15

June 4, 2015

take your choice records

Sounds from Africa and the world beyond on African Rhythms, your weekly international jukebox: Songhoy BluesNovalimaDos Santos: Anti-Beat OrquestaElida AlmeidaBoubacar TRAORE and much more, streaming now: http://goo.gl/klUhZf powered by KFAI – 90.3 FM Minneapolis – 106.7 FM St. Paul.

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African Rhythms, KFAI 05/28/15

May 28, 2015

Nneka cab

On today’s African Rhythms: new reggae tracks from Nneka (Nigeria) and FLAVIA COELHO (Brazil), the South African Shangaan Electro sounds of Nozinja and much more. Listen: http://goo.gl/0afglX — brought to you by KFAI – 90.3 FM Minneapolis – 106.7 FM St. Paul.

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African Rhythms, KFAI 05/21/15

May 21, 2015

Sauti Sol at KFAI

Kenyan singing sensations Sauti Sol stopped by African Rhythms today (prior to their show tonight at Club C’est La Vie) and floored us with a couple of songs. There was also new music from NnekaNovalima, and Alune Wade & Harold López-Nussa (a new Cuban/Senegalese collaboration), lots more old & new including a 1973 track by… The Beach Boys (you’ll have to listen to find out why)! Check it: http://ow.ly/NgzAWbrought to you by KFAI – 90.3 FM Minneapolis – 106.7 FM St. Paul.

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African Rhythms, KFAI 05/14/15

May 14, 2015

Bassekou Kouyate and Ngoni Ba

New music from Bassekou Kouyaté and Ngoni Ba, Tunisian oud master SMADJ, and Congolese/French modernists Mbongwana Star along with classic sounds from South Africa, Mauritania, Madagascar, Jamaica and Cuba on today’s African Rhythms — listen now: http://goo.gl/W2Pdo9powered by KFAI – 90.3 FM Minneapolis – 106.7 FM St. Paul.

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African Rhythms, KFAI 04/23/15

April 29, 2015

African Rhythms logo 0911

Music from near and far and from then and now — the latest African Rhythms is online: http://ow.ly/Mjedy powered by KFAI – 90.3 FM Minneapolis – 106.7 FM St. Paul.

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