Celebrating Jamaica’s Reggae Month (JaRIA) with two hours of ska, rock steady, reggae and dub — featuring Alton Ellis, Owen Gray, The Ethiopians, Horace Andy, Cornell Campbell, The Itals, The Gladiators, Augustus Pablo, and so many other great Jamaican musical artists on today’s African Rhythms. Check it: http://ow.ly/JHJn7 powered by KFAI – 90.3 FM Minneapolis – 106.7 FM St. Paul.
Music from French-Cuban twins Ibeyi, Songhoy Blues from Mali, Nostalgia 77, Siama Matuzungidi, Zap Mama and Les Loups Noirs plus a preview of the Oscar-nominated film Timbuktu premiering this weekend at the Walker Art Center — all on today’s African Rhythms with Brad, Jojo, Charlie and Deborah. Streaming now: http://ow.ly/Jm5ME via KFAI – 90.3 FM Minneapolis – 106.7 FM St. Paul.
A salute to the great Dennis Brown (who would have been 58 on Sunday), music from a maximum security Malawi prison (the Zomba Prison Project) and plenty of contemporary and vintage sounds from Congo, Kenya, Côte d’Ivoire, Mali, Nigeria, Cuba and Brazil await you on today’s African Rhythms. Listen! http://ow.ly/Ibswp via KFAI – 90.3 FM Minneapolis – 106.7 FM St. Paul.
Music old and new from near and far: Africans in LA (Hugh Masekela and Fela Kuti) a Frenchman in Madagascar (Jef Gilson), a Portuguese-Angolan collaboration (Batida) and much more on today’s African Rhythms streaming now: http://kfai.org/african-rhythms/playlists/20150115 via KFAI – 90.3 FM Minneapolis – 106.7 FM St. Paul.
Happy New Year from African Rhythms! Our New Year’s Day show featured a special visit from the Siama Matuzungidi Trio (Siama with Dallas Johnson and Mikkel Beckman) playing live in the studio. It’s all here: http://ow.ly/GG8S9 powered by KFAI – 90.3 FM Minneapolis – 106.7 FM St. Paul.
The latest African Rhythms episode is online — listen now: http://ow.ly/Foo3k— it’s your global jukebox with music from near and far, fresh and classic. 2 hours with Brad, Jojo, Deborah and General Moses, powered by KFAI – 90.3 FM Minneapolis – 106.7 FM St. Paul.
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