African Rhythms, KFAI 09/08/11

70’s funk from East and West Africa, Nyabinghi disco, Guatemalan son, Brazilian roots reggae and Ghanaian hip hop are all spun into the mix on today’s edition of African Rhythms on KFAI. The show is available as an MP3 stream for two weeks at the KFAI site.

The Graf Zeppelin’s Rendezvous with the Pyramids, 1931 via firsttimeuser

Forro in the DarkForrowest
album: Bonfires of São João; label: Nublu
album: Desert Blues 3; label: Network
OmarGhana Emotion
album: Sing (If You Want It); label: Tru Thoughts
Staff Benda BililiSala Mosala
album: Tres Tres Fort; label: Crammed
Jose CondeMunghana Wamina
album: Jose Conde; label: Pipiki
DigitaldubsWar and Crime featuring Dada Yute
album: Digitaldubs #1; label: Roir
Vieux Farka TouréCourage featuring Issa Bamba
album: Vieux Farka Touré; label: World Village
Ikebe ShakedownThe Hold Up
album: Ikebe Shakedown; label: Ubiquity
Alemayehu EsheteTchero Adari Negn
album: Ethiopiques 8: Swinging Addis; label: Buda Musique
T.P. Orchestre Poly-RythmoMi Si Ba To
album: Kings of Benin Urban Groove 1972 – 80; label: Soundway
Afro Soul-TetAfro Revolt
album: Afrodesia; label: Luv n Haight
TinariwenTiliaden Osamnat
album: Tassili; label: Anti-
Cedric IM Brooks & the Light of SabaAfrica (extended mix)
album: 12″; label: Honest Jons
Mamani KeitaDemissen Koulou
album: Gagner l’Argent Français; label: No Format
Jesus Acosta & the ProfessionalsGuajida
album: Belize City Blow Up; label: Numero
Gnonnas Pedro et ses DadjesDadje Von O Von Non
album: Legends of Benin; label: Analog Africa
Manu DibangoIron Wood
album: African Voodoo; label: PSI
Vieux Farka TouréThe Secret featuring Ali Farka Touré
album: The Secret; label: Six Degrees
Da CruzEthiopia
album: Sistema Subversiva; label: Six Degrees
Quantic y su ConjuntoGet Ur Freak On
album: Los Miticos del Ritmo — Hip Hop en Cumbia; label: Tru Thoughts
Luisa MaítaAlento (Tejo remix)
album: Luisa Maíta Remixed; label: Cumbancha
Reggie RockstoneEye Mo De Anaa
album: Rough Guide to African Rap; label: Rough Guide
Ocote Soul SoundsPrimavera
album: Taurus; label: ESL

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