Archive for January, 2012

African Rhythms, KFAI 01/26/12

January 26, 2012

2 hours of musical globetrotting with Brad and Deborah on today’s edition of African Rhythms on KFAI. The show features tracks from Aar Maanta (Somalia/UK), Fanga (France), Djelimady Tounkara & the Rail Band (Mali), Nico Gomez & his Afro Percussion, Inc. (Belgium/Netherlands), and Seu Jorge (Brazil). Now streaming at the KFAI site.

photo: record player, Istanbul via Dust and Groove


African Rhythms playlist, KFAI 01/19/12

January 19, 2012

Eric from Secret Stash Records stopped by African Rhythms today to talk about Saturday’s Mickey Murray LP release party at the Cedar. Along the way we heard some great records from Mickey (GA, USA), Geraldo Pino & his Heart Beats (Sierra Leone), Nneka (Nigeria/Germany), Alkibar Gignor (Mali), and the Addis Acoustic Project (Ethiopia). You can hear the complete show via MP3 stream at the KFAI site.


African Rhythms, KFAI 01/12/12

January 12, 2012

On today’s African Rhythms: warm sounds from Hindi Zahra (Morocco/Paris), Sam Mangwana (Congo), Mighty Diamonds (Kingston), Kamatana (Kenya) and Blitz the Ambassador (Ghana/NYC) along with a steel drum-fueled Trinidadian mix with Black Truth Rhythm Band, Steel an’ Skin and the Esso Trinidad Steelband’s cover of a Jackson Five song produced by Van Dyke Parks… The show is streaming now at the KFAI site.


African Rhythms, KFAI 01/05/12

January 5, 2012

Ease into the new year with Afro-Sounds from all around the planet courtesy of Brad, Jojo and Bill. Today’s show is streaming now! KFAI – 90.3 FM Minneapolis – 106.7 FM St. Paul