African Rhythms, KFAI 06/21/12

Looking for some township jazz and jive to enhance your day? Look no further than today’s African Rhythms. Also: new music from Staff Benda Bilili and Bibi Tanga, vintage sounds courtesy of The Funkees, Afro Funk, and Orchestre Poly-Rythmo de Cotonou-Dahomey, and much more… The show is up and streaming for two weeks at the KFAI site.

photo: Bibi Tanga & the Selenites

Toots & the Maytals54 46 Was My Number
Album: Pressure Drop: the Definitive Collection; Label: Trojan
Bibi Tanga & the SelenitesCan’t Handle This
Album: 40˚ of Sunshine; Label: Nat Geo
BrownoutI Won’t Lie
Album: Oozy; Label: Nat Geo
Album: Give the Beggar a Chance; Label: Soundway
WitchAnyina Mwana
Album: We Intend to Cause Havoc!; Label: Now Again
The FunkeesOle
Album: Dancing Time: The Best of Eastern Nigeria’s Afro Rock Exponents 1973 – 77; Label: Soundway
Ba CissokoDjoulo Diata
Album: Nimissa; Label: Cristal
Zuco 103Pororoca
Album: After the Carnaval; Label: Six Degrees
Album: Arrocha; Label: Six Degrees
Solven WhistlersSomething New in Africa
Album: Township Jazz & Jive; Label: Music Club
Joshua SitholeSisi Nomdi
Album: Zulu Jive; Label: Earthworks
Four YanksDudu Wam
Album: Township Jazz & Jive; Label: Music Club
Mankunku QuartetDedication to Daddy Trane and Brother Shorter
Album: Next Stop Soweto Vol. 3: Giants, Ministers And Makers- Jazz In South Aftrica 1963-1984 ; Label: Strut
J. Boogie’s Dubtronic ScienceNo Freedom featuring Afrolicious and MC Zulu
Album: single; Label: Om Records
The ArchivesMelodica Funk
Album: The Archives; Label: ESL
Fatoumata DiawaraSowa
Album: Fatou; Label: World Circuit
Staff Benda BililiOsali Mabe
Album: single; Label: Crammed Discs
Sierra Leone’s Refugee All StarsMan Muyu
Album: Radio Salone; Label: Cumbancha
Bibi Tanga & the SelenitesKangoya
Album: 40˚ of Sunshine; Label: Nat Geo
The Spy from CairoSons of Hannibal
Album: Arabadub; Label: Wonderwheel
Album: Konkoma; Label: Soundway
Orchestre Poly-Rythmo de Cotonou-DahomeyYe Ye We Nou Mi
Album: The 1st Album; Label: Analog Africa
Afro FunkFarewell to Ibusa
Album: Body Music; Label: Secret Stash

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