Archive for July, 2012

African Rhythms, KFAI 07/26/12

July 26, 2012

Kenyan entertainer Nyambane visited African Rhythms today, sharing his wit and wisdom plus some serious words about AMREF’s campaign to Stand Up For African Mothers (more information at amref.org). Plenty of great music as well including tracks from Batida, Terakaft, Francis Bebey, Orchestre Baobab and much more. Two hours with Brad and Jojo, streaming now at the KFAI site.

Francis Bebey, via LA Times

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African Rhythms, KFAI 07/19/12

July 19, 2012

International DJ Paul Harding stopped by African Rhythms today with festival music from Jamaica, some hot contemporary African dance music and a couple of gems from a recent trip to Puerto Rico. Plus: new music from Toumani Diabaté (in collaboration with Arnaldo Antunes and Edgard Scandurra), Janka Nabay & the Bubu Gang and much more. Streaming now at the KFAI site.

photo: Arnaldo Antunes, Edgard Scandurra & Toumani Diabaté

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African Rhythms, KFAI 07/05/12

July 5, 2012

On today’s African Rhythms, a look at Benin’s Orchestre Poly-Rythmo, a chat with South African world music star Johnny Clegg, a new track from Antibalas and much more… The show is up and streaming at the KFAI site where you can also check out the playlist.

Antibalas Live at the Echoplex, Los Angeles, July 2010. Photo by Mike Orlosky.

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