Archive for August, 2012

African Rhythms, KFAI 08/30/12

August 30, 2012

International DJ Paul Harding is today’s guest on African Rhythms, bringing fresh music from North Africa and beyond. Plus: key tracks from Fatoumata Diawara (pictured above), Owiny Sigoma Band, Antibalas and more. 2 hours with Brad, Deborah, Jojo and Paul. Streaming now at the KFAI site.


African Rhythms, KFAI 08/23/12

August 23, 2012

On today’s African Rhythms: 2 hours of contemporary and classic sounds including a new track from Senegalese kora master Diabel Cissokho, a remix of South African electro star BBC and Kenyan/Minnesotan hip hop artist Fanaka does some live freestyling in English and Swahili. Streaming now at the KFAI site.


African Rhythms, KFAI 08/16/12

August 16, 2012

On today’s African Rhythms: Tinariwen remixed, new M.anifest, deep cuts from Senegal and the Gambia, and an Anglo-Afro-Brasileiro musical tribute to the passing of the Olympic torch. 2 hours with Brad and Jojo, streaming now at the KFAI site.

Marisa Monte via LA Times


African Rhythms, KFAI 08/09/12

August 9, 2012

New music from Staff Benda Bilili, Antibalas and Ondatrópica; favorites from Ken Boothe and Rokia Traore; a set of classic Congolese rumba and more on today’s African Rhythms on KFAI. Two hours with Brad and Charlie — now streaming at the KFAI site.

photo: Ondatrópica


African Rhythms, KFAI 08/02/12

August 2, 2012

On this week’s African Rhythms: Celebrating 50 years of Jamaican Independence and music with General Moses, Lawyer Bill and Brad Wrolstad. 2 hours of ska, rocksteady, roots reggae and more, streaming now at the KFAI site.

The Skatalites