Archive for May, 2013

African Rhythms, KFAI 05/30/13

May 30, 2013


A bumper crop of outstanding new music awaits you on this week’s African Rhythms including tracks from Buika, Femi Kuti, Afrolicious, Kae Sun, Kobo Town, Yasmine Hamdan and Tricky with Nneka. Streaming now at the KFAI site.

Buika photo via New York Daily News


African Rhythms, KFAI 05/16/13

May 16, 2013

garifuna collective

New music from Vieux Farka Toure, The Garifuna Collective and Malamanya are among the musical highlights on today’s African Rhythms. Check out the show via MP3 stream at the KFAI site.

Garifuna Collective photo by Peter Rakossy via Cumbancha


African Rhythms, KFAI 05/09/13

May 9, 2013


Fantastic new compilations from Soundway Records and Honest Jons are featured on today’s African Rhythms, along with the usual eclectic mix of should-be hits from the past and the present! Streaming now at the KFAI site.


African Rhythms, KFAI 05/02/13

May 2, 2013

mulatu 45

Tabu Ley and Kekelé, Baobab and Bombino, Djelimady and Eliades, they’re all here on today’s African Rhythms — two hours of musical discovery with Brad and Lawyer Bill, streaming now at the KFAI site.

Vintage Mulatu Astatke 45 via Strut Records.