Posts Tagged ‘Cesaria Evora’

African Rhythms, KFAI 10/23/14

October 23, 2014


On today’s African Rhythms: a salute to South African reggae star Lucky Dube plus Stromae‘s homage to Cesaria Evora and more — 2 hours with Brad, Jojo, Fanaka and Deborah. Listen! via KFAI – 90.3 FM Minneapolis – 106.7 FM St. Paul.



African Rhythms, KFAI 03/14/13

March 14, 2013

Previously unheard tracks from Cesaria Evora and new music from Zé Luis and the South African pop group Freshlyground are in the mix on today’s African Rhythms. 2 hours of (almost) nonstop music, streaming now at the KFAI site.

photo: Zolani from Freshlyground.


African Rhythms, KFAI 12/15/11

December 15, 2011

Along with new music from Brasileiras Marisa Monte and Maria Rita and a tribute to Barry Llewellyn and The Heptones, we spent the second hour of today’s African Rhythms surveying the breadth of music from contemporary African female singers including Cesaria Evora, Souad Massi and Dobet Gnahore. You can hear the show with Brad, Jojo and Charlie via MP3 or RealAudio streams at the KFAI site.


African Rhythms, KFAI 05/12/11

May 12, 2011

We heard a track from Vieux Farka Touré’s forthcoming CD The Secret (produced by Soulive’s Eric Krasno) along with music from Tuareg guitarist Bombino (opening for Tinariwen at the Cedar on July 8), Cesaria Evora, and Les Nubians (supporting their new CD Nu Revolution with a tour that includes two shows at the Dakota) on today’s edition of African Rhythms. You can hear the show for 2 weeks via MP3 stream at the KFAI site (where you can also find the complete playlist).

Les Nubians photo: Marie Etchegoyen