Posts Tagged ‘South Africa’

African Rhythms, KFAI 11/15/12

November 15, 2012

Highlife from Ghana, Township jazz and jive from South Africa, voices from Cape Verde and beyond are all part of the musical mix on today’s African Rhythms. Check the playlist and listen to the show at the KFAI site!

photo by Malik Sidibe via vinyles passion

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African Rhythms, KFAI 09/15/11

September 15, 2011

Today’s edition of African Rhythms on KFAI featured a set of music from some of South Africa’s greatest female voices, going back to a 1964 LP by Miriam Makeba (The Voice of Africa) and fast-forwarding to contemporary stars like Simphiwe Dana, Thandiswa, and Lira (singing a lovely pop song in Zulu). We also heard a couple of tracks from M.anifest’s forthcoming album plus the usual eclectic mix of sounds from the continent and beyond. You can hear the show for two weeks at the KFAI site.

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