March 14: Indian Fusion
In honor of the 14 March birthday of world-music pioneer Sheila Chandra, we’ll play music from her and other artists fusing Indian music with other influences.
March 21: World Music Top 10
Selections from the ten best recently released global albums. Plus other sounds in the second hour of the show. Requests / suggestions welcome!
March 28: Global Music of the Last Millennium
Looking at recent STG playlists, I noticed that much of the music played was recorded in the last 15 years. Time for us to set the wayback machine to pre-2000, and see what the last millennium sounded like. Pre-millennial requests / suggestions welcome!
April 4: World Rhythms
The annual Seattle World Rhythm Festival is this weekend, so we’ll warm you up with rhythms from around the planet. Listen, or get out your drum and play along. Rhythmic requests / suggestions welcome!
April 11: Mali
Sidi Toure plays at the Olympia Ballroom — just down the way from KAOS — on 12 April. We’ll welcome him, and warm you up, with music from the musically rich nation of Mali.