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Hear a song from each of the Top 10 new world music albums. In hour 2, more global sounds + concert previews + listener requests

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UPCOMING:
August 25: Music of Mali
Today is the birthday of Salif Keita, “The Golden Voice of Africa.” We’ll celebrate with music from his impressive discography, and with other music from Mali. Your Malian requests are welcome: leave a note on the STG Facebook page, or call during the show at 360-867-5267.

September 1: Songs of Work
September 4 is Labor Day here in the USA, and STG will have a musical celebration of work and workers. Got an appropriate request? Leave a note on the STG Facebook page, or call during the show at 360-867-5267.

September 8: Songs of Geography
Songs about streams, odes to oceans, jingles about jungles. This week, songs about geographic features from around the planet. Got an appropriate request? Leave a note on the STG Facebook page, or call during the show at 360-867-5267.

September 15: Top 10 World Music Albums, September edition
Hear a song from each of the Top 10 new world music albums. In hour 2, more global sounds + concert previews + your requests: leave a note on the STG Facebook page, or call during the show at 360-867-5267.

September 22: African Guitars
Today is the birthday of King Sunny Ade and Oliver Mtukudzi. Both are known for talents beyond their guitar playing, but we’ll use the occasion for a roundup of guitarists from around Africa, from Tinariwen and other desert rockers in the north to Malian guitarist Rokia Traore to Zimbabwe’s Louis Mhlanga. Your requests are welcome: leave a note on the STG Facebook page, or call during the show at 360-867-5267.

September 29: ???
Show theme TBA.

 

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