Carnival / Mardi Gras Music
This week we celebrate the end of the Mardi Gras season as Fat Tuesday approaches. Carnival music from Brazil, New Orleans, Trinidad, and other Carnival-celebrating corners of the planet.
March 3: Sounds of the Balkans + Mazigazi Live!
March 4th brings the sixth annual Balkan Night Northwest, so we’ll warm things up with accordion tunes, brass blasts, and Balkan fusion from the Balkans, the USA, and across the world. Plus a live set from Afro band Mazigazi, direct from the KAOS performance studio.
March 10: Global Songs of Women
March 8 is UN International Women’s Day — we’ll keep the celebration going with a show of tunes from women worldwide. Your requests encouraged: Leave a note on the STG Facebook page, or call during the show at 360-867-5267.
March 17: Top 10 World Music Albums, March edition
Hear a track from each of the best 10 new global releases, plus whatever other music I dig up or you request: to make a request, leave a note on the STG Facebook page, or call during the show at 360-867-5267.
March 24: I Sing the Body Global
Have you ever made up a song about your fingertips or your backside? If you have, you’re not alone! This week, a collection of songs about body parts, from hair to lips to shoulders to legs to feet.