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2019-07-12 Top 10 World Music Albums

Kanazoé Orkestra - Tolonso

With a song from each of the Top 10 new world music albums. Plus some new releases, old faves, and listener requests in hour 2.

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2019-07-05 African Guitars

Rokia Traore

Some of the world’s amazing guitarists and guitar styles have emerged from Africa. Today we hear from Zimbabwe’s lyrical Louis Mhlanga, the electric Tuareg music of Mdou Moctar, and lots of sounds in between.

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2019-06-28 World Music Mashup

A mix of old favorites, new releases, and listener requests this week. And a photo in honor of fabulous footballer Megan Rapinoe, who let the USA to victory over France and a berth in the World Cup semifinal — while at the same time I was trying to do a radio show.

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2019-06-21 Global Songs of Summer

To celebrate the first day of summer, STG spins summery songs from around the planet. (Sorry, southern hemisphere.)

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2019-06-14 World Music Top 10 + Yale Strom Interview

A song from each of the Top 10 new world music albums. Plus an interview with klezmologist Yale Strom.

Grupo Fantasma - American Music Vol VII

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2019-06-07 Music of Friends & Neighbors

Good fences may make good neighbors, but so do good songs. We hear songs about neighbors and friends from around the world this week.

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2019-05-31 Global Road Trip Tunes

STG takes you on an audio road trip this week, with songs about exotic roads and the people who drive on them.

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2019-05-17 – Top 10 World Music CDs, May edition

With a song from each of the Top 10 new world music albums. Plus other music, new and old, in hour 2.

Alma Afrobeat Ensemble
Alma Afrobeat Ensemble – Monkey See, Monkey Do

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2019-05-10 Global Songs of Women & Motherhood

Mothers Day is May 12. We jump the gun on the celebration with songs about mothers, motherhood, and women who get the job done.

Mothers Day

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Hour 1
Angélique Kidjo – Baila Yemaya – Celia

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