Show Notes: With South
African piano giant Abdullah Ibrahim in Seattle for the
Earshot Jazz Festival, it's a great time to look a the unique Africanized
killer jazz that
has emerged from his homeland. South African
jazz bridges traditional and modern styles, as we hear
today in the music of Ibrahim, Hugh Masekela, Ojoyo, Philip Taubane,
Miriam Makeba, and many other Spin the Globe favorites.
background on SAfrojazz, see these sites:
Political world music - world music comment on US foreign policy, the US election, and related topics from the likes of Antibalas, O-Maya, Ozomatli, Omar Torrez, and others.
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