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2017-11-03 World Music of the 1940s

Fifth in a series of STG shows highlighting the global music sounds of different decades. Global music as it sounded in the 1940s, plus new releases, old faves, and listener requests. Listen to past episodes of Spin The Globe free at Mixcloud.  Remember to get your free Daily Spin by liking and following STG on […]

2016-07-08 World Music in the 1950s + Lakou Mizik Interview

Fourth in a series of STG shows highlighting the global music sounds of different decades. Plus an interview with Steeve Valcourt, guitarist/ vocalist/ co-founder of the multi-generational Haitian music collective Lakou Mizik, which recently released its debut album Wa Di Yo and is currently on tour in Canada and the USA. Listen to past episodes […]

2015-05-15 World Music in the 1960s

Third in a series of STG shows highlighting the global music sounds of different decades. I wasn’t listening to much global music in the 1960s, but it was there alongside (and sometimes mingling with) the rock and psychedelia of the counterculture. Dig it, daddy-o! Listen to past episodes of Spin The Globe free at Mixcloud.  […]

2014-05-30 – World Music in the 1970s

The second in a series of decade-themed world music shows. The term “world music” didn’t appear as a marketing tool until the 1980s — so what did the music sound like before it had been pigeonholed into its own genre? This show answers that question, and includes a musical tribute to Maya Angelou dating even […]

2013-05-31 World Music in the 1980s

The first in a series of STG shows highlighting the world-music sounds of different decades. The 80s were when I really began discovering global sounds, so the show includes some of my early favorites plus many 80s artists & songs I’ve discovered since. I love to hear from listeners when I’m on the air. And […]