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2017-03-03 Music of the Balkans + Mazigazi Band live

March 4th brings the sixth annual Balkan Night Northwest, so we 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. Listen to past episodes of Spin The Globe free at […]

2016-12-02 Global Songs of Family + Danish trio Gangspil live

The winter holidays often find us gathering with family… this week we celebrate families in all their messy and delightful forms with music about mothers and sons and grandfathers and sisters and how they eat and quarrel and  love and make music together. Plus a live in-studio set from Danish trio Gangspil, who are on […]

2016-10-07 – Songs of Colors + Nordic Fiddlers Bloc live

Songs about colors and colorful things this week, from Afro Blue to Pink Wasabi. Plus live in-studio music by The Nordic Fiddlers Bloc. All this and it’s the KAOS fall membership drive, so be sure to make your pledge of support (do it online). Your favorite community radio station thanks you! Listen to past episodes […]

2015-01-15 – Music of Refugees, Immigrants, & Borders + Yogoman live in-studio

Politicians have been having a field day talking about refugees and immigrants, but I’m thinking musicians have a better idea of what the experience of refugees and immigrants actually is, since many of them have experienced it first-hand. We hear their songs this week. Plus a live in-studio set from Yogoman as they kick off […]

2015-05-08 — Seckou Keita live in-studio plus May Top 10

Hear a song from each of the ten best new global releases. Plus a live interview with Senegalese kora virtuoso Seckou Keita, whose newest release “22 Strings” comes out 26 May. And a few other tasty tidbits as well. Listen to past episodes of Spin The Globe free at Mixcloud.  Remember to get your free […]

2014-12-12 Antti & Arto Jarvela

New “world music” releases mixed in with my old favorites and your requests, and a little holiday music. A global gumbo sure to satisfy your musical hunger. Plus a live music set with Finnish fiddlers Arto & Antti Järvelä who are currently on tour for their new album Os Fera Liluli. Listen to this and […]

2014-04-18 Mazigazi Band live + World Music Mix

A mix of new sounds and old from all over the planet. Plus live in-studio music by Mazigazi, who will be doing a local show April 25 at the Hands On Children’s Museum as part of an instrument drive for children in Kenya, and Simon Okelo, executive director of One Vibe Africa and right decent […]

2013-07-12 LoCura live at KAOS + other global tunes

Great show this week, featuring a lot of new releases, then an in-studio performance by Bay Area band LoCura. Catch them on their current tour of the west coast, or at the very least check out their great Latin/flamenco/ska/rock sound on their latest album Semilla Caminante. Keep in touch with global music news and STG […]

2013-01-25 Brass Menažeri, Live!

What a blast to be joined in the studio by Brass Menažeri as they start their farewell tour. Group leader/founder Peter Jaques is headed off to Greece to study music, and the band is calling it quits. But not before shows in Seattle, Vancouver BC, Olympia, Santa Cruz, and their home base of Oakland. If […]

2012-07-27 Baka Beyond live at KAOS

What a delight to have Baka Beyond live in the KAOS performance studio for a live set during this show! The band just flew in from the UK, and kicks off a mini-tour of the western USA, with stops in Washington, Oregon, and California in coming days. More info on Baka Beyond and their projects […]