Tag Archives: world music

2018-07-06 The Birthday Show: Mandela, Sosa, Franco, Mapfumo, Kidjo, & more

globe birthday cakeAn astounding cluster of musician birthdays happens in July: Thomas Mapfumo, Franco, Mercedes Sosa, Mighty Sparrow, Angelique Kidjo, and Tony Allen. Also global figures The Dalai Lama, Nelson Mandela, and Haile Selassie. We’ll celebrate with music from the former, and about the latter. If it’s your birthday in July, happy birthday to you as well!

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2018-06-15 Top 10 World Music Albums, June edition

Angelique Kidjo - Remain In LightHear a song from each of the ten best new world music CDs this week. Plus other new releases and old faves in hour 2.

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Hour 1
#10 Ziggy Marley “Circle of Peace” from Rebellion Rises

#9 Diana Purim + Eyedentity “Don’t Deny” from Many Bodies, One Mind

#8 Molly Tigre “Hello Bolly” from Molly Tigre

#7 Bombino “Imajghane (The Tuareg People)” from Deran

#6 Arat Kilo, Mamani Keita & Mike Ladd “Dia Barani” from Visions of Selam

#5 Dobet Gnahoré “Lobe” from Miziki

#4 Cumbia Chicharra “Yayabo” from Hijo de Tigre

#3 Fatoumata Diawara “Negue Negue” from Fenfo (Something to Say)

Set break — KAOS Community Billboard

Gao Hong and Issam Rafea “Chasing Butterflies” from Life As Is

#2 Mitra Sumara “Mosem-e Gol” from Tahdig

#1 Angelique Kidjo “The Great Curve” from Remain In Light

Chico César “Papo Cabeca” from Chico Cesar

Hour 2
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“Na Luta” from Etno Chic

Christian Kofi Mawuko “Dunia” from Sankofa Go Back to Your Roots

Hermeto Paschoal “De Natal para Mossoró” from Hermeto Pascoal e sua Visão Original do Forró

Wendo Kolosoy “Mobembo” from Marie Louise

Anne-Mari Kivimäki “Ilja” from Ilja

Korrontzi “Maria Muñeira” from Tradition 2.1

Nickodemus “Inmortales (Body Move) (feat. Fémina)” from A Long Engagement

Majid Soula “Anda” from Kid’s african Party

Set break — Spin The Globe World Music Concert Calendar

Triorganico “El Campanario” from Florestánico

Anandi Bhattacharya “In Between Us” from Joys Abound

Djeneba & Fousco “regrets” from Kayeba Khasso

Imarhan “Zinizjumegh” from Temet

 

2018-05-25 A Celebration of Live Music

Ojos de Brujo liveThis weekend brings the Northwest Folklife Festival, so STG brings you its own version of a great music festival with tracks recorded live from some of our favorite artists. Consider it a warmup to Folklife, or a way to enjoy a great music festival without all the driving and crowds.

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2018-01-05 All-New Global Tunes

New World Music TunesSongs from the best new world music albums of the last month or two or three … and specifically tracks that haven’t been aired on KAOS before. Tune in to hear something new for the new year.

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Hour 1
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2017-12-15 Top 10 World Music Albums, December edition

Stratman - Borders of paradiseHear a track from each of the 10 best new global albums. Plus other new and old global sounds in hour 2.

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2017-12-01 World Music Mix

Smadj - SolotronicNo theme this week, just a spicy blend of old faves, new global music, and listener requests.

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2017-08-18 Top 10 World Music CDs, August edition

 Trio Da Kali & Kronos Quartet - Ladilikan Hear a song from each of the Top 10 new world music albums. In hour 2, more global sounds + concert previews +  requests.

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2017-07-28 Free Range World Music

meikhanehNo theme this week, just a great mix of new releases, old favorites, and listener requests.

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