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2019-01-25 Remembering Oliver Mtukudzi + World Music Rarities

Oliver Mtukudzi live in concert

We begin with a remembrance of Zimbabwean great Oliver Mtukudzi, including selections from a 2003 interview on Spin The Globe. In hour two, enjoy an eclectic selection of singles and global music rarities from my own collection and the depths of the KAOS music library.

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2014-07-25 Music of Zimbabwe

zimfest 2014 posterMusic from and influenced by Zimbabwe, as we welcome the annual ZimFest celebration to Tacoma, WA this weekend. Plus new releases, requests, and other whatnot in the second hour of the show. Congrats to the listeners who won tickets to the Tacoma Jazz & Blues Festival during the show!

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2014-07-18 Mokoomba Interview + music from Nigeria, Ethiopia, & South Africa

Allen Nigeria Selassie Ethiopia Mandela S AfricaThe birthdays of three African greats inspire today’s theme: July 18: South African icon Nelson Mandela; July 20: Nigerian Afrobeat drummer Tony Allen; July 23: Ethiopian/Rasta leader Haile Selassie. Music from all three nations on this week’s episode. Plus an interview with Zimbabwean band Mokoomba about their new CD and their upcoming shows in Seattle and Tacoma (at Zimfest).

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