World Music

Minna aka DJ Minna aka MC MZ spins two hours of music from Kenyan hip hop to Nigerian Afrobeats; mbalax-ified tassu to future zouk; Argentine digicumbia to French electropop.

Music Host:  David Cummings

News Host: Robert Easley

Producer:  Mike Fischbein

Plenty of dub, a few new items, and a great mix from Sassa’le tonight. First up was the sublime new “Anbessa Dub” album from Israel’s Zvuloon Dub System. This was followed by the “Reel 1 & 2 Adapted Chapter” rootical dub album from The Giants. Also new tonight was the psychedelic cumbia collection “La Psicotropia” (on Pakapi Records); the “Mark My Word” single from Joseph Cotton & S.O.A.P. (ft. PJ Higgins); and the track “Aura” from STWO. From there we went around the world with Hollie Cook & Prince Fatty, the Meridian Brothers, Mexican Institute of Sound, Emel Mathlouthi, J. Boogie’s Dubtronic Science, King Ras John, Fantastic Plastic Machine, Shiina Ringo, Sly & Robbie, and many more…

Music Host / Engineer:  Jean Silverberg

News Host: Ryan Dawes

Producer:  Ron Thums

AN AMERICAN WRITER IN DUBLINTOM O’CONNELL

Pages