Awesome show as Eric Foss, co-founder of Minneapolis’s own A HREF=http://secretstashrecords.com/Secret Stash Records/A joins Steely in the studio to talk about some of the label’s recent and upcoming releases. In between we hear funky music from Cuba, Columbia, Panama, Haiti, Ivory Coast, Ghana, Nigeria, Iran, Spain The U.S….
This program presents music by Luiz Gonzaga from Brazil, “Música de serenata”, some examples from The Dominican Republic and a few songs by Silvio Rodriguez, from Cuba. The Literature segment presents poetry by Margarito Ledesma (Humorista involuntario), from Mexico. This program also includes a musical shout-out to the cleaning workers at Cub Foods that are on a hunger strike at 26th Avenue South (near Lake St.), in Minneapolis.
Kristina de Sacramento plays Peteneras sandwiched around a Caña filling this week, and Kristina, videographer Bill Davidson, and his partner Fran chat about the logistics of traveling around Spain to shoot flamenco documentaries.