World Music

Brad Wrolstad in for Luke this week — rocking some Can, Wings, Badu and Bowie and more.

We hunt and peck through the back alley garage sales, we hit the antique malls out on the lonesome highways, we push past the perfume bottle collections of your local Estate Sales, and we slink through the wet and creepy basements of your local record stores – always on the look out for one dollar “super sounds.”

Tonight’s super sounds include tunes from the Baja Marimba Band, from the OTHER Ray Davies, from Skip Martin’s Video All-Stars, and from Gunsmoke’s Festus.

London Calling…and a little Jamaica 50/Olympic squad pride

Gritty Soul & Funk on 45’s, tonight’s set features sides by Barbara & Brenda, Calvin Arnold, The Dynamic Concepts, Betty Wright, Syl Johnson, Roger Collins, Jimmy Robins, Chino Feaster, The Parliaments, The Superlatives, The Young Hearts, & many more…

This program celebrates Peru’s Independence Day. Special guest John Terrazas brings his homeland to KFAI sharing with us Peruvian “música criolla”.

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Kenyan entertainer Nyambane visited African Rhythms today, sharing his wit and wisdom plus some serious words about AMREF’s campaign to Stand Up For African Mothers (more information at Plenty of great music as well including tracks from Batida, Terakaft, Francis Bebey, Orchestre Baobab and much more. Two hours with Brad and Jojo.

It’s the last conversation between Kristine and jazz/flamenco composer/pianist Sergio Pamies, so Kristina plays Sergio’s top 3 inspirations – Paco de Lucia, Bill Evans, and Chick Corea, and of course there’s a track by Sergio too!