This program is (mostly) peninsular: Portuguese Fados and music from Spain; it also includes some Latin American boleros. The literature segment presents “La burladora de Toledo” by Angelina Muñiz Huberman.
Brazil All the cuts from this episode of Radio Pocho come from beautiful Brazil. From Samba, Bossa Nova, Tropicalia, Funk and Boogaloo, Brazil demonstrates is deep rich history of music. Special guest BK-One joins us in the studio to share some of his favorite records and tracks from his new EP Tema do Canibal.
Continuing the Echo Chamber 15th Anniversary festivities, pulling in some artists we missed last week – including Arrogalla, Subatomic Sound System, Thomas Blondet, Vibronics, Citizen Sound, Dubblestandart, and Easy Star All Stars. On top of this we had brand new releases from Zion Train:http://www.wobblyweb.com/zt/state-of-mind.html, Funk Dub Division:http://www.myspace.com/funkdubdivision, Victoria Moralez:http://www.victoriamoralez.com, Ras Amerlock, Luisa Maita, Indigenous Resistance, and more. Finally, we included another mix (TDZ #101) from The Dub Zone, Pete Cogle’s fantastic podcast series.
Christina Selander-Bouzouina, director of the Alliance Française, is our guest tonight along with her two bilingual sons. She will discuss all the new events coming up at the Alliance Française. The first three songs were chosen by Christina from her personal collection.
The second hour contains both old and new songs from France and French-speaking countries.