The first ½ hour is dedicated to the Uruguayan Alfredo Zitarrosa, on the 21st anniversary of his death. The second ½ hour consists of traditional music from Haití. The final segment consists of songs from several classic Mexican films.
Filling in for a busy Johnny D this week, Rocket Ship’s d.j. cozy little takes you around the world, from Jamaica (Glen Brown, Twinkle Bros.) to Brazil (São Paolo Ska Jazz, Sergio Mendez) to Russia (Cabernet Deneuve, St. Petersburg Ska-Jazz Review) to Australia (Jamaica’s Skatalites’ most recent!) to Japan (Little Tempo, Shiina Ringo) and beyond (International Observer)!