Today during the first hour we had special guest Marcus Wise. He played tabla live and talked about his new recording with Dean Magraw.
During the second hour we live music of the Sefardic Jews, performed by Corazon en la Mano.
Funky, laid-back blend of afro rhythms! Featuring new tracks from Shawn Lee, Charles Bradley, The Budos Band, as well as smoking new reissues from the Afro Soul-tet, The Ivory Coast Soul compilation, and Secret Stash Records’ latest releases Peruvian Funk and K Frimpong His Cubano Fiestas…
The first hour of this program presents music from Peru (with an emphasis on Ayacucho), Fados from Portugal and Romanzas from the Spanish Zarzuela tradition. The second hour includes Sones Jarochos and music from Oaxaca, Mexico. The literature segment presents two texts by the Mexican writer Vicente Quirarte.