Today we listened to music from Light From Heaven, a traditional Cambodian group formed by the late Bun Leuong from the Twin Cities. The concert was recorded at the Cedar Cultural Center, and included tunes from Bun’s other group, the New International Trio.
In the second hour we listened to music from traditional American singer Judy Cook(Creative Engineering), Chango Spasiuk, Grada (Compass),Sinikka Langeland (ECM), JPP, and Den Fule (Northside).
A rare convergence of the Jewish New Year with Ramadan deserves some attention. Check out the fusion of sounds from the Middle East Africa. – not to forget Europe as well – also featuring Spain site of a longtime convergence of cultures centuries ago.
Just another great Echo Chamber program… New tracks from Dust Galaxy, The Technician, Subatomic Sound System, the Skatalites and others. Also, from Echo Beach (WLUW) was TurnTableTerrorist’s The Day the Mix Stood Still Mix. Finally, DJ Baby Swiss put together a great Weather Report set in memory of the late Joe Zawinul.