Today's show opens with a lot of French – la Francaise du Canada. Groups from Quebec such as La Bottine Souriante and Le Vent Du Nord ! After that opening set we hear some tracks from Michael Franti and then we go south for La Musica de Cuba. Highlights include Manolin, Paulito F.G. & Sierra Maestra, Omar Sosa & Bebo Valdes. Additional highlights include Cigala & Buika from Spain before closing with a new track from Malian artist Rokia Traore.
In a Jersey State of Mind – REMEMBERINGUNITED IN GROUPHARMONYASSOCIATION's RONNIE 'I' – Vocal Group Harmony's Number One Man – along with a Few LEAPYEARBIRTHDAYS-IN-BLUE From the Land of the Round Haircut for Big Band Leader JIMMYDORSEY and Texas Bluesman FRA