Bangla Music Spectacular
Host Kahar Kahar offers an interview with award winning composer Garry Schyman, who wrote the music for the YouTube video sensation “Praan” and dance piece “Where in the Hell is Matt”. And, with guests Dolly Khondokar and Victoria Lynch, Kahar rounds out the show with the latest Bangla music.
Radio Antilles Playlist 01/02/09
I’ve started linking to websites that you can go to find selected cd’s mentioned in the playlist. Look for the blue type in italics find it here on the playlist and off you go … Thanks to David Cummings, Net God, for getting me up on this. You can find him here:https://www.kfai.org/user/29
We ring in the new year with a focus on local publishers. Joel Van Valin of Whistling Shade literary journal and press joins us to talk about their new publications. More information is available at their website, www.whistlingshade.com:http://www.whistlingshade.com.
In the second half of the show Doug Wilhide talks about A Long Shout: Selected Writings of Clarence Jonk, which he edited. Clarence Jonk. Clarence Jonk was a true Minnesota character who built a houseboat out of scrap materials during the Depression and sailed it down the Mississippi. He was a journal writer, poet, and children’s book author.
Doug Wilhide is a writer and founder of Trolley Car Press. He is also the poetry editor of the Southwest Journal.
Seeing another year out in rub-a-dub stylee… From Ghetto Priest’s Auld Lang Syne/Slave’s Lament versions (from the rare ON-U Sound single), to the brand new Inna Steppa Dub from Improvisators meet Iration Steppas, to the modern-meets-ancient sounds of Jah Wobble’s new Chinese Dub album (on 30Hertz), it was quite an irie party.