July 2012 African Rhythms Archives

On today’s show, a look at Benin’s Orchestre Poly-Rythmo, a chat with South African world music star Johnny Clegg, a new track from Antibalas and much more…

Interview with Razia Said and Gaogoby from “Wake Up Madagascar” Tour

International DJ Paul Harding stops by with festival music from Jamaica, some hot contemporary African dance music and a couple of gems from a recent trip to Puerto Rico. Plus: new music from Toumani Diabaté (in collaboration with Arnaldo Antunes and Edgard Scandurra), Janka Nabay & the Bubu Gang and much more.

Kenyan entertainer Nyambane visited African Rhythms today, sharing his wit and wisdom plus some serious words about AMREF’s campaign to Stand Up For African Mothers (more information at www.amref.org). Plenty of great music as well including tracks from Batida, Terakaft, Francis Bebey, Orchestre Baobab and much more. Two hours with Brad and Jojo.