August 2015 African Rhythms Archives

Music from Dele Sosimi, The Frightnrs (sic), Kamasi Washington and a salute to Jamaican Independence Day on today's African Rhythms.

Our guest on today's show is Heather Augustyn, author of several books on Jamaican Ska, including the just published Songbirds: Pioneering Women in Jamaican Music.

Jumondeh Tweh (KFAI's Mind Kandy) is our guest host on today's African Rhythms

New music from Owiny Sigoma Band, Para One & the South African Youth Choir and Arturo O'Farrill & the Afro Latin Jazz Orchestra plus a short stack of 45 RPM records and much more on today's show.