recent spins

10:53 am Mo' Horizons: 'Hit the Road Jack' 4/10/2014
10:50 am Gigi: 'Gud Fella' 4/10/2014
10:46 am Chava Alberstein and The Klezmatics: 'Di Goldene Pave (The Golden Peacock)' 4/10/2014
10:43 am Koby Israelite: 'Crayfish Hora (Suite, Pt. 4)' 4/10/2014
10:40 am Mike Stevens & Okaidja Afroso: 'Mercurochrome Blues' 4/10/2014
10:37 am Hugh Masakela: 'Tepo' 4/10/2014
10:34 am Sousou & Maher Cissoko: 'Wula' 4/10/2014
10:31 am Beuatiful Nubia and the Roots Renaissance Band: 'Eniomosin' 4/10/2014
10:28 am Ecuador Manta: 'Chiman(dra)' 4/10/2014
10:25 am Celia Cruz: 'Oye Como Va' 4/10/2014
10:21 am Sones de Mexico Ensemble: 'A Mi Nacion Mexicana' 4/10/2014
10:18 am Mary Black: 'If I Gave My Heart to You' 4/10/2014
10:15 am Maura O' Connell: 'Broken Bicycles' 4/10/2014
10:12 am Ellis: 'How would it be?' 4/10/2014
10:09 am Soul Brothers: 'Malume' 4/10/2014
10:04 am Ali Farka Toure & Ry Cooder: 'Bonde' 4/10/2014
10:00 am Joe Driscoll & Sekou Kouyate: 'Faya' 4/10/2014
9:57 am Hilario Duran: 'Sonrisas' 4/10/2014
9:54 am Irakere: 'Los Ojos de Papa' 4/10/2014
9:51 am Brian Andres and the Afro-Cuban Jazz Cartel: 'SAND CASTLES' 4/10/2014
9:48 am Susana Baca: 'Un Cuento Silencioso' 4/10/2014
9:45 am Yo Yo Ma: 'Mumuki' 4/10/2014
9:42 am Federico Aubele: 'Somewhere Else (feat. Melody Gardot)' 4/10/2014
9:39 am Astrud Gilberto: 'Agua de Beber' 4/10/2014
9:36 am Gilberto Gil: 'Ela' 4/10/2014
9:33 am Caetano Veloso: 'Um Abracaco' 4/10/2014
9:30 am Dobet Gnahore: 'Abiani' 4/10/2014
9:27 am Amadou & Mariam: 'Senegal Fast Food' 4/10/2014
9:24 am Angelique Kidjo: 'M'Baamba' 4/10/2014
9:21 am Bob Dylan: 'Forever Young' 4/10/2014

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A Gringa’s Guide to the Madison World Music Festival!

09/12/13 1:14 PM | Sybil Augustine

Performing Indian symphonic string music Thurs. Sept 19, 5 pm at the Memorial Union Terrace. Susan Kepecs’ “Cultural Oyster” gives an overview of the acts appearing at the Madison World Music Festival this year at the Memorial Union and Willy St. Fair. Read and watch videos of several visiting artists on her blog. http://www.culturaloysterwut.blogspot.com/2013/09/a-gringas-guide-to-madison-world-music.html?utm_source=September+10th+Newsletter&utm_campaign=September+10th+newsletter&utm_medium=email

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Photos and audio from La Fête de Marquette 2013

07/15/13 11:19 AM | Daniella Echeverria

Fete de Marquette 2013 Photos by Ankur Malhotra (www.aneyeful.com) and Norm Stockwell. Links to streaming audio of each artist’s set that was broadcast live are below. Many thanks to our community supporters, whose generosity helps us bring you all this great music!!

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Linda & Alhaji are back on Panfrica with Vieux Farka Toure!

06/21/13 2:46 PM | Sybil Augustine

Malian guitar magic is coming to La Fete de Marquette on Thurs. July 11 at 9:30 pm. We’ll have an interview with Malian SuperStar and Monster Blues Guitarist Vieux Farka Toure on Panafrica Radio Show on WORT FM 89.9 tomorrow, Saturday, June 22nd. Son of the late legendary Grammy-winning Malian Blues man Ali Farka Toure, Vieux has stepped out and up to become an international star of his own. Here is Vieux Farka live https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=iqIP5CeEK_c .    Listen live Saturday, June 22nd, 2-4 PM Central on http://www.wortfm.org/ and follow us on facebook https://www.facebook.com/PanAfricaRadioShow?ref=hl or twitter @panafricawort Panafrica Team Alhaji & DJ Linda

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Squeezebox Special this Thursday

06/19/13 1:30 PM | Sybil Augustine

gloria hays artist Gloria Hays of Sunday’s On the Horizon is on the air this week subbing for Terry O’ on Diaspora. Tune in on Thursday, June 20 from 9 am to noon, for her special tribute to Accordion Awareness Month!

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