With the new year approaching, Diaspora host Terry O provides a compilation of favorite music from 2016. In no particular order: Abbar el Hamada – by Aziza Brahim – Glitterbeat label A stunning album of gorgeous songs that come from Brahim’s experience being born and raised in a Sahrawi refugee camp. “El canto de la […]
Ziggy Marley [pictured] remains on top of the World charts this week; also see what’s getting played on our rock, jazz, electronic and metal shows. WORT, Madison Charts for the week beginning May 16, 2016 top 30 1 JAYHAWKS Paging Mr. Proust Thirty Tigers 2 WIRE Nocturnal Koreans Pink Flag 3 BLACK MOUNTAIN IV Jagjaguwar […]
Greetings from Dan Talmo, co-host of WORT’s Global Revolutions, Monday mornings from 9am to noon. I will be attending the WOMEX World Music Expo in Budapest, Hungary from October 21 to 25. WOMEX is an annual international conference of world music artists, agents, record labels, venues, and media reps. Through my upcoming reports, WORT listeners […]
Music and words, mainly prose or poetry read aloud in a recorded jazz, folk, and international music milieu.