Until host Terry O' retired in fall 2021, Diaspora aired for many years on WORT Thursday mornings from 9-noon.
As many of our listeners know, when long-time Diaspora host Terry O‘ announced he was not going to return to WORT from his sabbatical earlier this summer the four hosts who had been filling in, George Dreckmann (G-Man,) Gloria Hays, Paul Novak and Jeff Spitzer-Resnick, agreed to continue to rotate hosting of the Thursday morning world/folk […]
WORT is now looking for volunteers to host world music shows. Are you a global citizen? Does world music move you and help you feel connected with people around the planet? Have you ever yearned to share that wonderful feeling somehow? Then YOU may be interested in opportunities to host international music shows on WORT. […]
Check out these WORT world music show highlights from July 2-12 on-demand at our Audio Archives, only on wortfm.org. Saturday July 10 on PanAfrica, host Gloria brings you music from MOSTLY East Africa. Hear this and all our music shows archived to listen to, anytime, for two weeks via the archives or on the FANTASTIC […]
Had enough of holiday carols? Tune into WORT for something different. Many specials happen during this time, including “Best Of 2020” shows. Coming up later this week: Thursday 12/31 G-Man hosts Diaspora with the, er, timely theme of “Time.” About the show: Listening to music from many cultures reveals we are all made of the […]
The world music follow-up continues from WOMEX 2020, the worldwide music expo which WORT DJs Gloria Hays, Ankur Malhotra, Jeff Spitzer-Resnick and Dan Talmo attended in October (virtually, of course.) In addition to lots of great new music that each of them have played on their shows and shared with other WORT world music DJs, […]
On Thursday, 9-12 am we revisited 2018’s “Thanksgiving Anarchy Special,“ now available to stream on-demand. It’s become an annual tradition for Diaspora to be hosted that day by Bob Kaspar, aka The Folk Anarchist aka The Tall Guy (former WORT 80s-90s host of Tuesday morning folk show Forever Wild and a popular holiday substitute.) Several courses […]