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. […]
It is with great sadness that WORT announces that DJ Captain Juju of Tropical Rhythms, aka Pierre-Claver Goudjo Gbedey, has passed away at age 77. Besides his role as a WORT program host, local concert promoter, and restaurateur he also owned and operated the African boutique Vision d’Afrique. “Pierre Gbedey truly brought the world of African music […]
This Saturday, May 2nd, WORT DJs are helping to kick off the season for an exciting new outdoor series–the MadCity Bazaar–Madison’s Urban Pop-Up Flea Market.
Please join us Thursday for the inaugural Central Park Session, a night of live African music that we’ll be broadcasting and streaming from 5-10 pm. WORT benefits from the proceeds of refreshments and raffle tickets sold at the concert series, so come down to the show and/or listen to the live remote this Thursday!