Splinters & Candy 09/15/14 WVKR

South Africa - Durban

South Africa – Durban

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Splinters & Candy airs every Monday from 4-5PM ET on independent radio 91.3FM WVKR Poughkeepsie. Live streaming at wvkr.org. Each week Alex Brown presents an eclectic collection of music from around the world.

It’s pledge week, so please consider supporting WVKR to ensure independent radio has a home on your local and global airwaves. Today we spin music from Thailand, Guinea, Democratic Republic of Congo, Nigeria, Australia, Colombia, Brazil, Mauritania and beyond. Enjoy an hour of musical diversity.

PLAYLIST

Angkanang Kunchai – “Kid Hod Chu”
Kakande – “Bouba Sylla”
Kasai Allstars – “As They Walked Into the Forest on a Sunday, They Encountered Apes Dressed as Humans”
Fela Kuti & Africa 70 – “Lover”
The Lijadu Sisters – “Life’s Gone Down Low”
Raya Brass Band – “Riff Cloud”
The Bombay Royale – “Ankhiyan”
Meridian Brothers – “Doctor Trompeta”
Avan Samba – “Ibere”
Noura Mint Seymali – “El Mougelmen”

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Splinters & Candy 09/08/14 WVKR

Woman who work in the daycare kitchen of a local farm. South Africa

Woman who work in the daycare kitchen of a local farm. South Africa

Splinters & Candy 09/08/14 WVKR by Splinters & Candy on Mixcloud

Splinters & Candy airs every Monday from 4-5PM ET on independent radio 91.3FM WVKR Poughkeepsie. Live streaming at wvkr.org. Each week Alex Brown presents an eclectic collection of music from around the world.

Listen to music from everywhere. Hear sounds from Chicago, Nigeria, Ghana, Senegal, Brazil, Moravia, Bulgaria, South Africa, Angola and Sweden. Global eclecticism for your brain. Enjoy!

PLAYLIST

Lowdown Brass Band – “I Got That Feelin'”
Seun Kuti & Egypt 80 – “Kalakuta Boy”
Rob – “More”
Youssou N’Dour & Etoile de Dakar – “Jalo”
Bebel Gilberto – “Nada Não”
Dálava – “Ej, Lásko, Lásko”
Bulgarian Radio and Television Folk Ensemble – “Love Song: Ot med li ti sa ustata mome le”
Sankomota – “House on Fire”
Bonga – “Kamacove”
Sally Nyolo – “Bidjegui”
FatDog – “Hog-Eye”

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Splinters & Candy 08/25/14 WVKR

Let me teach you

Let me teach you

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Splinters & Candy airs every Monday from 4-5PM ET on independent radio 91.3FM WVKR Poughkeepsie. Live streaming at wvkr.org. Each week Alex Brown presents an eclectic collection of music from around the world.

Enjoy global sonic diversity. Listen to music from the USA, Nigeria, Senegal, Somalia, Zimbabwe, Mauritania, South Africa, Cameroon, Brazil and Mali. Thanks for tuning in.

PLAYLIST

Antibalas – “Beaten Metal”
Seun Kuti & Egypt 80 – “African Airways”
Dexter Johnson & Le Super Star de Dakar – “Son El Rey”
Maryam Mursal – “Kufilaw”
Thomas Mapfumo – “Marudzi Nemarudzi (Different Races)”
Daby Touré – “Iris”
Luanga Choba – “Nxae”
Henri Dikongué – “Ndolo”
Sammy Figueroa & Glaucia Nasser – “Ilo-Ayê”
Yoro Sidibe – “Noumou Koulouba”

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Splinters & Candy 08/18/14 WVKR

Ethiopian Tribes, Karo

Ethiopian Tribes, Karo

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Splinters & Candy airs every Monday from 4-5PM ET on independent radio 91.3FM WVKR Poughkeepsie. Live streaming at wvkr.org. Each week Alex Brown presents an eclectic collection of music from around the world.

Today we explore sounds from Algeria, USA, Haiti, Ethiopia, Colombia, India, Poland and beyond. A diverse set of selections for your ears. Enjoy the music.

PLAYLIST

Houari Benchenet – “Dellali”
La Santa Cecilia – “La Morena”
BélO – “Pa Koute Yo”
Alèmayèhu Eshèté – “Tèdèstèshal Wèy ?”
Gabino Pampini – “Cuerpo de Guitarra”
Meridian Brothers – “Fiesta (Con el Whiskey de Folklore)”
Manzanita y su Conjunto – “El Zambito Rumbero”
Prem Joshua & Chintan – “Ganapati”
Bombay Rickey – “Bombay 5-0″
Chłopcy Kontra Basia – “Hej Zagraj Muzyczko”

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She’Koyokh – Wild Goats & Unmarried Women

She'Koyokh - Wild Goats & Unmarried Women

My recent review of She’Koyokh’s Wild Goats & Unmarried Women for RootsWorld Magazine:

http://www.rootsworld.com/0603123/reviews/shekoy-14.shtml

“The whirling sounds of Eastern Europe, Turkey and the Balkans vibrate with plenty of verve on She’Koyokh’s Wild Goats & Unmarried Women.”

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Splinters & Candy airs Mondays from 4-5PM ET on 91.3FM WVKR. Live streaming at wvkr.org. Each week Alex Brown presents an eclectic collection of music from around the globe.