Splinters & Candy 12/15/14 WVKR

South America Volkenkunde

South America Volkenkunde

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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.

Global adventures in sound. It will ease your mind. Today we explore music from Argentina, Belgium, Mali, Guinea, Israel, India, Canada, USA, Sudan, Mauritania, Wales, Democratic Republic of Congo and beyond. Tunes from another place.

PLAYLIST

Quinteto Astor – “Kathango”
The Touré-Raichel Collective – “From End to End”
Kiran Ahluwalia – “Jhoom”
TriBeCaStan – “Communist Modern”
El Toto Café – “Bourbon”
Salif Keita & Kante Manfila – “Finzamba”
Captain Planet feat. Alsarah – “Safaru”
Noura Mint Seymali – “Hebebeb (Zrag)”
9Bach – “Ffarwél”
Konono N°1 – “T.P. Couleur Café”
Ariel Pink’s Haunted Graffiti – “Reminiscences”

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Splinters & Candy 12/08/14 WVKR

Traditional Dancers

Traditional Dancers

Splinters & Candy 12/08/14 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.

The international scope of sound. Listen to music from USA, Poland, Spain, Italy, Mali, Senegal, Nigeria, Democratic Republic of Congo and beyond. Celebrate global musical diversity. Your ears will thank you.

PLAYLIST

Lowdown Brass Band – “Quieres Bailar”
Chłopcy Kontra Basia – “Hej Zagraj Muzyczko”
Cocek! Brass Band – “Vagabond Dreamin'”
Didier Laloy & Kathy Adam – “Marche de Lou”
Alma Afrobeat Ensemble – “Nena Mentein”
Antonio Castrignanò – “Core Meu”
Toumani and Sidiki Diabaté – “Toguna Industries”
Africando – “Viens Danser sur le son Africando”
Bokoor Band – “Onukpa Shawarpo”
Tabu Ley Rochereau & Sam Mangwana – “Como Bacalao”

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Splinters & Candy 12/01/14 WVKR

Guitar Guy

Guitar guy

Splinters & Candy 12/01/14 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.

Sonic improvements for your global consciousness. Listen to a diverse array of music from Cameroon, Nigeria, Mali, Sudan, India, Thailand, Romania, Hungary, Sweden and Madagascar. Fill your ears with eclectic sounds from around the world.

PLAYLIST

Sally Nyolo – “Medjok”
Tony Allen – “African Man”
Awa Sangho – “Bamouna”
Ali Hassan Kuban – “Sukkar, Sukkar, Sukkar”
Vijaya Anand – “Aatavu Chanda”
Yenjit Porntawi – “Lam Plearn Gok Kaa Kao”
Taraf de Haïdouks – “A Stork Crosses the Danube, in the Company of a Raven”
Söndörgö – “Landing Cocek”
FatDog – “Halling Etter Sjur Eldegard”
Mikea – “Lavitsy”

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Splinters & Candy 11/24/14 WVKR

Hell Sant Grafitti

Hell Sant Grafitti

Splinters & Candy 11/24/14 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.

Mother Earth’s musical sandbox. Enjoy selections from Honduras, Brazil, USA, Mali, Zimbabwe, Colombia, Morocco, Senegal, and Madagascar. Global inspiration from your backyard and beyond.

PLAYLIST

Aurelio Martinez – “Sañanaru”
Bebel Gilberto – “Novos Ideias”
Taj Mahal & Toumani Diabaté – “Queen Bee”
Oliver Mtukudzi – “Dzoka Uyamwe”
Son Palenque – “Adiós Batata”
Veveritse Brass Band – “Squirrels, Squirrels, Squirrels”
OUM – “Whowa”
Youssou N’Dour & Étoile de Dakar – “Youssou”
Mama Sana – “Somodrara”

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Anansy Cissé – Mali Overdrive

Anansy Cissé - Mali Overdrive

My recent review of Anansy Cissé’s Mali Overdrive on Riverboat Records for RootsWorld Magazine:

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

Anansy Cissé’s debut release, Mali Overdrive, offers a fresh take on West African blues, where the young guitarist, vocalist and composer mixes both electric and acoustic in an interesting way.

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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.