Vieux Farka Touré returns with a balanced collection of ten original compositions recorded in front of a small audience in Woodstock, NY for the Woodstock Sessions. The setting draws the best out of this ensemble, giving the musicians a natural confidence that is transferred directly to the record.
Splinters & Candy Posts
Today is WVKR’s annual pledge drive. Please consider a contribution. Music from the Central African Republic, Canada, Mali, Italy, Trinidad, Cameroon, Israel, Iraq, Italy, Syria, England, Greece, France, Puerto Rico, and beyond.
Global selections and an interview with Georgette Mattel about the upcoming World Cinema Series at the Rosendale Theatre. Music from Thailand, Singapore, USA, Sri Lanka, Israel, Yemen, Guinea, Haiti, England, India, and beyond.
Akenataa and Youko host a special Labor Day show dedicated to Japanese music.
International notes and melodies. Music from Colombia, Spain, Ghana, Democratic Republic of Congo, Thailand, Czech Republic, Poland, USA, Wales, Norway, and beyond.