Tag: Bassekou Kouyaté & Ngoni Ba

May 27, 2016

The latest offering from Bassekou Kouyaté & Ngoni Ba, Ba Power, features the hardest sound of any of their records with the overdrive and wah-wah on the ngoni cranked up and a drum kit holding down the foundation for the group, with additional rhythm coming from the calabash, yabara, tamani and tamaba. Even though the album has a bit of a crunch, there’s still plenty of funk swinging between the notes.

March 7, 2016

Musical explorations beyond the spectrum. Tune in to music from Colombia, Mali, Niger, Serbia, USA, India, Jamaica, Western Sahara, Madagascar and beyond. A complete world of sound.

January 6, 2016
December 21, 2015

Today’s show features some of our favorite music released this past year. Enjoy phenomenal selections from Canada, Senegal, South Africa, Mali, Western Sahara, Peru, Madagascar, Chile, USA, England and beyond. Explore musical expressions that demand our attention.

November 9, 2015

Enjoy an hour of variety. Powerful sounds from Mali, Senegal, Ghana, South Africa, Thailand, Mauritania, Cuba, Mexico, Japan, Algeria and beyond. Discover great music old and new.