Few groups have had a larger impact on Afro-Colombian music than Son Palenque, the vibrant ensemble that helped develop palenquera music and ushered in the popular champeta musical genre and dance. Son Palenque drew inspiration from the diverse array of sounds picked up at picós, or musical block parties.
Enjoy a dynamic hour of musical treasures. Songs from Mali, Belgium, Israel, Niger, Colombia, Peru, Cape Verde, Cuba and beyond.
Enjoy an hour of musical diversity, sampling sounds from Serbia, Colombia, Senegal, Madagascar, Mauritania, Ghana, Kenya and beyond. A mighty brass band, interstellar Moorish guitar, vintage moonlight cumbia and more awaits.
Exciting vibrations felt across the globe. Listen to music from Zimbabwe, Democratic Republic of Congo, Egypt, Colombia, Niger, Guinea, Thailand, Mali and beyond. Songs and tales from another place.
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.