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Afrofunk, Afrojazz & Afropop (Special Podcast)

Friday, October 19, 2012

WNYC

Hear the Ghanaian-rooted Afrofunk band KonKoma, (now based in the U.K.), along with recent releases and/or reissues of music from South, East, and West Africa. Sample selections from Zambian miners and minstrels, music from street musicians in Malawi, and some gorgeous acoustic Afropop from Mali.

Also, listen to new music from the Brooklyn-based Sierra Leonean singer Janka Nabay & the Bubu Gang along with some of the latest from Antibalas.  Sidenote: Antibalas performs for FREE at the World Financial Center's Wintergarden next week, 10/23, 8PM New Sounds Live show. 

PROGRAM #3354 , Afrojazz, Afrofunk & Afropop (First aired on 7/5/2012)                                                            

ARTIST(S)

RECORDING

CUT(S)

SOURCE

Antibalas

Antibalas

Sare Kon Kon [8:07]

Daptone DAP 028
www.daptonerecords.com
www.antibalas.com

KonKoma

KonKoma

Senture [4:49]

SNDW044
soundwayrecords.com
soundwayrecords.greedbag.com

Janka Nabay & the Bubu Gang

En Yay Sah

Feba [4:56]

Luaka Bop 80899  0080
luakabop.com
jankanabay.com   

Orchestre Poly-Rythmo

Cotonou Club

Tegbe [4:24]

STRUT 077
www.strut-records.com
www.polyrythmo.com  

Andra Kouyate & Seke Chi

Saro

Saro [4:59]

Studio Mali
Due out July 31, 2012
studiomali.com
www.andrakouyate.com

Malawi Mouse Boys

He Is #1

Palibe (It's Not There) [3:27]

Independent Records Limited  IRL065
www.irl.org.uk
malawimouseboys.tumblr.com/

Andra Kouyate & Seke Chi

Saro

Yereko [4:51]

See above.

 

 

 

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