For this New Sounds, listen to the Macintosh County Shouters, the Art Ensemble of Chicago, and Laraaji. Plus, music by Pharoah Sanders, the World Saxophone Quartet. Rounding out the show is music from a tribute record to Thelonius Monk.
About New Sounds
Wind down each night with an hour of unusual music from artists, composers, and traditional musicians - all gleefully oblivious of their genres. Hosted by WNYC’s John Schaefer.
WNYC 93.9 FM and AM 820 are New York's flagship public radio
stations, broadcasting the finest programs from NPR, PRI and American Public Media, as well as a wide range of award-winning local
programming. WNYC is a division of
New York Public Radio.