recent spins

11:00 pm Charlie Haden & Pat Metheny: 'He's Gone Away' 7/9/2014
11:00 pm HK & Les Saltimbanks: 'Niquons la Planète' 7/9/2014
11:00 pm Thievery Corporation: 'Who Needs Forever (Astrud Gilberto)' 7/9/2014
11:00 pm 11:01 Am: 'BREAK' 7/9/2014
11:00 pm The Imagined Village: ''Ouses 'Ouses 'Ouses' 7/9/2014
11:00 pm Edmar Castaneda: 'Sabro Son' 7/9/2014
11:00 pm Régis Gizavo: 'Tsikaholy' 7/9/2014
11:00 pm Awadi: 'Zamouna' 7/9/2014
11:00 pm Ray Bonneville: 'July Sun' 7/9/2014
11:00 pm Ilgi: 'Sola mani mâmulina' 7/9/2014
11:00 pm Omar Sosa: '3:25' 7/9/2014
11:00 pm Emeline Michel: 'Zikap' 7/9/2014
11:00 pm Nightmares On Wax: 'You Wish' 7/9/2014
11:00 pm Dengue Fever: 'Family Business' 7/9/2014
11:00 pm Nathan & The Zydeco Cha-Chas: 'Life Must Go On' 7/9/2014
11:00 pm Bau: 'Sem Pretensões' 7/9/2014
11:00 pm Mop Mop: 'Kamakumba' 7/9/2014
11:00 pm ARTIST: 'Selection' 7/9/2014
11:00 pm Mikail Aslan: 'Miraz' 7/9/2014
11:00 pm 10:30 Am: 'CALENDAR' 7/9/2014
11:00 pm Mikail Aslan: 'Le Dezawo' 7/9/2014
11:00 pm Hot Tuna: 'John's Other' 7/9/2014
11:00 pm Michael Lille: 'Born to Be Wild' 7/9/2014
11:00 pm Fishtank Ensemble: 'Gitanos Califorñeros' 7/9/2014
11:00 pm Luca Mundaca: 'Minha Flor' 7/9/2014
11:00 pm Emeline Michel: 'La Karidad' 7/9/2014
11:00 pm Lisa Hilton: 'Bach/Basie/Bird Boogie Blues Bop' 7/9/2014
11:00 pm Dengue Fever: 'Sober Driver' 7/9/2014
11:00 pm Le Vent Du Nord: 'Lanlaire' 7/9/2014
11:00 pm Chlopcy kontra Basia: 'Mam Ja Meza' 7/9/2014

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Funky roots world music from The Budos Band at the Majestic tonight!

07/10/14 1:29 PM | Sybil Augustine

Web_Image_-_The_Budos_Band-543x320 On Friday, The Budos Band will shake the Majestic dance floor with deep funk grooves. Tickets are still available for this early evening, all ages show at the Majestic box office.

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Barmer Boys live on WORT: from Rajasthan to Madison

05/9/14 2:13 PM | Sybil Augustine

Barmer Boys The Barmer Boys from Rajasthan appeared live on Global Revolutions Monday, April 28. The archive is available at http://archive.wortfm.org/pls.php?mp3fil=17426

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A Gringa’s Guide to the Madison World Music Festival!

09/12/13 1:14 PM | Sybil Augustine

Performing Indian symphonic string music Thurs. Sept 19, 5 pm at the Memorial Union Terrace. Susan Kepecs’ “Cultural Oyster” gives an overview of the acts appearing at the Madison World Music Festival this year at the Memorial Union and Willy St. Fair. Read and watch videos of several visiting artists on her blog. http://www.culturaloysterwut.blogspot.com/2013/09/a-gringas-guide-to-madison-world-music.html?utm_source=September+10th+Newsletter&utm_campaign=September+10th+newsletter&utm_medium=email

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Photos and audio from La Fête de Marquette 2013

07/15/13 11:19 AM | Daniella Echeverria

Fete de Marquette 2013 Photos by Ankur Malhotra (www.aneyeful.com) and Norm Stockwell. Links to streaming audio of each artist’s set that was broadcast live are below. Many thanks to our community supporters, whose generosity helps us bring you all this great music!!

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Linda & Alhaji are back on Panfrica with Vieux Farka Toure!

06/21/13 2:46 PM | Sybil Augustine

Malian guitar magic is coming to La Fete de Marquette on Thurs. July 11 at 9:30 pm. We’ll have an interview with Malian SuperStar and Monster Blues Guitarist Vieux Farka Toure on Panafrica Radio Show on WORT FM 89.9 tomorrow, Saturday, June 22nd. Son of the late legendary Grammy-winning Malian Blues man Ali Farka Toure, Vieux has stepped out and up to become an international star of his own. Here is Vieux Farka live https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=iqIP5CeEK_c .    Listen live Saturday, June 22nd, 2-4 PM Central on http://www.wortfm.org/ and follow us on facebook https://www.facebook.com/PanAfricaRadioShow?ref=hl or twitter @panafricawort Panafrica Team Alhaji & DJ Linda

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Squeezebox Special this Thursday

06/19/13 1:30 PM | Sybil Augustine

gloria hays artist Gloria Hays of Sunday’s On the Horizon is on the air this week subbing for Terry O’ on Diaspora. Tune in on Thursday, June 20 from 9 am to noon, for her special tribute to Accordion Awareness Month!

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