recent spins

12:00 am Aziza Brahim: 'Gdeim Izik' 4/17/2014
12:00 am Woody Pines: 'Love the Way My Baby' 4/17/2014
12:00 am Dhafer Youssef: 'Hayastan Dance' 4/17/2014
12:00 am The Gloaming: 'The Sailor's Bonnet' 4/17/2014
12:00 am Joe Driscoll & Sekou Kouyate: 'Birinakely' 4/17/2014
12:00 am Tamikrest: 'Tamiditin' 4/17/2014
12:00 am Catrin Finch & Seckou Keita: 'Future Strings' 4/17/2014
12:00 am Takashi Hirayasu & Bob Brozman: 'Jin Jin' 4/17/2014
12:00 am 11:00 Am: 'BREAK' 4/17/2014
12:00 am Sister Rosetta Tharpe: 'Strange Things Happen Every Day' 4/17/2014
12:00 am Habib Koite, Afel Bocoum & Oliver Mtukudzi: 'Wassiye' 4/17/2014
12:00 am Shari Ulrich: 'Rain, Rain, Rain' 4/17/2014
12:00 am Cello Octet Conjunto Ibérico: 'The Secret Agent' 4/17/2014
12:00 am Rosanne Cash: 'A Feather's Not a Bird' 4/17/2014
12:00 am Ben Zabo: 'Sensebo' 4/17/2014
12:00 am Robert Nighthawk: 'Kansas City Blues' 4/17/2014
12:00 am Anasy Cissé: 'Fati Ka' 4/17/2014
12:00 am Raschèr Saxophone Quartet: 'Concerto for Saxophone Movement I' 4/17/2014
12:00 am 10:00 Am: 'BREAK' 4/17/2014
12:00 am Omar Sosa: 'Looking Both Ways' 4/17/2014
12:00 am Jayme Stone: 'Soundiata' 4/17/2014
12:00 am Nitin Sawhney: 'Longing' 4/17/2014
12:00 am Elephant Revival: 'Remembering a Beginning' 4/17/2014
12:00 am Mokoomba: 'Njoka' 4/17/2014
12:00 am Dengue Fever: 'One Thousand Tears of a Tarantula' 4/17/2014
12:00 am Michael McGoldrick, John McCusker & John Doyle: 'False Lady' 4/17/2014
12:00 am Catriona McKay: 'Silenced with a Kiss' 4/17/2014
12:00 am Meshell Ndegeocello: 'Please Don't Let Me Be Misunderstood' 4/17/2014
12:00 am Bill Frisell: 'That Was Then' 4/17/2014
12:00 am Merry Gold: 'Mother Lode' 4/17/2014

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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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