David Byrne’s label Luaka Bop is celebrating it’s 25th anniversary with Atomic Bomb! Who Is William Onyeabor? Today’s Worldwide Hour features tracks from the Luaka Bop resissue of Onyeabor’s collection, as well as Nigerian artists Fela Kuti, Tony Allen, and King Sunny Ade.
DJ Wynn shares new music from Lebanese singer/songwriter Yasmine Hamdan, whose new album draws inspiration from Arab women singers from the mid 20th century. Your home will also be warmed by the funk and soul of El Rego, Amadou & Mariam, and Chicago Afrobeat Project.
Dominic Lavoie is a Portland, Maine-based songwriter, musician, and producer, who’s been active in the music scene for over a decade. Here, he joins us from his one studio, Shabby Load, to share a… | watch
One for the flow, two for the voice, three for the lyrics and Georgia-based MC Ke Turner is top choice. Ke Turner and her dj, Dj RedHanded, play no games on the performance level. RedHanded on the… | watch