Archive of recently broadcast shows

Episode 37: Zambia

by Doug Paterson

A hour focused on Zambian music of the 1980s from the likes of Amayenge, Shalamwambe, Nashil Pichen Kazembe, and more.

Episode 36: Now Jazz (South Africa to Chicago and back)

by Hans Kelstrup

Last week, Doug explored 5 decades of South African Jazz. On today’s show, we check in on the vibrant South Africa scene today (MABUTA, SPAZA, Reze Rhota Quartet, Bokani Dyer Trio, Thandi Ntuli, Thabang Tabane), take a detour in Nigeria (Etuk Obong) and round it off with some Afro Jazz from the likes of homegrown talents Ethnic Heritage Ensemble, Damon Locks, Idris Ackamoor and Sitka Sun.

Episode 35: South Africa Jazz

by Doug Paterson

South African Jazz from the 1950s into the 2000s.

Episode 34: 1960s East Africa

by Doug Paterson

East African music in the 60 before Kenya’s benga style became established:  The eclectic sounds of Equator Sound Records and other local labels from finger picking guitar to “twist” to rumba – and a little benga to go!

Episode 33: Music from Sudan Vol.2

by Hans Kelstrup

More great music from Sudan, including some really rare recordings courtesy of sudanesemusicblog.wordpress.com.