Sebitiyin: Innov Gnawa perform the Jewish songs of Gnawa – Podcast 230

Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: iTunes | Android | RSSIn this incredible episode we capture Innov Gnawa performing the “Sebatayin” repetoire, Gnawa music performed traditionally in Morrocco for the Jewish Community.  They performed this for the end of Passover at Greenwich House Music School as part of the UNCHARTED concert series. The Jewish … Continue reading “Sebitiyin: Innov Gnawa perform the Jewish songs of Gnawa – Podcast 230”

Africa/India Series: Innov Gnawa with Brooklyn Raga Massive All Stars – Podcast 179

Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: iTunes | Android | RSSOf all the concerts I’ve produced this was one of the most exciting and meaningful.  This installation of Africa/India Series live at ShapeShifter Lab was a synergy of the Morrocan trance tradition embodied by Hassan Ben Jaffer and Innov Gnawa as we combined forces … Continue reading “Africa/India Series: Innov Gnawa with Brooklyn Raga Massive All Stars – Podcast 179”

Innove Gnawa Live – Podcast 168

Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: iTunes | Android | RSSThis podcast features a live in-studio, late night recording of InnoVe Gnawa. It sounds as good as anything I’ve recorded at WKCR thanks to the help of Phil Duke from Continental Recording Studio. We had a blast hanging out and recording, and this lines … Continue reading “Innove Gnawa Live – Podcast 168”

Vieux Farka Toure Returns: Podcast 228

Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: iTunes | Android | RSSWe’re psyched to see that one of one of our favorite groups in NYC Innov Gnawa is combining forces with the great Vieux Farka Tourre this Thursday at BRIC. Last September, we got sit down and hang with Vieux Farka Toure, talk to him and … Continue reading “Vieux Farka Toure Returns: Podcast 228”

Gnaoua Fest is coming to NYC Podcast 226

Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: iTunes | Android | RSSThe world-renowned Moroccan Festival Gnaoua et Musiques du MondeEssaouira celebrates its 20th anniversary with a debut NYC collaboration. Great Maalems (masters) and all-stars of the festival trace a musical journey of the ancient music of Gnawa during a night of trance and tradition. There … Continue reading “Gnaoua Fest is coming to NYC Podcast 226”

Olivier Conan Podcast 212

Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: iTunes | Android | RSSWe hang out with Olivier Conan, the band leader of Chicha Libre, and the owner of Brooklyn’s most beloved listening room, Barbes.  We’ll hear some of the smoking tracks from his group and his Barbes Records label and get his take on what’s happening in the … Continue reading “Olivier Conan Podcast 212”