Rez Abbasi Trio Live Set – Podcast 52

http://media.blubrry.com/nycradiolive/p/www.davidellenbogen.com/podcastmedia/Rez_Abbasi_Podcast_52.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | RSS Guitarist Rez Abbasi brought his burning new trio of John Hebert on the bass and Satoshi Takeishi on the drums to WKCR before their new album -Continuous Beat- is released on November. Here’s his words on the trio: “I wanted to excite the listener with a […]

Oumar Konate brings the electric sounds of Timbuktu to NYC – Podcast 51

http://media.blubrry.com/nycradiolive/p/www.davidellenbogen.com/podcastmedia/Oumar_Konate_Podcast_51.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | RSSOumar Konate performs live at the WKCR studio joined by guitarist Dramane Toure, bassist Mohamed Ag Mohamed, and percussionist Mahalmadane Abbanassane.  We were lucky to catch these gentlemen on their way to perform at Lincoln Center.  Earlier in the summer they had been touring and recording  with Tibuktu’s Khaira […]

Manoj Govindraj sings Raag Megh – Podcast 50

http://media.blubrry.com/nycradiolive/p/www.davidellenbogen.com/podcastmedia/Manoj_Govindraj_Podcast_50.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | RSS Indian Classical vocalist Manoj Govindraj sings 2 compositions based on Raag Megh, accompanied by Swarup Swaminathan on harmonium and Sai Shyam Mohan on tabla. Here’s what Manoj says about the performance: “Raag Megh -also called Megh Malhar- is a seasonal Raag, sung typically during the […]