Famoro Diouabate – Podcast 13

http://media.blubrry.com/nycradiolive/p/www.davidellenbogen.com/podcastmedia/Famoro_Dioubate_Podcast_13.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | RSSFamoro Dioubate is a master of the balafon from Guniea, West Africa.  He performs live on the radio with Yacouba Cissoko on kora, Raul Rothblatt on cello and Sean Dixon on drums.  We also hear him with his full ensemble Kakande.  Famoro is djele, or …

David Rogers Quintet / Bernard Woma Podcast – 12

http://media.blubrry.com/nycradiolive/p/www.davidellenbogen.com/podcastmedia/David_Rogers_Podcast_12.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | RSSA live set from the David Rogers and Kairos, an all-star band featuring Kenny Wessel, guitar; Sylvain Leroux, flutes, Matt Pavolka, Bass and Rob Garcia on Drums recorded a couple months ago at WKCR.   Also a live recording from the Bernard Woma Ensemble on …

Thomas Mapfumo – The Lion of Zimbabwe – Podcast 10

http://media.blubrry.com/nycradiolive/p/www.davidellenbogen.com/podcastmedia/Thomas_Mapfumo_Podcast_10.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | RSSThomas Mapfumo, of Zimbabwe, is a revolutionary musician in every sense of the word.  Musically, his band was one of the first to experiment with combining the mbira (thumb piano) and electric guitars and he was the first to put his own lyrics to traditional …