Robert Browning Opens his Vault – Podcast 133

Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | RSS     Robert Browning, New York City’s most prolific producer of World Music events shares his personal recordings, highlights from his concerts from over the last 30 years. We’ll hear rare recordings from Abida Parveen of Pakistan, Dimi Mint Abba from Mauritania, Noura Mint Seymali […]

Yusef Lateef – An interview with a Legend

Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | RSS The world of music has just lost the Gentle Giant, Yusef Lateef.  WKCR will celebrate his life by playing his music for 33 hours from the stroke of midnight as January 1, 2014.  His bravery and expansive musical vision is unmatched.  I […]

Frisner Augustin – A tribute to the Master Vodou Drummer #58

Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | RSS This episode came from a WKCR broadcast a year after the passing of  the master drummer Frisner Augustin whoose Troupe Makandal has brought Vodou ceremonial drumming to the world. It features a recent live performance from La Troupe Makandal recorded at the […]