Román Díaz shares the history of the drum – Podcast 187

Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | RSSA legendary percussionist, Román Díaz is a pillar of the New York City Afro-Cuban folkloric tradition and one of the music’s great innovators.   He is considered an Olú Aña or “keeper of the sacred drum”  Before his Raga Cubana concert with the Brooklyn […]

Africa Meets India premiers the Africa/India Concert Series (Pt.1) – Podcast 128

Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | RSS   NYC Radio Live is collaborating with Brooklyn Raga Massive and Afro Roots Tuesdays to present a new monthly live event: The Africa/India Series at Art Cafe. It couldn’t have gone better. The premier concert was last night,  with Afrika Meets India.   The line-up of Eric Fraser, bansuri; Kevin Nathaniel, mbira; Salieu Suso, kora; […]

Africa Meets India: Ragas Live Festival 2014 – Podcast 104

Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | RSS Africa Meets India: Kevin Nathaniel (Mbira) Eric Fraser (Bansuri) Naren Budhkar (tabla)  Salieu Suso (kora) Giancarlo Luiggi (Hosho) and Indrajit Roy-Chowdhury (Sitar) performed from 7-8 pm for the 24 hour, Ragas Live Festival 2014.