Gnaoua Fest is coming to NYC Podcast 226

Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | 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. […]

El Foukr R’Assembly Live on NYC Radio – Podcast 197

Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | RSS In a stunning display of North and West African fusion, El Foukr R’Assembly, a group traveling all the way from Algeria performs live on WKCR.  The musicians from Algeria, Burkina Faso and Ghana come together for two explosive sets of music A […]

Gnawa Diffusion Live! Podcast 169

Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | RSSRecorded live at Lincoln Center,   Gnawa Diffusion are true rebel rockers who deftly slide from traditional Gnawa sounds to reggae, rock, dancehall and and million other styles.   The group’s leader and visionary is Amazigh Kateb who hails from  Algeria.  I was lucky to hang […]