Raja Kassis, Human Being Podcast 114

Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | RSS After a smoking live set last night from Foday Musa Suso, the great guitarist Raja Kassis came into WKCR with his smokin’ new album Human Being.  Raja is known for his work with Blitz the Ambassador, Damian Marley, Angelique Kidjo, Seun Kuti, Antibalas […]

Noura Mint Seymali live with Jay Gandhi, Jeiche Ould Chighaly and Ehren Hanson – Podcast 108

Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | RSSFresh from the inspiration of Ragas Live Festival, we tried our hand at a novel combination of styles an instruments.  Mauritania’s greatest singer, Noura Mint Seymali and her husband/guitarist, Jeiche Ould Chighaly performed live in studio with two Brooklyn-based Hindustani musicians Jay Gandhi (bansuri flute) and […]

Stanley Jordan, Live Performance and Interview from WKCR – Part 1 (Podcast 80)

Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | RSS “Genius is a word too often tossed around in musical circles, but it has been applied rightfully to Stanley Jordan, the guitar virtuoso.” -Leonard Feather   It was a thrill to have one of the world’s most inventive guitarists visit us at WKCR. […]