Entries by World Music Director

New World- charts for end of February

Check out the Top 10 of world music this week! At the top of the charts we still got that great new album from Red Baraat and the father-son collaborative debut from Toumani and Sidiki Diabate. 1    RED BARAAT  –  Gaadi Of Truth 2    TOUMANI DIABATE AND SIDIKI DIABATE –  Toumani And Sidiki 4    TIGRAN […]

New world charts-Beginning of December

The KZSC world department has got some great new Latin music! Plenty of cumbia with new music by Los Aguas Aguas at number one; as well as new electronic in both Latin and world jazz! Here’s the top 10 new tunes to listen for in world: LOS AGUAS AGUAS   -Two, Three Karate Moves    TOUMANI DIABATE […]

Planet Cruz: Local Comedy at the Rio Theatre

Coming to the Rio Theatre this Saturday is Planet Cruz,  a comedy/variety show dedicated to ‘keeping it weird’, will feature the music of “the Goddess of Soul”  Tammi Brown and  Peter Cor and the Planetoid Band; Rhan Wilson, Matt Bohn, and Kevin Di Noto. The Comedians include: Teresa Tudury , Don Reed as seen on  HBO, Showtime, and […]

World Charts in Mid November

Top 10 New world music:  BOMBAY ROYALE  The Island Of Dr. Electrico TOUMANI DIABATE AND SIDIKI DIABATE-Toumani and Sidiki ALSARAH AND THE NUBATONES-Silt BEBEL GILBERTO-Tudo ANA TIJOUX-Vengo SILVA-Ocean View PELIROJA-Injusticia IREESH LAL-Ethnotronica VARIOUS ARTISTS-Psychedelic Planet CECILIA NOEL -Havana Rocks New world adds: BATIDA-Dois ARTO AND ANTTI JA„RVELA„-Os Fera Liluli SAMMY FIGUEROA AND GLAUCIA NASSER-Talisman PERUQUOIS-The Original […]

Newest World Releases

Time for fresh World Music on your multicultural plate! Still lovin’ that twisty new bossa nova from Thievery Corporation and desert rock from Tinariwen. Add La Misa Negra to the list! An old school style Cumbria group from Oakland with a kick. As hard as it is to stop playing these three on repeat mode, […]