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AfroBase // 19 Oct 2018

10/19/2018
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From the Gnawan trance music of Maalem Houssam Guinia and James Holden to the Afrobeat dub of Bixiga & via newly reissued music from Sierra Leones exceptional Afro National Band and Kenya's Moja One. Celebrating 30th Anniversary of LusAfrica Records with a Bonga remix and a visit to the Indian Ocean islands off Africa with an incredible guitar journey from Madagascar's Tsapiko giant Damily and the Maloya music of La Reunion with Lindigo. Sofrito launch a new compilation of 80s Africa sounds...

Duration:01:00:00

Disparate Measures // 18 Oct 2018

10/12/2018
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Music from Germany, Holland and Australia, classic hip-hop, rock from Canterbury and New Orleans, oddball pop from Tune Yards & Grumbling Fur and jazz from Denys Baptiste.

Duration:01:01:49

AfroBase // 12 Oct 2018

10/11/2018
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If you have listened to AfroBase before you will know my enthusiasm for Congolese music, soukous and hypnotic guitar lines but it all started with Congolese rumba. This show is devoted to Africa’s most influential artist of the last century, Franco, who died on 12 October 1989 at just 51. Named Luambo Makiadi, he was born in 1938 in the Belgian Congo (now Congo DRC), made his first professional recording at just 15, and became popular with his songs about domestic and political issues, like...

Duration:00:59:59

Disparate Measures // 11 Oct 2018.

10/11/2018
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New folk from Ireland, jazz from Ellington, a couple of Meltdown 2018 highlights, old & new soul cuts, space funk, wonky pop and some Beefheart.

Duration:01:00:37

AfroBase // 05 Oct 2018

10/5/2018
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James Brown should have expected competition from Kinshasa in the guise of The Soul Kids, a solid slice of funk probably from the late 60s, contemporary Makossa inspired soul from Pat Kalla’s new album, more Camerounian influences from Djeuh Djoah & Lieutenant Nicholson, just released Caribbean artistry from poet Anthony Joseph as he teams up with rapso pioneer Brother Resistance, more from Sofrito’s excellent party compilation Nouvelle Ambiance, and new release from Afrocanadian singer...

Duration:01:00:00

Disparate Measures // 28 Sep 2018

9/28/2018
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New music from Jimi Tenor and Buzzy Lee, rock n soul from Jeff Beck and Terry Reid alongside post punk from Pere Ubu, electronica from Sweden and the USA, album tracks from Macca and Siouxsie and classic dancefloor soul from Mary Clark.

Duration:01:00:38

AfroBase // 28 Sep 2018

9/27/2018
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Heavy on the latin influence this week with music from Argentina with King Coya, Animanz & Juanita Euka, and Chancho Circuito, from Colombia with Peregoyo y su Combo Vacana, from Nigeria via Cuba with Lokkhi Terra and Dele Sosimi, and Afro Latin soul via Ethiopia via New York with the vibes player Mulatu Astatke. New releases with funk from Togo’s Vaudou Game, Sudan with The Scorpios, latin jazz from Gerardo Frisina, and a classic reissue of South African jazz from Bheki Mselekucourtesy of...

Duration:00:59:59

AfroBase 21 Sep 2018

9/21/2018
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Mark Johnson from Slipstreem Worldwide Beats sits in for John Warr this week with a selection of great Afro tracks – old and new… enjoy.

Duration:00:59:49

AfroBase // 14 Sep 2018

9/13/2018
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Sneak preview of an imminent new release from the Sofrito stable and called Nouvelle Ambiance!!! which looks at the vibrant music scene in Paris where artists from the Congo, Cameroun and the Ivory Coast amongst others were switching styles in the studio. Some absolute stunners to come out of that mix and excellent booklet to boot. Plus more from Struts impressive compilation of Antillean dance treats from Henri Debs lable. Plus a look at 80s Kenya’s benga scene with Nairobi Matata Jazz,...

Duration:00:59:59

Disparate Measures // 04 Sep 2018

9/4/2018
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Electronica from Legowelt and Skee Mask, post-punk from the Feelies, scuzz rock from Boss Hogg, Swedish Jazz, 60s pop, 80s gospel soul, a Country classic and new music from Ty Segall.

Duration:01:00:53

AfroBase // 31 Aug 2018

9/1/2018
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New releases from the Cubafrobeat jazz of Lokkhi Terra & Dele Sosimi, through to Tahira's Abyaomy Afrobeat rework of classic Gil Scott-Heron, plus the incredibly addictive and Guadeloupe influenced Bokante + Metropole Orkest. Continuing glorious plays of the new album from Emmanuel Jal and Nyaruach on Gatwich records, funk from Somalia's The Dur Dur Band on Analog Africa, and The Red Axes - electro meets traditonal musicians from Ethiopia. Zaiko Langa Langa in a traditonal mood with...

Duration:00:59:59

AfroBase // 24 Aug 2018

8/27/2018
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A remix of a classic Congolese Zaiko Langa Langa track is rare and this one has a stunning pecussive intro (original version to come on another show). From Kenya some rare rumba from Nairobi Matata Jazz, and a reggae remix of a C.K.Jazz track. New release from Colombia in by Plu Con Pla mixing traditional Pacific coast rhythms with ragga and remixes of Brazil's finest percussioist Jackson Do Pandeiro. Red Axes appear with Ivory Coast band Yakomin, and a new release from Lokkhi Terra and...

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AfroBase // 17 Aug 2018

8/17/2018
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Ghana's funk envoy Gyedu Blay Ambolley (The Stargazers, Uhuru Dance Band, Apagya Show Band, Ebo Taylor) has a reissue on Analog Africa with a choice selection of rare cuts. Mr Bongo has reissued Ambolley's classic 1975 Simigwa album and Tunde Mabadu’s lost gem Viva Disco, while Auntie Flo hits back with a South African club jam, and Village Cuts have gone to town with an amazing Kenyan rework which will have you up on your feet. And hot off the press more from the latest album due shortly...

Duration:00:59:59

Disparate Measures // 09 Aug 2018

8/10/2018
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Music from Ghana, Australia and Spain; gospel-disco, jazz and psychedelia; new music from Anna Meredith, Makeness and LUMP plus classics from Tom Tom Club and the Quo (!)

Duration:01:02:11

AfroBase // 10 Aug 2018

8/9/2018
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Music from the horn of Africa with ethiojazz legend Mulatu Astatque and his Ethiopian Quintet from the mid 60s, newly mastered with full notes. Preview of Ethiopian singer Minyeshu's new album Daa Dee, Sudanese singer Emmanuel Jal returns with his sister Nyaruach, and from Somalia a reissue from the Dur Dur Band who will be playing London shortly. Playing in Brighton this month is Gambian percussionist Musa M’Boob, and Senegal's Youssou N’dour plays at O2s Indigo venue. Plus 1st time...

Duration:00:59:59

Disparate Measures // 4 Aug 2018

8/7/2018
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Reggae from Macka B, Blues, old and new, from Junior Kimbrough and Yellow Days...indie and folk plus new music from Oneohtrix Point Never and electronica courtesy of Charles Manier and Photay.

Duration:01:00:32

AfroBase // 27 Jul 2018

7/27/2018
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Some wildness with new releases from On the Corners new signing Khalab, new EP from Uk band Onipa with K.O.G and Tom Excell on Wormfood, and a track from the new Tony Allen album with electronic pioneer Jeff Mills on Blue Note due in September. Plus a vsisit to some 70s Nigerian funk, a classic talking drum heavy at 18m from Prince Adekunle & his Supersonic Sounds, ex Egypt 80 keyboard player Dele Sosimi, and some glorious highlife from Chief Stephen Osita Osadebe’s nephew Onzenze.

Duration:00:59:59

Disparate Measures // 13 Jul 2018

7/21/2018
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Launch show! New music from Dirty Projectors and Bastien Keb, old favourites courtesy of Georgie Fame, Pierre Akendengue and Jerry Reed, electronica from Machinedrum, indie from Wild Nothing and a track from Paul Weller's Jawbone soundtrack.

Duration:01:00:29

Aracataca // 23 Jul 2018

7/16/2018
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Aracataca's John Child plays new and vintage salsa from Rumberos Del Callejón ft. Tito Nieves, Conjunto Clásico and Gabino Pampini con El Combo Impacto; charanga from José Fajardo and Orquesta Batachanga; Latin jazz and fusion from Chocolate & His Cuban Soul, Bobby Matos & The Combo Conquistadores and Calle Mambo Project; and salsa africana from Romain Gardon & SOS Salsa. Plus Aracataca remembers Panamanian salsa pioneer, bandleader and percussionist Francisco "Bush" Buckley, ft. his...

Duration:01:00:02

AfroBase // 13 Jul 2018

7/13/2018
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With the afrobeat of Nigerian sax player Bukky Leo playing hommage to Fela and singer/guitarist Kiala ex Akoya Afrobeat with his own new album - both of whom played with Fela, thru to the Ghanaian funk rap of Gyedu Blay Ambolley and the summer cool Switch Groove remix of Jo Mensah. To the Congolese funk of via Orchestra Lissanga, and the Coupe Decale of Kongo Dia Ntotila, and with a nod to the traditions of the Bakongo with Orchestre Yamba Yamba Beto-Ba, and one of the key innovators of...

Duration:00:59:59