Words on World Music

Blog archives for the day Saturday, March 22nd, 2008


Archive for March 22nd, 2008

Saturday, March 22nd, 2008

  What is “Passport Rock”? It’s a phenomenon that’s the reverse of what we think of as worldbeat — which is when indigenous bands from other cultures incorporate modern western beats and instruments for a new global sound. Passport Rock is rockers who are incorporating cultural elements into their “western” music. Some say it’s a […]

Saturday, March 22nd, 2008

  Download our podcast this week, or tune in to AM1470 Sunday, March 23, at 4 pm, (Metro Vancouver area) and you’ll hear our Top Ten for March with these great Celtic artists: Damien Dempsey Heidi Talbot Delhi 2 Dublin Black 47 Beoga Dropkick Murphys Cecile Corbel The Town Pants Willie Nile Tiger Moth Plus a chat with Nicky […]