Words on World Music

Blog archives for the day Wednesday, March 18th, 2009


Archive for March 18th, 2009

Wednesday, March 18th, 2009

Sure we love him to bits — but K’naan is seriously making waves throughout the world. Be sure to listen to the interview with Cal Koat on this week’s worldbeatcanada radio podcast (and hear one of the songs from his new release, Troubadour), and check out this interview with him in the LA Times. Here’s […]

Wednesday, March 18th, 2009

I was so excited I almost hiccupped when I read that there IS ACTUALLY HERE on earth, a flying car! The one we were promised if we lived to the 21st century.  The one that will let us glide silently above the ground, dressed in our silver jumpsuits as we skim over the skyways around […]

Wednesday, March 18th, 2009

  The dusty foot philosopher turned troubadour has travelled a long, hard road since his youth in Somalia.  K’naan joins Cal Koat on the show to tell about his journey, and the music that has told that story. Hear about K’Naan, his struggles and the people who have helped him on his way on this […]