Words on World Music

Blog archives for August, 2009


Archive for August, 2009

Wednesday, August 12th, 2009

Cal Koat has put together a great show this week! Jeremy Ledbetter of Cane Fire joins him by phone to chat about the group. Find the worldbeatcanada radio podcast – FREE — at the iTunes store. Click on the names of these world musicians to go to their websites and maybe buy some of their […]

Saturday, August 8th, 2009

We’ve been hearing more and more from the nice people who listen to our show.  And not just because we sent them free CDs (I hope). Remember, we’re always interested in what you have to say, especially when you send us info on bands you’d like to hear on the show. Give a listen to […]

Wednesday, August 5th, 2009

Do you use Twitter?  I find it’s a great way to stay up to date with some of my favourite groups and people.  Follow me @Patricia_Fraser if you’d like. Cal Koat has put together a great show this week! Find the worldbeatcanada radio podcast – FREE — up at the website, here. Or, get the […]

Tuesday, August 4th, 2009

Cesaria Evora will appear at a world music festival in Lviv, West Ukraine.  And the Ukiah Daily Journal reports that Reggae Rising is about to roll at the Dimmick Ranch on the Mendocino-Humboldt County line in California. And Megan Romer was nice enough to list the artists who will be at ¡Globalquerque! next month. Are […]

Monday, August 3rd, 2009

This year’s Rio Tinto Alcan Dragon Boat Festival featured an outstanding group of local world musicians on the World Beat Stage.  We took our camera and grabbed some snaps of the artists, and of our own Cal Koat.  Cal emcee’d the two-day show (in his I Braineater T-shirt) and also put together the line-up. Check […]