Words on World Music

Blog archives for October, 2009

Archive for October, 2009

Saturday, October 17th, 2009

Some of our favourite artists have brand new albums — some not even released yet — and we’re presenting their fresh-off-the-press tunes on Celt in a Twist,  available on our podcast page and the iTunes store.Or tune in to AM1470 Sunday, october 18, at 4 pm, (Metro Vancouver area) to hear the show on the radio! […]

Wednesday, October 14th, 2009

Cameroonian sax legend Manu Dibango’s album Wakafrika is one of my all time favorite album covers. The simplicity and poignancy of the design are startling.

Wednesday, October 14th, 2009

I received a comment (which is pretty unusual in itself) with a criticism.  Now, I’m a sensitive type, easily bruised, and I was a little hurt that someone didn’t like something about our show.  But then I realized that it gave me a chance to drag out the old soap box, dry my tears, and […]

Wednesday, October 14th, 2009

This week Cal Koat boards the gypsy caravan (OK, it was a tour bus) to catch up with Tommy T and hear about his new project, The Prester John Sessions. Plus listen to the debuts of several new tunes (pre-release) and hear a tennis player with a new racket. Catch the show here, or you […]

Saturday, October 10th, 2009

On this Canadian Thanksgiving weekend, we’d like to thank goodness for technology!  It lets us bring you the very best in Celtic music — and you can find us everywhere!  Listen on our player here, or we’re also available on our podcast page and the iTunes store for easy download.Or tune in to AM1470 Sunday, October […]