Words on World Music

Blog archives for March, 2011


Archive for March, 2011

Wednesday, March 30th, 2011

Listen at the player at the iTunes store. Hear these artists, and visit their websites by clicking on their names in the list below. HADAG NAHASH – SHIR NECHAMA GRUPO FANTASMA – TELARANA SWAMPERELLA – BOSCO STOMP GEOFF BERNER – WEALTHY POET SHAWN LEE’S PING PONG ORCHESTRA – CAIRO CAIRO PACIFIKA – 25 OR 6 […]

Saturday, March 26th, 2011

I’m not one for “Living in the Past” but my fan-ness for Ian Anderson and Jethro Tull is one of loooooong standing. This week on Celt in a Twist Cal Koat shares his interview with the great Mr. Anderson with us and thus cuts my degrees of separation from my idol from two-bazillion to just […]

Wednesday, March 23rd, 2011

More great music you won’t hear anywhere else. Listen at the iTunes store. Hear these artists, and visit their websites by clicking on their names in the list below. DENGUE FEVER – CEMENT SLIPPERS KILA – FIR BOLC TARUN NAYAR – KEZANG LA KOBO TOWN – ABATINA GOGOL BORDELLO – MY COMPANJERA KINKY – OYE […]

Saturday, March 19th, 2011

[Audio clip: view full post to listen] Well, we all survived St. Patrick’s Day, and the nice thing is, all our favourite Celtic bands had paying gigs around the celebrations. On this week’s show, Cal Koat gets to sit down with Finny McConnell of Kingston, Ontario’s The Mahones for a chat. Listen to the show […]

Wednesday, March 16th, 2011

Thanks to the internet and 24-hour news sources, the world is getting smaller.  Every catastrophe, like the earthquake that rocked Japan, brings us a little closer to the action. And we are no longer just observers–we are participants. Host Cal Koat celebrates our new closeness — by bringing us the music of the world.  More […]