Words on World Music

Blog archives for September, 2011


Archive for September, 2011

Thursday, September 29th, 2011

I hope you’re well because I’m feeling a little deflated. Our football arena, BC Place used to be the world’s largest air supported stadium. It was built along the same general design as the Metrodome in Minneapolis. The concrete circumference narrowed at the waist and was topped by a fluffy white quilted pillow top. Come […]

Wednesday, September 28th, 2011

Your expectations will be met!  The best world music from around the globe. Listen to this week’s worldbeatCanada radio podcast  at the iTunes store. Hear these artists, and visit their websites by clicking on their names in the list below.  LA VIDA BOHEME  – RADIO CAPITAL  TRANSGLOBAL UNDERGROUND – THE FURTHER PEOPLE KARKWA – LE […]

Sunday, September 25th, 2011

Here on the wetcoast, summer didn’t make an appearance until August and we haven’t really felt fall until this week. I begrudgingly filed my shorts in my ‘summer only’ drawer and was happy to see my jeans still fit. The late summer didn’t help our festivals much. The Vancouver Folk Music Festival had a particularly […]

Saturday, September 24th, 2011

LOTS of music in this week’s show! It’s definitely a “more music and less malarkey” program. Host Patricia Fraser could hardly get a word in edgewise — just the way she likes it. Listen to Celt in a Twist at the iTunes store or on real radio — Celt in a Twist on AM1470 Sundays […]

Wednesday, September 21st, 2011

Los Amigos Invisibles blew through town last week, and blew away the audience at their concert with Thievery Corporation.  Cal Koat sat down with the group for an exclusive interview — available on this week’s show. Listen to this week’s worldbeatCanada radio podcast at the iTunes store. Hear these artists, and visit their websites by […]