23 January 2009

Music and Politics of Cuba with Pablo Menendez

We heard some music from Cuba today on Spin The Globe, and talked with African-Cuban guitarist Pablo Menendez about what the change in US government might mean for the culture of both countries. Plus more wide-ranging tunes in hour 2.

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The Music and Politics of Cuba with Pablo Menendez: Spin The Globe playlist 23 January 2009

hour 1
Orishas - Naci Orishas - El Kilo
Michael Spiro & Michael Williams - Butsu Mutandari / Yesa - BataMbiraSka Cubano - Ay Caramba! - Ay Caramba!
Bobi Cespedes - Obatala - Rough Guide to Latin Funk
Sintesis - Ochiche Iwamba / Ochun - Orishas
Mezcla - Hijos de la Mezcla - Akimba
Pablo Menendez interview
Pablo Menendez - Akete Oba Oba - Havana Blues Mambo
Pablo Menendez interview
Pablo Menendez - I’ll See You in C U B A - Advance single

hour 2
Kokoura - Yayale - Anitie
Rokia Traore - Aimer - Tchamantche
Novalima - Africa Lando - Coba Coba
Caren Hope Project - We’re Listening - Calling Shiva
Rajery - Tandremo - Sofera
Shimshai - Zampona - Alianza
Master Musicians of Jajouka - Jajouka Between the Mountains - Apocalypse Across the Sky
Le Fuzz - Doomila - Vie La Vida!
Ugarte Brothers - Laugarrena - Ttakunetan
Albino - Puppet Boy - Rhino
Barrio Chino - El Oriente - Mediterra Nostra

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