World Music on the radio

When and Where to Listen
(all times are Eastern US)

Tuesday at 8 PM
WNHH-LP 103.5 FM
New Haven, CT
Listen online at The New Haven Independent

Friday at 12:00 noon (18:00 Copenhagen)
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Saturday at 8:00 AM (2:00 PM local time, 1 PM GMT)
Mérida, Spain
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Monday at 3:00 AM
WESU 88.1 FM in Middletown, CT
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Tuesday at 6:00 PM (local time, France)
Radio Pacoul
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Also listen to Cliff's (non-RootsWorld) live broadcast.
Thursdays at 7:00 AM
on WPKN FM Bridgeport, CT on 89.5 FM
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What's Coming Up?
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The week of April 17th, 2017
On the 234th edition of RootsWorld Radio we'll start off with a Nickel Creek connection in Denmark and end with Kurt Cobain a la Belgium. Go figure. Along the way, we'll hear jazz and folk from Spain,and folk and pop from China. Artists this week include Mynsterland, Ialma Música with Quentin Dujardin and Didier Laloy, el Diluvi, Jerez Texas, The Jerez Le Cam ensemble, Ajam, Buyi, HorseRadio and Aranis.

The week of April 10th, 2017
On the 233rd edition of RootsWorld Radio, we'll visit the island of Reunion in the Indian Ocean for some vocal and percussion music called maloya. Then we'll move north west to Mali and then across the Atlantic to Brazil. We'll head back to the north east and hear new recordings from Sweden, Denmark, Norway and Finland. Artists on the program will include Väsen, Mamadou Kelly, Vieux Farka Toure, Dona Onete, Bragr, Vrang, Danyél Waro, and Jaakko Laitenen & Väära Raha.

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