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[NEW TIME] Saturday at 7:00 PM
WAMU's Bluegrass Country
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Washington, DC HD 88.5 Channel 2
Frederick and Hagerstown, Maryland 93.5 FM
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Thursday at 2:00 AM (archived edition)
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Friday at 1:00 AM (7:00 AM Copenhagen, GMT+2)
Friday at 2:00 PM (8:00 PM Copenhagen, GMT+2)
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Friday at 2:30 AM
WESU 88.1 FM in Middletown, CT
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Saturday at 8:00 AM (2:00 PM local time, 1 PM GMT)
Mérida, Spain
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Saturday at 8:00 AM
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Sunday at 6:00 AM (archived edition)
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Monday at 7:00 PM (archived edition)
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Thursday 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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For the week of March 28th, 2015
On this week's edition of RootsWorld Radio (#145) we'll hear from the kantele master of Finnskogen, Norway, Sinikka Langeland and new works from her quartet on "The Half-Finished Heaven." We'll present the first listen to a new album celebrating the 40th anniversary of one of southern Italy's most important ensembles, Canzoniere Grecanico Salentino. We'll hear from a trio of clarinets, violin and flutes from Norway, a quintet from Gascony, a trio and some solo accordion from Madagascar, ice music and singing from Norway, and a classic from the Italian roots movement of the 1980s. Artsts will include Jienat, Řjeblikket, Perlinpinpin Fólc, Terje Isungset, Justin Vali Trio, Emmanuel Radriamainty, and Ritmia.

The week of March 21, 2015
On the 144th edition of RootsWorld Radio, we'll begin with music from Galician piper Cristina Pato and her new quartet Rústica. There will be a Danish/Brazilian merger, some Afro Cuban jazz poetry, some of the best guitar music I know of, and much more. Artists will include Vingefang, The 4 Brothers, Beautiful Nubia & the Roots Renaissance Band, Omar Sosa and Quarteto AfroCubano, FatDog, Classic Swédé Swédé, and Taraf de Haiduks.


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