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Tuesday Beat Blender (Music)
Music you are unlikely to hear elsewhere on the dial. Music which might remind you of where you have been and/or where you desire to go. The world music we play has been recorded both near to and very far away from WEFT. World music is from everywhere. National Native News airs from 2:00 – 2:05PM presenting news from the Native American community. Deutsche-Welle Radio News airs from 3:00 – 3:05PM with world headline news.
Tue Oct 25th 2016 2.00pm–4.00pm
R=listener request. N=music new at the station. L=local music. Your purchases using the Buy it! links help support the station.
Time zone: central
Teresa Cristina “Pranto de Poeta”
from Canta Cartola CD Album (Nonesuch 2016) N —2:53, Brazilian samba singer. Recorded concert @ Theatro Net in Rio de Janeiro & feat. acoustic performances by Cristina & guitarist Carlinhos Sete Cordas. Songs by Brazil's beloved samba-ist Angenor de Oliveira, known as "Cartola" (Port. for top hat)
Dom La Nena “Scenic World”
from Cantando EP CD EP (Six Degrees Records (dist. Sanford Co.) 2016) N —2:26, Dominique Pinto (born 1989), known by her stage name Dom La Nena, is a Brazilian-born cellist, singer and songwriter. 5 albums. Cover versions of some of her favorite songs. composed by Zach Condon (perf name - Beruit)
Zmei3 “Vreau Un Bărbat”
from Rough Romanian Soul CD Album (Six Degrees Records (dist. Sanford Co.) 2016) N —2:47,(zmay-tray) Romanian immigrants whose music rises from the harsh realities & struggles of post-Communist rule.They flew prod. Ian Brennan to Romania & began recording album in live w/o overdubs. kickstarter
Nathan Gourley & Joey Abarta “Cheer up Old Hag / The Pretty Brown Girl / Church Street (feat. Owen Marshall)”
from Copley Street CD Album (self-released 2016) N —3:39, They’re based in Boston, but both transplants from elsewhere. They’re joined by Owen Marshall who is backing them on bouzouki on most of the tracks.
Heikki Koskinen's Northern Winds and Voices “Maanituslaulu 2”
from Sisalla/Ulkona (Inside/Outside) CD Album (Edgetone 2016) N —1:18,Heikki Koskinen,(pno;tenor recorder;e-trumpet; kantele) Kati Pienimäki Schenker,vocs; kantele / Steve Heckman, tenor sax; Bb & bass clarinet; alto, bass & wooden flutes / Rent Romus, alto sax, flutes & kantele / Noah Schenker, double bass
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