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Boston College Radio, Chestnut Hill, MA

Student-run radio station at Boston College, Chestnut Hill, Mass. USA

WZBC 90.3 FM Newton

Transworld Airwaves

Mar 8, 2020 6:30 PM – 8:00 PM

Specialty

With DJ Madame B

It is a “cross-­cultural musical journey united in voices and rhythms”. We feature voices and rhythms from ethno-­techno and other eclectic rhythms, atonal voices from Tuva to Quebec, and international music rooted from the past, present, and future.

Transworld Trad Attack

On this #TransworldTradAttack edition, of #TransworldAirwaves, a cross-cultural musical journey, we are inspired by the #MakeYourMove release by Trad.Attack!, exploring futuristic view of Estonian music traditions, heard in further explorations around the world, united in voices and rhythms.

Transworld Airwaves
6:30 PM
MergingArts Productions - Transworld Trad Attack
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Transworld Airwaves MergingArts Productions www.mergingarts.org 2020 CD

On this #TransworldTradAttack edition, of #TransworldAirwaves, a cross-cultural musical journey, we are inspired by the #MakeYourMove release by Trad.Attack!, exploring futuristic view of Estonian music traditions, heard in further explorations around the world, united in voices and rhythms.

6:31 PM
Michal Jacaszek - Liina
Michal Jacaszek Liina N
Music for Film Michal Jacaszek 2020 World

Polish Film Composer & Ambient Global Musician - interviewed on Spoiler Alert Radio

6:36 PM
Trad.Attack! - Siberi Unealul + Kus Mu Süda On + Vanamees
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Make Your Move Made In Baltics 2020 World

Led by Sandra Vabarna, on Make Your Move, the Estonian trio drew on their inner courage to transcend the performance stage, and transmit their traditional sounds; such as mantra like vocals, and instruments such as bagpipes, of which they seamlessly intertwine through the contemporary - processing and psychedelically plugging in, amplifying, distorting, re-imagining, and building anticipation.

6:51 PM
Vedan Kolod - Beat and Run
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Wild Games CPL-Music 2020

The repertoire of Vedan Kolod includes original songs based on Old Russian language, authentic and folklore songs of the Siberian people, myths and legends of Western Russia, led by Tatyana Naryshkina and Daryana Antipova.

6:56 PM
Maura Guerrera - A Pisera + Muttetta
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Spartenza RadiciMusic Records 2020 World

Maura Guerrera comes from Messina, the northeastern end of Sicily.
As a singer, percussion player and musician, she explores traditional Sicilian songs coming from field recordings.

7:06 PM
Anne-Mari Kanniainen and Heikki Ruokangas - Itämeri + Tähtisilmä
Anne-Mari Kanniainen and Heikki Ruokangas Itämeri + Tähtisilmä N
Sarja Kuvia Anne-Mari Kanniainen and Heikki Ruokangas 2020 World

Anne-Mari Kanniainen is an Oulu based accordion artist and composer. She leads a duo guitar/accordion duo whose repertoire consists of newly arranged Finnish folk songs as well as original compositions, combining folk music with avant-garde and free jazz improvisation.

7:23 PM
Moonlight Benjamin - Belekou
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Simido Ma Case Records 2019 World
Singing here exclusively in Creole, thunderous and rebellious vocals reverberate throughout in her take on Haitian music, based in France.
7:26 PM
Sotomayor - Sin Control
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Orígenes Wonderwheel Recordings 2020 World

Sotomayor is the electronic music project by siblings Raul and led by Paulina on vocals that fuses the rhythms and sounds of cumbia, afro beat, dancehall, Peruvian "chicha" and merengue with cutting edge beats, based in Mexico.

7:30 PM
Eleonora Bordonaro - Menza Spogghia + A Merca
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Moviti Ferma Finisterre 2020 World

Moviti Ferma, eld together by Eleonora Bordonaro’s voice, is an intimate album, in which the theatrical character of Sicilian dialect is absorbed by the rhythmic mix of the jew's harp and drums.

7:40 PM
Joonas Widenius Trio - Raven Drive
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New Nordik Sagas Nordic Notes 2020 World

In Helsinki, Joonas Widenius is part of a generation of Nordic musicians creating the soundtrack of today's Europe. HIs new album, New Nordik Sagas, is a trip through a new Scandinavian musical landscape, drawing inspiration from the spirits of nature, folk tales and mythology, blending past and present, North and South.

7:45 PM
Macadame - Passam Elas + Marianita
Macadame Passam Elas + Marianita N
Auto da Paixão de Mariana Macadame 2020 World

On this album, they are celebrate the global traditions and connections of the Easter Cycle, led by Vânia Couto, based in Portugal.

7:52 PM
Yu Yuanchun - Chen Sui
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The Song of the Pipa Rhymoi Music 2019 World

Yu Yuanchun explores mysterious, beautiful and poetic new worlds of sound and touches China’s ancient heartstrings

7:57 PM
Alice Boman - Wish We Had More Time
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Dream On Play It Again Sam 2020 World

Eclectic Swedish Singer-Songwriter