WGXC-90.7 FM

Music for the Masses: Mali on My Mind

Dec 02, 2019: 8pm - 10pm
WGXC 90.7-FM: Radio for Open Ears

90.7-FM in NY's Upper Hudson Valley and wgxc.org/listen everywhere

Hosted by Neva E. Wartell.

A selection of recordings rebroadcast from Dec. 1, 2019 by just a few of the outstanding artists currently at the forefront of Malian popular and contemporary traditional music. Featuring recent music by Mamadou Kelly, Bassekou Kouyaté & Ngoni Ba, Adama Yalomba, Oumou Sangaré, MC Talka Touré, Ben Zabo, Djely Tapa, Sidi Touré, Toumani & Sidiki Diabaté, Cheick Hamala Diabaté, Fatoumata Diawara, Askia Hamey, Zani Diabaté & The Super Djata Band, Mamoutou Dembelé, Chéché Dramé, Salif Keita, Khaira Arby, Leila Gobi, Vieux Farka Touré, Hama Sankaré, Baba Salah, Samba Touré, and Oumar Konaté. Recorded at the WGXC Hudson Studio on November 30, 2019.

Music for the Masses invites you on an excursion of sound and rhythm. Discover the music of established and emerging artists, both signed and unsigned, on the international music scene. Expect the unexpected. You might want to pack a map and a sandwich. For the avid globe-hopper and armchair traveler alike.