Music for the Masses: New Releases Spring into Summer 2020
Jun 30, 2020: 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.
What’s new in the world of music? Join us for a first listen to some notable recent releases – albums, singles, compilations, and more. Featuring new music by Black Masala, Chezidek, Cochemea, Dre Island, Duende Libre, Hilda Bronstein, Hollice Mapp aka Mr Killa, Los Ruphay, Milégé, Paul Beaubrun, Perunika Trio, Songhoy Blues, Ssewa Ssewa, Tiken Jah Fakoly, Toots and The Maytals, Transglobal Underground, Vusa Mkhaya, and Xosé Lois Romero & Aliboria; a double-album of children’s songs from Marta Gómez; new collaborations from Gao Hong & Issam Rafea and Yoandy San Martín & Josue Borges Maresma; a Coronavirus PSA from Salif Keita; a collection of percussion from around the world, and previously unreleased B-sides from Tuba Skinny! 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. Broadcast live from Catskill.