Music That Matters, Vol. 709 - New Planetary Vibrations

The Weekly Mix
Hosted by Darek Mazzone
Wo’Pop host Darek Mazzone shares music from this year’s 17th annual Globalfest in New York City, where 12 bands from around the world showcased a range of boundary-pushing sounds.
San Salvador // photo by justin wilmore (view set)

Wo’Pop host Darek Mazzone shares music from this year’s 17th annual Globalfest in New York City, where 12 bands from around the world showcased a range of boundary-pushing sounds. Celebrating cultural traditions with plenty of modern edge, the next generation of music creators include Venezuelan-French La Chica, Kurdish Tufan Derince Trio, Korean Ak Dan Gwang Chil, West African supergroup Les Amazones d’Afrique, and more.

1. San Salvador - Efans de La Campagna
2. Xenia França - Pra Que Me Chamas?
3. La Chica - Mejor Que Ella
4. Tufan Derince Trio - Ağır Delilo
5. Bohemian Betyars - Arra vágyom
6. Ak Dan Gwang Chil - Youngjeonggeori
7. Les Amazones d’Afrique - Smile (feat. Niariu & Ami Yerewolo)
8. Sofiane Saidi & Mazalda - El Ndjoum
9. Meklit - This Was Made Here (Ethiopian Records Remix)

Darek Mazzone is the host of Wo'Pop on KEXP, every Tuesday from 6-9pm on KEXP.org or 90.3 FM in Seattle.

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