Femi, Son of Fela

Femi Kuti and Positive Force on stage at The Fillmore of New York (Irving Plaza to you and me)

Fela Anikulapo Kuti may be one of the greatest musicians the world has ever known. He brought a James Brown influence to African music and sang songs for the people exposing oppression by corporations and […]

earbender featured playlist #2: WRIR, Richmond World Music

WRIR's logo!

Thanks to Bill Lupoletti at WRIR, Richmond for sending his list which includes the station’s most played world music, but also label profiles and recommended picks.

I’m more than happy to spread their work and opinions here. As the promo below shows, WRIR is a very diverse station and the world music […]