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Tuesday at 8 PM
WNHH-LP 103.5 FM
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The week of February 13th, 2017
On the 227th edition of RootsWorld Radio, there will be dances in the forests of Brazil, in the supermarkets of Finland, in the barber shops of Naples, in the streets of Santa Monica and on a mythical Congo Square in Madagascar. We'll also feature a few songs from our Music of the Month selection by Sekou Keita and Omar Sosa. Artists on this week's show include Janka Nabay & The Bubu Gang; Kerdoncuff, Le Floc'h & Berthou, Tao Ravao & Thomas Laurent, the Epifani Barbers, the Osama Abdulrasol Quintet, Osman Martins & Quatour MP4, Subsonic Trio and Jaakko Laitenen & Väära Raha.

The week of February 5th, 2017
On the 226th edition of RootsWorld Radio, we'll start with experimental music for the Brazilian berimbau, listen to a Czech Breton collaboration both musically and socially charged, globe hop with some great guitars, some Cape Verdean accordion, a bit of punta rock, and listen to something that is "as melancholy as it is strange" from Niger. Artists inculde Arcomusical, ba.fnu & Yann-Fañch Kemener, Bitori, Robson Banda & The New Black Eagles, Malagache Connexion, Aurelio Martinez, Jawhar & Mitsou, and Boubacar Traoré and Studio Shap Shap.

Transparent Water is RootsWorld's Music of the Month selection for February. Find out more!

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