When and Where to Listen
(all times are Eastern US)
Monday at 6 PM
Tuesday at 8 PM
Friday at 1 PM
Friday at 12:00 noon (18:00 Copenhagen)
Saturday at 8:00 AM (2:00 PM local time, 1 PM GMT)
Saturday at 3 PM
Sunday at 7 AM
Monday at 3:00 AM
Tuesday at 6:00 PM (local time, France)
Also listen to Cliff's (non-RootsWorld) live broadcast.
Thursdays at 7:00 AM
on WPKN FM Bridgeport, CT on 89.5 FM
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What's Coming Up?
RootsWorld Radio #254 will be heavy on the accordions as we listen to music from Poland, Finland, Belgium, and a quintet of boxes from all over Europe, plus music from Brittany and Canada. Artists include Accordion Samurai, Maria Kalaniemi & Eero Grundstrom, Didier Laloy's Belem & The Mekanics, WoWaKin, Adam Strug, Kapela Maliszów and Little Big Noz.
RootsWorld Radio #253 starts with two great Polish bands, WoWaKin and Kapela Maliszów, out double Music of the Month selection for January, 2018. The rest of the show is a live recording by Spöket i Köket (a ghost in the kitchen) They are a Nordic-Canadian band with roots in Québéc, Cape Breton, various Swedish and other Nordic traditions, as well as heavy metal and dixieland. It's a unique ensemble and here they are recorded live as part of the Folk Spot 2017 showcases at the famous Třnder Festival in Denmark.
On RootsWorld Radio #252, the week of December 4th, we will be listening to a live set by the Nordic ensemble, Floating Sofa Quartet, recorded in Denmark at the Tønder Festival in August as part of the FolkSpot 2017 concert series. The second half of the show will include new music from, Kyab-Yul-Sa (France/Tibet), Habadekuk (Denmark), Boubacar Traoré and Quartet Soolmaan (Belgium).
Hear some past programs in the archive.
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