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(STG from Home, Week 16): Songs of Struggle and Liberation
July 4 marks Independence Day here in the USA, but some are still fighting for their liberation and a full recognition of their rights. Music of struggle, solidarity, and the inevitable triumph of liberty and justice for all.
UP NEXT: July 10: Musical Collaborators + Ed Hanley interview
We’ll focus on some of the most fascinating cross-cultural musical collaborations this week: South African meets India; Tuva meets Italy; Pakistan meets Canada; Senegal meets Wales. You get the idea. Plus an interview with Ed Hanley, who plays tabla with Autorickshaw and has a new short film out called Mushroom.
July 17: World Music Top 10
Hear a song from each of the best new global releases, plus other worldly sounds — new and old — in hour 2. To make a request, leave a note on the STG Facebook page.
July 24: World Music Mix
A tastefully curated blend of artisanal sounds from around the planet today: some new releases, some old faves, and your requests, if you submit them in advance on the Spin The Globe Facebook page or by email.
July 31: TBA
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