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2020-01-31 Revisiting Alan Lomax

Alan Lomax in Haiti

January 31 is the birthday of pioneering ethnomusicologist Alan Lomax, so we’ll trace his travels through sound, spinning mostly newer sounds from the places he visited along with sounds he recorded in his travels from the Bahamas in 1935 to Morocco in 1967. Plus other great global music in hour 2.

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