Tag Archives: Independence Day

2020-07-03 Global 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.

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2016-07-01 Global Songs of Freedom

World Music of Freedom and LibertyJuly 4 is an important day in the story of the USA’s freedom. But freedom is a universal aspiration, and this week we hear songs from musicians both yearning for and celebrating freedom in their own lands. Plus new releases and other sounds in hour 2.

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2014-07-04 Global Music from the USA for Independence Day

July-4---USAWhat could be more patriotic on this USA Independence Day than to celebrate the diversity of the nation through music? Native Americans and immigrants alike have shared and blended their traditional sounds, and this show features US-based and US-recorded music with global leanings. Have a safe and happy Fourth of July, all!

Also, go Ticos!

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