Latin Hemispheres (Music)
Providing a wide spectrum of contemporary tunes, beats, sounds and pulsations all with the Latin touch. From club dance to traditional rhythms, from tock to jazz, from chill to throb. Two hours of fun, grace, weird and the human spirit. ¡Asi nos gusta!
Sun Apr 22nd 2012 1.00am–3.00am
R=listener request. N=music new at the station. L=local music. Your purchases using the Buy it! links
Time zone: central
Nortec Collective: Plankton Man “Elemento N” from The Tijuana Sessions Vol.1 (Palm Pictures 2001) —The first release from a collection of artists fusing the 'Norteño, or northern sounds from Mexico.Buy it!
Cal Tjader “Viva Cepeda” from The Afro-Latin Groove: Sabroso (Rhino Records 1998) —Vibraphonist, Cal was one of the first 'non-Latin' musicians to bring Latin rhythms to the main stream, not just jazz, but influential in rock, as Carlos Santana and others looked up to him. This track appears on Sentimental Moods, New Note records '95.Buy it!
Eljuri “Un Fósforo” from Fuerte (Manovill Publishing 2012) N —Guitarist Cecilia Villar Eljuri has lead many musical projects, performed with "the Trouble Dolls" in NYC, toured in Mexico & Colombia. Her solo debut in '08, En Paz was praised. Sly & Robbie appear as guests, among others are on this release.Buy it!
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