Simply can’t start the show without having some Tony Ezzy from Spaceplane in it!
Got some praise from the video crew who filmed Tony Ezzy for reading their show notes – woohoo!
Beach House “10 Mile Stereo” – Teen Dream ( Note: Addicted to this album!)
Ray Lamontagne “I Still Care for You”- Gossip in the grain
Atlas Sound ” Winter vacation” – Atlas Sound
Ariel Pink’s Haunted Graffiti – “Round and Round” – Before Today
Delorean – “Simple Graces” – Subiza
Special context conversation on the evolution of Les Nuits D’Afriques Festival with Ckut programmer and former technician for the festival, Ckut’s own Donald Hall.
(Check out his show on Ckut too! Full Circle from 4-7 am on Wednesday mornings! Link up to the archives or listen in :
Musicians mentioned and playing in the background
Manu Di Bango – manudibango.net
Soul Makossa, Wakafrica, Lagos Go Slow
Femi Kuti – http://www.myspace.com/femikuti
Africa for Africa
Politics in Africa
Check out Les Nuits D’Afriques ! (It has a special place in my heart (& others too!)
Check out another Ckut programmer (Parker Mah from World Skip the Beat & Jazz Euphorium) interviews with selected musicians from the festival as well. This artist, Meklit Hadero, was featured last week.
DN Headlines (demo
Interview by Zoreen Rahaman with Christianne Vincent (pharmacist) on the effects of UV index / Positive and Negative Effects of Sun Rays
Nicolas bike courier report
Special Sound Art !
Andrea Jane Cornell
Interview by Eric Boivin with Daniel Godston from the World Listening Project
Don’t forget to check out Zoofest !
I enjoyed the show of a politically incorrect vulgar cultural journey through the history of one person, Khalil Ashanti, in Basic Training.
It is running until July 22 at Place Des Arts.
Here’s a link to the background history of this performer. Check his show out and prepare to laugh 🙂
Other shows I’ll be checking out from Zoofest: Deanne Smith and Adam Hills.
Check out Fantasia too !
Note: I am going on a break from the show for a while but I’ll still be covering some events here and there. ENJOY THE SUMMER!!!