Globalwize Radioshow #445

23/03/2024Listen To The Latest Instalment Of Weltbeat Host/Selector Jean Trouillet's Far-Reaching Format

After a short 'Globalwize' hiatus, we return with the latest instalment of WeltBeat host and selector Jean Trouillet's far-reaching show on Frankfurt's community radio X and thus a brand-new, eclectic selection of music from around the globe. This show in particular brings us another two hours of diverse styles from baroque to classical to African, roots and more. But before we point you to our greedio channel on Mixcloud, here's a quick rundown of what to expect: 

The "Globalwize Radioshow #445" brings us extraordinary sounds by world-renowned Swiss lutenist Luca Pianca, Italian 'organetto' virtuoso Mario Salvi, French electronic producer William Rezé aka Thylacine alongside 74 musicians, the Aegean-inspired soundscapes of Greek vocalist Katerina Papadopoulou & Aegean Arc, Portugal-based Cape Verdean singer Nancy Vieira, Senegalese singer Faada Freddy with his first new album in seven years, Berlin's multi-cultural afro-soul outfit Jemba Groove from their forthcoming sophomore album, a selection of tracks from the recent "Congo Funk! – Sound Madness from the Shores of the Mighty Congo River (Kinshasa/Brazzaville 1969-1982)" compilation on Analog Africa (Trouillet's 'Record of the Week'), including tunes by Petelo Vicka et Son Nzazi, Les Bantous de la Capitale and Les Frères Soki et l’Orchestre Bella-Bella, British afrobeat/jazz saxophonist and lead singer of Black Egypt, Bukky Leo, in a Dennis Bovell mix, cinematic Leeds-based Ethio-fusion outfit The Sorcerers with two tracks off their latest album "I too am a Stranger" (read more here), a new collaboration between Swiss DJ/producer Dandara and the late, renowned Algerian vocalist and multi-instrumentalist Chakib Bouzidi, the late German co-founder of krautrock Mr. Holger Czukay (of Can fame) and, last but not least, Canadian folk-bluegrass ensemble The Dead South.

You can preview the selection below or head directly to our greedio channel on Mixcloud to stream the full show. Find the detailed tracklist here.  Enjoy!

AUTHOR: Lev Nordstrom