Globalwize Radioshow #446

19/04/2024Listen To A Brand-New Two-Hour Episode Of Weltbeat Host/Selector Jean Trouillet's Far-Reaching Format

And just like that, on a rainy day in Berlin, we return with another two-hour episode of WeltBeat host and selector Jean Trouillet's far-reaching Globalwize format. Originally broadcast on Frankfurt's community radio X, we just uploaded the latest instalment to our greedio Mixcloud channel, where you can now stream it over and over again. But before we let you hit play, here's a quick rundown of what to expect:

The "Globalwize Radioshow #446" brings us extraordinary sounds from around the world, from artists such as German-Turkish composer Kaan Bulak and German trumpeter Simon Höfele joining forces to unveil a mesmerizing sonic tapestry on their latest collaborative album "No Clouds in Haraz" (watch a live performance below), Iranian artists Maliheh Moradi and Ehsan Matoori from their latest collaborative full-legth "Our Sorrow", the Italian-Iranian SOMA trio composed of Pepe Frana (oud, Afghan Robab), Masih Karimi (tanbur, daf) and Ciro Montanari (tabla, percussion) exploring extra-European musical traditions, Frankfurt's multi-cultural Bridges Kammerorchester ('chamber orchestra'), Russian folk ensemble Otava Yo, Lecce/Italy-based vocalist Maria Mazzotta with her latest album "Onde" (Trouillet's 'Record of the Month'), Lisbon/Portugal-based fado singer Sara Correia, Brazilian master guitarist Baden Powell "Live in Liège", the infectious soul and gospel music of New York's Michelle David & The True-Tones and the versatile Argentine singer La Yegros with her latest album "Haz". We then get to enjoy a 'Special Label Focus' presenting some superb picks from the ace Glitterbeat Records roster such as Sahrawi singer-songwriter and activist Aziza Brahim, Maastricht/Holland's highly touted quartet YĪN YĪN, Belgrade's Lenhart Tapes (read more here), Nicosia/Cyprus-based psych-rock outfit Buzz' Ayaz aaand Suriname's Saramaccan Sound.

You can now stream the full show via the player below or head directly to our greedio Mixcloud channel for even more exhilarating audio content. Find the detailed tracklist here. Have a nice weekend folks!

AUTHOR: Lev Nordstrom