Wednesday, December 4, 2019

Every Time I Thought About It I'd Burst Into Tears: The Arab Decade Part 1

Every Wednesday in December, Bodega Pop Live on WFMU's Give the Drummer Radio will spin what was arguably the most dynamic, compelling, innovative, and politically and socially significant popular music of the 2010s 

Wednesday, November 27, 2019

Outliers 1970s-80s

Now Playing: Moroccan funk, Turkish punk, Rwandan synthpop, Cambodia's first and last rock album, Egyptian disco, and America's most mysterious collective

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Wednesday, November 20, 2019


Pop, rock, soul, and traditional sounds from African women

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Friday, November 15, 2019

Burman, Burman & Bhosle

Bollywood classics, deep cuts, and rarities by the industry's most iconic musical family: S.D., R.D., and Asha

Wednesday, November 6, 2019

Radiomundo: A Century of Latin Music

Now playing on Bodega Pop Live on WFMU's Give the Drummer Radio, three hours of incredible, varied Latin music, from early popular recordings on 78 to some of the 21st century's most thrill-inducing tracks

Wednesday, October 30, 2019


Soul, funk, hip hop, field recordings and more from the Sudans.

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Wednesday, October 23, 2019


Sounds found in the world's fourth largest city. Rare cassettes, reissued 78s, buskers, rockers, arabesque

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Wednesday, October 16, 2019

Unsteady State

Disorienting Kurdish, Puerto Rican, Lebanese, Kenyan, Norwegian, Japanese, Cuban, Togolese, Malian, and American music 

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Tuesday, September 17, 2019

Music at the Edge of Pop

On Wednesday, September 18, from 7-10 PM EDT, Bodega Pop Live on WFMU's Give the Drummer Radio spins three hours of Ptôse, АукцЫон, Nisennenmondai, أبو الليف, Italian electronica, and fake Kanye

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Sunday, September 8, 2019

Can't Stop, Won't Stop

On Wednesday, September 11, from 7-10 PM EDT, Bodega Pop Live on WFMU's Give the Drummer Radio celebrates the resilience of New York City with three hours of proto, nascent, classic, and golden age hip hop.