Sunday, July 28, 2019

Around the World in 78 RPM

Shellac from Africa, Asia, Europe, the Americas, and islands of all shapes and sizes.

Listen to the show in the archives

Sunday, July 21, 2019

17,508 Islands: Sonic Indonesia

Avant garde, dangdut, gamelan, indie, harsh noise, kroncong, psychedelic rock, and more from the Republic

Saturday, July 13, 2019

Heads Rolled: Revolutionary French Popular Music

Trail-blazing French popular music, from early hip hop and synth pop to psychedelic rock legends Magma (pictured above).

Listen to the show now in the archives

Sunday, July 7, 2019

Wednesday, July 3, 2019

Through a Glass Darkly

Music from dark places, dark times, dark emotions, dark situations, dark visions. Featuring the 70s blues of Asakawa Maki, European 80s darkwave, visionary Argentinian experimentation of the 90s and aughts, Spanish riot grrrl of the last half-century, a singular voice exiled from Myanmar, and downtempo sounds from the Middle East and North Africa.

Listen now in the archives!