Kiss this Earth

Check out this funky fresh ode to environmentalism…

Here’s to less waste and disposable containers! More love for the land and a return to sustainable living!

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Safari ya Tanzania // Muziki na Ugali

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Elephamily in Serengeti

I went to Tanzania; for real~! After a whirlwind trip of music and discovery in Africa, Wandering Rhythms is back making waves of radio:

The second hour of this week’s show is a musical safari through Tanzania, showcasing some of the musicians I encountered on my trip. One of the clear highlights was the Sauti za Busara Music Festival in Zanzibar City, bringing bands from across Africa together for one of the most exciting annual gatherings on the continent.

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Msafiri Zawose and band – Sauti za Busara Festival 2018

I had the honour of speaking with one of Tanzania’s finest musicians, Msafiri Zawose, whose brilliant new album Uhamiaji bridges Wagogo traditions with electro futurism!

Seychelles Seychelles by the Seashore

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It takes the Aldabra Tortoise 3 hours to yawn

To the land of ancient tortoises and giant nuts! Seychelles also has some pretty groovy sega music, and mouggae, and waltzes… all sung in the wonderful Seychellois kreol. Check it silvouple:

Oh and about those nuts – they really are the heaviest in the world, and in the old days when they would travel across the ocean and land on far away shores, people just didn’t know what the heck to think.

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The Coco de Mer: a big nut that looks like a butt

This week’s global bangers & mash contains many more sonic surprises: