Global Racket

with Brian

The South Africa Show

Monday, August 15, 2016
19:00 to 22:00
other shows

Artist Song Album Label Comments New Request
Soweto Gospel Choir Ka Ne La Modisa African Spirit Shanachie 2007, South Africa

Show Intro!
Clout Whatever You Want Six of the Best Sunshine 1980, South Africa
Jonny & Sipho Inkunzi Ayi Hlabi Ngokusima Rhythm of the Resistance Shanachie 1984, South Africa
Mitski Thursday Girl Puberty 2 Dead Oceans 2016, New York *
Spokes Mashiyane Meva South African Pennywhistler Gallo 1958, Transvaal
Lira Phakade Return to Love Giant Steps 2011, South Africa
Fisk Jubilee Singers Swing Low Sweet Chariot United States National Recording Registry 1909 Tour 1909, Tennessee

Concert Calendar
Jukula Scatterings of Africa Scatterings Warner 1982, South Africa
The Jazz Epistles Vary-oo-vum Jazz Epistle, Verse 1 Continental 1960, South Africa
Yak Curtain Twitcher Alas Salvation Octopus Electrical 2016, UK * R
Lucky Dube Release Me Taxman Shanachie 1997, South Africa

Sharpeville Massacre
Recorded by David Fanshawe Giriama Spirit Dance Kenya & Tanzania: Witchcraft & Ritual Music Elektra 1975, Kenya
The Mahotella Queens Isisu Somhambi (Music Which Feeds the Guests) Soweto Never Sleeps Shanachie 1986, South Africa
Konono No. 1 Kule Kule Congotronics 1 Crammed Discs 2004, Dem. Rep. Congo

Weather is dangerous
Fiona Brice St. Petersburg Postcards From Bella Union 2016, Britain *
Miriam Makeba Baya Jabula Sangoma Warner 1988, South Africa

Sumac Giveaway
Four Jacks and a Jill Timothy Timothy and Other Hits RCA Victor 1967, South Africa
Latigo Oteng Crucifixus: Rain Song African Sanctus Silva Screen 1994, Uganda
Solomon Linda Mbube (The Lion Sleeps Tonight) Improvised for the label Gallo 1939, South Africa
The Young Tradition The Loyal Lover Galleries Vanguard 1968, Europe
Pharaoh Sanders Prince of Peace Izipho Zam (My Gifts) Strata-East 1973, New Jersey R
Mandoza Nkalakatha Nkalakatha CCP 2000, South Africa

Mbube was sold for $2 in 1939
Shooting Stars Yek' Emarabini Mbube Roots: Zulu Choral Music from South Africa, 1930s-1960s Rounder 1947, South Africa
Hugh Masekela Stimela (Coaltrain) I Am Not Afraid Blue Thumb 1974, Canada
Plaid Saladore The Digging Remedy Warp 2016, London *

Trains to Johannesburg
Tate Kwela Kanailonga Lexington and Cassette Session S/R 1960s, Namibia
Brenda Fassie Nomakanjani Nomakanjani? CCP 1999, South Africa
Ladysmith Black Mambazo Umzalwane Induku Zethu Shanachie 1984, South Africa
Vusi Ximba Yes Mesisi The Best of Vusi Ximba BMG Africa 1996, South Africa

Show Summary?
Elusi Lerole and his Zigzag Jive Flutes Tom Hark 7" Columbia 1958, UK