Radio M; Ska time, Nina Hagen does reggae, new Os Mutantes & another one from the Red Hot Organization

September 27, 2013

Tony Sarabia

 

Don Drummond was arguably the finest trombonist to come out of

 
Jamaica. He started in jazz and found his way to ska. That's where he made his mark. But he had a tragic life and ended up dying in prison. A new book covers Drummond's music and life. Tonight on Radio M, local author Heather Augustyn stops by to talk about her latest book Don Drummond: The Genius & Tragedy of the World's Greatest Trombonist.

We also get some new music courtesy of the latest release from the Red Hot Organization; this one spotlights Fela. Also, a chicha cover of a Clash tune, and a whole lot of sounds from all over the world.

 

Radio M Playlist 09-27-13

9PM
1. Baloji & L’ Orchestre de la Katuba- Buy
Africa- Red Hot & Fela

2. Puerto Rico Y Su Combo- La Cumbia del Pescador-
Cartagena! Curros Fuentes & The Big Band Cumbia & Descarga Sound of
Colombia 1962-72

3. Sophia Ben & The Eagles Lupopo- See Serere-
Kenya Special & Selected East African Recordings from the 1970 & 80’s

4. Os Mutantes – Once Upon a Flight- Fool Metal
Jack

5. Erkin Koray- Timbilli- Arap Saci

9:30PM

1. Carry Go Bring Home- Justin Hinds & The
Dominoes- Occupation Ska!

2.Don Drummond- Don De Lion- Occupation Ska!

3. Don Drummond- Don Cosmic- Studio One Story

4. Marguerita- Woman A Come- Trojan Reggae Sisters

5. Don Drummond- Eastern Standard Time- Trojan
Records: Don Drummond

6.Don Drummond- Music is My Occupation – Trojan
Records: Don Drummond

10PM
1. Derrick Harriot & The Chosen Few-
Psychedelic Train- The Mighty Trojan Sound

2. Nina Hagen & the Nina Hagen Band- African
Reggae-Nunsexmonkrock

3.Chicha Libre- Guns of Brixton- Cuatro Tigres

4.Hector Zazou & Bony Bikaye- Mangungu- Noir et Blanc

5. Jamoflage- Maraza Ho- unreleased demo

6.Julie Meckler- Bitch- Queenshead

7. Narong Namchai- Pha Hom Hua Chai(Blanket for the
Heart)- Luk Thung: Classic & Obscure 78’s from the Thai Countryside

10:30PM
1.L. Subramaniam- Jai Hanuman- Global Fusion

2.Kal- Duj Duj- Kal

3. Ralf Gum- Linda- Never Leaves You

4. Gabor Szabo- I’ve Just Seen a Face- 1969