CALABASH MUSIC (New:
Might be the best source to purchase online world music. Check their
"Search and Play" feature. Enter an artist name or music genre, and
they'll provide samples of other similar music you might enjoy.
MUSIC (New: Jan/07)
"A radar and archive of music African and otherwise"
A great source of downloadable music and videos. Main focus is on
African music. Includes full, customized albums of music from around
Africa, podcasts and more.
A good list of radio stations in North America and around the world. Don't count on
every link being up to date. Not all broadcast on the net.
Select a country, and find websites for radio stations.
World-wide radio selection website
Huge selection of Internet-based radio stations of all genres. (Doesn't
appear to work too well with Firefox).
See my appreciation of Charlie
who has finally left his radio broadcasting career (except for 1 30
minute BBC show). I used to listen to his BBC radio show every week.
has a lot of good information and playlists of past shows, plus archives of
many of his best shows of the past.
Links to some old Charlie Gillett shows. The best of them? Catch Mavis Staples
spending most of 2 hours with Charlie on Chrismas Day, 2004. You should also listen to Djelimady Tounkara's
show. Mondomix also has many fRoots radio shows with Ian Anderson.
RADIO SHOWS IN NORTH AMERICA
Seattle-based web page listing a lot of African music radio shows available around
Annual world music awards: (lots of music & video links)
World Music Audio Guide
Full concerts from a raft of performers, including Ba Cissoko, Daara J,
Souad Massi, Tinariwen and many more.
This year's lineup includes Amadou & Mariam, Geoffrey Oryema, Jaojoby,
Lura, Huun Huur Tu, and lots more.
Concerts by Mahotella Queens, Djelimady Tounkara, Salif Keita, Toumani
Diabate, Varttina, Guo Yue, Emmanuel Jal, Anoushka Shankar, Ska Cubano,
Femi Kuti and more.
HOBER RADIO: Diverse,
HIGHWAY RECORDS: Americana. Lots of music clips.
BRAVA from Salvador da Bahia Brazil (broadcasting via Live365)
NEW WORLD BUZZ
Information, news and live radio (via Live 365)
UK-based African music radio station (esp. Ghanaian music)
Monthly radio show featuring selections from the excellent "Rough