Explore music from around the world, with presenter Pierre Tremblay. Each week he introduces a unique mix of sounds, musical styles and languages. Whether traditional or contemporary, familiar or unusual, the selections you'll hear will always be captivating.
Catch it live:
Saturday 1.10pm -3pm
This week World Vibes has a new selection of Hot New Hits from a surprising number pf places on the planet ! With songs from Asia Minor to the Indian Ocean, a lot from Africa, and farther afield ! You’ll hear everything from Electro-Trad Breton Rap to tongue-in-cheek Zouglou Dance ! A show not to be missed ! Click on ‘World Vibes’ above for more details.
Our first hour starts off our sampling of new creations with a first track from acoustic trad Maloya great Danyèl Waro (Reunion) who returns after an absence of 7 years ! Then our first of three tracks from Jazz Fuzhion pianist Roberto Fonseca (Cuba) with guest operatic singer Bàrbara Llanes, Sufi inspired new diva Nawa (Comores), new Tuareg Folk Rock from Tamikrest (Mali), ending the hour with another Maloya rendition from Danyèl Waro. Enduring new sounds for the ages, enjoy !
Our second hour starts off our sampling of hot new hits with ex-students Zouglou Pop Dance quartet Révolution (Ivory Coast), dark, brooding rap from Ceza (pronounced ‘Jayza’) (Turkey), stunning techno-trad Kora Griot fusions with Kala Juta - Samba Diabaté & Vincent Zanetti (Mali-Switzerland), happy Rio Rap best sung from Criolo (Brazil), new sounds from Wassoulou diva Oumou Sangaré (Mali), new avant-garde dark Breton Rap from Krismenn (France), Electro Mandinka Dance remixed with Midnight Ravers (Karmaa remix) (Mali-France), ending the hour and the show with one last soulful Creole Maloya track from Danyèl Waro. Music for the soukls of all ages and styles, enjoy !