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 two musical themes on offer ! First our Featured New Album from eleven member AfrikanBeat EthioHighlifeFunkBeat Brass band ‘Les Frères Smith’ (The Brothers Smith) ! And a new selection of Hot New Hits from a lot of places on the planet ! Click on ‘World Vibes’ above for more details.
Our first hour starts with new sounds from traditional Morna singer (see photo) Mariana Ramos with Natche (Cape Verde), then our first track from our Featured Album ‘Mutation’, the third from Paris based ‘Les Frères Smith’ (Africa-France), and in between more album tracks we hear new creations from ‘her drummer goes main singer’ with Ricky Hollywood ft Juliette Armanet (France), a taste of HassaniJazzGnawaSufi melodies from Casablanca based Oum (Morocco), famed Black Eyed Peas go Latino with El Alfa (USA-Dominican Rep), ending th first hour with the SoulfulJazzy title track off our featured album. New sounds and innovative creations, enjoy !
Our second hour continues our two musical themes with new hits from Paris based virtuoso singer-musicians Rosemary Standley & Dom La Nena (USA-France-Brazil), new MaloyaTrad infused hit from Sages Comme Des Sauvages ft Danyèl Waro (Belgium-Reunion), an unexpected Arab infused track from our featured album ‘Mutation’, and intersperced between more album tracks, we sample new creations from ‘kids on the street become rappers’ with Fedez & Robert Miles (Italy), debut Creole balad from Port Joli based Saïna Manotte (French Guyana), her two year old debut hit remixed Latino style with Aya Nakamura & Maluma (Mali-France-Colombia), and after one last Green anti-Corruption track from our featured album, we end the hour and the show with a new duet ‘to go’ with Swing & Angèle (Belgium). New ideas, new expressions, enjoy !