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.
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Saturday 1.10pm -3pm
This week World Vibes has a special guest in studio ! M. Joul aka Dr. Eggs who talks with us just before performing his last concert in Hong Kong, on his "Farewell Tour" across the continents ! We also sample a selection of his New and Classic Hits across his twenty-two year carreer. In our second hour we sample Hot Hits from our featured 30th Year Anniversary album for Lusafrica and from a lot of places on the planet ! Click on 'World Vibes' above for more details.
Our first hour is devoted to our guest in studio Dr Eggs, just a few hours before his last concert in Hong Kong at Grappa's in Central, then continuing his "Farewell Tour" to Europe with concerts in the UK and ending in France, where he was born. We recall our first interview some 13 years ago when he was doing 'Café Théatre' at 'Le Rideau' restaurant in Central, and musically playing a new Single 'Mad Little Thing' off his soon to be released album, back to his 2014 Hit 'Sunset Boulevard" with the video filmed in Nepal while gigs were in the US, his 2011 album T.I.N.N.S., we play the original "Little Thing", his only compilation the 2008 "Hong Kong, City Sounds", on to his first France recorded album "Peep Show", with the single "Comme un dingue". In between we talk of his Music School "Amusix", his D.I.Y. approach to career, creativity and management, and lots more. With his 22 year career ending this year, great Rock, great Artist, vive Dr. Eggs !
Our second hour samples new hits Bryant Myers (Puerto Rico-US), then onto our first hit from our featured album "Lusafrica, 30th Anniversary Album" whith remixes of their biggest stars, starting with a remixed version from Boubacar Traoré (Mali), new rap best sung from Dadju (France), a new remix from celebrated Cesaria Evora (Cape Verde), a self-penned Hispanic hit from Inna (Romania), e new remix from the late Folk singer Polo Montañez (Cuba), more soulful rap best sung from Marseilles based Soprano & Niska (France), a new remixed version from exiled hero Bonga (Angola), debut thoghtful balad from Maneskin (Italy), ending the hour and the show with a last remixed hit from Lisbon based Tito Paris (Cape Verde). Surprising sounds to enliven and entertain, enjoy !