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 Creations, Fuzhions, Genre Blendings and Mixes from a surprising number places on the planet ! You’ll hear New Singles from Africa to the Americas and Europe to the Middle-East, with a particular preponderance of New Creations from land-locked Mali in the mix ! Click on ‘World Vibes’ above for more details.
Our first hour starts with Hot New Sounds from new Griot-Trad-Fuzhion singer-guitarist duo Djénéba et Fousco (Mali), 'love on the beach' pop with Arcadian (France), Techno Poetry from Arabic Avant-garde Indie stars Maryam Saleh, Maurice Louca & Tamer Abu Ghazaleh (Egypt-Palestine-France), new compositions from the Wassoulou Diva (see photo) Oumou Sangaré (Mali), more Reggaeton 'lurve' from Enrique Iglesias ft Bad Bunny (Spain-Puerto Rico), New Year atmosphere from musical project B.I.M. (Benin-France), Cajun-Griot blendings with Boubacar Traoré (Mali), multi-linguist love from Mylène Farmer (France), ending the first hour with stunnning Grico Tarantella blendings from Canzoniere Grecanico Salentino (Italy). Inventive new sounds to inspire and enthrall, enjoy !
Our second hour continues our selection of New Creations with another track from inspired Griot Trad Fuzzhion couple Djénéba et Fousco, new Baila Funk from Sao Paolo boy MC Fioti (Brazil), Gnawa-Jazz-Fuzhion virtuoso performances with Gabacho Maroc (Spain-France-Morrocco), inspired Tuareg Blues from Tamikrest (Mali), an island of love with Florence born Emma (Italy), hot Ethio Dance from legal immigrant Gili Yalo (Ethiopia-Israel), Griot Trad musicians meet Classical String Quartet experimentalists with Trio Da Lila & Kronos Quartet (Mali-USA), ‘if you drink don’t love’ with new trio Shanguy (France), Afro-Latino Carnaval fare from Pacific coast Bambarabanda (Colombia), ending the hour and the show with one more Trad-Fuzhion balad from Djénéba et Fousco . New Sounds creative, inventive and danceable for one and all, enjoy !