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 offers our continuing Super Special Show, Part 2 ! After last week’s Part 1, we hear the remaining last interviews we had with artists from Europe and South America at this year’s ‘Francofolies de Montréal’ International Music Festival ! ,Click on ‘World Vibes’ above for more details.
Our first hour is dedicated to our last interviews we had with artists who performed at the recently ended ‘Francofolies de Montréal’, starting with our interview with Bertrand Belin (France), illustrated with songs from his new album ‘Persona’, about one different personality expressed in each song. He’s also a novelist and a sometime actor, as well as writing movie soundtracks. Our next interview is with Montréal based, Medellín born Ramón Chicharrón (Colombia), noted for his fusions of ElectroPsychoTropical Cumbia-Champeta, illustrated with tracks from his new album, which he recorded in the Tropical Jungle of Costa Rica in Central America ! And so ends our interviews with artists at the ‘Francofolies de Montréal’, and ends our first hour of the show. Inspiring tales of creativity and invention, enjoy !
Our second hour we keep the theme on our interviewees both in this week’s and last week’s show by playing tracks from their latest albums not played during the interviews. And so we hear songs from Dany Placard’s (Canada) album ‘Full Face’, Samba de la Muerte’s (France) album ‘A Life with Large Opening’, Témé Tan’s (DR Congo-Belgium) debut album ‘Témé Tan’, Navet Confit’s (Canada) album ‘LP8 Engagement, lute, clan et respect’, more tracks from Ramón Chicharrón’s new album ‘Merecumbé’, in fact ending the hour and the show with a track from Navet Confit’s soon to be released album ‘A Justin Trudeau Kinda Party’. A cornucopia of different sounds and inspirations, enjoy !