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 Debut Album from Montréal based latest-incarnation musical chameleon SwingKlezmerJazz inspired Gigi French ! And a selection of Hot New Hits, ranging from ElectroTrad N'goni to SalsaRap Big Band and more, from a surprising number of places on the planet ! Click on ‘World Vibes’ above for more details.
Our first hour starts with a ElectroTrad creation from N’goni master Soul Mama and family members (Mali), then the first SwingKlezmerJazz track off our Featured Album ‘La boue’ (Mud) from Giselle Webber aka Gigi French (Canada), and in between album tracks we hear more new sounds from reminiscing Stephan Eicher (Switzerland), new Hot dance track with friends from Daddy Yankee (Puerto Rico), Salsa meets Rap with Paris based Tamayo & Rocca (Colombia-France), two Compton CA born rappers go guitar from Tyga ft YG with Santana (USA-Mexico), and after one more track from our featured album on depression of the unemployed, we end the first hour with another Chart hit from wordsmith Oxmo Puccino (Mali-France). New inspirations and ideas, enjoy !
Our second hour continues our two musical themes with our first new hit criticizing social media mania with Dakar born Tété (Senegal-France), another track from our featured album criticising domestic abuse in a light SwingJazz approach from Gigi French, and intersperced between more album tracks we hear new sounds from Rio born actress and singer Anitta (Brazil), exorcising her insecurities is new singer-songwriter Pomme (France), ‘rocking the boat’ with London based The Souljazz Orchestra (UK-Canada-US), hitting the screen and high Latino notes is Isabela Merced (US-Peru), a new track from a new artist with Arthur ELY (France), ending the hour and the show with a last track from not a social-issue-based but love- gone-wrong song from Giselle Webber aka Gigi French. Unexpected and refreshing sounds, enjoy !