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 of note ! First our featured new album of Caribbean Reggae from Taj Weeks & Adowa, whose members hail from various islands in the Caribbean, but none from Jamaica ! And a new selection of Hot New Hits from a surprising number of places on the planet, with Hot Hits from the African Diaspora all the way to Australia, Europe West and East, the Americas and the Caribbean in an exciting new mix ! Click on 'world Vibes' above for more details.
Our first hour starts off with the first single off the new album of Folk-Pop singer-songwriter Fito Mansilla (Spain), then we play our first track off our featured New Reggae album "To All My Relations" from Taj Weeks from St. Lucia and his band Adowa, whose members hail from Dominica, Trinidad, St. Lucia and Haiti. In between more tracks from our featured album we hear new sounds from Quito based and Portuguese singing Nicola Cruz (Ecuador), Rap best sung from brothers Maître Gims & Dadju (DR Congo-France), NeoGlam love creativity from -M- (France), musings of America from Ligabue (Italy), ending the hour with a guitar driven PopReggae track from our featured album. A mixed bag of different inspirations and creativities, enjoy !
Our second hour continues our two themes, starting with a new stream-of-thought rap from Aya Nakamura (Mali-France), then on to our first single from our featured album of mostly Reggae hits, though with a few tracks hitting Pop-Guitar or SlowJazz notes, in between we sample New Hits from AfroTechnoDance outfit from Lyons, Pat Kalla & Le Super Mojo (Cameroon-France), a full UrbanLatino hit from Inna (Romania), a new creation from Master AfroJazz musician-arranger in his 70's Ray Lema (DR Congo-France), growing up blues from Toulouse based brothers Bigflo & Oli (France), and just after our last full ReggaeTrad track from our featured album, we end the hour and the show with a visionary rap from Melbourne based Ms Sampa The Great (Zambia-Botswana-Australia). A cornucopia of stunning sounds, enjoy !