With the upcoming visit to Northern California of blind Aboriginal Australian singer/songwriter GURRUMUL and the ongoing situation, rampant on the ground in Australia, of government-enforced shutdowns and evictions of Aboriginal communities from their traditional homelands (info: SOSBlakAustralia.com), Music of the World focuses on contemporary Aboriginal music.  

In the aftermath of the devastating attacks on a University in the north of the country his morning’s Music of the World with Stephen Kent features music from Kenya, from the traditional sounds of the Masai to the Obokano of the Gusii people in rural Kenya to the Benga beats and styles of the contemporary … Continued