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Carolina Chocolate Drops

Duration:
2 hours
First broadcast:
Friday 28 December 2012

Mary Ann Kennedy with tracks from across the globe, plus a concert set from American old-time string band the Carolina Chocolate Drops.

To set the mood for World on 3's upcoming three live broadcasts from Glasgow's Celtic Connections festival, we look back at one of the highlights from the 2012 Festival, a concert set from one of today's most exciting bands playing Amercian roots music.

Music Played

28 items
Timings (where shown) are from the start of the programme in hours and minutes
  • Image for Locust Honey String Band

    Locust Honey String Band Banjo Pickin'Girl

    He Ain't No Good, Independent

  • Image for Bassekou Kouyate feat. Kasse Mady Diabate

    Bassekou Kouyate feat. Kasse Mady Diabate Sinaly

    Jama Ko, Out Here

  • Image for Ballaké Sissoko

    Ballaké Sissoko Boubalaka

    At Peace, No Format

  • Image for Barrule

    Barrule She Lhong Honnick Me

    Barrule, Wordfell Records

  • Image for Tim O'Brien and Darrell Scott

    Tim O'Brien and Darrell Scott A House Of Gold

    Live - Tim O'Brien & Darrell Scott - We're Usually A Lot better Than This, Full Light Records

  • Image for Esko Järvelä

    Esko Järvelä Polska Supreme

    Es & Co, Frigg

  • Image for Carlos Núñez

    Carlos Núñez Pasacorredoiras (with Sharon Shannon)

    Discover, Sony Music

  • The Carolina Chocolate Drops in Concert

  • Image for Toumani Diabate and Sidiké Diabate

    Toumani Diabate and Sidiké Diabate Improvised kora duet

    BBC Studio Recording

  • Image for Ana Alcaide

    Ana Alcaide Khun Caravan

    La cantiga del Fuego, ARC Music

  • Image for Louisa Lyne and di Yiddishe Kapelye

    Louisa Lyne and di Yiddishe Kapelye Di Krenitse

    Debyut, MaestroMusic

  • The Carolina Chocolate Drops in Concert

  • Image for Nuru Kane

    Nuru Kane Zikar

    Exile, Riverboat Records

  • Image for Ballaké Sissoko

    Ballaké Sissoko Maimouna

    At Peace, No Format

  • Image for Getatchew Mekuria and The Ex and Friends

    Getatchew Mekuria and The Ex and Friends Zera

    Y'Anbessaw Tezeta, Terp Records

  • Image for Nicolas Repac with Cheikh Lo

    Nicolas Repac with Cheikh Lo Pulaar

    Black Box, No Format

  • Image for Rodrigo Romani

    Rodrigo Romani Lila

    As arpas de Breogán, Fol

  • Image for Michael Marra

    Michael Marra All to Please Macushla

    BBC Studio Recording, New Year 2011

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