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Seun Kuti and Zykopops

Lopa Kothari, Lucy Duran and Mary Ann Kennedy with music from WOMAD 2013: Seun Kuti and Egypt 80, Zykopops, Mavrika, Steve Riley and the Mamou Playboys, and Urna Chahar and Kroke.

Lopa Kothari is joined by Lucy Duran and Mary Ann Kennedy for the first of a weekend of broadcasts from the globe's leading festival of world music, live from the festival site in Charlton Park in Wiltshire. Afrobeat stars Seun Kuti and Egypt 80 headline on the Open Air stage, and on Radio 3's own stage comes Croatian turbofolk-punk band Zykopops. Plus Greek rembetika songs from Mavrika, Louisiana cajun sounds with Steve Riley and the Mamou Playboys, tunes from the Isle of Man from Barrule, and Poland meets Mongolia with Urna Chahar and Kroke. Plus interviews and truck sessions, starting off eight hours of live broadcasting from WOMAD.

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Fri 26 Jul 2013 23:00

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Music Played

  • Zykopops

    Diridika

    Composer: Traditional, arr Zykopops/Martin Swan Performers: Lidija Dokuzovic, Erol Zejnilovic, Konrad Lovrencic (4’09) broadcast live on the Radio 3 Stage

  • Zykopops

    Usti Baba

    Composer: Traditional, arr Zykopops/Martin Swan Performers: Lidija Dokuzovic, Erol Zejnilovic, Konrad Lovrencic (4’49) broadcast live on the Radio 3 stage

  • Zykopops

    Duna Ide

    Composer: Traditional, arr Zykopops/Martin Swan Performers: Lidija Dokuzovic, Erol Zejnilovic, Konrad Lovrencic (6’19) broadcast live on the Radio 3 stage

  • Zykopops

    Lada

    Composer: Traditional, arr Zykopops/Martin Swan Performers: Lidija Dokuzovic, Erol Zejnilovic, Konrad Lovrencic (3’42) broadcast live on the Radio 3 stage

  • Seun Kuti & Egypt 80

    African Smoke

    Performers: Seun Kuti and Egypt 80 (7’08) recorded on the Open Air Stage

  • Seun Kuti & Egypt 80

    Mr Big Thief

    Performers: Seun Kuti and Egypt 80 (11’20) recorded on the Open Air Stage

  • Max Romeo

    War in a Babylon

    Performers: Max Romeo, recorded on the Open Air stage

  • Max Romeo

    Chase the Devil

    Performers: Max Romeo, recorded on the Open Air stage

  • Lee “Scratch” Perry

    Curly Locks

    Performers: Lee Scratch Perry, recorded on the Open Air Stage

  • Mavrika

    Manaman

    Performers: Chris Morphitis (guitar, bouzouki), Katina Kagaric (vocals), Pavlos Melas (baglama), Peter Hajioff (bass), Tom Skinner (drums) (2.02) recorded on the Radio 3 stage

  • Mavrika

    The Manas are Complaining

    Performers: (4.45) Performers: Chris Morphitis (guitar, bouzouki), Katina Kagaric (vocals), Pavlos Melas (baglama), Peter Hajioff (bass), Tom Skinner (drums) (2.02) recorded on the Radio 3 stage

  • Steve Riley and The Mamou Playboys

    Bon Reve

    Performers: Kevin Wimmer (fiddle), Sam Broussard (guitar), Kevin Dugas (drums), Brazos Huval (bass) (5.20)

  • Steve Riley and The Mamou Playboys

    Madame Fayelle (6.20)

    Performers: Kevin Wimmer (fiddle), Sam Broussard (guitar), Kevin Dugas (drums), Brazos Huval (bass)

  • Barrule

    In Search of Mananan

    Performers: Tomas Callister (fiddle), Jamie Smith (accordion), Adam Rhodes (bouzouki)

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