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Eugenia Georgieva in session with Kathryn Tickell

Eugenia Georgieva in session, a Road Trip to North Carolina, a Mixtape from Michael League, and the winners of this year's fRoots Critics' Poll. With Kathryn Tickell.

Kathryn Tickell introduces a specially recorded studio session from Bulgarian singer Eugenia Georgieva and her band. In this week's Road Trip, American folk musician Riley Baugus reports from North Carolina, our classic artist is Algerian rai star Khaled and our Mixtape comes from Michael League of the groups Snarky Puppy and Bokanté. fRoots Editor Ian Anderson announces the winners of the magazine's end-of-year Critics' Poll and there's the usual round-up of the latest releases including tracks by Fofoulah, Yama Warashi and Lau.

Listen to the world - Music Planet, Radio 3's new world music show presented by Lopa Kothari and Kathryn Tickell, brings us the best roots-based music from across the globe - with live sessions from the biggest international names and the freshest emerging talent; classic tracks and new releases, and every week a bespoke Road Trip from a different corner of the globe, taking us to the heart of its music and culture. Plus special guest Mixtapes and gems from the BBC archives. Whether it's traditional Indian ragas, Malian funk, UK folk or Cuban jazz, you'll hear it on Music Planet.

2 hours

Music Played

  • Boubacar Traoré


    • Lusafrica 30th Anniversary Album.
    • Lusafrica.
    • 7.
  • Eugenia Georgieva

    Ivan Bulya Si Dumashe

  • Fofoulah


    • Daega Rek.
    • Glitterbeat Indigo.
    • 2.
  • Catrin Finch & Seckou Keita

    Yama Ba

    Performer: Catrin Finch. Performer: Seckou Keita.
    • SOAR.
    • Bendigedig Recordings.
    • 3.
  • Da Costa Woltz's Southern Broadcasters

    John Brown's Dream

    • Da Costa Woltz's Southern Broadcasters.
    • Gennett.
    • 24.
  • Riley Baugus, James Leva & Leo Shannon

    Back Step Cindy

  • Riley Baugus & Leo Shannon

    Charlie Barnette Lowe's Tune

  • Tommy Jarrell & Paul Brown

    The Drunken Hiccups

    • Tommy Jarrell. Volume 1.
    • Field Recorders' Collective.
    • 24.
  • Yama Warashi

    Jyomon Doki Doki

    • Small Pond Recordings.
  • Dur-Dur Band

    Jaajumoow Jees

    • Dur Dur Of Somalia Vol 1 & Vol 2.
    • Analog Africa.
    • 8.
  • Eugenia Georgieva

    Po Drum Mome

  • Eugenia Georgieva

    Zmey Lyubi Moma

  • Khaled


    • Liberté.
    • 12.
  • You Are Wolf

    As Sylvie Was Walking

    • Keld.
    • Firecrest Records.
    • 2.
  • Ngoni ba

    I Speak Fula

    • I Speak Fula.
    • Sub Pop.
    • 1.
  • Kardes Türküler


    • Yol.
  • Led Zeppelin

    When The Levee Breaks

    • Led Zeppelin IV.
    • Atlantic.
    • 8.
  • Jaune Toujours


    • Europeana.
    • Choux de Bruxelles.
    • 4.
  • Verka Sidorova

    Lale li si, ziumbiul li si

    • Bulgarian Folk Songs, Vol. 8.
    • Balkanton.
    • 004.
  • Eugenia Georgieva

    Podzim Sum, Male, Legnala

  • Lau


    Performer: Lau.
    • Midnight and Closedown.
    • Reveal Records.
    • 5.


  • Fri 7 Dec 2018 23:00

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