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Lopa Kothari with a Road Trip to Argentina

Lopa Kothari explores a new compilation of funaná music from 1990s Cape Verde, and Betto Arcos reports from Argentina on the accordion-based chamamé folk style.

Lopa Kothari explores a new compilation of funaná music from 1990s Cape Verde, in conversation with producer Vik Sohonie of Ostinato Records. In the latest Road Trip, Betto Arcos travels to Argentina and the provinces of Corrientes and Misiones, home to the accordion-based chamamé folk style. Plus the latest new releases from across the globe.

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Music Played

  • Lajkó Félix & Velosi

    Speedmotion

    • Fono.
  • Babani Koné

    Djeliya

    • World Village.
  • Rachid Taha

    Like A Dervish

    • Naive/Believe.
  • Bitori e Fefé di Calbicera

    Mô Na Máma

    • Ostinato Records.
  • Peps Love

    Pom Um Grogu

    • Ostinato Records.
  • Grupo Ferro Gaita

    Rei di Tabanka

    • Ostinato Records.
  • Arif Lohar

    Othay amlan de hone nay naberay

    • Kise nai teri zaat puchni.
    • Oreintal Star.
    • 4.
  • Trío Cocomarola

    Kilómetro 11

    • Philips.
  • Gicela Mendez Ribeiro

    Meu Chamamé

  • Angel Montiel

    Traditional Chamamé tune (feat. Juan Pablo Rivas, Alan Guillén & Fernando Chingoli Bofill)

  • Antonio Tormo

    El Rancho de la Cambicha

    • Monitor Records.
  • Los Núñez

    Traditional Chamamé tune

  • Nde Ramírez

    Mister Chamamé

    • Bienvenidos a Villa Jardin Donde Nadie se Enoja.
    • Club del Disco.
    • 11.
  • Juan Formell y Los Van Van

    De la Havana a matamzas

    • Havana Si.
    • Nascente.
    • 02.

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