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.
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; specially curated mixtapes, classic tracks and new releases, plus a monthly Road Trip, taking us to the heart of each location's music and culture. Whether it's traditional Indian ragas, Malian funk, UK folk or Cuban jazz, you'll hear it on Music Planet.