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Lopa Kothari with Arif Lohar in session

Lopa Kothari is joined by one of Pakistan's most popular musicians, Punjabi folk singer Arif Lohar, in a joint session with BBC Asian Network's Bobby Friction.

Lopa Kothari is joined by one of Pakistan's most popular musicians, Punjabi folk singer Arif Lohar, in a joint session with the BBC Asian Network's Bobby Friction. There are new releases from Diabel Cissokho from Senegal and Japanese band Minyo Crusa, and the Classic Artist is Romanian brass band Fanfare Ciocarlia.

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Music Played

  • Arif Lohar

    Mahiye

    Performer: Arif Lohar. Performer: Mahiye Boliyan.
  • Minyo Crusaders

    Mamurogawa Ondo

    Ensemble: Minyo Crusaders.
    • Echoes Of Japan.
    • Mais Um Discos.
    • 4.
  • Seun Kuti

    The Theory of Goat and Yam

    Performer: Seun Kuti. Ensemble: Egypt 80.
    • Night Dreamer Direct To Disc Sessions.
    • Night Dreamer.
    • 2.
  • Arif Lohar

    Mirza

    Performer: Arif Lohar.
  • Arif Lohar

    Jugni

    Performer: Arif Lohar.
  • Parimal Shais

    Thangam

    Performer: Parimal Shais. Performer: Navz-47.
    • Kumari Kandam Traps, Vol. 1.
    • Parimal Shais.
    • 4.
  • Diabel Cissokho

    Dembo (My Teacher)

    Performer: Diabel Cissokho.
    • Rhythm of the Griot.
    • Kafou Music.
    • 2.
  • Dan Armeanca

    Iag Bari

    Performer: Fanfare Ciocarlia.
    • Iag Bari.
    • Ashphalt Tango.
    • 13.

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