About the show
Playing tracks by
Daft Punk, Gotan Project, Koxmoz, Brenda Fassie, Kid Creole And The Coconuts, Of Montreal and more.
This week’s Guava Beats (17/11/10) takes you to the heart of South Africa as Joëlle Lerner&Rosamund Fraser explore the cultural sights and sounds of Cape Town; expect the legendary vocals of Brenda Fassie amongst the usual tips and hints on where to find the party. We'll be playing a lively mix of Bonde do Role, Femi Kuti, Gotan Project and Asian Dub Foundation, and of course, some of Czechoslovakia 's finest Ska!
Also this week, we welcome you to a more relaxed part of the show in 'Suava Wax', the recently coined name of Guava Beat's chill-out feature. For This session’s Suava we played the beautiful Space Walk by Lemon Jelly. What will it be next week? E-mail in your recommendations.