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The show’s motto is Live Locally, Groove Globally, and it’s taken seriously! Hear upbeat music from the world over on this spirited celebration of musical culture in traditional and hybrid forms. Each two-hour episode features all kinds of music from around the world, from Qawwali to Cajun, from sacred to secular, from Pakistani brass bands to klezmer.
Spin The Globe also brings you interviews of musicians, authors, and others impacting the world of “world music.” Guests have included Vagabond Opera, Tyva Kyzy, Hugh Masekela, Andy Palacio, Afro Celt Sound System, Ladysmith Black Mambazo, Oliver Mtukudzi, David Krakauer, Baka Beyond, Bob Brozman, Yawo, Yale Strom, Nawal, Markus James, Lagbaja, Vusi Mahlasela, Bat Makumba, and many many more.