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The Rhythm Atlas Mardi Gras & Carnival Special


The Rhythm Atlas Mardi Gras & Carnival Special
Sunday, March 3, 6:00 - 7:00 p.m. on KWGS Public Radio 89.5 | LISTEN LIVE

Tune in to The Rhythm Atlas, hosted by Denis McGilvray, for a celebration of fantastic music connected with the Mardi Gras & Carnival festivals taking place around the world on Tuesday, March 5. From New Orleans and Louisiana, you’ll hear Mardi Gras tunes by Dirty Dozen Brass Band, Dave Bartholomew, Beau Jocques & the Zydeco Hi-Rollers, Cha Wa, and The Meters. The massive Carnival celebrations in Brazil and Colombia are represented by Elza Soares, Caetano Veloso, Carlinhos Brown, and Alvaro Cardenas. And from the Caribbean islands of Trinidad, Guadeloupe, and Martinique you’ll hear Calypso Rose, Kassav’, and Tambu, along with a vintage calypso song by Jamaican-American Harry Belafonte. Laissez les bons temps rouler! Let the good times roll!

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