East of Zero, playing Tuesdays 10 pm - 12 am (Central Time, US). At WEFT 90.1 FM.Listen to it live online at the weft.org website (follow this link, then click "Listen Online" at its top-right corner), or on your old-fashioned radio if you're in Illinois (WEFT 90.1 FM).
Audio available live only; playlists available after the show.
What is East of Zero? Music from the lands east of zero degree longitude (eastern hemisphere of our planet). Music mellow and melodramatic, upbeat and downbeat. Eclectic and electric.
10:02PM Joe Zawinul “Intro to Orient Express” from 75 (CD, Album, Jazz) on Heads Up
10:05PM Joe Zawinul “Orient Express” from 75 (CD, Album, Jazz) on Heads Up
10:18PM Various Artists “Miles From India” from Miles From India (CD, Album, Jazz) on unknown
10:27PM Mynta “Hymn of India” from Hot Madras (CD, Album, World, 1992) on Miramar
10:30PM Mynta “The Last Forest” from Hot Madras (CD, Album, World, 1992) on Miramar
10:40PM Various Artists “Chanda Mama” from Playing For Change (CD, Album, World, 2009) on Hear Music
10:44PM Agatsuma “Solitude” from Beams (CD, Album, Private, 2003) on unknown
10:51PM Bombay Dub Orchestra “Egypt By Air” from Six Degrees of the Middle East (CD, Comp, World, 2009, added 07/16/2009) on Six Degrees
11:03PM Knut Reiersrud “Tenka Met (Sit and Be Quiet)” from Footwork (CD, Album, World, 1994) on Shanachie
11:09PM Leni Stern “Ahinin Be Al Allah (Lord, Have Mercy)” from Africa (CD, Album, World, 2007) on self-released
11:17PM Kimi Djabate “Djalia (The Griot's Art)” from Karam (CD, Album, World, 2009, added 07/30/2009) onCumbancha
11:22PM Hugh Masekela “Musanayu Watula” from Phola (CD, Album, World, 2009, added 06/25/2009) on Four Quarters Entertainment / Times Square
11:31PM Bela Fleck / Zakir Hussain / Edgar Meyer “Cadence” from The Melody of Rhythm: Triple Concerto & Music For Trio (CD, Album, World, 2009, added 09/03/2009) on E1 Music (dist. Crossover Media)
11:35PM Sean Blackman “Annur” from In Transit (CD, Album, World, 2009, added 09/06/2009) on self-released
11:41PM Said Mrad “Love Night” from Mille et Une Nuits (CD, Album, Private) on unknown
11:47PM Rabih Abou-Khalil “Arabian Waltz” from Arabian Waltz (CD, Album, World) on Enja Records
11:55PM Fat Freddy's Drop “Del Fuego” from Based On a True Story (CD, Album, World) on unknown