Music and audio interviews for broadcasters

This year Music Freedom Day has a special focus on Pakistan, Tibet and Sudan. Radio broadcasters can connect via skype or phone to an exiled musician from Sudan living in Cairo or take a look at the issues in Pakistan and Tibet. Bahrain The Bahraini composer Ahmed Ali Al Ghanem has dedicated a piece to […]

Posted on March 2, 2014 at 09:00 by Mik Aidt · Permalink · Comments Closed
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Recommended Mali music for airplay

New CD in support of Mali musicians Freemuse has supported Clermont Music’s production of a new CD with music which was recorded at the Festival au Désert in Timbuktu, Mali. Clermont Music supports the mission of the Festival au Désert and manages and releases recordings primarily from the western Sahara of Africa. The official release […]

Posted on March 1, 2013 at 04:30 by Mik Aidt · Permalink · Comments Closed
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Ranagri track for Music Freedom Day

‘Ranagri’ is a new project from four musicians in London who have recently come together to create some exciting new sounds. They just finished the track ‘The Rhythm Takes You Back’ a few days ago, and in an e-mail they told Freemuse that they have dedicated this track to Music Freedom Day. It is inspired […]

Posted on March 1, 2013 at 03:00 by Mik Aidt · Permalink · One Comment
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Germany: Radio WDR’s ‘5 Planeten’ highlights Mali music on Sunday

Radio presenter Stefan Müller writes: “In this issue of the 5 Planeten on the Music Freedom Day we focus on Mali’s griot number one, Bassekou Kouyaté, and his new album ‘Jama Ko’. It will be “CD of the week” from Monday in WDR Funkhaus Europa with a daily feature.” “We also look at the actual […]

Posted on February 28, 2013 at 18:00 by Mik Aidt · Permalink · Leave a comment
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Italy: Leading independent radio station joins Music Freedom Day

From Claudio Agostoni, who is Head of Programmes at Radio Popolare Milano, we received this message: “Radio Popolare, the leading independent radio station in Italy, would be very pleased to be be a part of Music Freedom Day, that we discovered through your website. We are always very interested and active on freedom and human […]

Posted on February 28, 2013 at 16:00 by Mik Aidt · Permalink · One Comment
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