Nouvelle Ambiance with Hugo Mendez

Racines and Roots

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120 minsFirst aired 23 Nov 2018
Artwork by Nick Taylor

The outernational selector explores the crossroads between dub and its Nyabinghi roots, and folkloric drum traditions across the Islands.

Whether the rhythms of the Caribbean islands were exchanged by fishermen, intrepid swimmers or whether they just floated across on the breeze is anyone’s guess, but Hugo Mendez investigates the intersection between the rhythms of dub, its Nyabinghi roots, and the folkloric percussion traditions across the islands.

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