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Best of: Music Scenes

120 minsFirst aired 23 Nov 2018

Dan Hancox on Grime, Helen Herimbi on Kwaito, Greg Caz on Bossa Nova, Kelefa Sanneh on Psych Rock.

Today’s best of episode takes us on a musical journey around the globe, as we listen to clips of interviews with a selection of music journalists on the sounds they hear booming through the streets and in the clubs of their neighborhoods and homestates. We’ll cover New York prog and psych rock with music critic Kelefa Sanneh, London grime with journalist Dan Hancox, who recently released a book on the subject, South Africa’s house music, kwaito, with journalist and producer Helen Herimbi and Brazilian Bossa Nova with Brooklyn DJ, writer and music supervisor Greg Caz.

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