HOME SHOWS PLAYLIST EVENTS XRAY TV BLOG MEMBERSHIP Sign In

Shows

The Adventures of Encyclopedia Sound

The Adventures of Encyclopedia Sound

  • Sundays, 12:00pm2:00pm

The Adventures of Encyclopedia Sound features classic and modern vinyl cuts from Africa, Brazil, and Latin America.

This show features the best cuts from current releases and reissue compilations. You will hear cuts from albums that are currently available. This show will also feature classic vinyl cuts of the 60s and 70s that are rarely heard on U.S. radio. 

African music content focuses on Western Africa, featuring cuts from Mali, Guinea, Senegal, Ivory Coast, Congo, Ghana, Nigeria, Benin, Burkina Faso, Ethiopia, Angola, Cameroon, and Cabo Verde. Featured styles include Highlife, Rhumba, Afro-Latin, Jazz, Afrobeat, Folk, and more.

Brazilian music styles include Samba, Bossa Nova, Forro, Folk, Funk, Black Rio Soul, Tropicalia, and Psychedelic Rock.

Latin American music content focuses on Cuba, Colombia, and "Nueva Yorica." Musical styles range from trio to orchestra. 


THE VAULT /// RECENT BROADCASTS

XRAY.fm makes recently broadcasted shows available for two weeks after the original show date.

Previous123456789