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"Hurdy Gurdy Songs" is a new show exploring the breadth and depth of resistance songs across ethnic, national and generational lines.

Produced and hosted by Jorge Arevalo Mateus, Executive Director of the Association for Cultural Equity-Alan Lomax Archive and co-founder of the Woody Guthrie Archives, the program will present classic artists and performances alongside obscure, unknown and emerging singers and players, drawing from repertoires of resistance songs both local and wide.

Hurdy Gurdy highlights the struggles of the people -- showcasing individuals, communities and social movements from traditional protests to the latest rage, through songs created in response and resistance.

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"Hurdy Gurdy Songs" is a new show exploring the breadth and depth of resistance songs across ethnic, national and generational lines.

Produced and hosted by Jorge Arevalo Mateus, Executive Director of the Association for Cultural Equity-Alan Lomax Archive and co-founder of the Woody Guthrie Archives, the program will present classic artists and performances alongside obscure, unknown and emerging singers and players, drawing from repertoires of resistance songs both local and wide.

Hurdy Gurdy highlights the struggles of the people -- showcasing individuals, communities and social movements from traditional protests to the latest rage, through songs created in response and resistance.

    Hurdy Gurdy Songs: MARGINALIZED VOICES (episode #37)

    Hurdy Gurdy Songs: MARGINALIZED VOICES (episode #37)

    With guest Saijah Williams of the TeachRock-Rock and Roll Forever Foundation.
    Here's the playlist:
    1. Respect-Aretha Franklin (Chain of Fools,Rhino Atlantic)
    2. Universal Soldier-Buffy Saint-Marie (Its My Way!)
    3. Woodstock-Joni Mitchell (Ladies of the Canyon, Rhino)
    4. To Be Young, Gifted and Black-Nina Simone (Forever Young, Gifted&Black: Songs of Freedom and Spirit RCA/Legacy)
    5. Ladies First-Queen Latifah & Monie Love (All Hail the Queen, Tommy Boy Music)
    6. Rebel Girl-Bikini Kill (The Singles,Bikini Kill Records LLC)
    7. Como La Flor-Selena (Entre A Mi Mundo, Capitol/EMI Latin)
    8. Seven Nation Army-The White Stripes (Seven Nation Army, CDI Music Ltda.)
    9. Run the World (Girls)Beyoncé (4(Deluxe), Parkwood Entertainment /Columbia)
    10. Yesterday-Noname (Telefone, Not On Label (Noname (18)
    11. Your Best American Girl-Mitski(Puberty 2,Dead Oceans)
    12. Mad (feat. Lil Wayne)-Solange (A Seat at the Table, Saint Records /Columbia)
    13. 1950-King Princess (1950, Zelig Music, LLC)

    • 58 min
    Hurdy Gurdy Songs: MUJERES LATINAS (HGS episode#36)

    Hurdy Gurdy Songs: MUJERES LATINAS (HGS episode#36)

    Latina women and their Hurdy Gurdy Songs! Here's the playlist:
    1. Hurdy Gurdy Man-Eartha Kitt (Spark)
    2.Puerto Rican Women- The Vinyl Project Collective
    3. America from West Side Story- Leonard Bernstein(Symphonic Dances And Songs)CBS
    4. El Mar Que Llevo Dentro-Rita Moreno (Una Vez Más, Crescent Moon Records)
    5. Quiero Mas-Zoraida Santiago (Algo Mas Que Rabia)Discos Mila
    6. Algo Mas- Zoraida Santiago(Algo Mas Que Rabia, Discos Mila)
    7. Temes-iLe (Sony Music Latin)
    8. Mis Tres Novios-Myrta Silva (Camina Como Chencha,Alegria Music Latino)
    9. Nada-Myrta Silva (Camina Como Chencha,Alegria Music Latino)
    10. Camina Como Chencha-Myrta Silva (Mis Tres Novios, Musart-Balboa)
    11. La Jíbara Se Va (Son Montuno)-La Calandria[feat. Claudio Ferrer Y Sus Jibaros)
    12. Somos Boricuas- La Calandria (iLatina Music)
    13. El Que Se Va No Hace Falta (Seis)- La Calandria (Ernestina Reyes "La Calandria",Calle Mayor)
    14. Métetelo- Andrea Echeverri Ruiseñora(Nacional Records)
    15. Manos de Mujeres-Marta Gómez (Musiquita Aluna)

    • 59 min
    Hurdy Gurdy Songs, WOMEN FOLK (episode #35)

    Hurdy Gurdy Songs, WOMEN FOLK (episode #35)

    WOMEN FOLK, Women folksingers and their songs.
    Here's the plalylist:
    1. Hurdy Gurdy Man-Eartha Kitt (Spark)
    2. Pistol Packin' Momma-Aunt Molly Jackson (The Folk Grass Explosion)
    2a.Pistol Pckin' Momma - Bing Crsby and the Andrew Sisters
    3. Christ Was a Wayworn Traveler-Sara Ogun Gunning(A Girl of Constant Sorrow)
    4. The False True Love-Shirley Collins (Golden Hits By Shirley Collins Vol 1)
    5. I'm Troubled About My Soul -Lillie Knox(Deep River of Song: South Carolina-Got the Keys to the Kingdom Rounder)
    6. Troubled 'Bout My Soul-Clothesline Revival feat. Lillie Knox (American Primitive, Vol. I: Raw Pre-War Gospel)
    7. Satisfied (feat. Florence Stamp and Group of Girls)-Clothesline Revival (Long Gone, PALEO MUSIC)
    8. She-Wolf-Jessie Mae Hemphill (Vogue)
    9. I'm Going Home to Live With Jesus- Viola James
    10. Lost Woman Song-Ani DiFranco (Righteous Babe Records)
    11. Blackwater Side- Anne Briggs(4 Men With Beards)
    12. Kumbaya-Joan Baez(We Shall Overcome / Kumbaya,Vanguard)

    • 58 min
    Hurdy Gurdy Songs - WOMEN'S Herstory Month (episode #34)

    Hurdy Gurdy Songs - WOMEN'S Herstory Month (episode #34)

    Women of color and their songs!
    Playlist:
    1. Hurdy Gurdy Man-Eartha Kitt (Spark)
    2. Water Boy-Odetta (Top Rank International)
    3. Freight Train-Elizabeth Cotten (Volume 3: When I'm Gone, Folkways Records)
    4.Disrespect-Chaka Khan and Mary Blige
    5. Deep Vein Trombosis-Neneh Cherry (Broken Politics)
    6. The Sound Mirror, feat. June Tyson-Sun Ra and His Arkestra Taking (Enterplanetary Koncepts)
    7. Ecué-Ruth Fernandez
    8. Raza Pura-Lucesita Benitez Herencia Revolucionaria
    9. Soy de una Raza Pura-Lucesita Benitez
    10. Bemba Colorá- Celia Cruz, Música Tradicional Cubana Vol. 3
    11. Miriam's Goodbye to Africa - Miriam Makeba
    12. Take a Message to the Captain- Fanny
    13. Bitter Sweet-Isis

    • 58 min
    Hurdy Gurdy Songs: The Ballad of Josh White, Hurdy Gurdy Man (HGS#33)

    Hurdy Gurdy Songs: The Ballad of Josh White, Hurdy Gurdy Man (HGS#33)

    The Ballad of Josh White, with guests Elijah Wald and Doug Yeager. Here's the playlist:
    1. Jim Crow Train - Josh White (Josh White: American Folk Hero)
    2. Scandalous & a Shame - Blind Joe Taggart (Complete Recorded Works In Chronological Order, Volume 1 -- 1926-1928, Document Records)
    3. Jesus Gonna Make Up My Dyin' Bed - Josh White (The Best of Josh White, Rhino/Elektra)
    4. Uncle Sam Says-Joshua White
    5. Pickin' Low Cotton (TwinBirdz)
    6. Silicosis Is Killin' Me-Josh White (Blues Legends: Josh White,Kateland)
    7. Trouble-Josh White(Chain Gang Songs, Rhino/Elektra)
    8. House of the Rising Sun(Live)- Josh White Jr. (Live in Franconia, Silverwolf)
    9. Strange Fruit- Josh White(Josh White: American Folk Hero,Black Sheep Music)
    10. One Meatball (Live) Josh White Jr.(Live in Franconia, Silverwolf)
    11. Jelly Jelly-Josh White (Everest Records)
    12. I Left a Good Deal In Mobile-Josh White(Suncoast Music)

    • 59 min
    Hurdy Gurdy Songs - Issac Sawyer, the State of Rap Address (#32) BHM

    Hurdy Gurdy Songs - Issac Sawyer, the State of Rap Address (#32) BHM

    Las Vegas-Bronx rapper Isaac Sawyer guests on Hurdy Gurdy Songs, playing his music and discussing current trends and what's happening in the NYC hip-hop scene.
    Here's the playlist (program starts at 0:34):
    1. Night Owl-Black Mambo Dreams
    2. My Song 2-Isaac Sawyer
    3. Resolutions-Isaac Sawyer
    4. You Can See-I.Sawyer
    5. Magnet - I. Sawyer,Kita P. Goodwin
    6. Crowd-I. Sawyer
    7. Americk -I. Sawyer
    8. Bet Or Check?- I. Sawyer
    9. Feel Like Making Love-Gene Lawrence
    10. Go - Common
    11. Is This a Test - I. Sawyer

    • 58 min

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