#1242 4.21.18 Live
Friday, April 20, 2018, 1:00pm
This edition of Hg #1242 includes travel to Israel, South Africa, China, India, Morocco, Macedonia, Ethiopia, with showcase of Romani, Serbian, First Nation, Malian, and Irish/American genres. Tk 11 I Already Have a Husband 4:21 Balafon Marimba Ensemble Putumayo Presents: The Best Of World Music,...
#1241 4.14.18 Live
Friday, April 13, 2018, 1:00pm
This edition of Hg #1241 includes travel to Albania, Mexico, and Turkey featuring music by: Mambo Cósmico, Yonatan Gat, Saz’iso, Park Jiha, Irma Thomas & Dr. John, Ola Belle Read, Burkina Electric, and Capercaille with showcase of Brazilian, Afrobeat, Middle Eastern, New Orleans, African, and...
#1240 4.7.18 Encore Broadcast First Aired #1188 2.25.17
Wednesday, April 4, 2018, 1:00pm
This edition of Hg #1240 features music by: Amadou & Mariam, Amina Alaoui, Natalie MacMaster, Afrocubism, Mansour Seck, Manuel Guajiro Mirabal, Elaine Elais, Ibibio Sound Machine, and Aurelio. Tk 2 Udadewetha 3:54 Shiyani Ngcobo Sound Of The World [Disc 2]
#1239 3.31.18 Live
Friday, March 30, 2018, 1:00pm
This edition of Hg #1239 travels to South Africa, Findland, Cape Verde, Barbados, Portugal, and Britain with music by Shaluza Max, Cassie & Maggie, Lura, Cab Calloway, Capercaille, Yasmine Hamdan, Tuby Skinny, Kate Rusby, Chen Dacan Chinese Ensemble, and 17 Hippies. Soundbed: #668 Playlist Tk...
#1238 3.24.18 Live
Wednesday, March 21, 2018, 1:00pm
This edition of Hg #1238 features music from India, Ireland, Barbados, and Portugal with Australian Bebop Ragas, Big Davy, Baka Beyond, Edwin Bonillay, Burkina Electric, and Diya Ojo. Tk 2 Mbombela 5:13 Bholoja Putumayo Presents South Africa
#1236 3.10.18 Live Broadcast
Saturday, March 10, 2018, 1:00pm
This edition of Hg #1236 travels to India, New York, Norway, Cuba, Brazil, Australia, South Africa, France, Democratic Republic of Congo, the Caribbean, Middle East, Ireland, and Peru with music by Eva Ayllon, Battlefield Band, kate Rusby, Baka Beyond, Tony Allen, Charles Mingus, Wolfstone, Bonnie...
#1234 2.24.18 Live Broadcast
Thursday, February 22, 2018, 1:00pm
This edition of Hg travels to Madagascar, Mali, Puerto Rico, South Africa, Spain, Nigeria, Ethiopia, Australia, and Cape Verde with music by Kotoja, Edith Piaf, Krar Collective, Lila Downs, Show of Hands, Monoswezi, Pearl Bailey, Deep Forest Tk 5 Lego's Tragedy 3:51 Belem & The MeKanics...
#1233 2.17.18 Live Broadcast
Wednesday, February 14, 2018, 1:00pm
This edition of Hg travels to Zimbabwe, Houston, Palestine, Cuba, New Orleans, France, India, Nigeria, Algeria, Jamaica, Spain, Finland, Senegal, and Mexico with music by Tigana, Rodney Crowell, Manu Chao, Aaron Copland, Hosam Hayek, Amadou Balake, Eric Bibb, Alka Yagnik, Sonora Caruseles, Te Vaka...
#1232 2.10.18 Live Broadcast
Thursday, February 8, 2018, 1:00pm
If you're ready for a night of world music, then tune in this weekend where all roads lead to Higher Ground in route to lands where music is life, traditions are celebrated, and where people gather to recall and relieve the past and to celebrate the future. Join Jonathan on his next adventure,...
#1234 3.3.18 Encore Broadcast
Friday, February 2, 2018, 1:00pm
#1235 This encore edition of Hg travels to India, Morocco, Ivory Coast, Norway, Senegal, Australia, The Caribbean, Cuba, Ghana, Britain, and Nigeria with music by Tony Allen, Ceb Mami and Ziggy Marley, Sierra Leone Refugee All Stars, Boca Do Rio, Ben Harper, Kailasa, Mari Boine, Sharon Shannon,...
#1230 1.27.18 Live Broadcast
Friday, January 26, 2018, 1:00pm
The magic of traveling on The Road To Higher Ground contains several amenities from a night filled with world music, to the celebration of old and new traditions without having to pack more than just your imagination. Join Jonathan on his next adventure, Saturday night at seven on Wisconsin Public...
#1227 1.6.18 Live Broadcast
Thursday, January 4, 2018, 1:00pm
On the Road To Higher Ground, a new season of world music travel begins with destinations you just might find exciting, informative, and fun to hear and explore. Join Jonathan Overby, bring your friends and family, and tune-in Saturday night at 7pm CT here on Wisconsin Public Radio. This live...
#1223 Live Broadcast
Saturday, December 9, 2017, 1:00pm
Hello I’m Jonathan Overby, // join me on my next world music expedition where styles some unexpected, with others steeped in elegance and layered with alluring textures, harbor sounds destined for the same port of call on The Road To Higher Ground Saturday night at seven pm central on Wisconsin...
#1221 Encore Broadcast 11.25.17
Friday, November 24, 2017, 1:00pm
On the next edition of The Road To Higher Ground, hear and experience the evolution of global music from early traditions, to the most recent world music sounds. Join host Jonathan Overby for a night of styles by artists whose music harkens back to old times, alongside styles that fuse both the old...
#1220 Live Broadcast 11.18.17
Friday, November 17, 2017, 1:00pm
The 11.18.17 edition of Hg features music from: Cape Verde, Senegal, Mongolia, India, South Africa, Afghanistan, Cuba, Mali, Poland, Scotland, Turkey, Democratic Republic of Congo, Trinidad, and much more. Tune-in and hear the live four hour broadcast streamed live on the News and Classical Music...
#1219 Live Broadcast 11.11.17
Friday, November 10, 2017, 1:00pm
Hi this is Jonathan Overby traveling on The Road To Higher Ground to Madagascar, Czech Republic, West Africa, Scotland, Tibet, and India all in one night. Pack only your imagination, a pair of dancing shoes, and join me for a tour of world music with African roots and much more Saturday night at...
#1218 Live Broadcast 11.04.17
Friday, November 3, 2017, 1:00pm
Want to travel to Puerto Rico, Italy, Malaysai, Canada, Argentina and across the continent of Africa all is one night”? Then make your way to The Road To Higher Ground featuring world music with surprise stops to places familiar and Exotic. We depart Saturday night at seven pm central right here on...
#1216 Live Broadcast 10.21.17
Thursday, October 19, 2017, 1:00pm
This weekend on the Road To Higher Ground, you’re invited to dine with Jonathan on a meal of real soul food, seasoned with the sounds, ideas and emotions of world music simmered with rhythm, melody, harmony and distinctive timbres Saturday evening at 7pm Central on Wisconsin Public Radio. Soundbed...
#1215 Live Broadcast 10.14.17
Wednesday, October 4, 2017, 1:00pm
Music that reflects our commonalities and the unique differences of people around the globe can strengthen our understanding of each other, which is the aim of the world music broadcast “The Road To Higher Ground”. Tune-in from around the globe and imagine for yourself the myriad of possibilities,...
#1214 Live Broadcast 10.7.17
Wednesday, October 4, 2017, 1:00pm
On The Road To Higher Ground you just might find a style in world music that suits your tastes from reggae to salsa, folk to fado, or Celtic to Cajun and more with tunes about hope, love and even inspiration. Tune–in and hear what’s on the menu Saturday night at 7pm Central here on Wisconsin Public...