Radio Wira Wiri Special #7: Ana Paula Abalde Gonzalez’ take over

In this episode Ana Paula is taking over the microphone to present her selection of music from Uruguay and beyond: the legendary candombe-rocker Ruben Rada; Hugo Fattoruso with his cultband Opa; the visionary outcast Eduardo Mateo; the very talented vocalist and bassplayer Tonina Saputo (photo); funky candombera of Jorginho Gularte; murga of the carnavalesque streetchoir Falta y Resto; multi-instrumentalist and composer Rodrigo Gonzalez Pahlen; and Soha, the French contemporary R&B singer who sings in Spanish, is the last one in Ana’s selection. Then you’ll hear music from the musical collective Dua de Pel; Guia Guillermina Acosta with a tribute to the nature and mountains of the province of Córdoba; Analog Africa reissued the music Manzanita y su Conjunto from Peru; Pipo Romero is a composer and guitarist from Cádiz; flamenco guitarist Ignacio Lusardi Monteverde.