We’ll be broadcasting live from Barbes this Saturday, December 10 on WFMU from 6-9 pm followed by a dance party from 10 to midnight.
Saturday, December 10th, 6pm – 9pm on Transpacific Sound Paradise with Rob Weisberg
Another action-packed evening of wall-to-wall live music from Barbes, the intimate music-lover’s haven at 376 9th St (corner of 6th Ave) in Park Slope, Brooklyn.
Featuring the splendid chanteuse Sanda Weigl accompanied by keyboardist extraordinaire Shoko Nagai;Alexandros Papadakis, a master of the spellbinding lyra (fiddle) and other traditional instruments from Crete; sonic globetrotters TriBeCaStan and their array of exotic instruments from everywhere; and the incomparable Balkan brass bashers Raya Brass Band.
As usual the tireless Irene Trudel will be both technical guru and co-host with Rob. Admission is free during the broadcast (although performers may pass the hat for voluntary donations) and we’ll be doling out free FMU swag.
No shows booked at the moment.