Music heard on air February 28, 2017

By April Peavey

The songs played between segments on PRI's The World for February 28, 2017 included:

Artist: Redil Cuarteto
Label: Tambora Records
Artist: Hard Proof
Label: Public Hi-Fi Records
Artist: Vieux Kanté
Label: Sterns Africa
Song: Tierra Santa
Artist: Roberto Fonseca
Label: Impulse! Records

And we ended the program with a tune by the duo Faarrow. They're two sisters originally from Somalia, but who now live in Los Angeles.

Faarrow will be performing at the upcoming South by Southwest festival in Austin, Texas in a showcase called Contrabanned: #MusicUnites.  The World's Marco Werman will be there.