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Nowruz Special

Ariadne of Afghan Voice Radio talks about the Iranian new year. <

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Live @ Komedia 2010

The mighty Refugee Radio Orchestra, Planet Gnawa & Bakk Lamp Fall. <

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Live @ The Bandtstand 2010

The Refugee Radio Orchestra and Planet Gnawa having it on Brighton seafront. <

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Kurdistan 2010- Heval

A Kurdish refugee from Syria, Heval plays traditional folk bazooki live. <

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Kurdistan 2010- C&E Band

The Country and Eastern Band fuse Turkish Kurdish folk music with Nashvlle. <

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Migrant English Project

Guide to languages of the world, by students and teachers of the MEP. <

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Amir

Iranian pop from Refugee Radio Orchestra singer and solo artist, Amir Afjar. <

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Refugee World Cup

Joel Essex reports from the touchline of a unique refugee football event. <

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Maalem Simo Lagnawi

The master Gnawa musician from Morocco plays live gambri in the studio. <

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Live @ Volks

Music from Senegal, Burundi and Brighton with Bakk Lamp Fall and The Cornerstones. <

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Refugee Week 2010

Poetry, live music and news from Refugee Week in Brighton, 2010. <

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Amir Afjar

Persian dancepop and rapping from Iranian singer, Amir Afjar. <

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Brighton Voices in Exile

The issues faced by asylum seekers in their own words. <

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Live @ DRCOnnect

Live hip-hop from female muslim rappers, Poetic Pilgrimage and friends. <

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DRConnect

Preview of the 2011 DRC benefit gig with College Boy Mo and Twenty4. <

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Rafiki Records

Celia Turley talks to the Rwandan music label and social enterprise. <

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Konkan Coast Challenge

Dan Lawson's epic 400 mile charity run from Bombay to Goa in 10 days. <

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rYico

We talk to Vivenie, of the Rwandan Youth Information Community Organisation. <

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Crossing Borders

Dr.Frank Arnold (Medical Justice) on the crisis of immigration healthcare. <

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Refugees Aloud I

DJ Hassie and MC Henzy spin Bobi Wine (Uganda) and Papa Wemba (Congo). <

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Refugees Aloud II

Young people of Refugees Aloud, a Children's Society project in East London. <

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RASP I

Necessary Noize (Kenya), Korchach (Eritrea) and Barham Jam (Afghanistan). <

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RASP II

Young people of Refugees and Asylum Seekers Project, Brighton. <

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UNHCR- Peter Kessler

Senior spokesperson for the United Nations High Commission on Refugees. <

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RASP III

From penguins to racism with the volunteers and young refugees of RASP. <

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Gatumba Refugee Camp Massacre

The Ubuntu commemoration at Amnesty International. <

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Pub Rock

Your guide to the music that paved the way for punk. Dr Feelgood to the Hot Rods. <

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Swans

Interview with Swans frontman Michael Gira. More details>> <

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Hear us on Refugee Week Radio, Brighton Festival Radio & Radio1812.

Radio: New Podcasts

We are live every Sunday 8PM on Radio Reverb97.2FM in Brighton, & daily at 7PM on Homely Planet, Northern Ireland. The podcasts below are archives of our "Desert Island Discs"-style interviews with refugees and asylum seekers who are castaway in the UK.

Soumitra Dutta

Soumitra Dutta fled persecution as a prominent Hindu in Bangladesh. A Red Crss volunteer, now he is locked up on Fast-Track as animmigration detainee.
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Waleed

The Project Manager of Plymouth Migrant Communities Forum talks to Refugee Radio's reporter Osama about his life and work in the community.
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Plymouth Gives Back

The founder of Plymouth Hope talks to Osama about using football to bring asylum seekers together with the local community and shares some of his favourite music <

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Trish

Osama talks to Trish Baxter, former caseworker and community leader about her involvement with asylum seeking communities in Plymouth. <

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Red Cross R'n'B Project for Refugee Week 2014

In May and June 2014, Steve and Osama visited all four of the Red Cross befriending projects working with young refugees and asylum seekers in London. They made some fantastic new friends and got to see the great work of the projects up close. While they were there, the young people quickly learned how to use the recording equipment and made their own radio shows which you can stream or download below.

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Lewisham

Featuring Tamirat. Freddy, Mohammed, Katarina and the rest of the gang spinning some tunes from Tesfaye Wroken, Dappy, London Grammar and Rhianna.

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Islington

K-Koke, Katy Perry and 50-Cent are in the house with Leo, Seefan, Halmada, Christian and all the North London collective.

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Hammersmith

Find out what Medyan really loves and what Mohamoud really hates; what makes Pharrel Williams happy and what's got Tupac singing.

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Croydon

From the heart of Croydon, Tina chats to Kat and about her studies and Shauna talks to up and coming footballer Farhad. All this and more

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Red Cross

Refugee Radio would like to say a big thank you to all of the staff and project volunteers and befrienders on the R'n'B projects for all of their hard work and we would like to give a big shout out to all of the young people for being such fantastic groups to work with. The above workshops were supported by the Esmee Fairbain Foundation.

Kanko

Isidore Rodrigue Kanko Signe is a Cameroonian man and a homosexual who has been arrested for his sexuality and is now threatend with further persecution. <

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Farah

An award-winning volunteer and hardworking community activist, Farah talks to Refugee Radio about her life and work. Farah is a founding Trustee of the BMECP. <

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Eveline

The SCNC activist Eveline Tabah has been arrested and detained in the UK without access to her medication and is threated with return to Cameroon where she faces torture. <

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Sisu

Refugee Radio volunteer Sisu shares some music and culture from her home country of Egypt and more besides. Featuring Amr Diab and Asalah Nasri. <

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In Protest

Poets from around the world explore themes of human rights and social justice in a book from the Human Rights Consortium, Institute of English Studies & the Keats House Poets. <

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Introducing: Osama

A special programme of music from Refugee Radio's newest presenter, Osama. Featuring songs from Elliot Smith to Amy Winehouse. <

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Gabriel

Gabriel lost his leg in an operation, his wife in the immigration system and his liberty in detention. Here he talks to Osama about getting his life back. <

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Robert Miki Tamanji

Robert has fled Southern Cameroon after being persecuted and tortured for speaking out against injustice for the SCNC. Now he is living in limbo as an asylum seeker. <

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Alex Mvuka Ntung

Alex speaks at the launch of his new book about his experiences growing up in the Congo DRC and campaigning for human rights after the genocide in Rwanda. <

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South Cameroon

A special programme recorded outside Downing Street on October 1st with Southern Cameroonians campaigning for indepenence and freedom. <

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Bruno

Featuring an interview recorded with Bruno, a young political asylum seeker who is due to be forcibly removed from the UK in two days time. <

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Live @ Brighton Dome

Performances by Senegalese musician Khadim Sarr; poets Ali Abdolrezai and Abol Froushan; and artist Hong Dam. With the young people of Bandbazi. <

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Live @ Community Base

Featuring award winning war journalist Medyan Dairieh on his new film, Rebels on the Bridge, plus live Turkish music from local charity Mernet. <

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Refugee Resilience

This is a special edition focusing on refugee mental health and PTSD. Made with help from Time to Change, the UK's biggest campaign to end discrimination. <

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Not My Worst Day

Alex Ntung speaks about his book on life in the DRC from childhood in a remote mountain village to a youth caught up in ethnic conflict and genocide On sale now >> <

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Jade Amoli-Jackson

Ugandan poet, Jade Amoli-Jackson talks to Refugee Radio about her forthcoming book, Moving a Country, her life in Uganda and her work as a volunteer in the UK. <

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Refugee Radio Theatre

Short plays based on true life stories of post-traumatic stress disorder and depression. Created by the refugee and asylum seeker volunteers on our Resilience Panel project. <

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Refugee Poetry Preview

Preview featuring the Ugandan poet, Jade Amoli-Jackson, Sudanese poet Osama Ahmadani, Kate Adams and Kurdish folk music from Zewa and Heval. <

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Karim Liadi

Rather than the ten-day business trip he came for, Karim has found himself locked up for over a year in the UK with a broken leg the authorities refuse to tend. <

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Chibong Lucas

Sold into modern-day slavery as a child, Chibong escaped to the UK only to be arrested. 18 months later he is still in immigration detention... <

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Sam Bennett

Migration in Poland and the UK under analysis with researcher, Sam Bennett, on a quest to understand the real meaning of integration. Contact to get involved >> <

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Post Traumatic Resilience

Migrants speak out about the stuggle of trauma and mental health. Interview by Matias, volunteer on the Refugee Radio Resilience Panel. <

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Ivo Kuka

Persecuted in Cameroon for his democtratic activity, Ivo Kuka has been denied justice in the UK. Take action now to save Ivo from being returned to face torture and death >> <

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Nowruz: Rastak

Journey through the tribes of Iran with the folk band Rastak. <

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Other Europe

Panel discussion with Dr Delores Martinez, SOAS, following a screening of Rossella Schillaci's prizewinning documentary about refugee squatters in Turin, Italy. <

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The Cheering Rain

The writer and activist, Kate Adams, reads from her new book inspired by her experiences as a volunteer visitor with refugees and asylum seekers >> <

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Stop Human Trafficking

How we can work together to combat human trafficking. With Martin Crosby of the ACT London Forum. <

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Bahá'í Faith

We meet the Bahá'í community in Brighton and Hove and learn about one of the world's newest religions, with its principles of peace and universal unity. <

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Keeping Memories

Rwandan artist, Patrice Shema and Dan Godshaw of rYcio talk about their new exhibition featuring audio recordings and paintings tackling the genocide of 1994. <

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Sahara Nights

Live from the Roundhouse: Aziza Brahim, Inua Ellams, Mosi Conde & Luzmia Zerpa launch a new project in the refugee camps of Western Sahara by Sandblast and Fairtunes. <

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Sandblast LIVE!

Sandblast's Sahara Nights preview, Featuring refugees of the Western Sahara. With Aziza Brahim, El Uali's Seluka, and the new refugee camp youth band Shemida. <

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Everything Has Collapsed

How asylum destroys personal relationships. By Vaska Trajkovska and Seyed for our Radio Mentoring Project. With Freefom from Torture, Medact, MIND & Nafsiyat. <

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Tiris

Against all adversity, Tiris have managed to get their music out to the world with their debut album, Sandtracks. Find out more about their struggle and their songs. <

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Nationalism and England

In this programme we look at the issues behind the "March for England" group. We ask what is nationalism? Does England even really exist? And we play some great music. <

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Exiled Writers Ink

An evening of Post-Exile poetry and music at the Poetry Society, March 2012. With Punjabi poet Amarjit Chandan and Lithuanian Julija Gulbinovic. Visit their website for more >> <

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How I Became an Asylum Seeker

Cameroonian playwright and asylum seeker, Lydia Besong, is an amazing woman who will not be silenced even though she is threatened by detention, removal and persecution. Support her campaign >> <

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Mehregan Party

Live music and poetry from the Iranian Community in Brighton, with an amazing display of virtuosity on the santoor by Mr Shapouri and the history behind some mysterious Persian artefacts. <

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Oromo Community: Elias

Elias tells us about his journey from the refugee camps on the Ethiopian borderlands, and his work with the Oromo Community in Brighton and Hove. <

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Refugee Kitchen: Khoresht Kadu

A race against time to cook a fabulous Iraninan dish for 50 hungry people with the Singing Chef! <

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Refugee Kitchen: Taboulleh

A shopping trip to a Turkish grocers leads to a new discovery. We make Taboulleh with feta cheese in Heval's kitchen. Featuring tracks from Nizamettin Aric's new album. <

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Refugee Kitchen: ForestSoup

We bake bread in a clay oven and make minestrone soup in the Mouslecoomb Forest Garden with the students and volunteers of the Migrant English Project. <

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Kora: Kora Night Live!

 

Highlights from World Sacred Music Festival's Kora Night in Brighton, 2011. <

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Kora: Jali Burama Mbye

The Gambian Griot and "Kora King" Jali Burama Mbye plays live in the studio and tells us of his childhood in Africa. <

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Kora: the Harp of Africa

The music of the kora, an African instrument popularised by Toumani Diabate. Featuring Ablaye Cissoko of Senegal and Foday Musa Suso's collaboration with Philip Glass. <

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Zoya Pahn

Refugee Kitchen I

Featuring cookery from the young people at the Refugee and Asylum Seeker Project: Sudanese falafel, Chinese sweet and sour, Kurdish Dolma and chocolate chip cookies. <

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Burma 2011- Zoya Phan

The author of Little Daughter and human rights activist, Zoya Phan talks to Refugee Radio about her life and shares her favourite music from home. <

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Burma 2011- Seng Pan

Burmese Human Rights campaigner, Seng Pan, tells us about her journey to the UK and the persecution of the Kechin people. Featuring the music she brought with her. <

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Burma 2011- Min Htut Oo

Video jounralist Min Htut Oo (Burma VJ) talks about his work with Democratic Voice Burma and the campaign to free imprisoned journalists <

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Burma 2011- Htoo Wah

Htoo Wah (star of the documentary Welcome to Mars) talks of life in the Burmese refugee camps and shares his Desert Island Discs. Special th anks to Burma Campaign UK. <

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Zubair

Justice for Zubair

One man's fight for survival and justice after fleeing Afghanistan to escape death at the hands of the Taliba and the government. Join the campaign: Justice for Zubair >> <

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Radio Mentoring

This programme was made by Jenny Reina and Zubair Gharghast as part of our new mentoring project to help people use radio to tell their stories. <

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Mohamoud

Mohamoud Abdi Jama

Mohamoud left Somaila as a war orphan at 13. A decade later, he is being held in an immigration prison "indefinitely". Hear about his life and the NCADC campaign to free him. <

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Seyed

An Iranian asylum seeker talks about his fight to survive against torture in his home country and injustice in the UK. Music from Nick Drake, Radiohead and Johnny Cash. <

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Sina

Underground Iranian hiphop from our special guest, Sina, who shares this unheard music from his home country and talks of his life as a refugee. Features Hichkas & Bahram. <

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Mohammed

The story of one man's struggle against the odds in the UK without healthcare, housing, work or benefits, this is Mohammed from the Gambia. Features Burning Spear & Pete Tosh. <

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DJ Flavi Bumba

DJ Flavi Bumba

Flavi Bumba takes us on a personal journey through the finest Congolese music, from classic rhumba to modern swede swede. Recorded through our media training project. <

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Ghandi Adam

Osama

Sudanese Online writer and human rights activist, Osama, reads from his work and shares some classical flute music from Sudan, including the amazing Ghandi Adam. <

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Alex

Alex

Alex is a homeless refugee from Iran who has to sleep on the streets in Brighton because nobody will help him. <

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Rosemary

Celia Turley talks to an Egyptian dancer and biochemist, Rosemary, about Coptic Christian culture and life in the UK. Her "desert island discs", include the Lebanese diva, Fairuz. <

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Misheel

The Princess of Liverpool

The heartbreaking story of Misheel, a Mongolian girl who dreamed of becomming the Princess of Liverpool. Also features Tuvan throat-singing music from Mongolia. <

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Francis

A Zimbabwean living in the UK, Francis tells us what it feels like to be a refugee and plays us some classic mbira and Chimurenga music as part of his "desert island discs". <

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Medyan

A Palestinian photojournalist, Medyan, talks about his work in the Iraqi refugee camps and in the Turkish mountains. Visit ImagesLive for photos accompanying this interview <

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Mensur I

An Ethiopian world-pop maverick with 14 albums under his belt, Mensur talks about genies, African reggae, Kid Creole and the British meat industry. It's that kind of show. <

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Mensur II

Part Two: An Ethiopian popstar in exile, Mensur, plays a selection of music from his 14 albums live in the studio. Visit Mensur's Myspace Site for more tracks. <

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Clarisse

Clarisse

A young Burundian student, Clarisse, selects her "desert island discs" and tells us about the search for her lost brother. <

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Heval

Featuring a live performance on the tamboura and some Zoroastrian music from our special guest, Heval, a young Kurdish refugee who tells us about life in Syria and life in the UK. <

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