The Rhythm Atlas

Series produced by Denis McGilvray

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The Rhythm Atlas, a weekly program hosted by Denis McGilvray, explores the vast array of folks, roots, and fusion musical styles that can be heard all over the globe, from Afrobeat to Zouk. New episodes uploaded to PRX each Friday.

The Rhythm Atlas world music program is hosted and produced by Denis McGilvray in the studios of Public Radio Tulsa. Each week, you'll hear an eclectic mix of global roots, folk, and fusion music. Some special episodes are also focused around a particular theme or holiday. The Rhythm Atlas airs on its home station - KWGS 89.5 FM / Public Radio Tulsa - on Sunday nights at 6:00 - 7:00 p.m. (Central Time, USA) and streaming live at PublicRadioTulsa.org online. The program is uploaded to PRX each Friday, generally aimed for airing from the following Saturday-Friday. The audio files are split into two roughly 29-minutes parts with a 1-minute instrumental music bed break included. Other stations carrying the program: Spokane Public Radio.

Website: www.rhythmatlas.com

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The Rhythm Atlas world music program is hosted and produced by Denis McGilvray in the studios of Public Radio Tulsa. Each week, you'll hear an eclectic mix of global roots, folk, and fusion music. Some special episodes are also focused around a particular theme or holiday. The Rhythm Atlas airs on its home station - KWGS 89.5 FM / Public Radio Tulsa - on Sunday nights at 6:00 - 7:00 p.m. (Central Time, USA) and streaming live at PublicRadioTulsa.org online. The program is uploaded to PRX each Friday, generally aimed for airing from the following Saturday-Friday. The audio files are split into two roughly 29-minutes parts with a 1-minute instrumental music bed break included. Other stations carrying the program: Spokane Public Radio. Website: www.rhythmatlas.comI'd love to connect with... Show full description


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On this episode of the weekly world music program you'll hear an eclectic mix of fantastic music from around the globe.

  • Added: Jan 26, 2018
  • Length: 58:58
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On this episode of the weekly world music program you'll hear fantastic music from around the globe by artists including Aterciopelados, The Soulja...

  • Added: Jan 16, 2018
  • Length: 58:58
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Tune in to this New Year's Eve edition of The Rhythm Atlas as host Denis McGilvray looks back at some of the best world music albums of 2017. You’l...

  • Added: Jan 07, 2018
  • Length: 58:58
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On this edition of The Rhythm Atlas weekly program, host Denis McGilvray plays more tunes from some of the best world music albums of 2017. You'll ...

  • Added: Jan 08, 2018
  • Length: 58:58
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On this episode of the weekly world music program, we’ll be celebrating Mardi Gras and Carnaval with a vibrant mix of music from New Orleans and Lo...

  • Added: Feb 11, 2018
  • Length: 58:58
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On this episode of the weekly radio program, we keep the St. Patrick's Day celebrations going with the music of Ireland. You'll hear a mix of tradi...

  • Added: Mar 22, 2018
  • Length: 58:58
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On this episode of the weekly radio program, we’ll celebrate the changing of the seasons with an eclectic playlist of songs of Spring as heard in m...

  • Added: Apr 02, 2018
  • Length: 58:58
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Even though this episode of our weekly radio program aired on May the Sixth, we continue the Cinco de Mayo celebrations by exploring a wide variety...

  • Added: May 06, 2018
  • Length: 58:58
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On this program, I celebrate the 1st Birthday of The Rhythm Atlas! Join me as we take a listen to the roots and branches of this many-faceted thing...

  • Added: Sep 24, 2018
  • Length: 58:58
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On this weekly radio program, you'll hear an eclectic mix of fantastic music from around the globe.

  • Added: Oct 08, 2018
  • Length: 58:58
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In honor of Indigenous Peoples’ / Native American Day, this special episode of the program features a broad spectrum of musical styles from America...

Bought by KKWE Niijii Radio


  • Added: Oct 08, 2018
  • Length: 58:58
  • Purchases: 1
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On this weekly radio program, you'll hear an eclectic mix of fantastic music from around the globe.

  • Added: Oct 16, 2018
  • Length: 58:58
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On this weekly radio program, you'll hear an eclectic mix of fantastic music from around the globe.

  • Added: Oct 22, 2018
  • Length: 58:58
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On this weekly radio program, you'll hear an eclectic mix of fantastic music from around the globe.

  • Added: Nov 10, 2018
  • Length: 58:58
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Example - On this weekly radio program, you'll hear an eclectic mix of fantastic music from around the globe.

  • Added: Nov 11, 2018
  • Length: 58:58
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On this weekly radio program, you'll hear an eclectic mix of fantastic music from around the globe.

  • Added: Nov 16, 2018
  • Length: 58:58
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On this special edition of the weekly program, we’ll explore the many facets of Hanukkah music from around the world. We’ll hear some traditional k...

Bought by Radio Catskill, WJAB, WVPE, and Interlochen Public Radio


  • Added: Nov 29, 2018
  • Length: 58:58
  • Purchases: 4
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On this weekly radio program, you'll hear an eclectic mix of fantastic music from around the globe. Includes a guitar instrumental by Roy Clark, wh...

  • Added: Nov 25, 2018
  • Length: 58:58
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On this weekly radio program, you'll hear an eclectic mix of fantastic music from around the globe.

  • Added: Dec 16, 2018
  • Length: 58:58
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Christmas music from all around the world! You'll hear festive tunes from Cape Verde, Cuba, Mozambique, Puerto Rico, Louisiana, West Africa, Hawaii...

Bought by KRCB 104.9 and KRPS


  • Added: Dec 24, 2017
  • Length: 58:58
  • Purchases: 2