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 folk, roots, and fusion musical styles that can be heard all over the globe, from Afrobeat to Zouk and beyond.

The Rhythm Atlas world music program is hosted and produced by Denis McGilvray through 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 typically uploaded to PRX each Monday morning, aimed for airing from that Monday to the following Sunday. 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, KAMU Public Broadcasting at Texas A&M University in College Station.

Website: www.rhythmatlas.com

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The Rhythm Atlas world music program is hosted and produced by Denis McGilvray through 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 typically uploaded to PRX each Monday morning, aimed for airing from that Monday to the following Sunday. 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, KAMU Public Broadcasting at Texas A&M University... Show full description


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On this week's episode of The Rhythm Atlas, host Denis McGilvray starts off with some fantastic music from West Africa, including vintage recording...

Bought by Royalton Community Radio, Spokane Public Radio, and KAMU


  • Added: Aug 27, 2023
  • Length: 58:58
  • Purchases: 3
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On this week's edition of The Rhythm Atlas, host Denis McGilvray features new music by artists from all over the globe: renowned Tibetan singer Yun...

Bought by KAMU and Spokane Public Radio


  • Added: Sep 05, 2023
  • Length: 58:58
  • Purchases: 2
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On this week's edition of The Rhythm Atlas, host Denis McGilvray has an all vinyl playlist to celebrate six years of the show being on the air. You...

Bought by Spokane Public Radio and KAMU


  • Added: Sep 10, 2023
  • Length: 58:58
  • Purchases: 2
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On this week's episode of The Rhythm Atlas, host Denis McGilvray features two sets of songs celebrating the change of seasons as we head into Autu...

Bought by Spokane Public Radio and KAMU


  • Added: Sep 17, 2023
  • Length: 58:58
  • Purchases: 2
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On this week's episode of The Rhythm Atlas, host Denis McGilvray celebrates Hispanic Heritage Month. You’ll hear vintage recordings from the 1930s ...

Bought by KAMU and Spokane Public Radio


  • Added: Sep 26, 2023
  • Length: 58:58
  • Purchases: 2
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On The Rhythm Atlas Indigenous Peoples' Day Special, host Denis McGilvray features a wide variety of indigenous artists from the US, Canada, and Ce...

Bought by KUFM - Montana Public Radio, KAMU, and Spokane Public Radio


  • Added: Oct 03, 2023
  • Length: 58:58
  • Purchases: 3
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This week on The Rhythm Atlas, host Denis McGilvray features new releases, including a couple of fantastic archival recordings by bands in northwes...

Bought by Royalton Community Radio, KAMU, and Spokane Public Radio


  • Added: Oct 09, 2023
  • Length: 58:58
  • Purchases: 3
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On this week's edition of The Rhythm Atlas, host Denis McGilvray features a playlist that includes music by Balkan-inspired bands from France and B...

Bought by Royalton Community Radio, Spokane Public Radio, and KAMU


  • Added: Oct 15, 2023
  • Length: 58:58
  • Purchases: 3
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With so much music coming out toward the end of the year, host Denis McGilvray will be doing a new release round-up on this week’s episode of The R...

Bought by Royalton Community Radio, Spokane Public Radio, and KAMU


  • Added: Oct 29, 2023
  • Length: 58:58
  • Purchases: 3
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On this week's edition of The Rhythm Atlas, host Denis McGilvray features a handful of all vinyl tracks - including recent reissues and vintage LPs...

Bought by Royalton Community Radio, Spokane Public Radio, and KAMU


  • Added: Nov 05, 2023
  • Length: 58:58
  • Purchases: 3
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This week on The Rhythm Atlas, host Denis McGilvray has a playlist featuring mostly new music released in 2023. You’ll hear New Mexico band Lone Pi...

Bought by Royalton Community Radio, Spokane Public Radio, and KAMU


  • Added: Nov 13, 2023
  • Length: 58:58
  • Purchases: 3
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This week on The Rhythm Atlas, host Denis McGilvray features three vintage vinyl tracks by artists from the musically rich Brittany region of north...

Bought by Royalton Community Radio, Spokane Public Radio, and KAMU


  • Added: Nov 19, 2023
  • Length: 58:58
  • Purchases: 3
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Host Denis McGIlvray celebrates Hannukah in the first half of this week’s special episode of The Rhythm Atlas. You’ll hear new music by Frank Londo...

Bought by Royalton Community Radio, KAMU, and Spokane Public Radio


  • Added: Dec 05, 2023
  • Length: 58:58
  • Purchases: 3
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On this week's edition of The Rhythm Atlas, host Denis McGilvray features one last big batch of new releases before the end of the year. You’ll hea...

Bought by Spokane Public Radio and KAMU


  • Added: Dec 10, 2023
  • Length: 58:58
  • Purchases: 2
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*New for 2023!* Join host Denis McGilvray for a cup of musical cheer on The Rhythm Atlas Christmas Special. You’ll hear fresh takes on classic caro...

Bought by Spokane Public Radio, KAMU, and Royalton Community Radio


  • Added: Dec 15, 2023
  • Length: 58:58
  • Purchases: 3
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On this week’s special episode of The Rhythm Atlas, host Denis McGilvray has a playlist featuring tracks from some of the Best World Music Albums o...

Bought by Royalton Community Radio, Spokane Public Radio, and KAMU


  • Added: Dec 27, 2023
  • Length: 58:58
  • Purchases: 3
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On this week's episode of The Rhythm Atlas, host Denis McGilvray features This week’s show features Part Two of his Best World Music Albums of 2023...

Bought by Royalton Community Radio, Spokane Public Radio, and KAMU


  • Added: Jan 04, 2024
  • Length: 58:58
  • Purchases: 3
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On this week's edition of The Rhythm Atlas, host Denis McGIlvray includes French Creole singer Oriane Lacaille, nyckelharpa player and singer Ana A...

Bought by Royalton Community Radio, Spokane Public Radio, and KAMU


  • Added: Jan 07, 2024
  • Length: 58:58
  • Purchases: 3
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On this week’s edition of The Rhythm Atlas, host Denis McGilvray features a round up of new and upcoming releases for 2024. You’ll hear Les Amazone...

Bought by Spokane Public Radio and KAMU


  • Added: Jan 15, 2024
  • Length: 58:58
  • Purchases: 2
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On this week’s edition of The Rhythm Atlas, host Denis McGilvray features Scottish traditional music in conjunction with the birthday of Robert Bur...

Bought by Royalton Community Radio, Spokane Public Radio, and KAMU


  • Added: Jan 21, 2024
  • Length: 58:58
  • Purchases: 3