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.

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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 edition of The Rhythm Atlas, host Denis McGilvray has a playlist full of new releases, including Tuareg artists Tinariwen and Bombin...

Bought by Spokane Public Radio and KAMU


  • Added: May 23, 2023
  • Length: 58:58
  • Purchases: 2
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On this week’s episode of The Rhythm Atlas, host Denis McGilvray pays tribute to singer, actor, and activist Harry Belafonte, whose long career beg...

Bought by Spokane Public Radio and KAMU


  • Added: May 14, 2023
  • Length: 58:58
  • Purchases: 2
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On this week's episode of The Rhythm Atlas, host Denis McGilvray features new music by Celtic roots trio Kalos, two Venezuelan-American duos, sing...

Bought by KAMU and Spokane Public Radio


  • Added: May 07, 2023
  • Length: 58:58
  • Purchases: 2
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On this week's edition of The Rhythm Atlas, host Denis McGilvray features new music by Bosnian artists Damir Imamović [ee-ma-mo-vitch] and Mostar S...

Bought by Spokane Public Radio and KAMU


  • Added: Apr 30, 2023
  • Length: 58:58
  • Purchases: 2
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On this week’s edition of The Rhythm Atlas, host Denis McGilvray features a set of songs in honor of the centennial of the great Latin jazz innovat...

Bought by KAMU and Spokane Public Radio


  • Added: Apr 25, 2023
  • Length: 58:58
  • Purchases: 2
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On this week's edition of The Rhythm Atlas, host Denis McGilvray features a set of powerful songs about the importance of water and protecting our ...

Bought by KAMU and Spokane Public Radio


  • Added: Apr 17, 2023
  • Length: 58:58
  • Purchases: 2
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On this week’s edition of The Rhythm Atlas, host Denis McGilvray features a new collaboration by singer La Marisoul & Los Texmaniacs, Haitian blues...

Bought by GCR (Global Community Radio), Spokane Public Radio, and KAMU


  • Added: Apr 11, 2023
  • Length: 58:58
  • Purchases: 3
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On this week’s episode of The Rhythm Atlas, host Denis McGilvray features a playlist full of new releases. You’ll hear music by Puerto Rican band P...

Bought by Spokane Public Radio and KAMU


  • Added: Apr 02, 2023
  • Length: 58:58
  • Purchases: 2
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On this week's episode of The Rhythm Atlas, host Denis McGilvray features more performers heard at the Folk Alliance International 2023 conference:...

Bought by Spokane Public Radio and KAMU


  • Added: Mar 21, 2023
  • Length: 58:58
  • Purchases: 2
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On this week's episode of The Rhythm Atlas, host Denis McGilvray features performers heard at the Folk Alliance International 2023 conference: seve...

Bought by KAMU and Spokane Public Radio


  • Added: Mar 13, 2023
  • Length: 58:58
  • Purchases: 2
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On this week’s special episode of The Rhythm Atlas, host Denis McGilvray celebrates St. Patrick’s Day with a playlist full of Irish music - featuri...

Bought by Spokane Public Radio and KAMU


  • Added: Mar 06, 2023
  • Length: 58:58
  • Purchases: 2
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On this week’s special edition of The Rhythm Atlas, host Denis McGilvray celebrates International Women’s Day with a playlist featuring bands whose...

Bought by Spokane Public Radio and KAMU


  • Added: Feb 27, 2023
  • Length: 58:58
  • Purchases: 2
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Join host Denis McGilvray this week for The Rhythm Atlas Mardi Gras & Carnival Special. You’ll hear festive music from across the Americas: brass b...

Bought by Spokane Public Radio and KAMU


  • Added: Feb 13, 2023
  • Length: 58:58
  • Purchases: 2
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On This week’s episode of The Rhythm Atlas, host Denis McGilvray features another big batch of recent and new releases. You’ll hear a set of artist...

Bought by Spokane Public Radio and KAMU


  • Added: Feb 06, 2023
  • Length: 58:58
  • Purchases: 2
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On this week’s edition of The Rhythm Atlas, host Denis McGilvray features a playlist full of songs from recent, new, and forthcoming album releases...

Bought by Spokane Public Radio and KAMU


  • Added: Jan 30, 2023
  • Length: 58:58
  • Purchases: 2
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This week’s edition of The Rhythm Atlas features Scottish music for the birthday of Robert Burns and the famed Celtic Connections Festival taking p...

Bought by Spokane Public Radio and KAMU


  • Added: Jan 22, 2023
  • Length: 58:58
  • Purchases: 2
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On this week's episode of The Rhythm Atlas, you'll hear a set of music in celebration of Lunar New Year, a track from the debut album by Montreal g...

Bought by KHNS, Spokane Public Radio, and KAMU


  • Added: Jan 15, 2023
  • Length: 58:58
  • Purchases: 3
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On this week’s edition of The Rhythm Atlas, host Denis McGilvray features Part Two of his Best World Music Albums of 2022 selections. You’ll hear m...

Bought by Spokane Public Radio and KAMU


  • Added: Jan 04, 2023
  • Length: 58:58
  • Purchases: 2
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On this week’s special program, we’ll take a listen to some of the Best World Music Albums of 2022. You’ll hear artists that represent the wide var...

Bought by Spokane Public Radio and KAMU


  • Added: Dec 26, 2022
  • Length: 58:58
  • Purchases: 2
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This EVERGREEN special Christmas episode of The Rhythm Atlas weekly world music program is all new for 2022 and appropriate for airing any year. Yo...

Bought by WJAB, Spokane Public Radio, and KAMU


  • Added: Dec 18, 2022
  • Length: 58:58
  • Purchases: 3