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Ch. Title Description # Day Date Time Length RPT CC DVS AD MD
36.3 Dancehall Marathon The most popular music in Jamaica today is the hard-edged sounds of dancehall. World music record producer Jacob Edgar experiences the power of the movement first hand at the Reggae Sumfest and Fully Loaded festivals.
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106 SU 08/17/14 08:30am 00:26:30 (RPT) (CC) × ST
36.3 The Capital of Salsa The Colombian city of Cali, known as the world capital of salsa, also serves as the urban center of the country's Afro-Pacific culture. Jacob Edgar discovers why Columbia adopted as its native style the upbeat tropical dance music of salsa. He meets Grupo Niche, one of the world's most famous salsa bands, for a performance at their private club Dulce con Dulce, and explores the famous Juanchito neighborhood where salsa clubs line the streets.
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205 SU 08/17/14 11:00am 00:27:30 (RPT) (CC) × ST
36.3 Dancehall Marathon The most popular music in Jamaica today is the hard-edged sounds of dancehall. World music record producer Jacob Edgar experiences the power of the movement first hand at the Reggae Sumfest and Fully Loaded festivals.
WEB LINK
106 SU 08/17/14 04:00pm 00:26:30 (RPT) (CC) × ST
36.3 Rocky Mountain Adventures Host Jacob Edgar visits Denver, Colorado on his three-episode journey to learn more about this year's Grammy nominees. He meets with banjo virtuoso and multiple GRAMMY nominee Bela Fleck, and then visits the workshop where the GRAMMY statuettes are lovingly hand-crafted. Jacob also explores the lifestyle of the Denver area, from the nearby ski resorts, to local record stores; Country & Western dance clubs and more. Jacob gets a mouthful of Rocky Mountain Oysters and has his hide tanned by a mechanical bull on this entertaining journey to the Mile High City.
WEB LINK
107 WE 08/20/14 08:30am 00:26:46 (RPT) (CC) × ST
36.3 Rocky Mountain Adventures Host Jacob Edgar visits Denver, Colorado on his three-episode journey to learn more about this year's Grammy nominees. He meets with banjo virtuoso and multiple GRAMMY nominee Bela Fleck, and then visits the workshop where the GRAMMY statuettes are lovingly hand-crafted. Jacob also explores the lifestyle of the Denver area, from the nearby ski resorts, to local record stores; Country & Western dance clubs and more. Jacob gets a mouthful of Rocky Mountain Oysters and has his hide tanned by a mechanical bull on this entertaining journey to the Mile High City.
WEB LINK
107 WE 08/20/14 02:30pm 00:26:46 (RPT) (CC) × ST
36.3 From D.C. to Cajun Country Host Jacob Edgar continues his Road to a GRAMMY journey by meeting GRAMMY winner India Arie in Washington D.C. Dobet Gnahore, a stunning singer from West Africa, who shares a GRAMMY nomination with Arie is profiled. Arie and Israeli superstar Idan Raichel team up. Jacob travels to Lafayette, Louisiana, to meet up with Cedric Watson, a young accordionist and violin player who has been making big waves in the Creole music world. The good times roll on the bayou, with a crawfish cookout, intimate porch-side concerts and a raucous Zydeco dance party at the famed Blue Moon night club.
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108 SU 08/24/14 08:30am 00:26:46 (RPT) (CC) × ST
36.3 Los Angeles City of Stars Host Jacob Edgar meets up with renowned producer and songwriter Tricky Stewart, who has worked with superstars such as Beyonce, Christina Aguilera, Rhianna, Katy Perry and many others. Tricky describes the life and philosophy of being a producer to the stars and invites Jacob to his exclusive GRAMMY party.
WEB LINK
109 WE 08/27/14 08:30am 00:26:46 (RPT) (CC) × ST
36.3 Los Angeles City of Stars Host Jacob Edgar meets up with renowned producer and songwriter Tricky Stewart, who has worked with superstars such as Beyonce, Christina Aguilera, Rhianna, Katy Perry and many others. Tricky describes the life and philosophy of being a producer to the stars and invites Jacob to his exclusive GRAMMY party.
WEB LINK
109 WE 08/27/14 02:30pm 00:26:46 (RPT) (CC) × ST
36.3 Tokyo: A Feast for the Senses The massive metropolis of Tokyo offers a feast for the senses: blinding neon, the bleeps and blips of Pachinko parlors, adventurous cuisine, and experimental, animated and sometimes unusual music. Host Jacob Edgar gets a taste of Tokyo's cultural umami - a voyage of discovery filled with unforgettable surprises. (1 of 3)
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501 SU 08/31/14 08:30am 00:27:24 (RPT) (CC) × ST
36.3 Tohoku: Japan Rising Host Jacob Edgar journeys to the region of Tohoku, an area devastated by the earthquake and tsunami of 2011. Yoshihide Otomo and Riuchi Sakamoto, two of Japan's most respected and cutting-edge composers, invite Jacob to experience a concert for healing and hope featuring an ensemble of local high-school students. (2 of 3)
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502 WE 09/03/14 08:30am 00:27:51 (RPT) (CC) × ST
36.3 Tohoku: Japan Rising Host Jacob Edgar journeys to the region of Tohoku, an area devastated by the earthquake and tsunami of 2011. Yoshihide Otomo and Riuchi Sakamoto, two of Japan's most respected and cutting-edge composers, invite Jacob to experience a concert for healing and hope featuring an ensemble of local high-school students. (2 of 3)
WEB LINK
502 WE 09/03/14 02:30pm 00:27:51 (RPT) (CC) × ST
36.3 Miami: The Magic City Everyone recognizes Miami's neon glow, golden-sand beaches ad art deco hotels, but few truly know the vibrant multi-cultural communities that call this city home. Host Jacob Edgar explores the fiery sounds of Miami's electronic dance music scene, as well as its Latin and Haitian grooves, with Afrobeta, The Spam All Stars, T-Vice and Locos Por Juana. (3 of 3)
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503 SU 09/07/14 08:30am 00:27:29 (RPT) (CC) × ST