Artform Radio: Michael Barnes ‐ Worldwide FM

Artform Radio: Michael Barnes


This Thursday sees the very first in our new weekly shows from the heart of Los Angeles. Artform Radio is a storefront radio excursion, a diverse journey into forward thinking music, culture and ideas and a series of live broadcasts that will take place every Thursday from 12 PM to 8 PM (PST) / 8 PM to 4 AM (GMT), coming to you from The Artform Studio in Los Angeles via Worldwide FM.

Originally from Atlanta, GA, Michael Barnes has worked as a DJ since 1993 at non-commercial/community radio stations around the U.S., including WRAS-Atlanta, WORT-Madison, KALX-Berkeley, KCRW-Santa Monica and KPFK-Los Angeles. Since 2009, Barnes is also the curator of the Melting Pot audio blog (meltingpotblog.com). Additionally, Barnes holds a Ph.D. in Sociology from the University of California, Berkeley and is presently a lecturer in Sociology at CSU-Long Beach. He currently resides in the Los Angeles area.

Listen now Tracklist

The Visitors – The Juggler
Caffé – Falcon
Orchestre Poly Rhythmo de Cotonou Dahomey – Malin Kpon O Modulos – Realidad
Muddy Waters – Herby Harper’s Free Press
Dungen – Soda Instrumental
Broadcast – Man is Not a Bird
Los Barba – Mi Mercy Cha
Grupo Ismaelillo – Galaxia
Yachts – Love you love you
Azul y Negro – Fantasia De Piratas
Mercury Blue – Toys of Sapphire N’ Smoke
The Comet is Coming – Birth of Creation
United Future Organization – Spy’s Spice
Orlann Divo – Beleza Nao Vai Embora
Albert Ayler – New Ghosts