This week RP features new releases that Tom loves. Included on the playlist are Cuban-American jazz singer Venissa Santi, Ethio-Jazz heavyweight Mulatu Astatke, an Italian reissue of a classic from Belgian pianist Francy Boland, vocalist Nancy Harms covering Satie, Vietnamese Dan Bao player Vanessa Vo's also covering Satie, Moroccan trance music form Aziz Sahmaoui & University of Gnawa, LA's own Boogaloo Assasins, Jahwaiian band Hawai'I 13, afrobeat from Ghana's The Cutlass Band, and new Brazilian grooves from Rodrigo Pitta.
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