JJ takes a trip around some of the many varied styles of roots music in North America.
La Grande Kalle, the Congolese legend, is this week`s featured artist.
There`s a lot of families in this week`s show. The Unthanks, The Copper Family, The McPeakes and Familia Valera Miranda from Cuba.
Special guest Charlie O`Brien joined JJ on this week`s show to talk about his forthcoming album and to play something from it.
From Irish medieval chant to a Danish acoustic trio and on to sunny Caribbean sounds this week`s Global Village is full of surprises.
This week`s show takes in 1950`s Doo Wop, 1960s Mambo and 17th Century Spanish Dance Tunes. Where else would you get it!