November 5th, 2007
Episode 28 of 427 episodes
Konono No. 1 in concert. With host Bob Boilen. African collective, Konono No. 1 has long used salvaged car parts and other discarded machinery as musical tools, amplified percussion and melodic instruments like thumb pianos to create their distinctive sound. Hear Konono No. 1 recorded live from New York's United Palace originally webcast on NPR.org May 5, 2007.