Ry Cooder

Arts, Culture & Media

San Patricio

The San Patricio Battalion fought in the Mexican American War. The story of the San Patricio Battalion is the subject of a new CD. It's by The Chieftains featuring Ry Cooder. Marco Werman speaks to Paddy Moloney of The Chieftains and Ry Cooder.

Music Heard on Air for June 20, 2011

Tunes spun on The World between our reports for June 20, 2011. Artists featured are: Ali Akbar Kahn, Ali Farka Toure, Ry Cooder, AfroCubism, Royal Philharmonic Orchestra, Generation Bass.