Although the story behind how Aliou Touré, Garba Touré, Oumar Touré and Nathaneal Dembélé became Songhoy Blues is not all roses — they were forced to fled to the capital Bamako after northern Mali was occupied by jihadists — their music is everything but sorrowful. A sold-out Roundhouse could not...
Songhoy Blues Presents ‘Music In Exile’, A Celebration Of Music From Mali & Beyond, Featuring Songhoy Blues, Fatoumata Diawara & More Live
21/05/2016 5:30 pm Songhoy Blues Presents 'Music In Exile', A Celebration Of Music From Mali & Beyond, Featuring Songhoy Blues, Fatoumata Diawara & More Live Roundhouse, London
Songhoy Blues, the new Malian sensation, can no longer play in their native region because of the music ban imposed by jihadists back in 2012. Instead they have built an audience and reputation beyond Malian borders, becoming one of the most ambitious projects shaped on African soil. Their desert-rock/blues, which...
“Music In Exile” is available now http://smarturl.it/MusicInExile Directed & produced by Wes Teshome Cinematography by Josh McKie Songhoy Blues on the Web: https://www.facebook.com/SonghoyBlues https://twitter.com/songhoyblues https://instagram.com/songhoyblues/
04/11/2015 7:30 pm Songhoy Blues KOKO London, London
Songhoy Blues are a music mystery: the more they become popular and people listen to their music, the more they defy any definition. There are those who say that the four musicians from Gao are the last true desert blues interpreters, then there are critics affirming that they sound psychedelic,...
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