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Google 9/25/2018 8:43:28 PM

Lotus World Music & Arts Festival Celebrates 25 Years - Broadway World


VENTS Magazine

Lotus World Music & Arts Festival Celebrates 25 Years
Broadway World
The 25th annual Lotus World Music & Arts Festival will fill the streets of downtown Bloomington, Indiana with sights and sounds from around the globe.
Lotus World Music & Arts Festival Announces New LineupVENTS Magazine (press release) (blog)

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Google 9/24/2018 5:46:17 PM

Arts Council of Tamworth to welcome West African storyteller, musician Cheick Hamala Diabete - Conway Daily Sun


Conway Daily Sun

Arts Council of Tamworth to welcome West African storyteller, musician Cheick Hamala Diabete
Conway Daily Sun
He began his international performing career upon graduation, learning from and playing with the full pantheon of Malian musical greats, including Toumani Diabate (a first cousin), Oumou Sangare, Ali Farka Toure and Salif Keita to name but a few.

Google 9/20/2018 11:48:31 PM

Music Of Mali, Talk Like A Pirate Day & International Day Of Peace - KMUW


KMUW

Music Of Mali, Talk Like A Pirate Day & International Day Of Peace
KMUW
We'll hear legendary guitarist Ali Farka Toure, his son Vieux Farka Toure, the father and son release from Toumani and Sidiki Diabate, one of the great traditional singers of Mali, Kasse Mady Diabate, and his equally talented daughter who is part of ...

Google 9/14/2018 4:15:36 PM

Music Of Mali, Ethiopian New Year, Balkan Bands & Cachao's Centennial - KMUW


KMUW

Music Of Mali, Ethiopian New Year, Balkan Bands & Cachao's Centennial
KMUW
We'll hear several musicians from Mali (for the September feature), including acclaimed player Toumani Diabate (with Ali Farka Toure, on the Songhai project, as part of Afrocubism, and with jazz trombonist Roswell Rudd) and Ballake Sissoko (with ...

Google 9/10/2018 7:02:24 PM

Fall Arts Preview: World music picks - The Boston Globe


The Boston Globe

Fall Arts Preview: World music picks
The Boston Globe
MAMADOU KELLY A key member of both the late Ali Farka Touré's Allstars and Afel Bocoum's Alkibar, the Malian guitar virtuoso and vocalist now fronts his own band, bringing a new dimension to the desert blues of the Niger Delta. Nov. 3. $28. Villa ...

Google 9/8/2018 2:12:44 AM

Beating the rainy-season blues - Bangkok Post


Bangkok Post

Beating the rainy-season blues
Bangkok Post
I remember the late, great Malian guitarist and singer Ali Farka Toure telling me that certain kinds of music can't be played during the rainy season, for fear of disturbing the djinns, or spirits. One of Toure's younger contemporaries was the ...

Google 9/5/2018 7:31:47 AM

Khaira Arby: Malian singer who blazed a trail for women as the 'Nightingale of Timbuktu' - The Independent


The Independent

Khaira Arby: Malian singer who blazed a trail for women as the 'Nightingale of Timbuktu'
The Independent
Arby's relative through marriage, Grammy-award winning guitarist Ali Farka Toure, provided pivotal encouragement. He helped finance her band and booked her as a guest artist for his own concerts. Arby released her first album. Moulaye, in the nineties.

Google 8/31/2018 1:16:36 PM

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