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Tuesday, Aug. 14, 2012

Between 2 Worlds (Azalea City Recordings)

Washington, D.C., has long had a funky live music scene, and Afropop has its place in the mix. Togolese expatriate Massama Dogo leads D.C.'s Elikeh with help from Malian guitarist Vieux Farka Toure and Dark Star Orchestra guitarist John Kadlecik...
Sunday, June 5, 2011

The Secret (Six Degrees)

As the son of world music star Ali Farka Toure, Vieux Farka Toure must feel a certain responsibility to the genre and the place of his country, Mali. Recorded in his homeland and completed in Brooklyn, The Secret includes some licks recorded by his father before his death and is studded with the contributions of famous...

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