Articles tagged senegal

13 Oct 2010 // 9:58 PM

Carlou D: Muzikr

Fragments of sweet quick rapping here and there. Handsome voice. Startling falsetto.

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Baaba Maal + Playing for Change: 14 June 2010 - New York

Baaba Maal and a battery of percussionists led a festive dance party at Central Park's Summerstage Monday night, eventually inviting the audience up to join them.

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Daby Balde: Le Marigot Club Dakar

Balde's album may be too local a pleasure for the tastes of many world music fans. But for those who found Baaba Maal's latest a little too globetrottingly bewildering, this may be the ideal alternative.

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24 Aug 2009 // 10:00 PM

Baaba Maal: Television

Singing has never been Baaba Maal's problem. Finding something interesting for the voice to do is more of a challenge.

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Ablaye Cissoko & Volker Goetze:Sira

Sira is lovely in lots of small and unobtrusive ways -- it sort of wanders up to you, does its thing gently for a while, then melts away into the foliage, mission accomplished.

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Seckou Keita Quintet, SKQ: The Silimbo Passage

Attractive Music That Likes You.

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'Five Came Back' Is an Unusual and Seminal Suspenser

// Short Ends and Leader

"This film feels like a template for subsequent multi-character airplane-disaster and crash projects, all the way down to Lost.

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