Articles tagged toumani diabate

Ali Farka Touré and Toumani Diabaté: Ali and Toumani

This is a deep, darkly beautiful work, and the kind of interplay between these two men is exceedingly rare in any type of music.

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Bassekou Kouyate & Ngoni Ba: Segu Blue

If Kouyaté is trying to turn himself into the Diabaté of the ngoni, an innovator who takes ancient instruments and tunes and moves them forward, then he's going about it in the right way.

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Double Take: The African Queen (1951)

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"What a time they had, Charlie and Rosie. They'll never lack for stories to tell their grandchildren. And what a time we had at Double Take discussing the spiritual and romantic journey of the African Queen.

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