Thursday, June 20 2013
Vieux Farka Touré pays homage to a country he wants back.
Tuesday, June 7 2011
Afrobeat star Vieux Farka Touré's latest single is "All The Same", in which American jamband favorite Dave Matthews lends vocals to a haunting Touré melody.
Tuesday, May 10 2011
One of Africa's most widely respected young musicians, Vieux Farka Touré releases his third album, which features collaborations with Derek Trucks, Dave Matthews, as well as Touré final collaboration with his father.
Sunday, May 31 2009
Fondo is not world music so much as music from the world.
Thursday, September 27 2007
These new versions of songs from Vieux Farka Touré's excellent self-titled debut shine with the inspiration of their source material and cohere nicely as an album of world beat electronica.
Monday, February 12 2007
The son of the late Ali Farka Touré carries forth the sound of his father's Malian desert blues on this remarkably assured debut.