The Toure-Raichel Collective
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The Best World Music of 2012
18 Dec 2012 // 4:00 PM

The end-of-the-year list! We think. We consider. We consider Ethiopians. We consider a lot of the world as well.


The Touré-Raichel Collective: New York - 18 November 2014
2 Dec 2014 // 2:49 AM

The audience hears wonderfully evocative global music between Idan Raichel and Vieux Farka Touré as they collaborate unrehearsed on stage.

The Toure-Raichel Collective: The Tel Aviv Session
26 Mar 2012 // 5:00 PM

Vieux Farka Toure matches his father's Talking Timbuktu. There, I said it.


The Toure-Raichel Collective - 'The Tel Aviv Session' EPK (PopMatters Premiere)
22 May 2012 // 11:49 PM

This is, simply put, one of the best Afro-pop collaborations you are likely to hear, rivaling the elder Toure’s 1994 effort with Ry Cooder, Talking Tuimbuktu.

The Touré-Raichel Collective: 13 April 2012 - New York
18 Apr 2012 // 3:30 AM

Touré and Raichel play so naturally together.

//Mixed media

Because Blood Is Drama: Considering Carnage in Video Games and Other Media

// Moving Pixels

"It's easy to dismiss blood and violence as salacious without considering why it is there, what its context is, and what it might communicate.

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