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  • blog April 10, 2015

    New Music From Mali: Featured Artists

    Want to know more about the artists featured in Sahel Sounds: New Music from Mali? Check out the profiles below! Group Anmataff Virtually unknown outside of the Sahel until one of their tracks was released on Sahelsounds’ Music from Saharan … Read more »

  • program April 10, 2015

    Sahel Sounds: Modern Music from Mali

    Working closely with Christopher Kirkley, the writer and recordist behind the Sahel Sounds Blog and label, we will me the newest generation of musicians from Mali. With their possibilities transformed by technology and their musical tastes reshaped by an exposure … Read more »

  • blog April 9, 2015

    Sahel Sounds Mix

    To make the program “Sahel Sounds: New Music From Mali,” Afropop worked closely with Christopher Kirkley, who is behind the Sahel Sounds record label and blog. To give you a better taste of the full range of the music put … Read more »

  • program December 3, 2014

    Stocking Stuffers 2014

    It’s an annual Afropop ritual! Georges Collinet and Banning Eyre sift through all the great new music from Africa and its diasporas released during the year, and attempt to summarize it in one hour. An impossible task, but always good … Read more »

  • interview June 26, 2013

    Christopher Kirkley Interview

    In our program “Sahel Sounds: New Music from Mali,” Afropop worked closely with Christopher Kirkley, the owner of the Sahel Sounds label to explore the exciting world of electronic pop music in Mali. In the process, we got a chance … Read more »

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