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  • interview June 14, 2012

    Toumani Diabate, Bassekou Kouyate, Djelimady Tounkara on Crisis in Mali

    Three legends of Mande griot music in Mali discuss the crisis that has befallen their country in 2012. Read more »

  • review November 1, 2010


    Even without its novel-like back story, Afrocubism is a project of insane ambition.  Cuba’s Eliades Ochoa (tres, cuatro, vocals), as well as Malian maestros Djelimady Tounkara (guitar), Toumani Diabaté (kora), Bassekou Kouyaté (ngoni), and Kasse Mady Diabaté (vocals) all lead … Read more »

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