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Tinariwen – “Radio Tisdas Sessions, The” – [World Village]


West African mono chordal desert trance music. Psychedelic droning guitars. Tamasheq (Touareg) are a Saharan nomadic people who were in conflict with the government of Mali in the 80s, armed by Qaddafi. Tinariwen was formed in a Libyan camp for Tomashek rebels. This was Tinariwen’s first western release after a series of regional tapes. Track one sung by a guy who’d been shot 17 times.

  • Reviewed by Hemroid The Leader on August 9, 2017 at 2:35 pm
  • Filed as CD,International
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