OK you guys here’s something to make up for the shaky Monday mix. Tinariwen are a Malian band that formed in a refugee camp in Libya in 1979, and they make some of the best music going right now. Unlike anything else, and totally great. I look forward to the forthcoming asinine Pitchfork review; why do you have to compare it to something? Can’t it just be “really really stupid good?” Anyway you should buy the new album but you should also at a bare minimum also buy 2007’s Aman Iman, which is the source of this track:

[UPDATE:] I’m told the YouTube link doesn’t work outside the US. Hopefully this does work.


About richardwahnfried
Not named Richard Wahnfried, not krautrock legend Klaus Schulze.

One Response to NEW TINARIWEN

  1. Krispy Kreme says:

    H/T ME

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