NEW TINARIWEN

OMG OMG OMG

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.

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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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