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News Mali » Music: Imarhan: Temet — ‘fiery, bluesy political tunes’

News channel or source: https://www.ft.com/content/fc4ed1f2-0f97-11e8-8cb6-b9ccc4c4dbbb
Publication date: Friday 16 February 2018

Touareg guitar music started out in the 1980s as an amalgam of Jimi Hendrix, Bob Marley and Dire Straits, filtered through rebel fighters in exile from Mali and sheltered by Colonel Gaddafi in the Libyan Desert. They dreamt of cleaving Azawad, their region ...

News Mali » Music: Featured artist: Mali Hayes

News channel or source: https://www.m-magazine.co.uk/newmusic/featuredartist/featured-artist-mali-hayes/
Publication date: Sunday 18 February 2018

What? Jazz drenched neo-soul. From where? Manchester. What’s the story? Mali has been dabbling with music since she was an early teen, not that surprising considering she comes from a bonefide musical family. Her mum is a producer and her dad a singer ...

News Mali » Music: 'It produced so many firsts for music TV': BBC Four marks Old Grey Whistle Test's 30th anniversary with live special

News channel or source: http://www.musicweek.com/media/read/it-produced-so-many-firsts-for-music-tv-bbc-four-marks-old-grey-whistle-test-s-30th-anniversary-with-live-special/071397
Publication date: Wednesday 07 February 2018

Other music commissions for BBC Four include Africa: A Journey Into Music, which explores the music of Mali, Nigeria and South Africa with presenter Rita Ray. In The 80s Pop Road Map (working title), Midge Ure and Kim Appleby go on the road to make a case ...

News Mali » Music: Cory Wong, Ronan Guilfoyle, Izumi Kimura: the best jazz this week

News channel or source: https://www.irishtimes.com/culture/music/cory-wong-ronan-guilfoyle-izumi-kimura-the-best-jazz-this-week-1.3389608
Publication date: Friday 16 February 2018

Support comes from PAJ, a new identity for intrepid Irish guitarist Paddy Groenland, recently returned from parts exotic, including Mali and Brazil, with some new music on his mind. These vinyl listening parties, moderated by your faithful correspondent ...

News Mali » Music: WOMAD Cáceres Announces Additional Acts, Including Oumou Sangaré

News channel or source: https://worldmusiccentral.org/2018/02/12/womad-caceres-announces-additional-acts-including-oumou-sangare/
Publication date: Sunday 11 February 2018

World music festival WOMAD Cáceres will be celebrating its 27th ... and The Gramophone Allstars Big Band (Spain), WOMAD Cáceres has revealed four additional acts: Oumou Sangaré (Mali), Red Baraat (United States), Elemotho Gaalelekwe (Namibia) and ...

News Mali » Music: Ugandan Hip Hop act Ajo addresses African Identity with New Music Video “Nuba” | Watch on BN

News channel or source: https://www.bellanaija.com/2018/02/ajo-new-music-video-nuba/
Publication date: Sunday 18 February 2018

It points out some of the outstanding characters in African History such as Shaka of the Zulu Kingdom, Mansa Musa of the Mali Empire, Kabalega of the Bunyoro Kingdom, Emorimori of Teso among others.

News Mali » Music: Jennifer Hudson Confronted by David Otunga Over Cheating Allegations with Mali Music

News channel or source: http://www.tmz.com/2017/11/17/jennifer-hudson-dating-mali-music-david-otunga/
Publication date: hursday 16 November 2017

Jennifer Hudson and David Otunga broke up after he confronted her, claiming she was secretly dating music producer Mali Music... TMZ has learned. Hudson denies having any relationship with the producer, but Otunga believes Hudson and Mali Music were ...

News Mali » Music: Radical Islamists tried to take away Mali's music, but the musicians of ‘Mali Blues’ play on

News channel or source: http://www.latimes.com/entertainment/movies/la-et-mn-mali-blues-review-20170706-story.html
Publication date: hursday 06 July 2017

Music documentaries are thick on the land, and political ones are numerous as well, but "Mali Blues" is different in that it artfully combines hypnotic music with definite societal concerns. If you are a fan of world music, you're aware of the terrific ...

News Mali » Music: Mali Music Mixes the Sacred and the Secular [INTERVIEW]

News channel or source: http://www.ebony.com/entertainment-culture/mali-music-marries-the-sacred-and-the-secular-555
Publication date: onday 21 July 2014

We chatted up Mali Music about his great new album, the whole gospel-versus-secular conflama, and the “Beautiful” road ahead of him. EBONY: Where were you born and raised? Do you come from a musical family? Mali Music: I was born in Phoenix ...

News Mali » Music: Mali: Music, Culture & Conflict in Mali

News channel or source: http://allafrica.com/stories/201311030302.html
Publication date: Sunday 03 November 2013

Music is Mali's most famous cultural asset and has shaped the country's history for centuries. A new book by Andy Morgan recounts how it has suffered under Islamist occupation. Music is the glue that holds Mali together, the bridge that connects its past ...