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HAMA - TORODI (LP)

"Futuristic synthesizer interpretations of Tuareg folklore. Pulsing keys, pitch bends, and crashing drum loops combine in a singular sound from underground Niamey based composer Hama. Eclectic convergence of Maghrebi pop, Tuareg guitar, and Detroit techno, transmitting ...
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SAHELSOUNDS025 | SAHEL SOUNDS

"This LP features the awesome rocking score for the movie 'Rain The Color Blue With A Little Red In It' (the Tuareg don't have a word for 'purple'!), a revolutionary story - or a brilliant re-interpretation of Prince's 'Purple Rain' - of guitars, motorcycles, cellphones ...
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SAHELSOUNDS028 | SAHEL SOUNDS

"Isswat recordings from Azawad region of the Sahara desert. Music of nostalgia, longing, and revolutionaries, sung by Fadimoutou Wallet Inamoud in her debut recording, a local production from 2008. Sparse rhythms and hand claps punctuate the meditative hypnosis, ...
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SAHELSOUNDS026 | SAHEL SOUNDS

"Compilation of popular modern electro music from Mali. High energy jams from "Balani Show" sound systems. A collage of cut up balafons and djembes over Kuduro and Coup Decal rhythms - interspersed with samples of drums, bells, and whistles. Heavy dance tracks from some ...
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SAHELSOUNDS021 | SAHEL SOUNDS

PHENO S. - KANI (LP)

"Featured on the Music from Saharan Cellphones compilation, Pheno S. gets his own long awaited full length. Autotuned raps, pitch bending soft synths, and glitchy beats combine in spaced out anthems. Choice MP3s of homemade electronic hip hop from the BasedGod of the ...
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SAHELSOUNDS019 | SAHEL SOUNDS

"Music from Saharan Cellphones Volume 2 is finally on vinyl! The album draws from material from both of the first two cassettes - from hi-energy Moroccan Raď, desert ishumar guitar, Sonrai rap from Northern Mali, to yet to be named genres like "Tuareg Autotune". ...
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SAHELSOUNDS012 | SAHEL SOUNDS