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"An ethnographic documentation of a fictional Bamako where Abubakari II discovered America. These are musical recordings of future manding, bamako nu-wave, hip-hop visionaries and the sounds of an imagined geography. The LP includes a 60-page booklet of photographs. The ...
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SS-000 | SAHEL SOUNDS

"A combination of original lo-fi guitar material and traditionals from Mali, performed by renowned Timbouctou musician Abba Gargando and recorded on cellphones. The atmospheres range from hypnotic and electrified to sparse. Limited edition of 500 LP's with handmade ...
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SAHELSOUNDS029 | SAHEL SOUNDS

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