Tag: RootsWorld

March 31, 2014

He balances passionate, melodic singing with rapid spoken sections, telling stories and giving advice as only a wise griot can. Sissoko’s substantial presence is felt in every song and while he may have passed, he left behind a legacy pinnacled on Keme Borama.

March 17, 2014

From start to finish, Eastern Hora draws on countless influences, changing gears frequently but with great purpose. This is innovative instrumental music which refuses to be pigeonholed by simple categorization, from a band that continues to impress.

March 16, 2014

Catrin Finch and Seckou Keita connect two ancient musical traditions separated by a vast ocean on Clychau Dibon. The cultures of Wales and Senegal may differ, but these artists share their musical histories with honesty and enthusiasm.

March 15, 2014
February 11, 2014