In anticipation of the upcoming release of Ali Farka Touré & Toumani Diabaté’s second and last album ‘Ali and Toumani’, World Circuit is releasing previously unseen footage of these legendary Malian musicians.
There is a 1 minute album teaser, a video clip for the song ‘Kala Djula’ which is out now as a digital download, and a fascinating short film on the making of the album., which can be viewed here:
Toumani Diabate and his band will play his interpretations of the music of Ali Farka Touré in a series of special concerts starting in April 2010.
Author: World Music Central News Department
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