Tour dates and announcements.

Les Filles de Illighadad Fall Tour 2016

Les Filles de Illighadad arrived in Europe yesterday, and have begun their debut tour across the EU! The four piece, all hailing from the village of Illighadad in the region of Abalak, plays a combination of tende and guitar music. Tuareg guitar music as a genre is increasingly familiar outside…

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the tour politic

The next tour of Mdou Moctar is now underway - a short summer tour spanning the European continent. Because of certain visa problems, the tour was nearly canceled, but it fights its way forward. Mdou and the band were scheduled to begin the tour on July 6th, their first tour…

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mdou moctar spring tour

Spring is upon us, time to come out of the house and put on your dancing shoes. Tuareg guitarist and virtuoso Mdou Moctar has a mini-spring tour, and will be traveling around for a few shows in the EU + Turkey. In addition, he'll be screening his film Akounak (which…

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into the norient

Very excited to be part of two exciting programs in the coming weeks. I'm off to Europe, and will be joining Norient for their 2016 Musikfilm Festival in Bern, Switzerland - followed by a screening and panel discussion at CTM New Geographies in Berlin. Both festivals have incredible events planned…

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Mdou Moctar Fall Tour 2015

Mdou Moctar's fall tour begins tomorrow. The band will be playing a full UK tour, with dates across the EU, and a first time show in Turkey. Select date will be accompanied by screenings of Akounak. Stop by and say hello!

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