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Tinariwen's New Album 'Elwan' Out Now
Friday, February 10th, 2017

Tinariwen's New Album 'Elwan' Out Now

Renowned Saharan band Tinariwen have released a powerful and evocative new album entitled Elwan. A record that Mojo writes, is “one to point to the next time somebody pronounces there are no decent protest songs anymore.” The group has released a video for the track “Sastanàqqàm” which perfectly evokes the ...

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Tinariwen Sing Songs Of Freedom For Women Of The Sahara In "Assàwt"
Monday, January 23rd, 2017

Tinariwen Sing Songs Of Freedom For Women Of The Sahara In "Assàwt"

The Grammy winning Saharan band Tinariwen, described as “desert blues practitioners” by The Guardian, have just premiered a song from their forthcoming album Elwan which arrives on February 10th via Anti-. The track is called “Assawt” and it features everything listeners throughout the world have come love about Tinariwen, virtuosic ...

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Tinariwen Announce New Album Elwan Out February 10th
Wednesday, October 19th, 2016

Tinariwen Announce New Album Elwan Out February 10th

The new album Elwan by TINARIWEN could well have been called Exile on Main Street. Others have already thought of that, but the idea is apt. As is the painful paradox, if you consider that while TINARIWEN were criss-crossing the globe on their recent triumphant tours, the frontiers that encircle ...

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Tinariwen Announce US Tour Dates, Premiere New Song "Sastanàqqàm"
Thursday, November 10th, 2016

Tinariwen Announce US Tour Dates, Premiere New Song "Sastanàqqàm"

Grammy winning Saharan band Tinariwen have announced the details of their 2017 North American headlining tour. Kicking off on March 30th in Solana Beach, CA, the tour will hit both coasts wrapping up in Pittsburgh on April 21st. The acclaimed band has also unveiled their new single "Sastanàqqàm" from the ...

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Tinariwen Release 'Live In Paris'
Friday, November 20th, 2015

Tinariwen Release 'Live In Paris'

On Saturday December 13th 2014, in Paris, a city that the band adores, Grammy Award-winning Tuareg group Tinariwen brought the world’s most respected tindé musician Lalla Badi together with an audience for something more, so much more, than a simple straightforward concert. The album which documents that special night ...

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