Two World Music posts coming up. Firstly........... Since the collaboration between Ry Cooder and Ali Farka Toure blossomed onto the music scene with “Talking Timbuktu” I have had a fascination with exploring World Music, and in particular, what the continent of Africa has to offer ( and from there my explorations wandered Eastwards, as you’ll… Continue reading Lay back with Tinariwen………….
I should be working but I just got to share this with you. Not strictly World Music but I just had to pass this on. Who is writing the protest songs of today? One or two maybe, but it seems that the search for cheap celebrity drives everything forward for a certain generation. Neil Young… Continue reading World Music No. 3 – Ry Cooder