Ali Farka Touré: Next Steps

Ali Farka Touré: Next Steps

It was the late Ali Farka Touré that emphasised Malean music's role in the origin myth of American blues—something now widely acknowledged. He himself sat at the pressure point between the two, an exponent of African blues who also was influenced in turn by its American cousin. Explore the depth and breadth of his music with these undiscovered cuts.

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