Mamman Sani – Songs from his album Unreleased Tapes 1981-1984

from the sahelsounds website: "His first and only album was recorded in 1978. Mamman stepped into the studio of the National Radio with his organ, where it was transposed and overdubbed in two takes. In coordination with the Minister of Culture, the album was released in a limited series of cassettes showcasing modern Niger music. … Continue reading Mamman Sani – Songs from his album Unreleased Tapes 1981-1984

Rinus van Alebeek – Sahelsounds (based on the writings and recordings by Christopher Kirkley)

This is from things internet. I saw a post by DelVerme, a club in the neo-realist quarter of Rome. They have very good beer, very good wine, a very good sound system and very good after hours. They posted a video impression of a performance by Mdou Moctar. Three young men in desert outfit, wearing … Continue reading Rinus van Alebeek – Sahelsounds (based on the writings and recordings by Christopher Kirkley)