Folk Music of the Sahel Vol.1: Niger
... such, the intent of this album is not just to
document the fantastic heterogeneity of Sahelien music, but also to
bear witness to
the changes and challenges faced by Niger’s diverse ethnic ... wellsprings. From exuberant a cappella drone chants to
the riveting instrumental minimalism of goje possession music, the performances on this album represent a poignant cry to
the universe by musicians who hold every ...