Audio: The Touré-Raichel Collective

Vieux Farka Touré linked up with Israeli keyboardist/songwriter Idan Raichel for an "unscripted recording session that took place one afternoon in November 2010 in a small Tel Aviv studio." The two are now releasing the instrumental fruits of that meeting as The Touré-Raichel Collective, which also feature Malian calabash player Souleymane Kane Yossi Fine and bassist Yossi Fine. Stream The Tel Aviv Session below and grab the album.



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Every week, we highlight the top releases through our best music of the week column.

Here's our round up of the best tracks and music videos that came across our desks, which you can also check out in our Songs You Need to Hear This Week playlists on Spotify and Apple Music.

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