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Bombino Returns To North America

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Fusing the distinct sounds of Western blues and rock with traditional Tuareg music, Bombino is a figure of African guitar alongside the likes of Tinariwen and Ali Farka Touré. Raised during a period of resistance and rebellion, his music reflects both the strife of warfare and a great sense of hope and optimism for the Tuareg people. The story of Bombino and his people's struggle for self-determination was told in the moving film Agadez, the Music & the Rebellion, and his Cumbancha album Agadez. Catch Bombino on his upcoming North Amercan tour dates!

11-26-2011Montreal, QC

11-27-2011Burlington, VT

11-28-2011Northhampton, MA

11-29-2011New York, NY

11-30-2011Somerville, MA

12-02-2011Washington, DC

12-03-2011Port Washington, NY

12-06-2011Los Angeles, CA

12-07-2011Joshua Tree, CA

12-09-2011San Francisco, CA

12-10-2011Portland, OR

12-11-2011Seattle, WA

12-13-2011Mexico City, Mexico

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