Saturday concert: Vieux Farka Touré

This is a music video for a song from the first, self-titled album by Vieux Farka Touré. He’s the acclaimed musician son of the great Ali Farka Touré. Both hail from the town of Niakunké, Mali, west Africa. (Not far from Timbuktu, actually.)

The video seems to have been shot in Niafunké, and maybe in the capital, Bamako. To me, much of it has a home-movie feel. Enjoy the music.

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