Join Now! >
Ali Farka Toure
Alert me by e-mail when my tracked artists add new shows in my local area!
At A Glance
No current shows were found for Ali Farka Toure.
If you know about shows that we're missing for this artist,
Add Them Here!
Add A Show
One of the most internationally successful West African musicians of the '90s, Ali Farka Touré was described as "the African John Lee Hooker" so many times that it probably began to grate on both Touré's and Hooker's nerves. There is a lot of truth to the comparison, however, and it isn't exactly an insult. The guitarist, who also played other instruments such as calabash and bongos, shared with Hooker (and similar American bluesmen like Lightnin' Hopkins) a predilection for low-pitched vocals and midtempo, foot-stomping rhythms, often playing with...
Albums of the Week: Feb 26 - Mar 4 Widespread Panic, Midlake
Ali Farka Toure/Toumani Diabate: New Album in February
Vieux Farka Touré: The Kid Is Alright
Vieux Farka Touré: Album/Tour
Rykodisc Free Downloads
Peter Rowan: Gather The Spirit
Submit a Correction
Send to a Friend
Add a Show
Add a Comment
Inc. All Rights Reserved. © Copyright 1998 - 2013