Spiky and smooth, the kinetic guitar playing of Bombino weaves through the buoyant rhythms that his band produces.
photo by Melissa Wax

Spiky and smooth, the kinetic guitar playing of Bombino weaves through the buoyant rhythms that his band produces. The Tuareg guitarist returns to the KEXP Live Room for a set of four songs from his new album Deran in this session hosted by Troy Nelson. Recorded 07/21/2018

1. Chatahad
2. Takamba
3. Tehigren
4. Afrique

 

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