Posts tagged "Amadou and Mariam"

Grammys 2013: Who Should Win the Categories You Actually Care About

The 55th Annual Grammy Awards are almost upon us! Hey, we'd love to help you with your office pools and living-room side bets with some…
By: Christopher R. Weingarten / February 8, 2013

Amadou & Mariam, ‘Folila’ (Nonesuch)

For all we know, there's a guitarist on every Bamako street corner who can outplay Amadou Bagayoko. Over the past decade, caravan-loads of superior shredders,…
By: Keith Harris / April 10, 2012

Amadou & Mariam on TVOTR- and Santigold-Assisted ‘Folila’

On their seventh album, Folila, Malian guitarist Amadou Bagayoko and his singing wife Mariam Doumbia exploit Western pop with as much cross-cultural savvy as Paul…
By: Richard Gehr / April 4, 2012

Public Enemy and More Acts Added to Bonnaroo Lineup

More performers have been added to the lineup for this June's Bonnaroo Music and Arts Festival. Hip-hop vanguards Public Enemy and West African duo Amadou…
By: Larry Fitzmaurice / March 25, 2009