The Last Song Before The War
A documentary about the last Festival Au Desert in Timbuktu, before the civil war in Mali. Let's hope it isn't the last song forever in that region.
Electric Cowbell Records
Electric Cowbell Records is a Brooklyn-based record label started by Jim Thomson
Global World Music from D.C.
Toubab carries echoes of African greats like Ali Farka Toure, Orchestra Baobab and Salif Keita
Corey Harris is a seeker of the countless historical and cultural truths locked within the music. Appears on Ake Doni Doni, and Anka Ben Mali Denou
A 30 piece self-described "circus punk marching band" based in Chicago
A storming powerhouse of big-band African funk
Sound Advice Management
Cheick's management company