A first listen to a new remix EP by the ngoni master from Mali.
This weekend, griot Cheick Hamala Diabate will be in New Orleans, not to play Jazz Fest but a series of show around the city at night. He also has a new EP, "Prudence," with six electro-world remixes of his song, "Prudence," in addition to his own version.
Thursday: Desire on Burgundy (unplugged)
Friday: Old US Mint with Papa Mali
Saturday: Hi Ho Lounge with the Mardi Gras Indian Orchestra
Sunday: Gasa Gasa