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    Bassekou Kouyate & Ngoni Ba

    Presented by at Johnny D's Uptown Restaurant & Music Club

    September 18, 2013


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    Bassekou Kouyate & Ngoni Ba

    The music that Bassekou Kouyate and his three ngoni accompanists coax from this simple instrument is extraordinary—intricately woven lines, crisp bluesy riffs and funky ostinato patterns, along with wild, rocking solos. Add lilting griot melodies from Ami Sacko, Kouyate’s wife, and driving West African rhythms from two percussionists, and you’ve got Ngoni ba, one of the hottest bands from Mali.


    Johnny D's Uptown Restaurant & Music Club

    17 Holland St.
    Somerville, MA 02144

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    $25 General admission, guaranteed seating with dinner reservation, 21+



    phone: 6178764275


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