Tinariwen (tin-AH-ri-WEN) is a guitar band from northern Mali in West Africa. Considered poet-guitarists, their music expresses the aspirations of their nomadic people, the Tuareg. A recent NPR article said, “The members have been hailed as guitar gods, playing rolling melodic lines and loping rhythms that evoke the desert sands of the Sahara — the band’s native home.” The internationally-recognized band is touring the U.S. this summer and fall and is making a stop in Dallas. Why not impress a friend/date with your taste in musical diversity. Enter to win tickets to see the group perform with Lonnie Holley on September 14, at Canton Hall in Deep Ellum.
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UPDATE: We have our winners. Thanks for playing.