Mali Music – Sunset Coming On (69)

December 14, 2009

While we were all waiting for a new Blur album, Damon Albarn decamped to Africa with his melodica for Ozfam. After the fact, recordings with the likes of Afel Bocoum and Toumani Diabate bounced between Mali and London for additions until an album emerged. Not only did it signal the start of Albarn’s most creative period, but also the start of his Honest Jon’s label, dedicated to world music.


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