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Utrecht’s Le Guess Who? Isn’t Like Any Festival You’ll See In The USA

These days, whenever all the big-name American festivals start to announce their lineups for the year, there's inevitably a certain, noticeable same-ness. It's a consequence…
Ryan Leas | November 14, 2017 - 4:34 pm

Album Of The Week

Album Of The Week: Amadou & Mariam Folila

Amadou & Mariam have been making music forever, but when they first hit my radar about seven years ago, their mere existence seemed like some…
Tom Breihan | April 10, 2012 - 12:05 pm

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Amadou & Mariam – “Bofou Safou” Video

When listening to Amadou & Mariam's latest single "Bofou Safou," the only proper way to capture its essence is simple: the funk, the whole funk,…
Kim Ilkowski | May 2, 2017 - 9:10 am

Amadou & Mariam – “Bofou Safou”

Grammy-nominated duo Amadou & Mariam have returned with the bouncy and colorful lyric video for their single "Bofou Safou." A dizzying array of patterned photos…
Margaret Farrell | April 13, 2017 - 2:41 pm

Amadou & Mariam – “Wily Kataso” Video (Feat. Tunde & Kyp Of TV On The Radio)

Amadou & Mariam will put out a new record this week, and it's a fairly star-studded one at that, as we've already heard the Santigold-featuring…
Corban Goble | March 23, 2012 - 12:38 pm

Amadou & Mariam – “Dougou Badia” (Feat. Santigold)

Amadou & Mariam's new LP, Folila is out in March, and the record features a slew of notable collaborators alongside longtime cohort and producer Marc-Antoine…
Corban Goble | January 6, 2012 - 3:15 pm

Amadou & Mariam – “Sabali (Miike Snow Remix)” (Stereogum Premiere)

As its title suggests, Amadou & Mariam's 13-song REMIXES finds a variety of DJs and producers remixing longtime Mali couple (and World Cup vets) Amadou
Brandon Stosuy | December 14, 2010 - 2:20 pm

ATP 2010: Curated By Matt Groening @ Butlin’s Holiday Centre, Minehead, UK

This past weekend was the Matt Groening-curated ATP, which went down in Butlins, Minehead, UK. Iggy Pop and Toumani Diabate were the highlights of the…
jessica | May 10, 2010 - 6:07 pm

New Amadou & Mariam Live Video – “Sekebe” (At Studio 104)

This live performance of "Sekebe" by Amadou & Mariam makes for a cathartic end-of-the-week jam. If the percussive, upbeat breakdowns and ebullient vocals weren't enough,…
Stereogum | February 20, 2009 - 12:09 pm