Nomad - Bombino
Track Listing
  1. Amidinine (My Friend)
  2. Ahulakamine Hulan (He Greets You Fondly)
  3. Azamane Tiliade (The Era of Young Girls)
  4. Imuhar (Freemen)
  5. Niamey Jam
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  1. Amidinine (My Friend)
  2. Ahulakamine Hulan (He Greets You Fondly)
  3. Azamane Tiliade (The Era of Young Girls)
  4. Imuhar (Freemen)
  5. Niamey Jam
  6. Adinat (People)
  7. Her Tenere (In the Desert)
  8. Imidiwan (My Friends)
  9. Aman (Water)
  10. Zigzan (Patience)
  11. Tamiditine (My Darling)
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Born in northern Niger, Bombino is an ethnic Tuareg, a nomadic tribe spread out across the Sahara Desert, and if he inherited a steady urge for going, it shows in his guitar playing, which is informed by the fluid, melodic, and graceful style of so many great African guitarists. But he's also listened and studied the playing of Jimi Hendrix and Mark Knopfler closely, and maybe a little of J.J. Cale, too, another man whose guitar style embraces a sharp, dusty-tinged desert tone, and somehow out of all this, Bombino emerges ...

Nomad 2013, Nonesuch

UPC: 075597959932

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