Posts Tagged ‘Dobet Gnahore’

ToDo ToDay: Choir Boy, Doug Seegers, and a FoundTapes Showcase

Afropop from Côte d'Ivoire and a musical set at a black men's prep school

Acoustic Africa: Afropean Women at Lisner Tonight

While last year’s Acoustic Africa tour featured relatively well-known performers including guitarist Oliver Mtukudzi from Zimbabwe, this year’s “Acoustic Africa: Afropean Women” tour, stopping at Lisner Auditorium tonight, showcases the lesser-known Dobet Gnahore, Manou Gallo and Kareyce Fotso. Despite the lack of acclaim, this promising event is by no means less worthy of attention. Gnahore, [...]