Bassekou Kouyaté And Ngoni Ba

Critics' choice
Scala, Central London Sunday May 31 2015
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The Malian ngoni player and his talented band play vivid afro-blues

Described by blues legend Taj Mahal as a 'genius', Malian bandleader Kouyaté has spent his career connecting the lute-like ngoni with the wider global blues tradition. He showcases his incredible chops with backing from his six-piece Ngoni Ba group.

Venue name: Scala
Address: 275
Pentonville Rd
King's Cross
N1 9NL
Transport: Tube: King's Cross
Price: £16-£18
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