Noura Mint Seymali
The Mauritanian singer has a fine new album, Tzenni, and deploys her impossible-to-ignore voice to explore Moorish poetic themes. The dazzling Jeiche Ouid Chighaly, her husband and exemplary guitarist, weaves fuzzed-out wavelengths around Seymali's ornamented griot wail and harplike ardine, while bass and drums keep everything deep in the pocket.
Tue., July 29, 9:30 p.m., 2014
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