Lobi Traoré
January 25th, 2012 by hachaduryan

LOBI TRAORE

 

Location: Mali

Genre: World, Blues

 

 

 

Lobi Traoré (1962 – 1 June 2010) was a Malian musician. He was born in 1962 in Segou Bakaridiara in the province of Farako, just behind the river Niger. His father was a great Komo singer, and his uncle was a traditional violin player. Lobi’s father gave up Komo singing to become an Imam (muslim priest), for if one wishes to study Islam, it is forbidden to be a part of a secret society associated with animist traditions. Lobi started playing shakers at a young age at local weddings and his talent was immediately noticed. During his teenage years, while studying timbales, he saw another man playing an acoustic guitar and was immediately struck by its beautiful sound. He was soon spending all his time playing. Lobi is the creator of an amazingly unique mix of blues and African music. He has been living in Bamako for fifteen years and can be found playing at clubs many nights of the week. Lobi has played in many European countries, Canada, Mozambique, South Africa and all of the countries of West Africa. His music has been recognized by many blues aficionados from around the world for its gritty, powerful soul.
 

More Info:

mali-music.com

KSK Records

Buy his latest album

 

 

___________________________________________________________________________

info@thelazycocoon.com
@TheLazyCocoon
+1 408 600 0840
+1 REC-GIG-TONE
(732) 444-8663




Tags: music, new music, songs, free songs, free music, download music, indie, independent, electronic, indietronic, pop, electro pop, electro-pop, indie pop, indie-pop, undiscovered, obscure, rock, alternative, dreampop, dream pop, psychedelic, lo-fi, echo rock, echo pop;

Home               Services               Gear               Pricing               Live Stream



One Response  
  • dziu writes:
    February 6th, 20128:51 amat

    Wow!

    This tune has the coolest bass drum/bass line!

    THE GUITAR TONE IS SO DOPE!

    KEep it Up!!

    ☆┌─┐ ─┐☆
    │▒│ /▒/
    │▒│/▒/
    │▒ /▒/─┬─┐
    │▒│▒|▒│▒│
    ┌┴─┴─┐-┘─┘
    │▒┌──┘▒▒▒│
    └┐▒▒▒▒▒▒┌┘
    └┐▒▒▒▒┌┘


Leave a Reply

XHTML: You can use these tags: <a href="" title=""> <abbr title=""> <acronym title=""> <b> <blockquote cite=""> <cite> <code> <del datetime=""> <em> <i> <q cite=""> <s> <strike> <strong>

SIDEBAR
»
S
I
D
E
B
A
R
«
»  Substance:WordPress   »  Style:Ahren Ahimsa
© ©The Lazy Cocoon 2017