Tinariwen find meaning in the desert 'blues' | AspenTimes.comTinariwen (Tamasheq: ⵜⵏⵔⵓⵏ, with vowels ⵜⵉⵏⴰⵔⵉⵡⵉⵏ, pronounced tinariwen “deserts”, plural of ténéré “desert” is a group of Tuareg musicians from the Sahara Desert region of northern Mali. The band was formed in 1979 in Tamanrasset, Algeria, but returned to Mali after a 1990-95 peace accord.] The group first started to gain a following outside the Sahara region in 2001 with the release of The Radio Tisdas Sessions, and with performances at Festival au Désert in Mali and the Roskilde Festival in Denmark. See for more.


Toumast Tincha


Iswegh Attay

Oualahila Tesninam (Live at Glastonbury Festival 22 june 2007)

& Red Hot Chili Peppers – “Cler Achel”

Tin AIlhan

Islegh Taghram Tifhamam

Ténéré Tàqqàl

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