Noura Mint Seymali

Be Here Now – Snapshot reviews Of New Album Release 7-8-14

By Iman Lababedi | July 8, 2014

Moanin’ At Midnight: The Howlin’ Wolf Project – Tomas Doncker band – If you have last year’s This Is The Tomas Doncker’s Band Howlin’ Wolf EP, what do you need this for? Four more songs. If you don’t have the EP, this breakthrough album for the band is the best collection of Wolf covers you will ever hear – ALBUM OF THE WEEK – A

10 Songs: Tuesday, July 8th, 2014

By Iman Lababedi | July 8, 2014

Tokyo, Oklahoma – John Anderson – I’m a big fan so not sure how this song passed me by but Steve Crawford’s momento mori of Mack Vickery (you’ll find it at the top of today’s rock nyc), turned me on to it: a country blues work out stomps its way with so much smarts – A

Noura Mint Seymali At Central Park Summerstage, Saturday, July 5th, 2014, Reviewed

By Iman Lababedi | July 7, 2014

Unlike Ethiopian music, there is no r&b influence, the music sways but doesn’t stomp and Noura’s delivery is rock emphatic; it’s a declarative, rich and very inviting sound. Her hour long set mined the debut album, Tzenni, released in June