Very nice follow – up to the Ishilan – N – Tenere LP with a collection of contemporary guitar music from the sahel region by Mississippi Records/Sahelsounds.
Listen and buy it for a minum of 2 $ at http://sahelsounds.bandcamp.com/album/laila-je-taime
“Laila Je T’Aime is a compilation of guitar music from the Western Sahel – including Mauritania, Senegal and Mali. Selected from three years of field recordings, the compilation highlights guitarists and guitar bands and the vast differences in interpretation of the instrument. Recorded on location from the riverside houses of the Niger to the desert campfires of Northern Malian desert.”