Music that's as likely to use the n'goni as heavy guitar riffs
Rokia Traoré creates hauntingly beautiful music, and has been heralded as one of the most thrilling African musicians around. Moving effortlessly between ancient Malian sounds to African rock 'n roll or her own Bambara style, she's a chameleon within her genre. With vocals that vibrate over skittering tracks, her high-energy live shows are not to be missed. She exudes grace and talent, constantly evolving and out to shock. Seating allocated on arrival.
"Her Joni Mitchell-esque stylings and complex lyrics can hold you spellbound."