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First Listen: Tinariwen's New Album, 'Emmaar'

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First Listen: Tinariwen's New Album, 'Emmaar'

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First Listen: Tinariwen's New Album, 'Emmaar'

First Listen: Tinariwen's New Album, 'Emmaar'

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How do you build on the reputation that has made your band the most visible ambassador of an entire people? For its seventh international album, Emmaar, Tinariwen has some striking ideas that were born out of both creativity and absolute necessity.

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