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Ahead of a September tour date in Winston-Salem, N.C., social media commenters are leveling violent, racist attacks against the Tuareg musicians known as Tinariwen. Marie Planeille/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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Mali's 'Guitar Gods' Tinariwen Receive Racist Threats Ahead Of U.S. Tour

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Malian singing legend Oumou Sangare performing in Essaouira, Morocco in June 2012. Fadel Senna/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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Tinariwen: Tiny Desk Concert

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Tinariwen performs on the "Which" stage on Sunday, June 13, 2010, at the Bonnaroo Music and Arts Festival in Manchester, Tenn. Shantel Mitchell hide caption

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Listen Now: Tinariwen In Concert

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Clockwise from top: Tinariwen, Lykke Li, Eleanor Friedberger, John Maus. Courtesy of the artists hide caption

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New Mix: Lykke Li, A Fiery Furnace Goes Solo, Patti Smith Does Buddy Holly, More

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Bonnaroo 2010: A Look Back

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Antibalas, The Besnard Lakes, Let's Go Sailing

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