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Pape & Cheikh

Pape & Cheikh released Mariama on Real World Records in 2002. Steeped in the traditions of their Serer region of central Senegal, but citing Bob Dylan, Cat Stevens and Joan Armatrading among their prime influences, Pape and Cheikh brilliantly encompass both concepts of folk music.

Further reading

Society of Sound: The Gloaming 3

The March release on Bowers & Wilkins Society of Sound features the world renowned Irish American gr...

Society of Sound statement

It’s ten years since the formation of Bowers & Wilkins Society of Sound - a monthly place to liste...

What Heat: Track by Track

Delving deeper into Bokanté's What Heat with Michael League & Malika Tirolien.

What is Qawwali? —A Beginner’s Guide

A brief introduction to the music of the Sufi mystics.