Emilio Cascocenteno

Critic

UK

PhD Student (musicology), Royal Holloway University of London.

Kidal

Date: 17 Mar 2017 Category: Music
7.0 Rating
For Glitterbeat Records, Tamikrest’s Kidal represents the perfect balance between the rock and meditative elements. The importance given to the message in the Tamashek language expresses the concerns of a marginalised people. The Tuareg people have a long history of hardship, oppression and insane control of political, economic and religious antagonistic interests. For this reason, the band, from the northern Republic of Mali in the Sahara Dese ...