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Royce Hall at UCLA
340 Royce Drive Los Angeles, CA 90095
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The weather was Cold . I wore boots and jeans.
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"Acoustic Africa"
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attended Mar 26 2011

The music and the energy of the performers were "five star" worthy - the show was wonderful. There were only two down-sides to the evening: 1) I noticed that my ticket could be given away if not claimed at least a half-hour before the show (I...continued

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attended Mar 26 2011

Fabulous concert. Mystic and spiritual sounds of Habib Koite and Afel Bocoum were unforgettable. How is it possible to layer 5 to 6 melodies on top of each other and maintain a comprehensible blend of rhythms? Remarkable. And what can anyone...continued

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Find out more about_ Acoustic Africa _on the tour website.


This musical journey focuses on the richness of the African guitar tradition. The evening will include performances by Malian superstar Habib Koité, whose exciting concerts have endeared him to audiences worldwide, Oliver Mtukudzi, the best-selling artist in his home country of Zimbabwe, and Afel Bocoum, a guitarist, singer and composer from Mali whose songs evoke the evolution of traditional Malian society. With more than 75 years of experience between them, Koité, Mtukudzi and Bocoum converge to create a breathtaking blend of styles, traditions and influences.