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Son of legendary Malian guitar player, Ali Farka Touré, Vieux is referred to as the "Hendrix of the Sahara". Don't miss your chance to experience this worldwide artist for a very special night at 5 Points Music Sanctuary Tickets: GA $22 adv, $27 door | VIP and seating options available With his recent collaborations and performance before a billion people at the 2010 World Cup in Johannesburg, South Africa, Vieux Farka Touré is one of the most celebrated African guitarists in history. In praise of his latest album, Samba: "From album to album, Vieux Farka Touré is one of the most respected guitarists and musicians in the world. Each of his projects is praised both by critics and by the public. This new opus, a hybrid and inventive disc recorded in studio and in front of an audience, confirms the extent of his talent." — ICI Musique, CBC

VIEUX FARKA TOURE
  • 1217 Maple Ave SW
  • Roanoke, VA 24016
  • to
  • 5 Points Music Sanctuary
  • $22-$37