• Please be advised that we had a power outage earlier this morning, because of this the university is closed for the day. Magill is open and operating on a normal schedule. Family weekend events for today are canceled, Saturday and Sunday's events will continue on schedule.

    Please check back here, on Facebook, or on Twitter for more updates.

Resources

Main Menu

Tinariwen with Special Guest Kishi Bashi

Back to all events


Event Details

October 21, 2012 | 7:00 PM | Pollak Theatre


Location: Pollak Theatre

The multi-generational, Grammy winning musical force that is Tinariwen (tee-nahree-WEN) brings the sound and culture of the Sahara’s nomadic Tuareg people to the Jersey Shore for the first time — mixing regional ethnic forms with Western pop influences within an electrified wall of sound. Tinariwen have won new fans on five continents, a journey that’s taken them from the refugee camps of Gaddafi’s Libya to top-ticket music fests and The Colbert Report.

Kishi Bashi, a master at building songs from live violin loops, layered singing and beatboxing, will open the show.

www.tinariwen.com


Event Categories

Pollak Theatre