Pulling at My Heart Strings

I discovered Sona Jobarteh on my travels with Khonsu. How is it that I’ve never found her incredible voice and presence before, especially when her heart is attached to one of my favourite instruments – the kora?

Timbuktu, with Love

Let Fatoumata Diawara’s incredible voice take you to Timbuktu, a place of legend, history, culture and beauty – and pain – carved out of the desert in Mali, dating back to the 12th century.