Photos / Video: Wyatt Brake (zepcowboy)
In any given month, there are hundreds of bands that take to Chicago's stages. But there are far fewer that look and sound like Tinawiren -- which makes their show at Old Town Folk Music that much more of a treat.
The Saharan ensemble dived into some guitar-driven jams with hypnotic vocals from their latest release Elwan for the typically attentive OTSFM crowd.
Tamiditin Tan Ufrawan
Amassakoul 'n' Ténéré
This mesmerizing style of desert blues made a nice showing in the city.