Posted in music | pictures on August 7, 2008

photos by Bao Nguyen

Amadou and Mariam @ Lollapalooza

If you're going to All Points West on Sunday, don't miss Amadou & Mariam, "the blind couple from Mali", and their band. Bao caught their set at Lollapalooza. More pics and the setlist from that below...

Amadou and Mariam @ Lollapalooza

Amadou and Mariam @ Lollapalooza

Amadou and Mariam @ Lollapalooza

Amadou and Mariam @ Lollapalooza

Amadou and Mariam @ Lollapalooza

Amadou and Mariam @ Lollapalooza

Amadou and Mariam @ Lollapalooza

Amadou and Mariam @ Lollapalooza

Amadou and Mariam @ Lollapalooza

Amadou and Mariam @ Lollapalooza

Amadou and Mariam @ Lollapalooza

Amadou and Mariam @ Lollapalooza

Amadou and Mariam @ Lollapalooza

Amadou and Mariam @ Lollapalooza

Amadou and Mariam @ Lollapalooza

Amadou & Mariam Lollapalooza 2008 setlist

Artistiya
Welcome to Mali
Beaux Dimanches (Dimanche a Bamako)
Toubala kono
Magossa
Batoma
La Paix
Ce Ne Pas Bon
La Realite
Sebeke

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Comments (6)

this was one of the biggest (and to be honest, only) draws to APW. i was blown away by the energy they created at Coachella a few years ago.

i only wish they were playing another NYC show somewhere.

Posted by jp | August 7, 2008 9:42 AM

I agree ... That was my reasoning for buying a Sunday ticket. Unfortunately I had to sell it due to a scheduling conflict. I really wish they would play another show in NYC!!!

They played Summerstage 2 yrs ago and it was the same...amazing energy on stage. Do not miss this band if possible.

Posted by Anonymous | August 7, 2008 10:51 AM

Wow, cool gold guitar!

Posted by Anonymous | August 7, 2008 10:52 AM

^Yeah, it is. This band is really fun to watch onstage as well.

Posted by Anonymous | August 7, 2008 11:10 AM

I'd hit it.

Posted by Anonymous | August 7, 2008 11:22 AM

ahh nothing like the cut off head, hand and guitar photo stylings of Bao!

Posted by Anonymous | August 7, 2008 1:55 PM

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