Rokia Traore

Steve Reich/Philip Glass, Devendra/Stephin Merritt/Iron & Wine, Robert Plant, more playing “Nonesuch Records at BAM”
Steve Reich/Philip Glass, Devendra/Stephin Merritt/Iron & Wine, Robert Plant, more playing “Nonesuch Records at BAM”
Contemporary composers Steve Reich and Philip Glass have announced that they'll perform together for the first time in over 30 years, as the kickoff event for "Nonesuch Records at BAM", the label's 50th anniversary going down this September...
Lincoln Center’s White Light Festival returns — 2011 schedule includes live movie score by Adrian Utley & Will Gregory
Lincoln Center’s White Light Festival returns — 2011 schedule includes live movie score by Adrian Utley & Will Gregory
The White Light Festival is an annual exploration of music's power to illuminate our interior lives. From the powerful opening chords of Beethoven's Missa solemnis to an exploration of light itself, to a meditation, Peter Sellars, and Rokia Traoré on the darkness of the soul that leads to the transcendence of love, the White Light Festival offers experiences of passionate beauty and occasions of profound insight into the many dimensions of our individual selves and the collective shared forces of the human condition...
BAM R&B Festival at MetroTech kicks off (shows Thursday at noon) – now w/ Allen Toussaint on the schedule
BAM R&B Festival at MetroTech kicks off (shows Thursday at noon) – now w/ Allen Toussaint on the schedule
Rokia Traoré @ LPR in February (more by Lori Baily) Allen Toussaint @ New Orleans Jazz Fest 2009 (more by Graeme Flegenheimer) The 15th-annual BAM Rhythm & Blues Festival will take place every Thursday at noon from June 4th to August 6th at Brooklyn's MetroTech Commoms...