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Vieux Farka Toure at Nell's Jazz & Blues

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Often referred to as "The Hendrix of the Sahara" is the son of legendary Malian guitar player Ali Farka Toure, who died in 2006. Ali Farka Toure came from a historical tribe of soldiers, and defied his parents in becoming a musician. When Vieux was in his teens, he declared that he also wanted to be a musician. His father dissaproved due to the pressures he had experienced being a musician. Rather, he wanted Vieux to become a soldier.

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Nell's Jazz & Blues

Address
North End Crescent
London
W14 8TG
Telephone:
0207792 1200
Website
http://www.nellsjazzandblues.com

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