Dusu

Dusu

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Dusu is an authentic African Malian band fronted by Ibrahim Kelly (nephew of the Legendary 'Ali Farka Toure'). The music is extremely danceable as Dusu combines driving intricate polyrhythms with traditional yet original Malian songs. Dusu strives to bring about joy and unity through music.

Biography

Dusu is an authentic African Malian band fronted by
Ibrahim Kelly (nephew of the Legendary 'Ali Farka Toure'). Formed in December of 2009 in Portland Oregon, Dusu combines driving intricate polyrhythms with traditional yet original Malian songs. Instrumentation includes many African drums including the Dununba, Sangaban, Kenkeni, and Djembe as well as drum kit. On top of this unique blend of percussion there is violin, guitar, bass, saxophone, and vocals. The music is extremely danceable and hypnotic inspired by the deepest roots of Africa. Dusu strives to bring about joy and unity through the universal medium of music.

Contact~ dusu@mail.com
Myspace~ www.myspace.com/dusumaliband
Phone~ 503-312-4746