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Tal National

By the time Tal National reached international acclaim with 2013's 'Kaani', the band's first release outside of Niger, they had spent more than a decade crisscrossing their native country, usually on dirt pathways through the Sahara, playing epic five-hour sets, seven days a week, selling their CDs on street corners and roundabouts. In the process, they became Niger's most popular band, with songs...

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Tal National EU Dates

Tal National are due to play a string of dates in Europe this March and April, details below

Tal National are due to play a string of dates in Europe this March and April, details below

March 25 - Rasa, Utrecht, NL
March 26 - Vera, Groningen, NL
April 1 - Korzo, The Hague, NL
April 2 - N9, Eeklo, BE
April 6 - MusiktageStans, CH 

Tal National featured in SPIN's World Report

Tal National are featured in SPIN's round up of great world music. They call their latest album "exhilarating...a jittery math-rock fix cut with humanism."

Tal National are featured in SPIN's round up of great world music. They call their latest album "exhilarating...a jittery math-rock fix cut with humanism." Check out the piece HERE 

Tal National Announces US Tour, Streams Kodaje

Tal National return to the US. After great runs at Womad and Wickerman, the Nigerien group returns for another run at the States.

Tal National return to the US. After great runs at Womad and Wickerman, the Nigerien group returns for another run at the States. Click for full dates and stream Kodaje from their album Zoy Zoy HERE. 

Fall US Tour

8/19 - NYC, NY - (Le) Poisson Rouge 
8/20 - Hartford, CT - Real Art Ways 
8/21 - Hudson, NY - The Half Moon 
8/27 - Portland ME - Space Gallery 
8/28 - Bangor ME - American Folk Festival 
8/29- Bangor ME - American Folk Festival 
9/2 - Washington, DC - Kennedy Center Millennium Stage 
9/3 - Pittsburgh, PA - Thunderbird 
9/4 - Cleveland, OH - Mix at CMA 
9/5 - Marlboro, NY - The Falcon 
9/8 - Charlotte NC - Snug Harbor 
9/9 - Knoxville TN - The Pilot Light 
9/11 - Detroit MI - Detroit Institute of Arts 
9/12 - Bowling Green OH - Black Swamp Art Festival 
9/12 - Columbus, OH - Hot Times Community Music & Arts Festival 
9/13 - Bowling Green OH - Black Swamp Art Festival
9/18 - Madison, WI - Madison World Music Festival 
9/19 - Chicago IL - Chicago World Music Festival 
9/20 - Chicago IL - Chicago World Music Festival 

Releases
Tour Dates
Mar
25

Rasa
Utrecht
Netherlands

Mar
26

Vera
Groningen
Netherlands
 Tickets

Apr
01

Korzo
The Hague
Netherlands
 Tickets

Apr
02

N9
Eeklo
Belgium
 Tickets

Apr
06

MusiktageStans
MusiktageStans
Switzerland
 Tickets

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