Africa Express Presents Terry Riley’s In C Mali – One of Songlines’ Albums of 2015


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We’re delighted to announce that Africa Express Presents Terry Riley’s In C Mali is one of Songlines’ albums of 2015. Born out of a live performance at the Tate Modern last year, the album is an Africa Express reworking of Terry Riley’s masterpiece – In C. Conducted by Andre De Ridder, In C Mali brings together a host of African and Western artists including Diabel Cissokho, Aly Keita, Damon Albarn and more.

Watch the interactive video below and buy Africa Express Presents Terry Riley’s In C Mali here (available on vinyl and CD).

And here’s the full list of Songlines’ Albums of 2015:

  • Tarek Abdallah & Adel Shams El-Din Wasla (Buda Musique)
  • Lila Downs Balas y Chocolate (Sony Music)
  • Tigran Hamasyan & the Yerevan State Chamber Choir Luys i Luso (ECM)    
  • Seckou Keita 22 Strings (ARC Music)     
  • Sam Lee & Friends The Fade in Time (Nest Collective Records)
  • Mariza Mundo (Warner Music Portugal)
  • Titi Robin with Mehdi Nassouli Taziri (World Village)
  • Ballaké Sissoko & Vincent Segal Musique de Nuit (No Format!)
  • Mahsa Vahdat Traces of an Old Vineyard (Kirkelig Kulturverksted)
  • Various Artists Africa Express Presents… Terry Riley’s In C Mali (Transgressive Records)