Courtney Barnett performs "Depreston" for les Concerts à emporter. The tune is from her debut full-length album, Sometimes I Sit and Think, and Sometimes I Just Sit.
African blues is having a moment right now. In a recent installment of Black Cab Sessions, Songhoy Blues (Mali) perform "Soubour", the opening track to 2014's Music In Exile.
Northern Mali is the cradle of the blues and its music is often referred to as “the desert blues.”===
On NPR's Field Recordings, 25-year-old solo guitarist Daniel Bachman performs "Song for the Setting Sun II" from his most recent album, River.