Sidi Touré plays Falcon

Sidi Touré (photo by Ismaël Diallo)

A highly acclaimed practitioner of Songhaï music, with two Malian National Arts Awards for Best Singer, Sidi Touré performs at the Falcon on Saturday, July 14 at 8 p.m. The band features Sidi Touré (vocals/guitar), Baba Traoré (bass), Mamadou “Mandou” Kone (drums), Djadjé Traoré (electric guitar) and Ousmane “Papou” Dagnon (n’goni). The band is touring in support of Sidi Touré’s fourth release, Toubalbero.

As usual, there is no cover charge at the Falcon, but direct-to-artist donation is what makes the whole enterprise work. The Falcon is located at1348 Route 9W in Marlboro. For more information, visit