RIP Bagui Bouga of Etran Finatawa

Tuareg musician Bagui Bouga, calabash, odilirou (traditional flute) player and vocalist and co-founder of the Niger-based band Etran Finatawa, passed away on Friday, August 2nd, in Switzerland after suffering a severe asthma attack. The group Etran Finatawa, meaning ‘the stars of tradition,’ play the traditional songs and music of the … → read more