Videos April 7, 2016
Imarhan Releases Eponymous Video
Imarhan can be translated to mean "the ones I care about" in Tamasheq, and the jovial, intimate visuals in the video clip from the Tuareg group's forthcoming debut album, also titled Imarhan, lives up to the translation. Filmed by Dalel Ziour in February 2016 and edited by Recbox, the video documents Imarhan in their vibrant hometown of Tamanrasset, Hoggar, South Algeria. It offers a close-up look into the passionate daily life of “the city in the desert,” filled with vivid landscapes, gorgeous tapestries, joyous dancing, and the youthful spirit of a community. [embed]https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0YKmRKcYW90[/embed] Imarhan's debut album is set to release on April 29 on City Slang records. You can preorder it here. In support of the release, the band will embark on a North American and European tour. Check out the dates below. North American Tour April 15 Portland, OR - Roseland Theater (supporting Bunny Wailer) April 16 Seattle - Vera Project April 18 Arcata - Richard's Goat April 19 Sacramento – Harlow’s Restaurant and Nightclub April 20 Big Sur - Henry Miller Library presented by FolkYeah April 21 San Francisco, CA - Great American Music Hall: April 22 Claremont, CA - Pomona College April 23 Venice, CA - Del Monte Speakeasy presented by Radio Afrique April 24 Los Angeles, CA - Echoplex April 28 San Antonio, TX – Paper Tiger April 29 Austin, TX – Levitation Festival May 2 Louisville, KY - Zanzabar May 3 Chicago, IL - Schubas May 4 Madison, WI - Frequency May 5 Cincinnati, OH - MOTR Pub May 6 Akron, OH - Musica May 7 NYC, NY - Le Poisson Rouge May 8 Brooklyn - Baby’s Alright Europe May 2016 May 12 Caen FR - Le Cargo May 13 Clermont Ferrand FR - La Coopérative de Mai May 14 Lille FR – L’Aeronef May 15 St. Brieux FR - Art Rock Festival May 17 Angers FR - Le Heron Carré May 18 Paris, FR - Point FMR May 19 Brussels BE - Les Nuits Botanique May 20 Amsterdam NL - Paradiso Noord May 21 Groningen NL - Vera May 23 Copenhagen DK - Vega May 24 Hamburg DE - Turnzimmer May 25 Potsdam DE – Fabrik May 26 Jena DE – Glashaus im Paradies May 27 St. Gallen CH - Palace May 28 Munich DE – Modular Festival May 29 Dresden DE - Groove Station May 30 Düsseldorf  DE - Zakk May 31 Antwerp BE - Het Bos June 2 Metz FR - Chapelle des Trinitaires July 30 Saltash UK – Port Eliot Festival August 6 London UK – Caught By The River Thames September 4 Dorset UK – End Of The Road Festival