John Bosch, a very talented filmmaker and a good friend of mine, made
this hypnotically beautiful video for the Dirtmusic song: “God is a
Mystery.” It also serves as a teaser for his upcoming feature-length
documentary “Malian Pieces.” The song features Zoumana Tereta on vocals
and soku (traditional violin).
and instant nostalgia that is both celebrated and feared. On “Lion
City” Dirtmusic stayed clear of such theorizing and just got on with the
practice. The collective joy they found in making this music is what