Music from Mali – Amadou et Mariam

This is a song from Amadou & Mariam, musical duo from Mali, formed in 1974. Amadou lost his vision at the age of 16 while Mariam became blind at age 5 as a consequence of untreated measles[wiki]. Here’s their nice song “je pense a toi ” ( I think of you ! really a nice love song )

 

 

Music from Italy – Wish Key

Wish Key is an italo disco group, active from 1983 to 1987. Listen to their nice song “Last Summer”, perfectly fitting for today, the first day of autumn here…

Music from Iceland – Dikta

Aaaaaah, music from Iceland; must be awesome! And of course it is: Dikta is an indie band from Garðabær and released four albums so far. Listen to their nice song “Goodbye”:

Music from the Netherlands – I Am Oak

I Am Oak is the dutch band of Thijs Kuijken from Utrecht. Their nice indie folk music is very successfull and they already won several awards. Listen to their nice song “Trees and Birds and Fire”: