Mdou Moctar stands out the most innovative artist in contemporary Saharan music. His unconventional interpretations of Tuareg guitar and have pushed him to the forefront of a crowded scene. Back home, he’s celebrated for his original poetry. In the exterior, where Saharan rock has become the continents biggest musical exports, he’s earned a name for himself, trading in unrelenting grit with no qualms about going full shred.

Mdou Moctar hails from a small village in central Niger, where he...

Read moreless

Ilana (The Creator)

Album

Ilana (The Creator)

Album

Ilana (The Creator)

Album

Ilana (The Creator)

Album

Mdou Moctar: Blue Stage Session

Album

Sousoume Tamachek

Album

Sousoume Tamachek

Album

Sousoume Tamachek

Album

Agrim Agadez – Musique Guitare de la Republique du Niger

Album

Agrim Agadez – Musique Guitare de la Republique du Niger

Album

A Story of Sahel Sounds (Original Motion Picture Soundtrack)

Album

Akounak Tedalat Taha Tazoughai (Original Motion Picture Soundtrack)

Album

Akounak Tedalat Taha Tazoughai (Original Motion Picture Soundtrack)

Album

Akounak Tedalat Taha Tazoughai (Original Motion Picture Soundtrack)

Album

Anar

Album

Anar

Album

Anar

Album

Afelan

Album

Afelan

Album

Afelan

Album

Music from Saharan Cellphones, Vol. 2

Album

Music from Saharan Cellphones, Vol. 2

Album

Music from Saharan Cellphones, Vol. 1

Album

Imouhar

Single

Funeral for Justice

Single

Ibitilan

Single

Tala Tannam (Debmaster Remix)

Single

Taliat

Single

Afrique Victime

Single

Tala Tannam

Single

Chismiten

Single

Chismiten

Single

Ibitlan

Single

Ibitlan

Single

Ibitlan

Single

Ibitlan

Single

Ibitlan

Single

Ibitlan

Single

Ibitlan

Single

Tumastin

Single

Tumastin

Single

Wiwasharnine

Single

Wiwasharnine

Single

Kamane Tarhanin

Single

Kamane Tarhanin

Single

Agrim Agadez – Musique Guitare de la Republique du Niger

compilation

A Story of Sahel Sounds (Original Motion Picture Soundtrack)

compilation

Music from Saharan Cellphones, Vol. 2

compilation

Music from Saharan Cellphones, Vol. 1

compilation

Mdou Moctar news

Mdou Moctar ‘Afrique Victime’ out 21st May 2021

Upcoming Mdou Moctar gigs

19 April 2024 Mdou Moctar  Coachella 2024 San Diego US
05 June 2024 Mdou Moctar  Anchor Rock Club Philadelphia US
06 June 2024 Mdou Moctar  The Gallery at the Abbey Bar at Abc Baltimore US
07 June 2024 Mdou Moctar  Cheers Brown's Island Richmond US
08 June 2024 Mdou Moctar  Haw River Ballroom Burlington US
09 June 2024 Mdou Moctar  The Orange Peel Knoxville US
11 June 2024 Mdou Moctar  Charleston Pour House Columbia US
12 June 2024 Mdou Moctar  Saturn Birmingham US
13 June 2024 Mdou Moctar  Terminal West Atlanta US
14 June 2024 Mdou Moctar  Bonnaroo Farms Chattanooga US
15 June 2024 Mdou Moctar  Hi Fi Annex Indianapolis US
18 June 2024 Mdou Moctar  Thalia Hall Chicago US
19 June 2024 Mdou Moctar  The Magic Bag Detroit US
20 June 2024 Mdou Moctar  Beachland Ballroom Cleveland US
21 June 2024 Mdou Moctar  Green River Festival 2024 Springfield US
21 June 2024 Mdou Moctar  Asbury Hall Buffalo US
23 June 2024 Mdou Moctar  Paradise Rock Club presented by Citizens Boston / Cambridge US
26 June 2024 Mdou Moctar  Warsaw New York (NYC) US
27 June 2024 Mdou Moctar  9:30 CLUB Washington US
28 June 2024 Mdou Moctar  Union Transfer Philadelphia US
03 July 2024 Mdou Moctar  Electric Brixton London UK
07 July 2024 Mdou Moctar  Escape Down The Rabbit Hole Exeter UK
19 August 2024 Mdou Moctar  Festsaal Kreuzberg Berlin Germany
20 August 2024 Mdou Moctar  UT Connewitz Leipzig Germany
21 August 2024 Mdou Moctar  Ampere Munich Germany
22 August 2024 Mdou Moctar  Circolo Magnolia (Estivo) Milan Italy
25 August 2024 Mdou Moctar  Petit Bain Paris France
26 August 2024 Mdou Moctar  OLT Rivierenhof Antwerp Belgium
27 August 2024 Mdou Moctar  Gebäude 9 Cologne Germany
28 August 2024 Mdou Moctar  Paradiso Amsterdam Netherlands
29 August 2024 Mdou Moctar  End of the Road Festival 2024 Shaftesbury UK
31 August 2024 Mdou Moctar  Manchester Psych Fest 2024 Manchester UK
02 September 2024 Mdou Moctar  Saint Luke's Glasgow UK
03 September 2024 Mdou Moctar  Boiler Shop Newcastle Upon Tyne UK
04 September 2024 Mdou Moctar  Brudenell Social Club Leeds UK
Show all

Mdou Moctar work

Irma Vep

Irma Vep Opening Credits