Two years after ToubalberoMalian singer-songwriter and musician Sidi Touré is back with a new album called Afrik Toun Mé which is out via Thrill Jockey. He’s  joinedby virtuoso guitarist Mamadou Kelly and calabash player Boubou Diallo. According to the press release, it blends parables and tales of inspiration that honor courage and resilience in the face of trial and tragedy. The spare and arresting songs of Afrik Toun Mé (in English, Africa Must Unite) captures the familiarity and personal touch of life’s small communions with the sincerity and poise that are indelible to Sidi Touré.

Listen below.