Friday, March 23, 2012

New cut of AGADEZ: THE MUSIC AND THE REBELLION screens at The Music Hall on March 30--RAIN Benefit

Ron Wyman's documentary, AGADEZ: THE MUSIC AND THE REBELLION, featuring acclaimed guitarist Omara "Bombino" Moctar, will be screening on Friday, March 30, 2012 at 7 p.m. at The Music Hall, 28 Chestnut St., Portsmouth, NH.

This is a new cut of the film with additional footage! Presented in affiliation with RAIN for the Sahel and Sahara (http://www.rain4sahara.org/). There will be a post-film Q&A with filmmaker and producer, Ron Wyman, soundtrack composer/engineer Chris Decato and RAIN Executive Director, Bess Palmisciano.

"One of the overlooked gems of 2011! Stirring and unforgettable, 'Agadez - The Music and the Rebellion' is as remarkable as the people it documents." --Richard Marcus, blogcritics.org

About "Agadez" the CD:
-- World music breakout album of the year (iTunes)
-- One of National Public Radio's (NPR) top 50 albums of the year
-- #8 top CD of the year (Huffington Post)

Tickets for the film screening are $8.50/$6.50 for seniors, students and military, or online at http://themusichall.org.
Direct link: http://www.themusichall.org/calendar/event/agadez_the_music_and_the_rebellion

AND, be sure to see Bombino in concert, as a benefit for RAIN, at The Music Hall on Thursday, April 5. Concert information can be found here: http://www.themusichall.org/calendar/event/bombino