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Senegal Fast Food song.
made my top of 2008 list. also plenty of good older stuff (get a greatest hits)
My 'thank you Pitchfork's end of year list' of 2008.
I always get them confused with Dengue Fever though.
bollox to that
class act, dimanche, new album and best of are all must haves
We discussed their track, Sabali here: http://www.guardian.co.uk/music/audio/2008/sep/25/1 (from about 8minutes in)
Obviously there's an underlying Malian sound, but to me Sabali still sounds like Crystal Lake by Grandaddy or The Rock by Delakota. It strikes a wonderful balance between delicacy and relentlessness that makes it quite lovely.