Fatoumata Diawara by Rod Brakes

Fatoumata Diawara
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Words Rod Brakes Photography Adam Gasson for Guitarist Magazine

Fatoumata Diawara by Rod Brakes

Guitarist, singer, actor, mother and survivor - we catch up with the Malian phenomenon mid-tour prior to yet another sold-out show as she continues to wow audiences across the globe with her sensational live performances.

Words Rod Brakes   Photography Adam Gasson for Guitarist Magazine

I am the first solo female electric guitar player in Mali. I have never seen it before.

Fatoumata Diawara Guitarist Magazine
Fatoumata Diawara
Fatoumata Diawara Photography Adam Gasson
Fatoumata Diawara Photography Adam Gasson
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Fatoumata Diawara Photography Adam Gasson
Fatoumata Diawara