The Grammy prize-winning Tuareg band, Tinariwen, famed for collaborations with Thom Yorke, Robert Plant and Brian Eno, make a triumphant return to Tokyo on the back of their new album Amatssou. The Saharan natives are one of the most influential groups of the desert blues genre, introducing the chugging rhythms to the world. The group’s live shows are a great way to become acquainted with the genre. Also, check out their instruments, including the foot tambourine.

Tinariwen play at Club Quattro, Shibuya. Head to the ticketing website to see more.