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Les Filles De Illighadad

At Pioneer Works

Sahel Sounds

Released: 9th July 2021

CD£12.99 Pre-Order Dispatched on or before Friday 9th July 2021
Clear Vinyl LP£19.99 Pre-Order Dispatched on or before Friday 9th July 2021
LP£19.99 Pre-Order Dispatched on or before Friday 9th July 2021


At Pioneer Works is the highly anticipated new album by Tuareg Avant-rock group Les Filles de Illighadad. Recorded in Brooklyn at the tail end of a two-year-long world tour, At Pioneer Works finds Les Filles at the height of their powers, creating a sound that transcends all known genres. This is a heavy and meditative set of music from one of the world’s most exciting bands.

The first new album from Les Filles de Illighadad in four years, with the band’s catalog sales increasing year after year. Les Filles de Illighadad has been featured in The New Yorker, The Guardian, She Shreds, PRI’s The World, and more! At Pioneer Works’ release will be accompanied by a full-length performance video documenting the band’s time in Brooklyn.

Also Available On Sahel Sounds: Les Filles de Illighadad - Eghass Malan LP/CD, Les Filles de Illighadad - ST LP/CD.