Delgres Offers Up Blues As World Music on 'Mo Jodi'


Blues is a genre with many stylistic offshoots – Mississippi Delta, Chicago, Texas, Memphis, Hill Country, Kansas City, and New Orleans, to name a few. And although the blues was born in the American South, it has traveled to Britain, Europe, and to West Africa, in the "desert blues" of Malian and Tuareg musicians like guitarist Ali Farka Touré and the acclaimed band Tinariwen.

The latest example of the blues as world music comes from Delgres, a Paris-based trio led by guitarist...


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