Vieux Farka Toure. The Malian guitar scion builds on the desert blues foundation of his father, Ali Farka Toure, by leaning into reggae and funk on his new album, Samba, recorded in front of a studio audience in Saugerties, N.Y. Monday at World Cafe Live.
Desu & Mero. The highly entertaining late-night Viceland show starring Bodega Boys podcasters Desus Nice and the Kid Mero skewers political and pop-culture current events, such as Sharon Stone's spoken-word rap tribute to U.S. Rep. Maxine Waters, through an insightful and absurd hip-hop lens. 11 p.m. 11 p.m. Monday through Thursday on Viceland.com.