Robert Plant | Zirka Part 1 | Malian Journey to and from Festival in the Desert 2003

In November, Robert Plant announced his 8-part web series…

In 2003, Robert Plant was booked to perform in Mali at the Festival in the Desert, alongside Ali Farka Touré and Tinariwen. “It was a journey of revelation — one of the most illuminating and humbling experiences of my life,” Plant tells Rolling Stone. While he was there, Plant and his crew filmed their experience. Now, a decade later, Plant is releasing the documentary of the trip in an eight episode series on YouTube called Zirka.

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