grass stains: Bela Fleck & Toumani Diabate at Telluride

throwdown-your-heartI got the chance to see these guys play together in Central Park (for free) over the summer. It’s hard to put this in a category, but there’s just something really special about it.

If you haven’t seen Throw Down Your Heart, a documentary about Bela Fleck’s trip to find the roots of the banjo in Africa, you must. No exceptions.

Throw Down Your Heart – Béla Fleck Brings The Banjo Back To Africa