Tag Archives: Lebanon

Mix: Uprising by Christina Hazboun (June 2021)

Mix: Uprising by Christina Hazboun (June 2021)

Now more than ever, three weeks after a ceasefire ended 11 days of air raids and shelling and the international press and media coverage has returned to its low hum, it’s crucial to keep the attention from wavering, and spotlight the daily sufferings and tensions borne by the people living...
Daily Discovery: Habibi Funk // حبيبي فنك : Rogér Fakhr – Gone Away Again (Lebanon, late 1970s)

Daily Discovery: Habibi Funk // حبيبي فنك : Rogér Fakhr – Gone Away Again (Lebanon, late 1970s)

Berlin-based label Habibi Funk recently enriched its remarkable collection of Middle-Eastern and North African releases with Fine Anyway, a gem dedicated to influential Lebanese guitarist and singer/songwriter Rogér Fakhr.   You can find more info and the story behind the project following this link: https://habibifunkrecords.bandcamp.com/album/habibi-funk-016-fine-anyway-2  
Playlist: Beats from Beirut (September 2020)

Playlist: Beats from Beirut (September 2020)

Beirut, a city known for one of the most vibrant music scenes in the Middle East, was left clad in dark smoke, shattered glass and rocked by a devastating explosion exactly 40 days to the day. Ashrafieh, Gemmayze and Karantina, the neighborhoods that are home to many, including the majority...
Safe & Sounds: Safe & Sounds #35 – Tania Saleh

Safe & Sounds: Safe & Sounds #35 – Tania Saleh

This Corona stuff really sucks ey! Since we might all be bound by borders for a while, we’d like to come together and share some happiness in the shape of a playlist or mix! In the next days and weeks, check out Safe & Sounds, where we will figuratively introduce you...
Safe & Sounds: Safe & Sounds #7 – Liliane Chlela

Safe & Sounds: Safe & Sounds #7 – Liliane Chlela

This Corona stuff really sucks ey! Since we might all be bound by borders for a while, we’d like to come together and share some happiness in the shape of a playlist or mix! In the next days and weeks, check out Safe & Sounds, where we will figuratively introduce you...
Safe & Sounds: Safe & Sounds #2 – El Lahlouba

Safe & Sounds: Safe & Sounds #2 – El Lahlouba

This Corona stuff really sucks ey! Since we might all be bound by borders for a while, we’d like to come together and share some happiness in the shape of a playlist or mix! In the next days and weeks, check out Safe & Sounds, where we will figuratively introduce you...