Mix: Uprising by Christina Hazboun (June 2021)

Jerusalem by Ahed Izhiman

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 in the Gaza Strip and the West Bank. 

As our habit, we want to do it with music, giving space and voice to sounds inspired by and supporting the Palestinian everyday struggle. So, we have chosen to share with you a mix compiled for Radio al Hara / Sonic Liberation Front by Rhythm Passport good friend and occasional contributor Christina Hazboun

In a mix of personal choices and gifted tracks, this mix brings together music and musicians in a stand with and for Palestine. Christina Hazboun invited artists from different walks of life to contribute a song from their own works or a song of their choice to dedicate to the Palestinian struggle for justice and independence.

These songs of solidarity come adorned with personal messages from Walid Ben Salim of N3rdistan (Morocco), Al Sarah and the Nubatones (Sudan), Dope Saint Jude (South Africa), and Radwan Ghazi Moumneh from Jerusalem in My Heart (Lebanon) and the London based Kefaya.

This mix includes exclusive unreleased pieces by N3rdistan, Love and Revenge and Mustafa Said and was originally conceived for the Radio al Hara Sonic Liberation Front program“.

Tracklist:
CHEB – Fi Tabi’atin Ma
Nuri – Tie
LOVE&REVENGE – El-Ard
Zeinab Shaath – Take me Back to Palestine (1968)
Alsarah and The Nubatones – Ya Watan
Sabreen – On Man
Dope Saint Jude – Dind’t Come Play
Jaffar Hassan – Palestinian
Mustafa Said – Intifada
Natik Awayez – Al Soor
Liliane Chlela – 2021
N3rdistan – Sajjel Ana Arabi
Guedra Guedra – The Arc of Three Colours
Sama’ Abdulhadi – Trinity أَلثُّلاثِيَّه
Kefaya – Intifada

Cover by: Ahed Izhiman

Content Related To These Artists

Podcast: Radio Mukambo #492 – Animal Breakout

Breakout is the title of Echoes of Zoo‘s debut album, on which animals literally break out their cages on a soundtrack made of adrenaline fuelled jazz infused with an eclectic range of western, oriental and African influences, made in Brussels. Album of the week on Radio Mukambo. We also listen to…

Artists: Ayuune Sule , Azmari , DJ Tudo , Echoes of Zoo , Èkó Afrobeat , Guedra Guedra , Krak In Dub , Muito Kaballa , Okwei Odili , Radio Mukambo , Rumble , Sons Of Kemet

Podcast: Radio Mukambo #491 – Tribal Futurism

Guedra Guedra‘s debut LP Vexillology is kicking down borders, offering listeners an experience made from hypnotic and rhythmic arrangements rooted in ancient cultures. From his Casablanca studio, the Moroccan genre-defying producer serves an elevation of tribal consciousness and underground futurism. Vexillology is album of the week on Radio Mukambo, out on On…

Artists: Ancient Astronauts , Brothers of Brass , DJ Tudo e Sua Gente de Todo Lugar , Guedra Guedra , IKOQWE , Matjé , Nubiyan Twist , Son Palenque

News: Bandcamp Your Friday (Friday, 2nd April 2021)

New Bandcamp Friday and new shopping tips… As we often do on the first Friday of each month, when Bandcamp lifts its fees redistributing all sales profits to artists and their labels, also today we give you some suggestions on how to spend your money on music effectively supporting musicians….

Artists: Arooj Aftab , Floating Points , Guedra Guedra , José Carlos Schwarz , La Muchacha , Le Cobiana Djazz , Nubiyan Twist , Pharoah Sanders , Soothsayes , Ziad Rahbani

Interview: Q&A w/ Guedra Guedra – A Contemporary African Reader

On the 12th of March, On the Corner Records released an album which has already “booked” its place in our ‘end of the year’ list. Vexillology, by Moroccan musician, producer, sound archiver, field recording and sound artist Guedra Guedra, goes far beyond the phonographic boundaries. The debut LP of the…

Artists: Guedra Guedra

Podcast: Rebel Up’s Nightshop #82

Our show for March ’21 for Radio Campus Bxl & Rhythm Passport with 3,5 hours of new global sounds. 4 songs of the day, new Alsarah song that goes with a book, new single by German jazz band Muito Kaballa Power Ensemble and 2 fiery live songs by Angel Bat…

Artists: Alsarah , Altın Gün , Angel Bat Dawid and Tha Brothahood , Center of the Universe , David Walters , Echoes of Zoo , Guedra Guedra , IKOQWE , Muito Kaballa Power Ensemble , Samah Mustafa , Studio Bros , Tassos Chalkias , Wau Wau Collectif

Podcast: Rebel Up’s Nightshop #81

Show for February 2021 on Radio Campus Bxl & Rhythm Passport, 3 hours of new global sounds. We have four songs of the day from a Palestine cult group via Akuphone, Maroc 60’s flower pop via Habibi Funk, African electronics (Shika Shika) and tribal percussion. Our albums of the month…

Artists: Alostmen , Anka Foh , Attarazat Addahabia , Azmari , Christine Salem , Faradjallah , HHY and The Kampala Unit , Lion’s Drums , Nahawa Doumbia , Nilotika Cultural Ensemble , Sabreen , SAULT

Rhythm Passport Free Compilation – Vol. 56 – January 2021

Download this exclusive FREE Rhythm Passport album TODAY! Preview of the album:   This Album is no longer available however if you want to receive exclusive access to a free album like this each month just sign up to our monthly newsletter by filling in the form below:   [chimpy_form forms=”1]  …

Artists: Alostmen , Danakil , Echoes of Zoo , Kuwaisiana , Liraz , Nahawa Doumbia , Nuri , Romano , Sibu , Soothsayers , The Invisible Session

Visions of Sound (December 2020)

Every month, we bring you a collection of the best world music-related videos. That’s our way to give value to too often overlooked, rich and diverse artistic expressions. Listen with your eyes! Watch the full playlist:

Artists:  black String , Cookin On 3 Burners , AYOM , Burna Boy , Cacao Mental , Calexico , CIMAFUNK , Criolo , ELWD , Emicida , Ill Considered , La Chica , Liraz , Mohammed Yahya , Nobuko Miyamoto , Nuri , Samm Henshaw

Podcast: Radio Mukambo’s Top 30 Albums of 2020 (#15 to #1)

The last podcast of the year must be the best, that’s why Radio Mukambo brings you the top 15 albums of 2020. Join the groove train for a trans-Atlantic and pan-African trip that takes you from Africa to Latin America, bridges the gap between Europe, North-America and Australia, passing by…

Artists: Antibalas , Bantu , Black Jesus Experience , Carapaus Afrobeat , Chouk Bwa , Eddy & the Ethiopians , Funky Bijou , Guedra Guedra , Jungle Fire , Mulatu Astate , Mulatu Astatke & Black Jesus Experience , Ojibo Afrobeat , ONIPA , Ozferti , Raul Monsalve Y Los Forajidos , Santrofi , The Ångströmers , The Mabon Dawud Republic

Podcast: Radio Mukambo’s Top 30 Albums of 2020 (#30 to #16)

2020 has been a really tough year for musicians, artists and creatives, but we’ve still been treated to a lot of good music. This week Radio Mukambo offers you the latter part of the 30 best albums of 2020 (30 to 16), including afrobeat, Afro-Latin, ethiojazz, maloya, wassoulou music, global…

Artists: Anthony B , Baja Frequencia , Bamba Wassoulou Groove , Black Flower , Dubblestandart , Ethioda , Frankosun and the Family , Joey Le Soldat , Kosmo Sound , L\'entourloop , Lindigo , Lokkhi Terra , Mamani Keita , Max le Daron , MYSTICALLY , Nihiloxica , Nkumba System , Nuri , Paolo Baldini DubFiles , Sacerdote , Scratch Bandits Crew , Skarra Mucci , The Gaslamp Killer

Podcast: Rebel Up’s Nightshop #78

Enjoy three hours of fresh global sounds! Starting with 4 songs of the day by James Stewart & Ayuune Sule (France/Ghana), Meliza (Guadeloupe), Arp Frique (Netherlands/Cabo Verde) and Burkina Azza (Burkina Faso/France). Our albums of the month start with free jazz by Aquiles Navarro & Tcheser Holmes (International Anthem), followed…

Artists: Aquiles Navarro , Arp Frique , Ayuune Sule , Bantu , Burkina Azza , Coreysan , James Stewart , JISR , Kukaya , Los Bulldozer , Meliza , Nuri , Satanique Samba Trio , Tcheser Holmes

Visions of Sound (November 2020)

Every month, we bring you a collection of the best world music-related videos. That’s our way to give value to too often overlooked, rich and diverse artistic expressions. Listen with your eyes! Watch the full playlist:

Artists: Altin Gun , Black Alien , Bomba Estereo , Branko , Coops , Elkin Robinson , Ghost Funk Orchestra , LADANIVA , Menzi , Nubiyan Twist , Nuri , Philippe Cohen Solal , U-Zhaan

Online Stream: Middle East & North Africa Online Stream Special (Sunday 29th November 2020)

If on Sunday, you missed out our full-immersion in North African and Middle Eastern sounds, worry not! Head to our YouTube channel where you can fully re-catch the seven- hour-long online stream event organised together with our friends at University of Tropical Sound and featuring sets by Hazem Berrabah, Samedia Shebeen,…

Artists: Black Lulu , Carthnage , Cheb Gero , Hazem Berrabah , Nuri , Samedia Shebeen , Seb Cat

Podcast: Radio Mukambo #473 – Kosmo Groove

This week we travel to Ghent (Belgium) to listen to Kosmo Sound‘s debut album “Antenna”. This six-piece dub formation brings a combination of solid bass and drums with fresh storytelling melodies on saxophone. Out on on Zephyrus Records. Radio Mukambo also announces new albums by Elida Almeida (Cape Verde), Las…

Artists: El Gran Capitán , Elida Almeida , K. Frimpong , Kodjovi Kush & Afrospot All-Stars , Kosmo Sound , Las Lloronas , MYSTICALLY , Nuri , Radar Station , The Mabon Dawud Republic , Vis-A-Vis

Podcast: Radio Mukambo #472 – Afrofuturism meets Vintage Afro Sounds

Radio Mukambo takes you to Copenhagen (Denmark) to discover Nuri, an up-and-coming musician who creates his own blend of afrofuturism by combining archival field recordings from diverse African traditions with electronic beats, polyrhythmic grooves and North African trance music. His second album “Irun” is our cd of the week. We…

Artists: Abelardo Carbono , Afrospot , Bagunço , Contento , K. Frimpong , King Bucknor Jr. , Nuri , The Mabon Dawud Republic

Podcast: Radio Mukambo #471 – Budapest Groove x Kampala Fire

Radio Mukambo takes you to Budapest to discover the pioneering Hungarian afrobeat group The Mabon Dawud Republic. The young band already toured in Ghana where they recorded with highlife legend Pat Thomas and vocalist and kologo player Stevo Atambire. Their debut LP is our cd of the week, on out…

Artists: Ancient Astronauts , Bial Hclap , Dedy Dread , El Gran Capitán , Keila Abeid , Kodjovi Kush And Afrospot All Stars , KRAUT , La Chiva Gantiva , Nuri , Raul Monsalve Y Los Forajidos , Sonido Gallo Negro , The Mabon Dawud Republic

LIVE: Middle East & North Africa Livestream Special

Spend the afternoon with us flowing between North African and the Middle Eastern sounds. We will join the University of Tropical Sound in a sonic journey indulging in vibes and rhythms from the Maghreb, Arabian Peninsula and the Levant. From 2PM till 7PM on our Facebook page, we will have…

Artists: Guedra Guedra , KasbaH , Sharouh

Safe & Sounds: Safe & Sounds #30 – Unlock Mix by Nuri

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…

Artists: Nuri , Safe&Sounds

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…

Artists: Liliane Chlela

London Gig Guide (June 2019)

At times, we are the first to lose track of how many exciting music events happen in London each month, so we have decided to offer you some sort of “public musical service”, meant for all the locals and passers-by, with the aim of suggesting where to listen to some…

Artists: Aar Manta , Afrikan Boy , Ayanna Witter-Johnson , Bcuc , Carleen Anderson , Dj Khalab , Femina , Guts , Isaac Birituro , Isaac Birituro & The Rail Abandon , Jambinai , Judi Jackson , Killah Priest , Kodjovi Kush & Afrospot Orchesta , Nicola Cruz , Nuri , Reginald Omas Mamode lV , Sama , Shkoon , Simo Lagnawi , Skabba , Tarantola , Tenesha The Wordsmith , Terri Walker , The Rolling Shakers , TootArd , Yolanda Brown



There are no comments

Add yours