Tag Archives: Balkan

Daily Discovery: Nasip Kismet –  Mihriban @Szimpla Kert

Daily Discovery: Nasip Kismet – Mihriban @Szimpla Kert

Nasip Kismet are a Budapest-based quartet formed in 2019   The band, led by Turkish-born Arif Erdem Ocak, focuses its sound on Turkish contemporary and traditional folk music, which the musicians blend with jazz, psychedelia and Balkan influences.   The sextet recently released their first EP, available here: https://ffm.to/nasip-kismet  
Daily Discovery: Balkan Taksim — Anadolka (Official Video)

Daily Discovery: Balkan Taksim — Anadolka (Official Video)

Check out ‘Anadolka‘ the brand-new single and video by ‘Balkan electro-psych’ duo Balkan Taksim, extracted from their upcoming debut album Disco Telegraf out on Buda Musique later this year.   “Anadolka is a journey into the maelstrom of memory. A contemporary poet is haunted by the spirit of a beautiful woman...
News: Explore the “Berlin Bazzar” (June 2020)

News: Explore the “Berlin Bazzar” (June 2020)

We are always happy to spread the word about new “global” realities and projects whenever we can because it’s always a blessing when new ones spring up enlivening the interest in a particular region of the world with their passion and dedication. Berlin Bazzar, which has launched its first issue...
Preview: Gipsydelica @ Hootananny (London; Sunday 23rd February 2020)

Preview: Gipsydelica @ Hootananny (London; Sunday 23rd February 2020)

On Sunday, come to Hootananny in Brixton to party the leap day away together with the wildest pan-Balkan band in town, Gipsydelica!   On the last day of February, we will host the exuberant trio and their intoxicating sound connecting the dots between south-Eastern European traditions and setting them on...