Tag Archives: Folk

Daily Discovery: Caoilfhionn Rose — Truly (Official Video) [Gondwana Records]

Daily Discovery: Caoilfhionn Rose — Truly (Official Video) [Gondwana Records]

‘Truly’ is the latest single extracted from Manchester singer/songwriter Caoilfhionn Rose‘s new album released in April by Gondwana Records: https://caoilfhionnrose.bandcamp.com/album/truly   “Truly moves through a tapestry of curious musical inflections; nods towards folk, jazz, ambient, electronica and even a subtle influence of psychedelia, it never stands still to take a breath,...
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: Moncaya – Del Alma a los Pies

Daily Discovery: Moncaya – Del Alma a los Pies

Mexico City-based singer/songwriter Moncaya (Virginia A Navarro) recently paid a visit to Sesiones De la Cuadra to perform an intimate version of ‘Del Alma a los Pies’.   You can find out more about the Spanish musician here: https://www.moncayamusic.com/  
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  
Visions of Sound (March 2021)

Visions of Sound (March 2021)

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:
Daily Discovery: Baiuca – Veleno (ft. Rodrigo Cuevas)

Daily Discovery: Baiuca – Veleno (ft. Rodrigo Cuevas)

Check out ‘Veneno’, the collaborative new single by Galician musician Baiuca (Alejandro Guillán) and Asturian composer, singer and multi-instrumentalists Rodrigo Cuevas bringing together electronica with traditional sounds from North-Western Spain, out now via Raso Estudio.   Follow this link for more info: https://links.altafonte.com/kp3kp26