Kefaya and Elaha Soroor to Play Songlines Encounters Festival


Kefaya and Elaha Soroor are set to play at Songlines Encounters Festival on 21st May at Kings Place. For more information and to purchase tickets, click here

 

"Afghan singer Elaha Soroor and award-winning music/producer duo Kefaya, Al MacSween & Giuliano Modarelli join forces for a mighty and mesmerizing new album, Songs Of Our Mothers; a fresh, vibrant take on Afghan folk music filtered through myriad forms, from spiritual jazz and dub to Indian classical music and electronica.

The album is a collection of folk songs traditionally performed by Afghan women, drawing on Elaha’s own experience of fleeing Afghanistan and the struggle faced by many other female artists. The US and Western-backed regimes that came to dominate Afghanistan in the latter part of the 20th century created a climate of heightened patriarchal oppression and persecution of women."...Read More

 



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Kefaya and Elaha Soroor to Play Songlines Encounters Festival


Kefaya and Elaha Soroor are set to play at Songlines Encounters Festival on 21st May at Kings Place. For more information and to purchase tickets, click here

 

"Afghan singer Elaha Soroor and award-winning music/producer duo Kefaya, Al MacSween & Giuliano Modarelli join forces for a mighty and mesmerizing new album, Songs Of Our Mothers; a fresh, vibrant take on Afghan folk music filtered through myriad forms, from spiritual jazz and dub to Indian classical music and electronica.

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