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News Algeria » Music: Classical music gets eastern spice

News channel or source: https://www.thejc.com/lifestyle/arts/classical-music-gets-eastern-spice-1.462571
Publication date: uesday 17 April 2018

One of the central figures in Israel’s Eastern classical music scene is Nino Biton, who was brought up in Oran, Algeria, and was heir to the rich heritage of Jewish-Algerian music. Master of many stringed instruments, he emerged as a major figure in ...

News Algeria » Music: 'More than 180 dead' after military plane crashes in Algeria

News channel or source: https://www.independent.ie/world-news/more-than-180-dead-after-military-plane-crashes-in-algeria-36796615.html
Publication date: uesday 10 April 2018

The Algerie Presse service said the Iliouchine-type plane was ... at your local supermarket – the next you’re on the bill of one of the most famous music shows in the world. A hedgehog which blew up to the size of a beach ball after developing ...

News Algeria » Music: Algerian film to participate in 2018 Cannes Critics Week

News channel or source: https://dailynewsegypt.com/2018/04/17/algerian-film-participate-2018-cannes-critics-week/
Publication date: uesday 17 April 2018

The Algerian/French short film Wedding Day will participate in ... He also directs and produces music videos for independent acts and bands. The short film will join nine other short films in the competition. The jury will award the Grand Prix Nespresso ...

News Algeria » Music: Kiran Ahluwalia's LOVEfest brings together Sikh and Islamic music

News channel or source: https://nowtoronto.com/music/concert-reviews/lovefest-kiran-ahluwalia/
Publication date: uesday 17 April 2018

It was the first and only time that night the audience remained completely silent. Algerian/Canadian Souad Massi, revered for her often political music (which saw her leave Algeria to reside in France after receiving negative backlash for her work), took ...

News Algeria » Music: Insula: a musical bond formed in the shadows of colonialism

News channel or source: https://www.thenational.ae/arts-culture/music/insula-a-musical-bond-formed-in-the-shadows-of-colonialism-1.720415
Publication date: uesday 10 April 2018

“Between Algeria and the Caribbean, it was surprising to find we ... last year with the recruitment of Brazilian percussionist Adriano Tenorio, who lends the music its pulse with congas, a drum kit and makeshift instruments including drinks bottles ...

News Algeria » Music: Ykee Benda brings first-class chemical engineering degree to music industry

News channel or source: http://observer.ug/lifestyle/57463-ykee-benda-brings-first-class-chemical-engineering-degree-to-music-industry.html
Publication date: Saturday 14 April 2018

Yes, because I met this guy after we had processed everything, who said he could make me big [in music]. The family won and I went to Algeria. But I told my father before I left: “This is for you; I am coming back to do [one for] me.” How long was the ...

News Algeria » Music: 2 world music stars bringing ‘Lovefest’ to San Francisco

News channel or source: https://www.mercurynews.com/2018/04/18/2-world-music-stars-bringing-lovefest-to-san-francisco/
Publication date: Wednesday 18 April 2018

Born in India, raised in Canada, and long based in New York City, vocalist Kiran Ahluwalia embodies world music at its best ... performs April 20 night in a double bill with Paris-based Algerian Berber singer, songwriter and guitarist Souad Massi, who ...

News Algeria » Music: The Samuel Torres Super Band Brings ALEGRIA To Aaron Davis Hall, 5/18

News channel or source: https://www.broadwayworld.com/article/The-Samuel-Torres-Super-Band-Brings-ALGERIA-To-Aaron-Davis-Hall-518-20180418
Publication date: Wednesday 18 April 2018

A celebrated percussionist, composer and arranger, Torres, a native of Colombia, has worked with music giants including Tito Puente, Arturo Sandoval, Chick Corea, Candido Camero, Angélique Kidjo, Ricky Martin, Marc Anthony, Shakira, and Alejandro Sanz ...

News Algeria » Music: The Other Coachella: What You Won't See at the Music Festival

News channel or source: https://www.theatlantic.com/notes/2018/04/the-other-coachella-what-you-wont-see-at-the-music-festival/558056/
Publication date: Saturday 14 April 2018

The first date palms were imported from Algeria to the valley in 1903. Presently there are 7,000 acres of date palms producing one of the most expensive, time-consuming crops in America. And, another photo, of Jose Arroyo preparing fencing for the music ...

News Algeria » Music: Preview: Souad Massi to Sing at Fort Mason April 20

News channel or source: http://berkeleydailyplanet.com/issue/2018-04-13/article/46629
Publication date: Saturday 14 April 2018

This will be her first Bay Area appearance in more than ten years for the 46 year-old Algerian Berber who has become a genuine superstar in world music scene. Souad Massi began her career singing in the Kabyle political rock band Atakor, before leaving ...