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ARTIST
TITLE
Nahma: A Gulf Symphony
FORMAT
2LP/BOOK

LABEL
CATALOG #
FLEE 003BK FLEE 003BK
GENRE
RELEASE DATE
1/14/2022

Double LP version. Includes 258 page book (English and Arabic text). New FLEE publication focused on Arabian Gulf's pearl divers, their culture through their soundscape, traditional songs and rhythms. Including archival recordings and reinterpretations by modern electronic artists. The pearls of the Gulf have stoked the imagination and desire of people around the world for centuries, their magnificence matched only by the courage of the divers who found them. This project aims to honor the memory of these valiant free-divers, their culture and their music by the means of a double-LP compilation with undisclosed original recordings of pearl divers and inspired modern-day compositions by artists like Tomaga, YPY, Ben Bertrand, Tarek Yamani, Hieroglyphic Being. Joakim, Conny Frischauf. Also features Alan Strani, Aya Metwalli, and Poul Rovsing Olsen (archive).