RECORD LABEL HIGHLIGHTS
Syrian composer and keyboard virtuoso Wael Al-Kak joins the Radio Khiyaban roster with a gorgeous and often haunting take on Syrian folk traditions. Truly a sublime slice of highly dancable Arab futurism.
Long-awaited third album from the electric Afghan noise-folk band works to streamline the project's sun-warped tapestries of sound while simultaneously burning with an ever-increasing political fire.
Teenage Iranian Kurdish musician Mohammad Mostafa Heydarian stuns with his cassette debut of traditional tambur improvisations, accompanied occasionally by percussionist Behzad Varasteh
THE SHALABI EFFECT
Radio Khiyaban presents the first ever reissue of the self-released debut tape from legendary Canadian-Egyptian freeform collective The Shalabi Effect (here Sam Shalabi and Anthony Seck).