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News Morocco » Music: Morocco- 7 Years Prison for Terrorists Who Targeted Gnaoua Festival

News channel or source: http://menafn.com/1096477670/Morocco7-Years-Prison-for-Terrorists-Who-Targeted-Gnaoua-Festival
Publication date: Saturday 17 February 2018

(MENAFN - Morocco World News) Rabat – A Sale court has sentenced three Essaouira terrorists who planned an attack on the Gnaoua World Music Festival to seven years in prison. The Criminal Chamber of First Instance in charge of terrorism cases sentenced ...

News Morocco » Music: 18 Ultimate Things to Do in Morocco

News channel or source: https://www.fodors.com/world/africa-and-middle-east/morocco/experiences/news/18-ultimate-things-to-do-in-morocco
Publication date: Sunday 11 February 2018

Morocco’s indigenous people take great pride in their way ... and social activists at the World Sacred Music Festival in Fez. In late June, the traditions of Gnaoua music, a blend of African and Berber song and dance, are celebrated in the seaside ...

News Morocco » Music: The Spirit of Mike Lee

News channel or source: https://www.northcoastjournal.com/AEBlog/archives/2018/02/16/the-spirit-of-mike-lee
Publication date: Friday 16 February 2018

Rain was sprinkling down lightly as I walked into The Jam at 1 p.m. for a memorial "getdown" for cellist Mike Lee, who'd tragically drowned on the last weekend of January while surfing off the coast of Morocco ... Mike loved music. His mother Kathy ...

News Morocco » Music: She Loves Me, Not My Music

News channel or source: https://consequenceofsound.net/2018/02/she-loves-me-not-my-music/
Publication date: Wednesday 14 February 2018

Besides, as I’m learning, when you sit next to Ilsa, the music doesn’t matter all that much. Maybe one day we’ll find ourselves in a café in 1940’s French Morocco — me in a white jacket and black bow tie, her with artificial green eyes and a ...

News Morocco » Music: A 'Secret Society' Blooms Underground, To The Music Of Club d'Elf

News channel or source: http://www.wbur.org/artery/2018/02/07/club-delf-20th-anniversary
Publication date: Wednesday 07 February 2018

So on a given gig, Rivard may dig into a bassline on sinter — a three-stringed instrument covered in goat hide, used in the ritual music of the Moroccan Gnawa people — inches from the record-scratching of regular deejay Mister Rourke and the Moog ...

News Morocco » Music: Feature: Modern dance show kicks off Chinese New Year celebrations in Morocco

News channel or source: http://www.xinhuanet.com/english/2018-02/11/c_136967165.htm
Publication date: Saturday 10 February 2018

At Morocco's prestigious Mohammed V National Theatre, the spoken language retreated, giving way to body creation on Friday night. One after another, the six characters colourfully embodied the story line, dancing in a harmonious manner to Chinese music.

News Morocco » Music: Warner Music Makes Executive Moves in U.K., Norway, Middle East

News channel or source: https://www.msn.com/en-us/music/news/warner-music-makes-executive-moves-in-uk-norway-middle-east/ar-BBIPaKt
Publication date: Wednesday 07 February 2018

Warner Music Middle East will cover Algeria, Bahrain, Egypt, Iraq, Iran, Jordan, Kuwait, Lebanon, Libya, Morocco, Oman, Qatar, Saudi Arabia, Syria, Tunisia, United Arab Emirates and Yemen. The new operation will focus on the marketing and promotion of WMG ...

News Morocco » Music: Center Stage Series: Lamajamal

News channel or source: http://www.luther.edu/headlines/?story_id=804138
Publication date: Friday 16 February 2018

In 2011, the group released two albums. The first, "Tsikago," is a highly danceable and heavily percussive blend of originals and party music from the Balkans, Greece, the Middle East and Morocco. The second, "Let's Go Gypsy Surf," is a compilation of ...

News Morocco » Music: Idan Raichel’s Musical Roots Journey

News channel or source: http://jewishweek.timesofisrael.com/idan-raichels-musical-roots-journey/
Publication date: Friday 16 February 2018

Suddenly, [Moroccan singer] Shimon Buskila was singing an entire song ... This show has a far more intimate feel to it, both in the lyrics and in the music, like the audience is sitting in my own living room. … It tracks the ruminations of an inner ...

News Morocco » Music: MUSIC; Marrying a Moroccan Sound to the World's Music

News channel or source: http://www.nytimes.com/2002/08/11/arts/music-marrying-a-moroccan-sound-to-the-world-s-music.html
Publication date: Saturday 10 August 2002

WHEN Hassan Hakmoun played New York last month, he needed two gigs -- one for the traditional music of his homeland, Morocco, and one for all the ideas he has about expanding that tradition. Since he arrived in the United States 15 years ago, he has ...