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  • hip-deep October 25, 2011

    Egypt 1: Cairo Soundscape

    Hip Deep’s Egypt program series kicks off with a sonic tour of Cairo–the chatter of car horns on jam-packed streets, the persistent call to prayer broadcast from mosques city wide, koranic recitation, radio sounds, nightclubs, Ramadan concerts, Coptic hymns sung … Read more »

  • interview October 6, 2011

    Moody Emam on the Legacy of Sayed Darwish

    Moody Emam is a composer, producer, arranger, and singer, and a fine observer of Egyptian music.  Banning Eyre met him in his Cairo studio for a long, ranging conversation.  Here’s a short excerpt on the subject of one of Egypt’s … Read more »

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