Sofiane Saidi & Mazalda

Augmented reality, Contemporary folk, African Music, Raï Algeria www.sofianesaidi.com
S Sofiane Saidi & Mazalda

Past concerts

Keziah Jones + Flavia Coelho + inni Warszawa, Plac Defilad od strony ul.Świętokrzyskiej Keziah Jones + Flavia Coelho + inni
Ethno Port Poznan Festival 2019 Poznań, Zamek Culture Centre Ethno Port Poznan Festival 2019
Globaltica Festival 2018 Gdynia, Park Kolibki Globaltica Festival 2018

About Sofiane Saidi & Mazalda

A new electro-Maghreb vision of that genre by Sofiane Saidi, called sometimes “the Prince of Raï 2.0”. Raï is a type of Algerian popular music that arose in the 1920s in the port city of Oran and that self-consciously ran counter to accepted artistic and social mores. An amalgam of local Algerian and Western popular-music styles, raï emerged as a major world music genre in the late 1980s. A new electro-Maghreb vision of that genre by Sofiane Saidi, called sometimes “the Prince of Raï 2.0”, blends oriental science and contemporary urgency with the vivid and colourful sound of Mazalda: analogue synthesizers, saz and horns accompanied by phrases from the mezoued, the gazbah and an ultra-danceable rhythm articulated around the percussionist depths of raï.

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