Fragrance, the first album from Emad Armoush’s Rayhan, is a testament to collective improvisation and Syrian musical storytelling.
The latest single from Edmonton-based quartet Good Information combines post-bop and psychedelic chill-hop aesthetics in a satisfying way.
Thiessen’s first album is a thrilling combination of compositional finesse and expert collaborators.
Good artists steal. If they use references to express themselves, that doesn’t mean they’re derivative; it just means they’re human.
This is not an attempt at Middle Eastern music, this is Middle Eastern music, just with some John Bonham thrown in.
A well-presented project that showcases not just their talent, but also their attention to detail with each composition.