Saied Silbak Presents: Songs from Palestine (Shubbak Festival)

Saied Silbak Presents: Sounds from Palestine [Shubbak Festival] ** Please note there are two show times, details below ** Debuting a mesmerising new project, internationally-renowned Palestinian composer and Oud player Saied Silbak presents a two-part concert featuring his solo compositions, and his quintet ensemble with Palestinian singer...

The Scorpios

The Sudanese-London collective, The Scorpios open Grand Junction's Summer Sessions with an electrifying night of funk-infused afrobeat. Blending Arabic rhythms and guitar with raw Eastern funk and Western jazz, the 10-piece collective have created a mesmerising signature sound that is truly unique. Alongside playing their classics,...

The Synaptik and Felukah: Live in London (Shubbak Festival)

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text] The Synaptik and Felukah: LONDON CONCERT Due to government travel restrictions, the Synaptik and Felukah show has been postponed to 22nd October 2021. With the UK's recent announcements, Egypt has been placed on the red list meaning neither of the artists are able to fly in to London...

Adnan Joubran – Borders Behind (Shubbak Festival)

Adnan Joubran brings his mesmerising solo project to the Jazz Cafe this summer. Renowned oud player and composer, Adnan Joubran’s compelling career has spanned the globe from Palestine to Paris, New York and back. Hailing from a family synonymous with the oud, Adnan grew up in...

London Syrian Ensemble Presents: Sounds of Syria (Shubbak Festival)

Led by composer and Ney soloist Louai Alhenawi, this show marks the worldwide debut of the London Syrian Ensemble's new project ‘Sounds of Syria’.   London Syrian Ensemble is a stunning collective of eight musicians and graduates from the  renowned Damascus Conservatoire. This dynamic and emotional work...

Slingshot Hip Hop – Free Online Film Screening [MARSM Digital]

This film is available from April 05 - 19. This bold documentary portrays the Palestinian hip hop scene in the early 2000s, and sheds light on the lives of its main protagonists.  Live discussion presented by MARSMDigital on Thursday 8th April with Tamer Nafar and Mahmood Jrere...

HIYA Live

On 13-14 March, marking Women’s History Month, HIYA will host a 12-hour music marathon bringing together an all-female line-up of progressive DJs, musicians, singers, poets and artists from across the SWANA region who are shaping the future of music. A two-day digital festival, as a...