Here is a new review (in German only) of 30.2 on African Paper and two other German ones of Litter and Munma on Alternativmusik.
100Copies released a compilation CD called Egyptian Females Experimental Music Session #1 featuring the following artists : Asmaa Azzouz, Shorouk El Zomor, Hala Abu Shady, Jakqueline George, Nina El Gebarly, Ola Saad, and Yara Mekawei.
And another CD by classical and electro-acoustic composer Nahla Mattar has been released this month too by the same label.
Luaka Bop published a compilation CD and triple vinyl of Nigerian electronic and funk composer William Onyeabor, those tracks were initially published in the 1970's on the Nigerian label Wilfilms Records.
An interview with Algerian musician El-Mahdy Jr. as been published on Sowhatdikhrap.
C-drík stays the whole month of November in Slovenia for an artist residency (at Kibla), some dj sets, workshops and concerts in Ljubljana, Maribor and Vitanje (at the Cultural Centre of European Space Technologies Institute.
He will also perform at the Kiblix festival on the 7th of November among other artists such as Oscar Martin, Robertina Šebjanič & Aleš Hieng Zergon and will then head on tour to Asia from mid December until June.
Info are regularly posted here.
Kaotik System will organise its last event after ten years of parties in Lebanon from the 1st until the 3rd of November, featuring local and Belgian artists such as Droon, Sickboy, Tavarish, Makh, Dao, Mosques, etc.
Ujikaji Records is producing 3 podcasts specially for the SEA ArtsFest 2013, a London festival which champions and develops the work of the artists of South East Asia and those inspired by South East Asia. Ujikaji Radio hopes to introduce music of the region to an international audience, focusing on contemporary music of an experimental, off-kilter bent, but also occasionally taking a dip in the historical and traditional. Ep. 2/3 has just been posted and features C-drík collaborating with Laotian musician Khamsuane Vongthomkhan and much more !
10 November 2013, Noise To Signal with Sascia Pellegrini + Sin:Ned (Experimental / Italy / Hong Kong) Burnie (Electronic / Macau) Formalin (Noise / Guangzhou) adeo (Noise / Experimental / Hong Kong) Yellow Crystal (Improvisation / Hong Kong), at Saffron the Peak, Hong Kong. Facebook
10-16 November, ChoP festival (various locations) with Michał Wolski + Zhang Jianfu, ErDao + Błażej Malinowski + Michał Wolski, Kim_Nasung + Gold Plated Face Grzegorz Bojanek + Zen Lu and more, Shenzhen & Nanshan, China.
27-30 November 2013, C-drík (dj set) at KSEVT (Cultural Centre of European Space Technologies Institute), Vitanje, Slovenia.
06 December 2013, C-drík (and more) at Supamolly, Berlin, Germany. More info soon.
13 December 2013 - +/- 10 January 2014, C-drík - Lebanon.
14 December, Gást at 100Copies Music Space, Cairo, Egypt. Facebook
+/- 10 January - 08 February 2014, C-drík - India + Bangladesh.
08 February - 18 February 2014, C-drík - Thailand.
18 February - 28 February 2014, C-drík - Myanmar.
28 February - 26 March 2014, C-drík - Thailand - Cambodia - Vietnam, maybe Laos.
26 March - 07 April 2014, C-drík - Malaysia - Singapore.
07 April - 25 April 2014, C-drík - Indonesia.
26 April 2014, C-drík at Saffron on the Peak, Hong Kong.
27 April 2014, C-drík at LMA, Macau.
End of April 2014 and later (still no specific order) - Taiwan - Philippines - China and if possible Japan - South Korea
For those interested, don't forget that Syrphe published two cd's of the Lebanese projects Litter and Munma, they are still available on physical (250 copies only) and digital (infinite number of copies at least until humanity vanishes) format through Syrphe or Bandcamp.
Liu Yiwei VimeoFlxer [electronic music, audio-visual, see Far / ∞]
Far Infinity (Far / ∞) Vimeo [electronic music, digital art]
Azzouz, Asmaa Discogs [electronic]
El Gebaly, Nina
El Zomor, Shorouk Discogs [electronic]
George, Jackeline [electronic]
Hala Abu Shady & Hend El Kolaly SiteYoutube [experimental, audio-visual]
Hala Abu Shady & Nina El Gebaly [electronic]