All posts tagged “yemen

Kabreet - Bidayat

Playing with Fire

MK Harb digs into Yemeni-German duo Kabreet’s second album, Bidayat, brimming with songs of heartbreak, intoxication, and gender-questioning

A-WA

Triple Threat

Valeriya Nakshun and Franz Afraim Katzir of Sephardic Heritage in D.C. (SHIN-DC) talk to the Haim sisters about the Yemenite-Jewish musical phenomenon that is A-WA

Ofra Haza

Living on the Edge

Caught between his Dutch identity and a passion for Arab culture, Leo Kroonen found solace and salvation in the music of the Yemenite Jews of Israel

Wadjda

Filming on the Fringe

‘Cinema is a tough place to be’ – an interview with Saudi Arabia and Yemen’s first female filmmakers, Haifaa Al Mansour & Khadija Al-Salami