2 CD / Honest Jon's / 2009-04-28Tracks: Homayoun - Abdul Hussein Khan Shahnazi; Taxim Hugaz Kar Wahda - Moustapha Bey Rida; Nigris Taxim - Bahkesirli Fuat Bey; Taxim Hidjaz - Tanbouri Ibrahim Bey Adham; Eerabi Fil Sahra - Sami Shawa; Bidad...
Artists: Various Artists
The compilation OPEN STRINGS is a remarkable collection of Middle Eastern music from the pre-war era, as presented by the ever-reliable imprint Honest Jon's. All of these tracks were drawn from EMI's ...continue...
Abdel Hadi Halo & the El Gusto Orchestra of Algiers: Abdel Hadi Halo & the El Gusto Orchestra of Algiers [Digipak]
1 CD / Honest Jon's / 2008-04-15Tracks: Win Saadi - (French); Fatouma; Fi Bahr el Hob Mwadji, Kifash Nwassi - (French); Min Yaati Kalbou Lil Melah; Lalla Fatima; Mal Djifni
Artists: Abdel Hadi Halo & the El Gusto Orchestra of Algiers
In Autumn 2006, Honest Jon's production team (Yucef Adel, Mark Ainley, Damon Albarn and Alan Scholefield) traveled to Algeria to set up their recording equipment...continue...
Personnel: Sofiane Saidi (banjo); Abdel Hadi Halo (piano).
Audio Mixer: Moritz von Oswald.
Recording information: Honest Jon's, Algiers, LA (10/2006).
Photographer: Jackie King....continue...