|derek holzer on Sun, 30 Jul 2006 17:19:14 +0200 (CEST)|
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|[Nettime-nl] Soundtransit.nl presents sounds from Lebanon|
Soundtransit.nl is proud to host Mazen Kerbaj's improvisation/field recording "Starry Night (excerpt)", recorded on Mazen's Beruit balcony during the first night of the Israeli assault on Lebanon.
"Starry Night (excerpt)": http://soundtransit.nl/mp3/0881.Mazen_Kerbaj.Beruit.Starry_Nightexcerpt.mp3
"a minimalistic improvisation by: mazen kerbaj / trumpet the israeli air force / bombs
recorded by mazen kerbaj on the balcony of his flat in beirut, on the night of 15th to 16th of july 2006."
Mazen Kerbaj was born in 1975 in Beirut and lived there since. His main activities are comics, painting and music. After a lot of works for different publishers and magazines, it is in March 2000 that he releases some of his more personal works in his Journal 1999 (a dairy in comics format). He self-published eight other books and many short stories since.
Mazen's blog currently contains writings, drawings and sounds created under the threat of Israeli bombs in Lebanon:
Please share this material with anyone who might be interested in a first-person account of what is happening right now in the Middle East.
best wishes, Derek Holzer, Sara Kolster & Marc Boon Soundtransit.nl
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