TagRefugee Music

Healing

A special edition for Refugee Week 2022 featuring recordings made by refugees and asylum seekers for the Sound Seekers audio festival and a new song by young refugees, “Hold Your Head Up High”, courtesy of the Fairbeats music charity. :...

Riwaq: Best Foot Music

Hove seafront will be transformed into a Riwaq in May 2022 by the Brighton Festival director Marwa Al-Sabouni. Find out about the refugee and migrant musicians who will be preforming there throughout the month in this special preview, courtesy of...

Jubilee: Library of Sanctuary

Celebrating Library Week in Brighton with a selection of live courtesy of Best Foot Music. Featuring Bashir Al Gamar from Sudan and Kourosh & Reza with some Iranian folk songs. Bashir is raising funds for a well in his home village near the...

Mansour: “The Echo of Love”

Steve talks to the Kurdish musician Mansour Izadpanah about his life and work. Featuring a world exclusive premier of his new song, composed in exile and in lockdown with musicians across the world: Zayalay Awin, or “Love Echo.” In this...

Refugee Week 2020

A preview of the forthcoming Refugee Week online concert with Best Foot Music, featuring interviews and live performances from Sudanese poet Bashir Al Gamar and Jamal and Alaa from Syria. Please support the fundraiser >> : Play in new window |...