Tag Archives: Souad Massi

Souad Massi Candles pic

20/1/14 – Souad Massi Live – 2007

This is a concert by Souad Massi somewhere in France with some amazing musicians. This concert is a great opportunity to see a master of the oud. I love the sound of this cousin of the lute and ancestor of the guitar. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Souad_Massi This from Wikipedia: According to Farabi, (Muslim Cosmologist, scientist known as the second teacher […]

Souad Massi - Deb - 2003 - Cover Art

20/1/14 – Souad Massi – Deb – 2003

Souad Massi is an Algerian singer with Berber roots that began her musical journey in a Flamenco band but left and  joined the rock band Atakor. As Berbers with Western influences, singing political lyrics in Kabyle she received death threats from fundamentalists and attempted to disguise herself in male clothing, eventually she left the band […]