May 23, 2022
Touching on jazz, Baroque pop, psych-folk, bossa nova and beyond.
Habibi Funk is reissuing Ferkat Al Ard’s 1978 Oghneya album on vinyl, this June.
Led by Issam Hajali, Oghneya sees the band touching on elements of jazz, tropicalia, MPB, jazz, Baroque pop, psych-folk, and bossa nova.
Oghneya follows the label’s release of The SLAM! Years (1983 – 1988), which featured Hamid Al Shaeri’s output for Egyptian label SLAM!.
Pre-order Oghneya here in advance of its 24th June release; check out the artwork and tracklist below.
1. Matar Al Sabah
4. Edfeno Amwatakom Wanhadou
5. Matar Naem
6. Lahnon Lemra’ati Wa Beladi
7. Juma’a 6 Hziran