International Tribe: Cairo Concepts24.05.19
International Tribe is a weekly mix series hosted by Thris Tian.
This week’s International Tribe mix comes from the project Cairo Concepts
Cairo Concepts compilation has drawn club producers such as DJ Plead and Haram to team up with Mahraganat‘s most influential figures. The debut release showcases Mahraganat’s heaviest music alongside the club tracks the genre has inspired.
Taking the lead for this International Tribe mix is the projects founder Phil Battiekh. He is one of the first outside of Egypt to dedicate himself to Mahraganat. Battiekh’s DJ sets present the newest trajectories of Egypt‘s most popular subculture on the cutting-edge of contemporary sounds. An established figure in the Mahraganat scene, Battiekh’s debut compilation release “Cairo Concepts” examines musical understandings of Mahraganat.
“The first half of the mix features Phil Battiekh’s newest compilation: Cairo Concepts: Mahraganat Music X Club Scenarios. The second half showcases the latest in Mahraganat, rap and experimental music from Cairo.”Listen now