Often referred to as the founding father of electronic music in Lebanon, Jawad Nawfal’s first 3 releases as Munma came as a musical response-of-sorts to the war of 2006 in Lebanon.
“Unholy Republic” is the third of these short albums, and continues this reclusive artist’s explorations of ambient electronica, with a reliance on samples of traditional oriental instruments, excerpts from radio & political speeches, as well as his trademark aquatic beats and fractured glitches.
1. Aegri Somnia
2. Time Collapse
4. Broken Chime (Arranged by Nabil Saliba)
5. Deep Down