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This Week’s Six Pillars – Sound Art from Palestine

tasweeshElectronica trio Tashweesh perform an evocative live soundscape on a visit to Lebanon.

The performers are from Ramallah, are Ruanne Abou-Rahme, Basel Abbas and boikutt, live at The Cave (Beirut, 2011). Since this recording the trio performed live in London, had a video on display as part of a Delfina Foundation show at the ICA, London and had a piece at the

boikutt’s album cover

Venice Biennial. boikutt continues to release his hip hop music. Between them their work attempts to deal with the complicated socio-political landscape of Palestine, previously they collaborated as Ramallah Underground, after having met in London.

Six Pillars broadcasts on air in London on 104.4FM and online via this handy app. Hear the show tonight at 19:30 BST, repeats Wednesday 2am. Past shows are podcast on the ResonanceFM Soundcloud.