Like most of us, artists found themselves isolated and alone during the Coronavirus outbreak, and some of their projects had to be put on pause. However, luckily for us, the quarantine drove them to produce projects that are available for free for everyone to enjoy via social media.
In this episode we learn about two experiences, the first is from Lebanon with the Palestinian artist Amal Kaawash and her song "I've gained 5 kilos" before we move on to Yemen where we talk to Abdallah Al-Sahl the music composer, and hear about an initiative called "Yemeni Art from Afar"
This episode was prepared by Abir Kobty and Rawan Nakhleh, hosted by Abir Kobty, written by Mahmoud Khawaja, and audio production is by Tayseer Kabbani. Ramsey Tesdell is the executive producer of Almostajad Podcast.
This episode was produced with support from Pulitzer Center.