Articles about Egypt

Against ethnomusicology: Language performance and the social impact of ritual performance in Islam
Performing Islam (2013) Vol. 2, No. 1, pp. 11-43

This article argues that 'music' is unsatisfactory to reference sounds of ritual performance in Islam, not only because the term has been controversial for Muslims, but especially due to its unremovable pre-existing semantic load centred on non-referential aesthetic sound, resulting ...

Postcard from... Aswan
Songlines (2013) , No. 95, pp. 57


Heavy Metal Islam
Songlines (2011) , No. 75, pp. 55-59