• Turkey: Kurdish singer’s concert cut short by protesters

    NEWS 25 July 2011 Turkey: Kurdish singer’s concert cut short by protesters On 15 July 2011 at the 18th İstanbul Jazz Festival, the concert of the Kurdish singer Aynur Doğan was interrupted by a group of nationalists, reported Antenna.tr in its weekly bulletin, along with Bianet News. Aynur Doğan came on stage at Harbiye Cemil […]
  • Turkey: New sound of Kurdish music after ban was lifted

    ARTICLE Turkey:New sound of Kurdish music after ban was lifted It was only four years ago that the last remaining bans were lifted that had held back Kurdish music. But since then a lot has happened. Aynur Dogan, once banned because of her Kurdish ethnicity, is perhaps the most recognizable of many Kurdish singers who […]
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