One of the rhings we’ve always wanted to do in the Mezrab is to record some of the stories that people tell. Not too much of course, part of the magic is that some of what we do will never be repeated. Well, the move upstairs is a good reason to take the recording seriously. As luck would have it, the English language video collective Broadcast Amsterdam is interested in showing these stories, both on Salto as well as the internets. Tomorrow the first episode airs, staring the Indian-British storyteller Peter Chand. Go check out their site to see how to view.
While we wait for their videos to go up and be broadcast, here’s something old. A music documentary trailer from the very first Mezrab: