Deena Abdelwahed is an interesting Tunisian producer. She announced the release of her first album. Khonnar is out on November 16th via French label Infiné Music.
Pronounced “Ronnar“ (an essential detail so as to avoid facile misinterpretation by French- speakers) it is a term that makes the most of Tunisia’s cultural and linguistic spectrum. It evokes the dark, shameful and disturbing side of things, the one we usually seek to hide, but which Deena instead sticks our noses in with her debut.
“Klabb V2” is the first excerpt which shows a rough sound with noisy lines, dark techno textures and a refined and fluid rhythms fragmentation. Listen below.