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Għana Tal-Fatt Għana Tal-Fatt

Għana, (pron. aa-na) is the generic term for Maltese folksong. Oneof the styles is known as tal-Fatt. Tal-Fatt (factual) Għana tal-fatt usually only involves one għannej. Nowadays, thesinger is often the composer of the lyrics, whereas in earlier times,certainly in the first half of the twentieth…

Ramzailech Ramzailech

“Who are theseIsraeli-post-traditionalist-hardcore-playing-yeddish-singing-klezmer-blasting-jews?”The “Ramzailech Formula” is simple and highly effective:an unstoppable live act, band members that head-dive right into thecrowd, hora-circles and mosh pits of happy people and hardcore…

Għana Spirtu Pront Għana Spirtu Pront

Għana, (pron. aa-na) is the generic term for Maltese folksong. Oneof the styles is known as Spirtu Pront. Spirtu Pront (quick wit, literally ‘ready spirit’) Spirtu pront is essentially an improvised song-duel betweentwogħannejja, each trying to best the other in argument. Generally,two…