How many songs can you vouch for?
As you sit here in the Hostland, do you ever think about the Homeland? Is there a beat that truly represents you, your home(land)? One that you don’t skip over? One that seeps in and does not fade after a period of three minutes? Is there a piece that shapes your worldview and documents the diasporic experiences of the collective group of people that you belong to?
There are countless ones and in many different forms, but can you think of one? Is the title on the tip of your tongue?
Am I being too abstract for today?
How about an example…
Here is the second Musikal Musings title, “Postcards from Paradise” by Himalayan Project. It features the work of Chee Malabar.