"On Samira's Blues debuut EP 'Ya Baba' you will hear enchanting North African spirituals and original songs. (...) In her arts, Samira follows the artistic trail of her father who taught her the importance of stories. She continues this tradition and because of this she seems to feel complete, with two legs in two different continents. This harmony is reflected in her soulful music." (Zing Magazine)
Magnetising North African spirituals and original songs in Arabic, Tamazight and French.
Samira's Blues brings you a blend of magnetising spirituals en originals by Samira Dainan, with Arabic, Berber and African roots. Samira follows the nomadic trail of her ancestors, by living in Morocco's desert, attending ceremonies in the Atlas Mountains and the Sous and joining Gnaoua lilas in Essaouira. Back in Amsterdam she writes and composes songs for her band, together with guitarist Bas Gaakeer.