From A Revolution to Another: North African Music Labels In Paris



Impossible for The Funambulist to curate an issue on music without commissioning a piece by regular contributor Hajer Ben Boubaker, whose research on the history of Arab music in the Levant, the Maghreb, and within France’s immigration neighborhoods is crucial for many of us. In this text and the two associated maps, she provides a spatial and historical cartography of Maghrebi music labels in the Barbès-Goutte d’Or neighborhood and in Paris at large.