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Mawwal
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Mawwal is a project of Jim Matus of Paranoise. Musical styles from around the world are fused with original music featuring guest appearances by Nusrat Fateh Ali Khan (by way of recordings), Percy Jones, Geoffrey Brown, Rohan Gregory, and many others. The album Black Flies was released in 2007.
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http://www.jimmatus.com/iWeb/Site/MAWWAL.html
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Releases on file (4)
Mawwal — High Hills in the Creaving Road Mawwal — High Hills in the Creaving Road
(Ancient Records no#, 2012, CD)
Mawwal — Sight Up Mawwal — Sight Up
(Ancient Records no#, 2011, CD)
Mawwal — This Is All There Is, There Is No Other Place Mawwal — This Is All There Is, There Is No Other Place
(Ancient Records no#, 2008, CD)
Mawwal — Black Flies Mawwal — Black Flies
(Ancient Records no#, 2007, CD)

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