Muqata'a

Muqata'a is a producer and MC based in Ramallah, Palestine. Creating sounds using sampled material, field recordings, and electronic devices, the results range between harsh beats, ambient tones, and glitch. Co-founder of the Ramallah Underground Collective which has toured across the Arab World, Europe, and Australia, until the collective split up in 2009. Muqata'a is also co-founder and member of audio-visual group Tashweesh, with whom he is currently touring. He released a few solo albums in the past few years and has composed several international and local film scores, as well as dance theater performances, and is now working on different collaborative and solo projects.