Around the World in 80s Music: Turkey Tue, 2017-12-12 16:40

This time we’re looking at Turkish music from the 1980s, looking at disco, rock, pop and the ever-present Arabesque genre. We also reflect on how Turkey’s turn toward authoritarianism after 1980 altered popular music and the artists within it.

Tracklist:
Şehrazat – Sevemedim Karagozlum
Akbaba İkilisi – Haso
Bergen – Eller Aldı
Hardal – Bir Yagmur
Group Titan – Çingeneler Maşa Yapar Satarlar
Mazhar-Fuat-Özkan – Ele Güne Karşı
İstanbul Şarkıcıları – Oooh Ooh
Nazan Soray – Tatli Bela
Sezen Aksu – Sen Aglama
Nese Alkan – Tut Kalbimi Tut
Senay – Honki Ponki