El Far3i + Special Guest: This gig is a great place to start if you think that both Arabic rap and folk genre might just be your thing. Join El Far3i in celebrating the release of his fourth studio album. El Far3i’s music can be described as a mixture of hip hop, Arabic folk, acoustic rap and Arabic poetry. He believes in the power of his music and exploring and adapting the lyrics to fit the current social and political conditions. He is a Palestinian songwriter, percussionist and vocalist based in Amman, Jordan, founder of Arabic folk and Acoustic rap solo act (El Far3i) and Hip-Hop Mc Far3 El Madakhil. Inspired by the surroundings and the high-speed changes, El far3i shares his thoughts and visions in verses, grooves and melodies from the eastern side of the River Jordan to the outer world and back. He will be joined by a special guest. Taking place on 20 April, 2017 at Rich Mix, 35-47 Bethnal Green Road, London E1 6LA.