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Slug Magazine – National Music Reviews October 2015

Review: Imam Baildi – III Imam Baildi /// Kukin Music Street: 06.16 Imam Baildi = Thanasis Papkonstantinou + Ozomatli + Napalma In a country making headlines with crippling debt and riots against mandated austerity, Greece isn’t exactly the country I’m expecting to be putting out some of the most upbeat, wordly mash-ups I’ve heard this […]

South by Southwest (SXSW) 2013

Imam Baildi played the International Day Stage at the Austin Convention Center. Photo: Esther Merono How did you hear about the band? This is another band I came across through NPR’s Austin 100. I was immediately drawn in by their “fusion” sound: a mix between traditional Greek music, which sounds a little bit like samba, […]

LIBERATION – Juin 2015

Les saveurs mètissèes d’Imam Baildi CRITIQUE Le collectif grec a sillonnè l’Europe mais se faisait rare en France. Rattrapage mercredi au festival toulousain Rio Loco. Imam Baildi est une aubergine rôtie au four avec oignons, tomate et huile d’olive, une merveille de la cuisine ottomane. C’est aussi le nom d’un des groupes les plus singuliers […]