Abdallah Ko

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MUSIC : concerts

XEFM : The Adventures of Prince Achmed
A Cine-Concert by XEFM on the occasion of the closing night of BEIRUT ANIMATED (The Beirut Animation Film Festival, Nov. 16-20, 2009). The Adventures of Prince Achmed is the first European animated feature film. (Germany, 1926, 81min, Arabic intertitles)
Friday, November 20 2009 at 8:30pm @ Metropolis Emire Sofil, Ashrafieh, Beirut, Lebanon
XEFM @ Irtijal 2009
IXth International Festival for Experimental Music in Lebanon on April 3-4-5-9-10, 2009 | www.irtijal.org
Friday, April 3 2009 at 8:30pm @ Art Lounge, Karantina, Lebanon
XEFM : Man with a Movie Camera + [interview in French]
"Lebanese experimental rock band XEFM will take to the stage at The Basement Beirut to create a new soundtrack for famed 1929 Russian art-house film Man with a Movie Camera."
Friday, February 6 2009 at 9:00pm @ The Basement, Beirut, Lebanon
XEFM : 15min. cinemix concert
"The band XEFM will be playing live on a short film (15 min.)"
Saturday, August 23 2008 at 8:30pm @ Cinema Empire, Centre Sofil, Beirut, Lebanon
Charbel Haber + XEFM : CD launch concert
"The quartet of Charbel Haber, Tony Elieh (both hailing from punk band Scrambled Eggs), Fady Tabbal (from Tunefork Recording Studios), and Abdallah Ko (the loose cannon in this wild bunch), creates an intriguing, foggy tapestry of sounds, spreading over six tracks, and hovering between ambient electronica, folksy rock, and outlandish noise."
Thurday, July 31 2008 at 8:30pm @ La Crypte de l’Eglise St-Joseph, Beirut, Lebanon
LUMPEN + [20min. video by Patrick Boeuf : part 1 + part 2 ]
"Marc Codsi, Jassem Hindi and Abdallah Ko make their way through a constantly evolving sound field invaded by guitars, microphones, golf ball, whips, K7's, forks, ventilator, amplifiers, megaphone, pans, sand paper, voices, hammer, vinyl, wood stick, mixing table, undefined metal objects, nunchaku , pick-ups and others."
Monday, July 11 2005 at 8:00pm @ Espace SD, Beirut, Lebanon
A 20 minutes solo installation/performance inspired by the soundtrack of the video game Starcraft.
Friday, May 27 2005 at 9:00pm @ Espace SD, Beirut, Lebanon

Featuring Discipline (laptop), with Charbel Haber (laptop), Mayaline Hage (voice), Jassem Hindi (electro accoustic set) and Abdallah Ko (electro accoustic set).
Wednesday, May 4 2005 at 8:30pm @ Espace SD, Beirut, Lebanon