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News


  • 1Apr2016 - Great news! Monsieur Doumani is nominated in Songlines Music Awards 2016 in two categories: 'Best Group' and 'Europe'! See here


  • 11Feb2016 - An academic study on Monsieur Doumani by ethnomusicologist Nicoletta Demetriou. Download and read here

  • 29Dec2015 - Monsieur Doumani is candidate in Songlines Music Awards 2016 in the category "Best Group"! You can vote here



  • 8Dec2015 - More great news for our recent album Sikoses. It was vited as Runner Up in the 2015 fROOTS Critics Poll in two categories: 'Best Album of the Year' and 'Best Package Album of the Year' !

  • 7Dec2015 - Just came back from St Petersburg. Had two amazing gigs and a fantastic time. Here is a sonic postcard from there:




  • 2Nov2015 - Amazing news! Monsieur Doumani's new album 'Sikoses' reaches #1 in the Novomber 'Transglobal World Music Chart'!!




  • 11Oct2015 - Monsieur Doumani is now represented in Spain and Portugal by the amazing Mapamundi Música. A very exciting collaboration!


     

  • 2Oct2015 - Wonderful news! A great honor for our new album 'Sikoses' to reach #3 in the October 'Transglobal World Music Chart'!! See here



  • 10Sep2015 - Great news! Our album 'Sikoses' is nominated for the presigious "Preis der Deutschen Schallplattenkritik" award in the category 'World Music'. This is an international prize regarding "new releases of outstanding importance" read more

  • 6June2015 - Here is a great review of our performance at Songlines Encounters Festival last Thursday at King's Place, London. READ


  • 28May2015 - An amazing review of new album Sikoses in Canadian magazine World Music Report. Read

  • 27May2015 - More great news! Our new album Sikoses is awarded "Album of the month" in the Italian music magazine Blogfoolk


  • 11May2015 - Our new album Sikoses is "Top of the World" according to Songlines magazine. Read here



  • 5May2015 - A 5-stat review for the new album 'Sikoses' and 'Album Choice' in FROOTS magazine! Read here



  • 5April2015 - A 5-star review for our new album 'Sikoses' in Switzerland's Globalsounds! See here

  • 2April2015 - Monsieur Doumani's recent music video 'Gongs' reached no.9 in World Music Network's April video charts!!
    Enjoy the WMN April video chart here

  • 28Mar2015 - Launching of the new album starts today in Paphos! Tomorrow in Limassol. More info

  • 27Mar2015 - A 4-star review for our new album Sikoses in The Guardian! See here

  • 15Mar2015 - A brand new video clip celebrating the release of the album Sikoses. Enjoy and share!




  • 6Mar2015 - Here is the poster of our mini tour in Cyprus. Hope you can join us!






  • 1Mar2015 - Listen to the 4th track found on Monsieur Doumani's second album 'SIKOSES' out on the 16th of March




  • 9Feb2015 - Very happy to present our new album's front cover and title! 'Sikoses' will be internationally launched on March 16th. Stay tuned!





  • 1Feb2015 - Monsieur Doumani have just been announced by Songlines and will be performing at the Songlines Encounters Festival 2015, taking place at King's place, London, 4-6 June

  • 12Jan2015 - Two more good reviews of Grippy Grappa in the German magazines FolkWorld and Folker (In German)

  • 18Dec2014 - Our Christmas fiesta is now sold out







  • 1Dec2014 - A Christmas fiesta with Monsieur Doumani & friends! see FB EVENT





  • 16Nov2014 - Next Thursday 20Nov, Monsieur Doumani will participate in the protest against the privatization of the public wealth in Cyprus. We strongly urge our friends and everyone living in Cyprus to be there! See event.




  • 11Nov2014 - Monsieur Doumani at TedxUnic coming up! More


  • 27Oct2014 - An interview in the latest issue of the British world music magazine fROOTS. Read here




  • 21Oct2014 - A great review of the album Grippy Grappa by World Music Report (Canada). Read



  • 10Oct2014 - Exciting times! Monsieur Doumani are in the studio recording their second album! Patience until March 2015.




  • 30Jul2014 - Great times at WOMAD Charlton Park 2014!




  • 6Jul2014 - Coming up: Rialto World Music Festival - Limassol, 8.6.2014 - FB Event

  • 14Jun2014 - Coming up: Fete de la musique - Skali, Aglantzia - FB EVENT

  • 2Jun2014 - Monsieur Doumani's album Grippy Grappa was no.22 in Canadian radiostation CKCU's April charts

  • 23May2014 - An interview in the Italian world-music magazine Blogfoolk. Read

  • 25Apr2014 - I mouzourou tou morfou' - A video done by the BBC crew during the session we had for BBC Radio3's 'World on 3' programme. Enjoy!



  • 12Apr2014 - A photo from Monsieur Doumani's recording session with BBC last week. The show will be aired on the 18th of April on BBC Radio3





  • 3Feb2014 - Out now! A documentary on Monsieur Doumani





  • 7Jan2014 - Featuring on Iceland's public radio RUV


  • 28Dec2013 - Grippy Grappa in StardustRadio's Top Greek albums of 2013 list!

  • 27Dec2013 - Grippy Grappa among Avopolis' best Greek albums of 2013

  • 26Dec2013 - Grippy Grappa among 'No Borders' radio show's favorite 2013 albums!

  • 13Dec2013 - Soon in Nicosia!



  • 11Dec2013 - Monsieur Doumani album Gippy Grappa featuring on DJ Ritu 's great show at SOAS Radio 'A World in London'- Listen here

  • 23Nov2013 - Monsieur Doumani live on France Inter radio (Radio France). Link

  • 22Nov2013 - Our new video is No.4 on the World Music Network's November video charts! Link

  • 13Nov2013 - Check out our new video shot in Thessaloniki last October by Breakaplate




  • 13Nov2013 - Listen to Daniel Campos's latest radio show 'World Flight' on TLV1 Tel Aviv, presenting Monsieur Doumani's album Grippy Grappa

  • 1Nov2013 - Coming up...Limassol! 10Nov2013





  • 22Oct2013 - Some nice times in Skopje!



  • 10Oct2013 - WIN Cds + tickets for the Thessaloniki gig next Sunday 13 Oct at Gaia Live

  • 4Sep2013 - !! Grippy Grappa is 'Top of the World' in Songlines magazine!! Plus a 5* review!!


  • 13Aug2013 - Great news! M.Doumani's debut album Grippy Grappa is no12 in World Music Network's August charts!

  • 11Aug2013 - Featuring again on  Roger Holdsworth' s show Global Village, on PBS FM Melbourne

  • 6Aug2013 - Monsieur Doumani 'feature of the week' in RootsWorld

  • 4Aug2013 - Featuring on  Roger Holdsworth' s show Global Village, on PBS FM Melbourne

  • 28Jul2013 - Another great review of Grippy Grappa in Fontas Troussas's blog Vinylmine (greek)

  • 23Jul2013 - A great review of M.Doumani's Grippy Grappa in Sing Out!

  • 22Jul2013 - Monsieur Doumani's album Grippy Grappa presented in World Routes, BBC Radio 3

  • 18Jul2013 - 4 stars given to Grippy Grappa in The Guardian!

  • 16Jul2013 - An excellent review of M.Doumani's debut album 'Grippy Grappa' in fRoots magazine


  • 10Jul2013 - Check out this very interesting article in the acclaimed french magazine Les Inrocks featuring Monsieur Doumani among others. (in french)

  • 8Jul2013 - Today! The international release of 'Grippy Grappa' by Proper Distribution. The release features on Properganda online

  • 8Jul2013 - Listen to this week's 'World on 3' on BBC Radio 3 with Mary Ann Kennedy, featuring music by Monsieur Doumani!


  • 29Jun2013 - Listen to this week's 'World on 3' on BBC Radio 3 with Lopa Kothari, featuring music from Monsieur Doumani's album Grippy Grappa!

  • 10Jun2013 -  A very interesting review of Monsieur Doumani's album presentation concerts in Politis Newspaper

  • 8Jun2013 - Listen to Cliff Furnald's latest broadcast on Bridgeport's (Connecticut) radio station WPKN featuring songs by Monsieur Doumani

  • 27May2013 - A BIG thanks to everyone for the amazing response at the Grippy Grappa sessions! C u soon :)



  • 18May2013 - 8 out of 10 given to Monsieur Doumani's debut album Grippy Grappa, by Avopolis Music Network Read the review (in Greek)

  • 15May2013 - All 4 gigs in Nicosia for the launching of Grippy Grappa are now sold out! Apologies to those who stayed out. We will arrange something in the near future for you guys!


  • 23Apr2013 - Check out our new song reflecting on the crisis in Cyprus




  • 27Mar2013 - Monsieur Doumani's debut album 'Grippy Gappa' out soon!





  • 10Mar2013 - Monsieur Doumani is in the studio mixing their debut album 'Grippy Gappa'