a charity and solidarity release responding to the disaster following two earthquakes in southeast Türkiye and bordering Syria on February 6, 2023, killing 50.000 people and affecting 23 million more.

’Zelzele’ means big shake, turbulence, tremor, earthquake in Turkish as well as in Kurmanji Kurdish, in Persian and in dozens of other languages with small variations.The noun is borrowed from Arabic زَلْزَلَة (zalzala). Thank you Ayse Orhon for helping in naming this release.

This release was initiated and curated by Biliana Voutchkova & Boris Hauf for Shameless Records. Thank you to all the artists involved for their contribution.

Clara Levy, Biliana Voutchkova, Vinicius Cajado, Martin Siewert, Christian Weber, Joan Jeanrenau, Miya Masaoka, Boris Hauf

released March 3, 2023