Uyghur MTV – page 2

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From a VCD that I particularly liked (musically at least) that I’d heard playing around. Admittedly, I was originaly turned on to this particular disc, by fellow American Xinjianglik, Michael Manning of the supremely excellent Xinjiang blog: The Opposite End of China. I included this track in the “Music Furthest From the Sea – Vol.1” downloadable Uyghur pop compilation available on this site.


Here, after a quick costume change into his Yengisar regional duds, is another video featuring Abdurehim Heyit performing – “Ketmaydu” on the same crazy stage from the previously posted “mtv” of his

There’s another vid posted HERE that I shot at a live performance where you can see Heyit and another Uyghur musician bringing down the house with an American jazz trio visiting here from the states in May’07.

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