Influenced by the words of poet Cemal Sureya.
As it was raining over the Karakoy bridge
Sky’d divide itself into two, if it could
Just because that we were two.
Ki Karaköy köprüsüne yağmur yağarken
Bıraksalar gökyüzü kendini ikiye bölecekti
Çünkü iki kişiydik
Director // Editor
Firar Güney Kayran
Deniz İrem Oruç
The Away Days
About The Away Days
After being formed in 2012 their success didn’t go unnoticed and they performed at dozens of live shows including The Newcomers Festival, where they were pointed out as a promising young act. They played at SXSW, The Great Escape and toured UK in May.
They have released their debut EP ”How Did It All Start” late 2012 and keep performing at the most important music venues. They have released their first music video song called Galaxies.
and also released their first single ”Your Colour” in June 2014 premiered by Clash Magazine and released their second single ”Paris” premiered by SPIN Magazine.
The band have already created a huge name for themselves in their native Turkey, playing alongside internationally renowned bands including Savages, Portishead, Wild Beasts, Paul Banks, Belle & Sebastian and Massive Attack. The Away Days are now creating big waves in other territories, with praise from the likes of Guardian, NME and NPR as well as plays from BBC 6Music and XFM, as they begin to record their debut full-length album.
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We as a Les Arts Turcs Team / Istanbul Life ORG offers you a change to learn the basic & advanced levels of Traditional Turkish Music with different Instruments.