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RED FULKA plays an electrifying fusion of divine melodies, deep dance floor grooves, tribal power, electronic sparks, East meets West and Balearic beauty. At the base of this group are world-renown multi-wind-instrumentalist Praful and Moroccan-Dutch producer/beat master/DJ Kareem Raïhani. Their vision is a perfect harmony of Shiva & Shakti energies – their music melts ancestral trance with modern technologies – their concerts are a joyous journey from the head to the heart. Since 2006 they have lifted the roofs and energies of festivals and (conscious) gatherings around the world, such as No Mind Fest (SE), Namaste (Ibiza, ES), Int. Peace Fest (FR), Caribbean Sea Jazz Fest (Aruba), Rainbow Spirit Fest (Munich, DE), Festi’Spirit (Trimurti, FR) and Int. Documentary Fest Amsterdam (IDFA) (NL).

After having released 2 highly praised Vinyl Singles, they presented their debut album ‘We Are One’ in fall 2011.
In February 2015, followed their single release Soul on Fire with the label Shining Music, including the title track Soul on Fire and 2 versions of Orchestre d’Amour.

Red Fulka’s planetary grooves warm the heart, touch the soul and move the waistline. Spread your wings and enjoy the flight!

“…it’s great and exactly what I like about the whole Disco/balearic thing” Alex Barck, Jazzanova / Sonar Kollektiv, DE

“…divine music…” Alok, Club Namaste, Ibiza, ES

“Perfect music for warm weather situations!” Global Souljah, ES

“Powerful, nourishing, inspiring, fun, sexy, courageous, loving, aaaah!!!” N. Hadjiyeva, FB

“New Year’s Day saw us celebrating in wild dancing fashion to the ever amazing Praful and Kareem as ‘Red Fulka’ which took us to new heights of musical ecstasy.”  Osho Leela, UK

Praful is a pioneer in melting Jazz, world music and dance styles, which is captured on his 6 solo albums. One Day Deep and Pyramid in your Backyard brought him international succes, top 10 US- Billboard Chart notations and a #1 US-radio hit. “As Praful weaves his spell with his sax, or invites soul searching with his flute, or ignites us to dance to abandon, he is in each and every note, inviting us to journey towards that which is of the highest calibre within us. And the path is pure joy.” (Mahasatvaa Sarita PhD, Tantra Teacher & Author)
Praful has toured, performed and recorded world-wide with many artists and DJs: Australian Earth-Chantress Peruquois, Carlos Nakai, Dave Koz, Deva Premal & Miten, Project 2000, Swati Natekar, [Jiga-Vôo] and DJs Lucien Foort, Maestro, Michel de Hey and Hardsoul. He also plays regularly for events of world-renown author and spiritual teacher Eckhart Tolle.

Kareem Raïhani works also as DJ, spinning his eclectic, heart-warming mix of global beat fusion, but has also a history of working with musicians, producing dance tracks and remixing other artists. He is one of those rare DJs that think, feel work and play like a musician. He has released 2 mix albums and 2 studio albums: ‘Hi-Tech Roots’, a dynamic fusion of raw tumbling beats mixed down with inspirational musicians and vocalists around the world, was released in December 2010. With his songs, productions and remixes Kareem has earned his place among DJs, producers and musicians, creating a unique mix of adventurous dance music, from Afro to Disco, from Sufi to Techno.
“Through music & dance we embrace ancient, present & future, acoustics & electronics, tribal & urban, hitech and roots. Connecting with the Self, Mother Earth and the Universe, the dancer becomes the dance.” (Kareem)

Red Fulka performs as Duo, or with additional guest musicians:
Praful  –   saxes, flutes, vocals & more  (DE/NL)
Kareem Raïhani  –  beat master (Morocco, NL)

Afra Mussawisade: Percussion (DE/Iran)
Roel Calister (Curaçao/NL)


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Latest News

We are currently working on new songs for Red Fulka – release date unknown yet. We will feature several new guests like the wonderful Bharamji from Iran/Ibiza.

25 February 2015
On 21 February 2015, Red Fulka released the new tunes Soul on Fire & Orchestre d’Amour (in 2 versions) – we had a blasting release party at SHINE in Club Lite Amsterdam, where we played the new songs Live for the first time.
The songs are released with the label shiningmusic.org and can be purchased at BandCamp https://shiningmusic.bandcamp.com/album/soul-on-fire

13 September 2014:
Ibiza, we’re back! end of September Red Fulka will play Live at Ibiza Tantra Festival and at Chirincana Bar – come and join us and enjoy late summer at Ibiza beaches!

27 September 2013:
it’s been a great summer, lots of blissed-out dancers all over Europe, under full moon and stars, in sunshine or rain…
in October we’ll be back in the studio, continuing work on our 2nd studio album, release being planned for early summer 2014!
can’t wait to create again and pour the inspiration of our Live shows into the new music…

31 May 2013:
– Red Fulka is back from hibernation – we have been busy preparing the 2013 summer festival tour which will lead us to 5 European countries, come dance with us wherever you can!!
a few dates are still available, so if you need the ultimate mind-blowing, heart-opening, waist-moving, yogic experience then book us for your event or festival