Man is the first studio production of Dawood Sarkhosh. It is the
first album of an Afghani artist, whose artistic work has not
only shone in the gloomy silent horizon of this land, but has
become the intimate companion of every moment in the life of all
Sarzami-e-Man is the
juxtaposition of the inspirational with melancholic whispers.
This is put into heavy atmosphere of tragic exile, down the
alley ways of nostalgia. The listener is led by melody to lyrics
expressing the destitution and devastating hardship arisen from
the distant past felt in every instance of the life of our grief
In Sarzamine-e-Man the "poet" & "composer" the "singer",
"strings of Dumbooreh" and "Robab" all chant together and in one
voice describing the breakage of flower stems, the
unfaithfulness of existence and the tale of separation.
Sarzamin-e-man is the illustrator Shabeh Yalda (longest winter
night), our burnt down and devastated homeland and our barefoot
My thanks to all those who helped me in this journey, in
particular Amir Jan Saboori and Habibullah Jan!