Kazım Koyuncu

Kazım Koyuncu

turkish, folk, turkish folk, folk rock, karadeniz

Kâzım Koyuncu was a Laz folk-rock singer, song writer, and activist. Widely known as a Black Sea folk musician, Kazım Koyuncu (7th November 1971 - 25th June 2005) was not only a turning point in musical development of Black Sea region of Turkey, but also a member of the first Laz rock band in the world “Zuğaşi Berepe” and composer of significant projects. Born to a Laz family living in the green village of Hopa, Artvin in the most north-eastern coastal part of Turkey