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halana began in the summer of 1995 with the intention of drawing attention to some
of the more adventurous music from around the world... in the mailer we sent
out for the first issue, by way of introduction, the magazine was described as
"devoted to the discovery and glorification of meaningful, important and often
spiritual music and culture from around the globe... of particular interest to us are
those people who have chosen to concern themselves with delving deeply into sound,
dealing specifically with the more esoteric aspects of what and how we hear by
focusing on things like the physical properties and emotional potential of sound and
music... to help us on our course of discovery, we hope to gain
some insight from prominent musicians, composers and thinkers in all realms
since then, our ideas have actually come true... we've been able to feature artists from
widely varying approaches and diverse backgrounds, each adding their own distinct ideas and
histories to help us to gain a little more understanding about the creation and
appreciation of music and sound...
and we've grown a bit, too... our circulation has reached 2,000 and our distribution is
approaching worldwide, with distributors located in Portugal, UK, Italy, the Netherlands,
Japan, Austria, France & Australia, in addition to those in North America
if you're interested in finding out more about halana, please feel free to browse this web site...
from this page, you can click on the image of any of our issues to find out more about that issue...
and be sure to sign up for our mailing list to keep in touch with all of our goings on...
thanks for visiting us and check back soon, as more and more information slowly makes
its way onto the site...
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