Krakebs are heavy iron castanets that play an important rhythmic role in Moroccan Gnawa music. In a Gnawa performance, rhythms and melodies repeat and repeat until musicians and audience, hypnotized by the music, enter a trance-like state. reminds us that “there is more to krakebs than meets the eye.”

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