Murat Meriç is a radio producer, author, music historian, collector and researcher. He founded and published the magazines Müzük and Roll. His writings have been published in magazines such as Mürekkep, Birikim, Milliyet Sanat, Virgul, Bant, and in the newspapers Yeni Binyıl, Radikal and BirGün. Also, he produced and hosted the TV show “Kırkbeşlik (45)” for the channel TRT.
Murat has published two books on popular music in Turkey: Pop Dedik / Türkçe Sözlü Hafif Batı Müziği (İletişim Yayınları, 2006) and 100 Şarkıda Memleket Tarihi (Ağaçkakan Yayınları, 2016). In 2017, he produced the daily show “The Country’s History through Sonds” for the radio station Açık Radyo. Murat Meriç lived in Berlin during 2018 and he curated the live radio performances “Yerli Music / Turkey’s History Through Music” for bi’bak. Regularly, he writes for the independent newspapers Gazete Duvar, SporArena+ and KAFA.

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