By: admin Posted in: Site News 02/23/08 12:00:00AM
What is OromoSounds?
OromoSounds is an internet based community platform. It is an attempt at reviving the original arts and music community in Oromia and beyond. The website has become the internet platform where Oromo bands, musicians, designers and artists can be seen and heard.
The first and most important mission of this site is to preserve, expand and prolong the use of the Oromo Culture. OromoSounds wants to accomplish this through the promotion of all original Oromo arts, fashion and entertainment. By forming a tight alliance with the Oromo community in Diaspora and back in Oromia, OromoSounds wants to help promote all forms of Oromo arts. The website is the first step in this process. Ultimately, OromoSounds wants to provide a means for the members of the Oromo arts and entertainment community to get their message(s) heard. It wants to become the platform to plan and advertise community events associated with and centered around the OromoSounds community.
This community being all who wish to submit their work to OromoSounds.com and who have a serious commitment to their endeavor. All submissions subject to the discretion of all OromoSounds members, new and old. On top of getting the Oromo performing and visual arts known; OromoSounds wants to unleash the online arts. From animated movies to independent films, from fashion design to artistic expressions, if it is media and computer accessible it will be available for viewing and listening pleasures to all. The website will ultimately house anything any member wishes to share with the internet community. This website strives to be the place to go to find out anything about what's going on in the OromoSounds community.