Mavi Sakal was a Turkish rock band.
The band was founded in 1980 as ECHO'83 by Murat Tümer, Kaan Altan, and Tibet Ağırtan, who were students at the Tarsus American College in Tarsus, Turkey. The band changed its name to Mavi Sakal (literally, blue beard, or Bluebeard) in 1984.
Mavi Sakal received increased public attention following their performance before Status Quo on the stage of Wembley Arena in Wembley, London in 1997.
The band is no longer active.
- 1983 Giderken demo-album
1992 Çektir Git
1993 Mavi Sakal 2
1998 Kan Kokusu