A radio program entirely dedicated to electronica artist Munma,

Featuring demos, album tracks, exclusive versions and remixes from this talented Lebanese young man’s 10-year (and going) career:

1. Munma: Soft Integration (Previews and Premises, 2010)
2. Munma: A Tribute to Mahjoub Omar (demo, 2013)
3. El Rass & Munma: ‘Awdat al Batriq (Adam, Darwin & the Batriq, 2014)
4. Munma with Naserdayn el Touffar: Nay (demo, 2014)
5. Munma: Munma (34 Days, 2006)
6. Munma: IRM (Black Tuesday, 2007)
7. Munma: Engram (Unholy Republic, 2008)
8. Trash Inc. & Munma: Nightwalker #2 (demo, 2009)
9. Index/Left: Hecatonchires (demo, 2010)
10. Scrambled Eggs: Bleeding Nun (Munma remix, from Happy Together Filthy Forever, 2006)
11. Litter: Hummingbird (Munma remix, from Newfound Grids, 2012)
12. Infinite Moment of Composure: Infiltration (Turbulence, 2012 / vox by Maria Kassab)
13. Tasjil Moujahed: Aviatrix (Musafer, 2012 / vox by Maria Kassab)
14. Munma feat. radiokvm: The Funeral (No Apologies, 2013)

Listen: ruptures munma lundi 26 oct


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Munma black-Tuesday low-res









Unholy Republic low-res


















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Monday 28 September 2015, Radio Lebanon 96.2FM (8-9pm)

1. Ceasar K: Hip-Hop Music
2. El Rass & Munma: Batriq (Remix)
3. Munma: Black Desert
4. Flum Project: Court-circuit
5. Okydoky: No Emperor (Jad Atoui Remix)
6. Okydoky: No Emperor
7. Hello Psychaleppo: Khayr al shaghab (Feat. Naserdayn Touffar & Sayyed Darwish)
8. Far3i: Tezkara wa jawazeyn (Boikutt prod.)
9. Edd Abbas: Hiraz (Feat. Far3i)
10. Khotta Ba: Makiyaj al madina
11. Asifeh: Su’ tafahum
12. Boikutt: Al missfah
13. Panstarrs: Khallly balak hatmoot
14. Morphosis: Wild In Captivity
15. radiokvm: Breeding Clones

Listen to the show: Ruptures 28 sept 15

The record of the evening:


Monday 21 September 2015, Radio Lebanon 96.2FM (8-9pm)

1. Suuns + Jerusalem In My Heart [CA/LB]
2. Jerusalem In My Heart [CA/LB]
3. Gurumiran [LB]
4. Alif [EG/IQ/LB/PS]
5. Maryam Saleh [EG]
6. Mashrou’ Leila [LB]
7. Spoils & Servants [LB]

Listen to Part 1ruptures 19-9-15 (part 1)

8. Beirut Scum Society [LB]
9. Who Killed Bruce Lee [LB]
10. Scrambled Eggs [LB]
11. Wake Island [CA/LB]
12. The Incompetents [LB]
13. Loopstache (Franz Ferdinand cover) [LB]
14. The New Government [LB/FR]
15. Ramly [LB]

> Listen to Part 2ruptures 19-9-15 (part 2)

The record of the evening:



Sunday 20 September 2015, Radio Lebanon 96.2FM (10am-12pm)

On the occasion of British musician MIKE COOPER‘s three concerts in Beirut, organized by Ruptured, here is a radio show dedicated to his numerous releases of the last decade, as well as a generous side-order of American blues singers and guitar players, added for good measure!

1. Mike Cooper, from Elio Martusciello: Concrete Songs
2. Mike Cooper, from Various artists: I Never Meta Guitar
3. Mike Cooper, from Beach Crossings – Pacific Footprints
4. Mike Cooper, from Truth In The Abstract Blues w/ Leila Adu & Fabrizio Spera
5. Skip James
6. Leadbelly
7. Mike Cooper, from Spirit Songs
8. Mike Cooper, from Rayon Hula
9. Mike Cooper, same as #4
10. Mike Cooper, same as #3
11. Mike Cooper, from Blue Guitar
12. Mike Cooper, from Finding Other Worlds
13. John Fahey
14. John Renbourn
15. Blind Willie Johnson

Listen to Part 1: decalages mike cooper (part 1)

16. Son House
17. Bukka White
18. Mississipi John Hurt
19. Robert Pete Williams
20. Karen Dalton
21. Mike Cooper, same as #1
22. Mike Cooper, from Avant Roots w/ Viv Corrigan
23. Mike Cooper, from Oceanic Feeling Like w/ Chris Abrahams
24. Mike Cooper, same as #4
25. Robert Johnson
26. Blind Lemon Jefferson
27. Blind Willie McTell
28. Little Willie John
29. Howlin’ Wolf
30. John Lee Hooker
31. Mike Cooper, same as #11
32. Youmna Saba

Listen to Part 2: decalages mike cooper (part 2)



In collaboration with Irtijal Festival and Tunefork Studios,
Lebanese independent label RUPTURED is proud to present three concerts with renowned British folk/blues singer & performer MIKE COOPER,
Held in Beirut in different venues in September 2015.

SEPTEMBER 18, 8.30pm: Solo set @Dawawine, followed by Mike’s ‘exotica’ Dj set
Tickets 10,000 LL
For Facebook event, click here

> SEPTEMBER 20, 8.30pm: “Beach Crossings” ensemble performance @Beirut Art Center, with guest musicians from Beirut
Tickets 15,000LL

Mike Cooper (guitar, conduction)
Paed Conca (clarinet)
Tony Elieh (electric bass)
Abed Kobeissy (buzuk)
Ghassan Sahhab (kanoun)
Sharif Sehnaoui (drums)
Fadi Tabbal (electric guitar)
Raed Yassin (synth)
Ahmad Ghossein (narration)

Facebook event here

-> SEPTEMBER 22, 8.30pm: Duo set with Youmna Saba @Onomatopoeia The Music Hub, followed by an informal Q&A with Mike
Tickets 10,000 LL
For Facebook event, click here
[Poster design by Maya Chami]

poster-cooper final


We support the peaceful protests against the corruption and paralysis of Lebanese politics, and would like to encourage everyone to join in this historical movement.
We also believe that music and arts should go on.

A radio show dedicated to the 5th edition of the Wickerpark Festivaltaking place on September 13th, 2015, in Batroun, North Lebanon:

> Listen to Part 1ruptures wickerpark 1
[Tracklist: Alif / Aufgang / Postcards / Abby / Charbel Haber (Ruptured session) / Alif / Rayess Bek]

> Listen to Part 2ruptures wickerpark 2
[TracklistAufgang / Diamond Setter (feat. Maria Leonard) / Abby / Postcards / Charbel Haber (Ruptured session) / Fadi Tabbal / Alif]


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Lebanese musician Khodor Ellaik, aka KID FOURTEENwas the guest of Ruptures for an interview covering his musical output of the last 5 years or so, as well as his upcoming solo concert for Ruptured.

Listen to Part 1: 
ruptures kid 14 (part 1)
(Track list: Kid Fourteen / Beirut Scum Society / The Clash / Beirut Scum Society / Dirty Beaches)

Listen to Part 2: ruptures kid 14 (part 2)
(Track list: John Maus / Xiu Xiu / Kid Fourteen / Sleaford Mods)