ANTHONY SEMAAN // Interview // 16 Nov 2015

Lebanese promoter Anthony Semaan from Beirut Jam Sessions was the guest of Ruptures for an exclusive interview, during which he gave a detailed overview of his collective’s past concerts, as well as the numerous events they’ve got planned for the coming two months!


Track listing:
Thomas Azier
Stu Larsen
Son Of Dave
Who Killed Bruce Lee
We Are Match
We Were Evergreen
Postcards
Time For T
To Kill A King
Lumi
Gurumiran
Is Tropical


Take a look at Beirut Jam Sessions’ fantastic YouTube channel here

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SAFAR // Ruptured Session // 15 June 2015

Lebanese musicians Mayssa Jallad and Elie Abdelnour, aka folk duo SAFAR, were the guests of Ruptures for an interview and no less than four live performances of tracks taken from their first release, the “23 Kilograms” EP, as well as newer compositions. They were accompanied by Fadi Tabbal on guitar and various electronic contraptions.

Listen: ruptures safar 15 june (part 1) + ruptures safar 15 june (part 2)


Track listing:
Safar
Feist
The Beatles
SAFAR [LIVE]
Etta James
Jamiroquai
SAFAR [LIVE]
Feist
Norah Jones & Andre 3000
SAFAR [LIVE]
Fiona Apple
SAFAR [LIVE]


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POSTCARDS // Ruptured Session // 11 Nov 2013

Lebanese up-and-coming folk band POSTCARDS were the guests of Ruptures on Monday 11 November 2013, for an interview and some exclusive live performances. The band released its first EP, “Lakehouse”, during the summer of 2013. Their line-up for this session consisted of Julia Sabra (vocals, ukulele & guitar), Marwan Tohme (guitar & vocals), Rani Bechara (bass & backing vocals) and Pascal Semerdjian (drums & backing vocals).

Listen: Ruptures Postcards (part 1) + Ruptures Postcards (part 2)


[Photos by Tanya Traboulsi]

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