Posts Tagged ‘Charlie Rayne’

I asked some of my musician friends from Beirut, to list their 10 favorite albums of 2014…
Or the music they’ve listened to the most during the past year, regardless of date of release

Charlie Rayne

In no particular order:

– The War On Drugs: Lost In The Dream
– Mac Demarco: Salad Days
– Rachel Glassberg: …And Other Disasters: Home Recordings
– Angel Olsen: Burn Your Fire For No Witness
– Sun Kil Moon: Benji
– Robert Leslie: A Shard Of The Mosaic
– Featherweights: S/t
– Youmna Saba: Njoum
– Future Islands: Singles
– Martha Rose: Behind Our Eyes

+ Reissue:
– Lewis: L’amour (1983)



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A radio show dedicated to the 4th edition of the Wickerpark Festival in Batroun, Lebanon, and featuring tracks by:

Charlie Rayne, Flum Project, How Sad, Mashrou’ Leila, Scrambled Eggs, Youmna Saba, and Z The People & Al Jihaz

> Listen to Part 1ruptures wicker park 29 august (part 1)

> Listen to Part 2ruptures wicker park 29 august (part 2)


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Sunday 13 October 2013, Radio Lebanon 96.2FM (10am-12pm)

1. Charlie Rayne
2. Kris Kristofferson (live)
3. Postcards
4. Paul McCartney
5. The Beach Boys
6. June & The Exit Wounds (Beach Boys cover)
7. Kinks
8. Bill Fay
9. Bob Dylan & The Grateful Dead (live)

> Listen to Part 1: decalages 13 oct. (1)

10. The Byrds (Bob Dylan cover, live)
11. Bob Dylan
12. The Band
13. Rodriguez
14. Ry Cooder
15. Postcards

> Listen to Part 2: decalages 13 oct. (2)

16. Charlie Rayne
17. Karen Dalton
18. Emmylou Harris
19. Joni Mitchell
20. Patti Smith
21. Neil Young
22. Dr. John
23. Tom Jones (Tom Waits cover)

> Listen to Part 3: decalages 13 oct. (3)

24. Tom Waits (2011)
25. Tom Waits (1980)
26. Leonard Cohen
27. Bobby Womack (feat. Lana Del Rey)
28. Kate Bush
29. Postcards

> Listen to Part 4: decalages 13 oct. (4)

The record of the day:


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Lebanese singer/songwriter Charlie Rayne was the guest of Ruptures for an interview & live performance, a few days following the release of his first CD, Thirty Sunsets.

Click on the following links to listen to the show:
Charlie Rayne (part 1)Track 02
[Live sound by Fadi Tabbal]

Bob Dylan / Bright Eyes / Daniel Johnston / The Felice Brothers / The Incompetents / Mississippi John Hurt / Robert Leslie / The Tallest Man On Earth

[Photos by Tanya Traboulsi]

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I asked some of my favorite musician and artist friends, from Beirut and beyond, to list their 10 favorite albums of 2012…
Alternately, they could also provide me with a list of the records they listened to the most in 2012, regardless of date of release.

Charlie Rayne (musician)

– Beach House: Bloom (2012)
– Youth Lagoon: Year Of Hibernation (2011)
– The Tallest Man On Earth: There’s No Leaving Now (2012)
– Bon Iver: Bon Iver, Bon Iver (2011)
– Bright Eyes: I’m Wide Awake It’s Morning (2005)
– The Incompetents: Of Minor Differences… And Narcissism (2012)
– The Felice Brothers: Self-titled (2008)
– Neutral Milk Hotel: In The Aeroplane Over The Sea (1998)
– Tom Waits: Closing Time (1973)
– Nico: Chelsea Girls (1967)

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