Décalages Radio Show // 19 April 2020

Live broadcast from Radio Lebanon 96.2FM [Beirut] with song-by-song audio commentary:

1. Laura Cantrell – Love Vigilantes (New Order cover)
2. Daniel Rossen – Waterfall (Judee Sill cover) 
3. Jesse Malin – Walk On The Wild Side (Lou Reed cover)
4. Steve Earle – Way Down In The Hole (Tom Waits cover)
5. Tom Waits – Jockey Full Of Bourbon
6. Hiss Golden Messenger – Wish I Had Not Said That (J.J. Cale cover)
7. Ian Matthews – These Days (Jackson Browne cover)
8. Nico – The Fairest Of The Seasons 
9. Steve Gunn – 60/40 (Nico cover) 
10. Polar – Outdoor Miner (Wire cover) 
11. Martin L. Gore – Compulsion (Joe Crow cover) 
12. Paul Quinn & Edwyn Collins – Pale Blue Eyes (Velvet Underground cover) 
13. Marianne Faithfull – Reason To Believe (Tim Hardin cover) 
14. Paul Weller – Black Sheep Boy (Tim Hardin cover) 
15. Chappaquiddick Skyline – Leave Me Alone (New Order cover) 
16. Rickie Lee Jones – Up From The Skies (Jimi Hendrix cover) 
17. Van Morrison – It’s All Over Now, Baby Blue (Bob Dylan cover) 
18. Ben Watt – You’re Gonna Make Me Lonesome When You Go (Bob Dylan cover) 
19. Bonnie ‘Prince’ Billy – A Minor Place 
20. The Wedding Present – Cattle And Cane (Go-Betweens cover) 
21. Brian Eno – I’ll Come Running (To Tie Your Shoes) 
22. Dexys Midnight Runners – I Love You (Listen To This) 
23. Johnny Cash – The Man Comes Around 
24. Mark Lanegan & Isobel Campbell – The Breaking Hands (The Gun Club cover) 
25. The Shins – New Slang 
26. Pavement – Here
27. Tindersticks – Here (Pavement cover) 
28. John Prine – I Have Met My Love Today 
29. Astrud Gilberto – Maria Quiet 
30. Bill Fay – Love Will Remain 
31. Tim Buckley – Happy Time 
32. Martha Wainwright – Love Is A Stranger (Eurythmics cover)         

Décalages Radio Show // 12 April 2020

Live broadcast from Radio Lebanon 96.2FM [Beirut] with song-by-song audio commentary:

1. Ariel Pink’s Haunted Graffiti – Baby (Donnie & Joe Emerson cover)
2. Belle & Sebastian – Crash (The Primitives cover)
3. Ben Sollee – A Change Is Gonna Come (Sam Cooke cover)
4. Cat Power – Dark End Of The Street (Aretha Franklin cover)
5. Chromatics – I’m On Fire (Bruce Springsteen cover)
6. Devendra Banhart – Don’t Look Back In Anger (Oasis cover)
7. Mott The Hoople – Sweet Jane (The Velvet Underground cover)
8. Echo & The Bunnymen – I’m Waiting For My Man (The Velvet Underground cover)
9. Grizzly Bear – And I Was A Boy From School (Hot Chip cover)
10. A Camp – Walking The Cow (Daniel Johnston cover)
11. Spiritualized – True Love Will Find You In The End (Daniel Johnston cover)
12. Joan As Police Woman – Fire (Jimi Hendrix cover)
13. M Ward – Green River (Creedence Clearwater Revival cover)
14. Micah P. Hinson – Are You Lonesome Tonight (Elvis Presley cover)
15. Robert Wyatt – Biko (Peter Gabriel cover)
16. Seu Jorge – Five Years (David Bowie cover)
17. Martha Wainwright – See Emily Play (Pink Floyd cover)
18. Charles Bradley – Stay Away (Nirvana cover)
19. Anita Lane – Home Is Where The Hatred Is (Gil Scott-Heron cover)
20. Lera Lynn – Wolf Like Me (TV On The Radio cover)
21. Kurt Vile – Way Back Then (John Prine cover)
22. Fever Ray – Here Before (Vashti Bunyan cover)
23. Turin Brakes – Moonlight Mile (The Rolling Stones cover)
24. Luna – Waiting On A Friend (The Rolling Stones cover)
25. Patti Smith – When Doves Cry (Prince cover)
26. Olivier Libeaux & Emiliana Torrini – Go With The Flow (Queens Of The Stone Age cover)
27. The Church – Hounds Of Love (Kate Bush cover)
28. Gemma Ray – When Do I Get To Carnegie Hall? (Sparks cover)
29. Death Cab For Cutie – Love Song (The Cure cover)
30. Marissa Nadler & Stephen Brodsky – In Spite Of Me (Morphine cover)
31. Anika – I Go To Sleep (The Pretenders cover)
32. Portishead – SOS (Abba cover)

Ziad Nawfal’s Best Albums of 2019 on Radio Lebanon [Part 1 of 3]

Live broadcast from “Décalages” [Radio Lebanon 96.2FM] with song-by-song audio commentary:

Robert Forster – Crazy Jane & the day of judgement [from Inferno]
Big Thief – UFOF [from UFOF]
Andrew Bird – Sisyphus [from My Finest Work Yet]
Weyes Blood – Everyday [from Titanic Rising]
Alex Cameron – Divorce [from Miami Memory]
Belle & Sebastian – Did the day go just like you wanted? [from Days Of The Bagnold Summer]
The National – Quiet light [from I Am Easy To Find]
Aldous Harding – The barrel [from Designer]
Tindersticks – The amputees [from No Treasure But Hope]
Damien Jurado – Anchors [from In The Shape Of A Storm]
Cigarettes After Sex – Heavenly [from Cry]
James Yorkston – Shallow [from The Route To The Harmonium]
Morrissey – Morning starship [from California Son]
Iggy Pop – Sonali [from I’m Free]
fka Twigs – Fallen alien [from MAGDALENE]
Holly Herndon – Fear uncertainty doubt [from Proto]
Sandro Perri – Wrong about the rain [from Soft Landing]
Lambchop – The lasting last of you [from This (Is What I Wanted to Tell You)]
Wilco – Love is everywhere [from Ode To Joy]
Bill Callahan – Watch me get married [from Shepherd In A Sheepskin Vest]
Bonnie Prince Billy – Look backward on your future [from I Made A Place]
Joan Shelley – Coming down for you [from Like The River Loves The Sea]
Michael Chapman – It’s too late [from True North]
Steve Gunn – Stonehurst cowboy [from The Unseen In Between]
75 Dollar Bill – Tetuzi Akiyama [from I Was Real]
Tinariwen – Kel tinawen [from Amadjar]
Cass McCombs – Sleeping volcanoes [from Tip Of The Sphere]
Purple Mountains – Margaritas at the mall [from Purple Mountains]
Devendra Banhart – Now all gone [from Ma]
Alko B – Elephant in a room [from Dreaming Is Not For Two]
Leonard Cohen – The goal [from Thanks For The Dance]

Décalages Radio Show // Tribute to LOU REED // 3 Nov 2013

Sunday 3 November 2013, Radio Lebanon 96.2FM (10am-12pm)

1. Velvet Underground: Stephanie Says
2. Lou Reed: Satellite Of Love
3. Velvet Underground & Nico: I’ll Be Your Mirror
4. Nico: Wrap Your Troubles In Dreams
5. Lou Reed & John Cale: Faces & Names
6. Velvet Underground: Ride Into The Sun
7. Lou Reed: Charley’s Girl
8. Lou Reed: The Kids (live)
9. Lou Reed: Lady Day

10. Velvet Underground & Nico: Femme Fatale
11. R.E.M.: Femme Fatale (live)
12. James: Sunday Morning
13. Cowboy Junkies: Sweet Jane
14. Lou Reed: Sweet Jane (live)
15. Velvet Underground: Some Kinda Love

16. Lou Reed & John Cale: Forever Changed
17. Lou Reed: Last Great American Whale (feat. Moe Tucker)
18. Lou Reed: September Song (Kurt Weill cover)
19. Lou Reed: No Chance
20. Antony & The Johnsons: Candy Says (live)
21. Lou Reed: Caroline Says II

22. Lee Ranaldo: Stephanie Says
23. Velvet Underground: Who Loves The Sun
24. The Incompetents: After Hours (Ruptured session)
25. Velvet Underground: I’m Sticking With You
26. Paul Quinn & Edwyn Collins: Pale Blue Eyes
27. Lou Reed: Coney Island Baby (live)
28. Lou Reed: Endless Cycle
29. Lou Reed: Hang On To Your Emotions
30. Velvet Underground: I’m Set Free



Décalages Radio Show // LEONARD COHEN Edition // 11 March 2012

Sunday 11 March 2012, Radio Lebanon 96.2FM (10am-12pm)

1. Leonard Cohen: Going home (2012)
2. Leonard Cohen: Amen (2012)
3. Palace Songs: Winter lady
4. Leonard Cohen: Winter lady (1967)
5. Leonard Cohen: Show me the place (2012)
6. Cass McCombs: Teachers
7. Leonard Cohen: Teachers (1967)

8. That Petrol Emotion: Stories of the street
9. Don Nino: There is a war
10. Leonard Cohen: There is a war (1974)
11. Leonard Cohen: Darkness (2012)
12. Leonard Cohen: Here it is (2001)
13. Jonathan Richman: Here it is
14. David McComb & Adam Peters: Don’t go home with your hard-on

15. Leonard Cohen: True love leaves no traces (1977)
16. Leonard Cohen: Anyhow (2012)
17. Johnny Cash: Bird on the wire
18. Teddy Thompson: Tonight will be fine (live)
19. Leonard Cohen: Story of Isaac (1969)
20. Emily Barker & The Red Clay Halo: Master song
21. House of Love: Who by fire
22. Leonard Cohen: Dress rehearsal rag (1971)

23. Jean-Louis Murat: Avalanche
24. Leonard Cohen: Crazy to love you (2012)
25. Evan Dando & Liv Tyler: Hey that’s no way to say goodbye
26. Bill Callahan: So long Marianne
27. Antony: If it be your will (live)
28. Leonard Cohen: Everybody knows (live 1993)