Ziad Nawfal for Movement Radio Mix #03 // 03 December 2020

Ziad Nawfal’s 3rd monthly mix for Movement Radio in Athens – featuring music from Egypt, Palestine, Lebanon, Iran, Switzerland and the USA:

1. Nadah el Shazly – Afqid adh-dhakira [EG]
2. Muqata’a – Dijla wal fada’ [PS]
3. TEDTEDTED – Cama [LB]
4. Porest – Esau [US]
5. Marc Codsi – A light [LB]
6. The Bunny Tylers – Let there be light [LB]
7. Thoom – Hadiqa [LB]
8. Pouya Ehsaei – Rocrast #53 [IR]
9. Zuli – Trigger finger [EG]
10. Kronos Quartet – Tashweesh (with Ramallah Underground) [US/PS]
11. Kamilya Jubran & Werner Hasler – Wanabni [PS/CH]
12. Asma Ghanem – We’ve got a life in illusion [PS]
13. June As – 003 [LB]

[This mix was commissioned and produced by Onassis Cultural Center, and presented for the first time in the frame of MOVEMENT RADIO]

TASHWEESH // 2nd Ruptured Session // 3 Oct 2011

Palestinian trio TASHWEESH (Basel Abbas, Ruanne Abou-Rahme & boikutt) spent two weeks in Beirut in October 2011, during which they held no less than four performances (2 for Tashweesh, organized by Ruptured, and 2 for boikutt). They were the guests of Ruptures for an interview & live performance, during which they were accompanied by American-born, Lebanon-based journalist Jackson Allers.

Tashweesh (part 1) + Tashweesh (part 2)

[Photos by Tanya Traboulsi]

TASHWEESH // 1st Ruptured Session // 28 Apr 2010

Tashweesh, the duo of Basel Abbas (formerly with Palestinian hiphop & electronics trio Ramallah Underground) and Ruanne Abou Rahme, were interviewed by Ziad Nawfal and musician Tarek Atoui for Ruptures. Tashweesh were in Beirut to present their sound installation “Contingency”, as part of the 5th Home Works Cultural Forum.

Basel Abbas part 1 + Basel Abbas part 2

Track listing:
Basel Abbas
Ramallah Underground
Kronos Quartet

[Photos courtesy of Tashweesh]