WHO KILLED BRUCE LEE // Interview // 16 May 2016

Lebanese rock band Who Killed Bruce Lee were the guests of Ruptures, for an interview detailing the making of their 1st full-length album, “Distant Rendezvous”.


[Photos by Romy Kassab]

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(2014 end-of-year lists) – WHO KILLED BRUCE LEE

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

WHO KILLED BRUCE LEE

Hassib Dergham

In no particular order:

– Thom Yorke: Tomorrow’s Modern Boxes
– The War On Drugs: Lost In The Dream
– Beethoven: Symphony 7, Allegretto (mvt 2)
– David August: Epikur
– Snarky Puppy: We Like it Here
– Tame Impala: Lonerism
– Fat Freddy’s Drop: Slings And Arrows
– Men Without Hats: The Safety Dance
– Sigur Rós: Takk… + The Rains of Castamere + Àra Bàtur at Abbey Road Studios
– Jack White: Lazaretto

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Wassim Bou Malham

In no particular order:

– Arctic Monkeys: AM
– Arctic Monkeys: Humbug
– Isaac Hayes: Black Moses
– Mos Def: The Ecstatic
– Queens Of The Stone Age: Like Clockwork
– Queens Of The Stone Age: Songs For The Deaf
– Various artists: The DFA remixes (Chapter one)
– Various artists: The DFA remixes (Chapter two)

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WHO KILLED BRUCE LEE // Ruptured Session // 28 Jan 2013

Lebanese rock quartet WHO KILLED BRUCE LEE (Wassim Bou Malham, guitar & vocals / Hassib Dergham, synths / Malek Rizkallah, drums / Pascal Sarkis, bass) were the guests of Ziad Nawfal’s weekly radio program Ruptures, for an interview and three exclusive live performances, to mark the release of their first, self-titled EP.

Listen:
WKBL on Ruptures (part 1) + WKBL on Ruptures (part 2)


Track listing: 
Who Killed Bruce Lee LIVE
Metronomy
Eagles Of Death Metal
Queens Of The Stone Age
Who Killed Bruce Lee
Who Killed Bruce Lee LIVE
Tune-yards
Groundation
Who Killed Bruce Lee LIVE
Foals


[Photos by Tanya Traboulsi]

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(2012 end-of-year lists) – WASSIM BOU MALHAM

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.

Wassim Bou Malham (musician, Who Killed Bruce Lee)
http://whokilledbrucelee.bandpage.com/

– SBTKRT: Wildfire (feat. Little Dragon)
http://vimeo.com/25710817

– Louis XIV: Guilt By Association
http://vimeo.com/18614585

– Foals: The Orient
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jX7sniIVmtM

– Apples In Stereo: Dance Floor (ft. Elijah Wood)
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QWchvY9fGfY

– Foals: Blue Blood
http://vimeo.com/15751746

– Miike Snow: Paddling Out
http://vimeo.com/36175537