(2012 end-of-year lists) – HASSIB DERGHAM

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.

Hassib Dergham (musician, Who Killed Bruce Lee)
http://whokilledbrucelee.bandpage.com/

– Metronomy
– Rage Against The Machine: Burn
– Various Artists: This Is England (OST)
– Tunng: Comments Of The Inner Chorus
– The Beatles: Magical Mystery Tour
– Django Django: Default (single)
– Neil Young: Dead Man (OST)
– Cody ChesnuTT: The Headphone Masterpiece
– Keith Jarrett: The Köln Concert
– Sigur Rós: ( )

(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

(2011 end-of-year lists) – HASSIB DERGHAM

I asked some of my favorite musicians from Beirut and beyond, to tell me what their favorite records of 2011 were…

Hassib Dergham: designer, musician (Who Killed Bruce Lee)

– Keith Jarrett: Rio
– Radiohead: TKOL RMX 1234567
– Radiohead: The King Of Limbs
– The Strokes: Angles
– Adele: 21
– Pink Martini & Saori Yuki: 1969
– Starfucker: Reptilians
– Nicolas Jaar: Space Is Only Noise
– Beastie Boys: Hot Sauce Committee Pt.2
– Tom Waits: Bad As Me

Ruptured Live // THE INCOMPETENTS, NADINE KHOURI & MUNMA // The Basement

RUPTURED is proud to present FOND FAREWELLS

Three final nights of concerts at The Basement,
To celebrate the famed venue’s departure in style
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< Monday 3 January, 9pm >

The INCOMPETENTS
— CD launch party —
Opening by WHO KILLED BRUCE LEE
Feat. Dj BASILE
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< Tuesday 4 January, 9pm >

NADINE KHOURI
Featuring Djs AYLA & GEORGES
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< Wednesday 5 January, 9pm >

MUNMA
Opening by Jad ATOUI
Featuring Dj CAROLINE