Showing posts with label Podcasts 2013. Show all posts
Showing posts with label Podcasts 2013. Show all posts

Saturday, December 21, 2013

Top 30 alternative/indie Arabic Songs of 2013 Featured on Dec 20 'Arabology' Podcast

This year-end episode of 'Arabology' (aired Dec 20) showcases and discusses the Top 30 alternative/indie Arabic songs of 2013 along with exclusive shout-outs by some of the artists whose music is featured, including Tania Kassis, Tania Saleh, Hamed Sinno [Mashrou' Leila], Yassir Chadly, Yasmine Hamdan, May Nasr, Eliyahu Sills, Rania Kurdi, DAM, Mike Massy, and Omar Offendum.

You can listen to the podcast by clicking on the arrow below or at https://soundcloud.com/arabology/arabology-s6-epsiode-11



Top 30 Songs 2013 for Arabology 20 Dec 2013 DJ: Ramzi S.
(Artist/Track/Album/Label)

1.  Massar Egbari/ Iqra2 El Khabar/ Iqra2 El Khabar/ Massar Egbari
2.  Akher Zephir/ Akherto Lahn Hazin/ Counter Culture/ Eka3
3.  Mashrou' Leila/ Abdo/ Raasuk/ Mashrou' Leila Preceded by message from Hamed Sinno
4.  Sadat & Alaa Fifty Cent/ Five Pound Credit/ Generation Bass/ Six Degrees Records 
5.  Hello, Psychaleppo!/ Tobayabooya/ Gool L'Ah/ Samer Saem Eldahr
6.  Abdulrahman Mohammad/ Asabaki 3ishq/ Abdulrahman Mohammed
7.  Omeima El Khalil,/ Shab Y Sabiyeh/ Ya/ Forward Music 
8.  Ensemble Ibn Arabi/ Her Words Bring Me to Life Again/Arabo-Andalusian Sufi Songs/ Long Distance France
9.  DAM/ If I Could Go Back In Time/ Debke On The Moon/ DAM Preceded by message from DAM
10. Stormtrap/ Taht El Agal/ Stormtrap/Stormtrap Asfeh
11. Elepheel+Edd Abbas+Lipos/ Master Cosmic Spy/ Tripnol/ Edd Abbas/Lipos/Elepheel
12. Jadal/ Fe Nabd Ana Has/ El Makina/ Mahmoud Radaideh
13. Rania Kurdi/ Ana Ana/ Sasha Abi Najmeh/ Rania Kurdi Preceded by message from Rania Kurdi
14. Michelle & Noel Keserwany/ Jagal El USEK/ Jagal El USEK/ Keserwany
15. Tania Kassis/ Ounchoudat Bayrout/ Oriental Colors/ Magnum Records Preceded by message from Tania Kassis
16. Zeid Hamdan/ Asfeh (Acoustic)/ Single/ Lebanese Undergroud
17. Mike Massy/ Ya 3achikat Al Ward/ Ya Zaman/  Falak Productions Preceded by message from Mike Massy
18. Jowan Safadi & Haya Zaatry/ Ji2tu ila Ahli/ Ghanni 3n Al-Taareef/ Ghanni.net
19. Ziyad Sahhab/ Kaza Kitab/ Keep On Singing/ Forward Music
20. Tania Saleh/ Hashishet Albi (Live)/ Live At Drm/ Forward Music Preceded by message from Tania Saleh
21. Labess/ El Kass Yadour/ Identite/ Needlepoint Records
22. Khaled/ Laila/ C'est La Vie/ Universal Music France
23. Rachid Taha/ Now Or Never/ Zoom/ Naive
24. Omar Offendum/ The Arab Speaks of Rivers & Finjan/ Syrianamericana/ Cosher Ink Preceded by message from Omar Offendum
25. Yassir Chadly/ Bil Mustapha/ Asheeq Zeen/ Yassir Chadly Preceded by message from Yassir Chadly
26. Khaled Aljaramani/ Farah/ Athar/ Institut Du Monde Arabe & Harmonia Mundi
27. Mohamed Abozekry and  Heejaz/ Sur La Route/ Chaos/ Neonovo
28. Eliyahu & The Qadim Ensemble/ Maghrebi/ Eastern Wind/ Self Release Preceded by message from Eliyahu Sills
29. May Nasr/ Ouhibuka (Lyrics by Ghada Samman)/ Single/ May Nasr Preceded by message from May Nasr
30. Yasmine Hamdan/ Nediya/ Ya Nass/ Crammed Discs Preceded by message from Yasmine Hamdan

'Arabology' is a weekly radio program, currently in its sixth season, which airs on KZSU 90.1 FM (San Francisco bay area).  It is hosted by Dr. Ramzi Salti, Lecturer at Stanford University, who showcases and discusses (mostly alternative) Arabic music, along with interviews + commentary in English. Previous Podcasts at https://soundcloud.com/arabology/sets


Friday, December 13, 2013

Dec 12 Arabology Podcast ft Songs about Religious Tolerance, Social Equality, Civil/LGBT Rights, More.

The Dec 12 episode of Arabology broaches the issue of tolerance in the Arab world by showcasing music about religious coexistence, social equality, LGBT rights, Arab American identity and more. Show also includes interview with 'Alhurra' TV producer Louis Karim.




Playlist for Arabology Thursday, 12 Dec 2013 4-6 pm DJ: Ramzi S. (Artist/Track/Album/Label)
1. Tania Kassis/ Islamo-Christian Ave/ Live at l'Olympia/ Tania Kassis
2. Labess/ Bechar El Khir/ Identite/ Needlepoint Records
3. Khaled/ Samira/ C'est La Vie/ Universal Music France
4. Rachid Taha/ Now Or Never/ Zoom/ Naive
5. Jawhar/ Idhalil / Qibla wa Qobla/ NAFF REKORDZ
6. Jowan Safadi & Haya Zaatry/ Ji2tu ila ahli / ghanni 3an al-tareef/ Ghanni.net
7. Jam Tkseer/ Qaseeda shrera/ ghanni 3an al-tareef/ Ghanni.net
8. Khaled Aljaramani,/ Farah/ Athar/ Institut Du Monde Arabe & Harmonia Mundi
9. Massar Egbari/ Wana Kol Ma2oul/ Iqra2 El Khabar/ Massar Egbari
10. Mohamed Abozekry and Heejaz/ Sur La Route/ Chaos/ Neonovo
11. Saif Karomi/ Malouna/ The Sound of Oud/ Saif Karomi
12. Interview with Louis Karim/ Producer for 'Alhurra' TV
13. Tania Saleh/ Yimkin Law/ Live At DRM/ Forward Music
14. Breaking the Boundaries & Abdulrahman Mohammed/ Ya mn hawah/ N/A
15. The Idan Raichel Project/ Azini/ Idan Raichel Project/ Cumbancha
16. Mashrou' Leila/ Lil Watan/ Raasuk/ Mashrou' Leila
17. Pangia/ Nasam 'alayna El-Hawa/ Mystic Blue Caravan Vol 7/ Pangia
18. NO Blues/ Hela Hela/ Hela Hela/ Continental Record Services

Listen at https://soundcloud.com/arabology/arabology-s6-episode-10

Friday, December 6, 2013

12/5 'Arabology' Podcast ft Bassam Kassab, Amr Adly, 2 NEW Songs by Mike Massy

Listen below or at https://soundcloud.com/arabology/arabology-s6-episode-9



This episode of 'Arabology' aired on Dec 5, 2013 and featured poignant Arabic music, including two exclusive tracks by Lebanese singer/composer Mike Massy.
Show also features 5-part interview with Lebanese American writer/film producer/human rights activist Bassam Kassab + interview with Amr Adly, Postdoctoral Fellow at CDDRL (Stanford University) who discusses issues related to the political economy of Egypt and Tunisia.




Playlist for Arabology Thurs 5 December 2013  4-6 PM  DJ: Ramzi (Artist/Track/Album/Label)
1.  Khaled/ Laila/ C'est La Vie/Universal Music France
2.  Labess/El Kass Yadour/Identite/Needlepoint Records
3.  Rachid Taha/Wesh (N'amal)/Zoom/Naive
4.  Interview with Bassam Kassab (Lebanese American writer/activist//producer)/Part 1
5.  Fairuz/Addayash Kan Fi Nas/Best of Fairuz/EMI Arabia
7.  Interview with Bassam Kassab (short story excerpts)/Part 2
8.  Marwan Anwer/Ah min al foraq/Marwan Anwar/N/A
9.  Interview with Bassam Kassab (Arabic Poem)/Part 3
10. Mike Massy/Farewell/Unreleased/Mike Massy
11. Interview with Bassam Kassab (Toul Omry Film, Zarco)/Part 4
12. Mike Massy/Yammi/Unreleased Demo (World Premiere)/Mike Massy
13. Interview with Bassam Kassab (Sin Visa, Bi.Das)/ Part 5
14. Mike Massy/Soti Hareb Menni/Ya Zaman/Falak Productions
15. Massar Egbari (Egypt)/Wana Kol Ma2oul/Iqra2al Khabar/Massar Egbari
16. Interview with Amr Adly, Postdoctoral Fellow at CDDRL--Stanford University
17. Ramy Essam Taty Taty Rough Guide Arabic Revolution/World Music Network
18. Fairuz/ 3indi Thiqa Feek/Kifak Inta/Digital Press Hellas

Listen above or at https://soundcloud.com/arabology/arabology-s6-episode-9

Saturday, November 23, 2013

11/21 Arabology Podcast ft Kristian Davis Bailey, Yasmine Hamdan, Mona Mansour


This episode of 'Arabology' aired on Nov 21, 2013 and included interviews with Stanford student/activist Kristian Davis Bailey who spoke about his trip to the West Bank; Lebanese American playwright Mona Mansour who continued our conversation from last week's show; and Yasmine Hamdan in a special segment of an interview that had previously been aired in its entirety on 'Arabology.  Also includes a special remix of Yasmine Hamdan's 'Shouei" plus a slew of other Arabic songs and music. Listen to the podcast below or at https://soundcloud.com/arabology/arabology-s6-episode-8



Playlist for Arabology Thurs, 21 November 2013 4pm - 6pm DJ: Ramzi S.
Artist/Track/Album/Label
1. Chamamyan, Lena/Henna w Zahr Intro/Ghazl El Banat/Chamamyan
2. Land Of Kush/ Faint Praise/Big Mango/Constellation Records
3. Khaled/Bab Jenna (Gate Of Heaven) /C'est La Vie/Universal Music France
4. Taha, Rachid/Zoom Sur Oum/Zoom/Naive
5. Breaking the boundaries & Abdulrahman mohammed/Ya mn hawah/single//AM
6. Mashrou' Leila/Bahr/Raasuk/Mashrou' Leila
7. Nahhas, Macadi/Natalie/Single/Macadi Nahhas
8. Rizk, Rasha & Ibrahim Suleimany/Ya Rait/Baytna/Itar Shameh
9. Saleh, Tania/Tlaa min hayete/Live at DRM/Forward Music
10. Interview with Lebanese American playwright Mona Mansour/Pt 2 (Pt 1 aired last week)
11. Fairuz/Nihna wil amar jiran /Live at Royal Festival Hall, London 1986/EMI
12. Hamdan, Yasmine/Ya Nass/Ya Nass/Crammed Discs
13. Interview with Yasmine Hamdan (segment only) Complete interview aired on previous show
14. Hamdan, Yasmine/ Shouei (EPI Remix)/Single/EPI
15. Banna, Rim/Ras Al-Jabal/Al-Rawa'i (Greatest Hits)/Laser
16. Interview with Kristian Davis Bailey/Part 1/Arabology/KZSU
17. Ramzi Aburedwan/Sodfa/Rough Guide Mediterranean/World Music Network
18. Interview with Kristian Davis Bailey/Part 2/Arabology/KZSU

Saturday, November 16, 2013

11/14 Arabology Podcast ft interviews w/ Arash Aramesh, Mona Mansour, Yazan Khalifeh


11/14 Arabology podcast ft interviews w/ Arash Aramesh (National Security Adviser for the Stanford Law School); Mona Mansour (Lebanese American playwright of 'Urge for Going'); and Jordanian caricaturist Yazan Khalifeh whose works can be viewed at https://www.facebook.com/pages/Yazan-Khalifeh-illustration/206446656059406.  Show also  ft Arabic music by Yasmine Hamdan, مشروع ليلى Mashrou' Leila, Tania Saleh, Rachid Taha, Hiba Tawaji, Pangia Raks, Donia Samir Ghanem | دنيا سمير غانم and tribute to Cheb i Sabbah.

You can listen to the podcast below or at https://soundcloud.com/arabology/arabology-s6-episode-7


Playlist for Arabology Thurs, 14 Nov 2013 4pm - 6pm DJ: Ramzi S.
Artist/Track/Album/Label
1. Kulna Sawa/Iza3at Kulna Sawa/Kulna Sawa/Kulna Sawa
2. Interview w/ Arash Aramesh/National Security Analyst at Stanford Law School/Arabology
3. Rachid Taha/Now Or Never/Zoom/Naive
4. Mashrou' Leila/Ma Tetrikni Heik/Raasuk/Mashrou' Leila
5. Hiba Tawajy/La Bidayi wala Nihayi/ La Bidayi Wala Nihayi/Oussama Rahbani
6. Pangia/ Maryam, Maryamti (Finale)/Mystic Blue Caravan Vol 7/Pangia Vol 5
7. Interview w/ Lebanese American Playwright Mona Mansour/'Urge for Going' Play/Arabology
8. Donia Samir Ghanem/El Wa2t Byesrana/Wahda Tania Khalis/Roznama
9. Yasmine Hamdan/ La Mouch/Ya Nass/Crammed Discs
10.Tania Saleh/Yimkin Law/Live at DRM/Forward Music
11.Donia Samir Ghanem/Qisat Shita/Wahda Tania Khalis/Roznama
12.Interview with Yazan Khalifeh/Jordanian Caricature Artist/ Arabology.  See link.
13.Fairuz/El Bint El Chalabiya/Eh, Fi Amal/Fbe
14.Tribute to Dj Cheb I Sabbah/ Durga Puja/ Maha Maya/Six Degrees Records

Sunday, November 10, 2013

Nov 7 'Arabology' Podcast ft Interview with Wissam Yafi


The Nov 7, 2013 episode of Arabology featured a 2-part interview with Wissam Yafi who visited Stanford during the week of November 4th and gave various talks around campus.  Wissam Yafi is the Lebanese American founder of TidWit.com and an expert in Middle East politics, economics and technology policy. His field comparative study, conducted for Harvard University on the MENA region, received recognition at the Kennedy School of Government's Center for International Development. More recently, he has been running an E-learning organization helping governments, non-profits, and businesses around the world reach their audiences.

Here is a video clip from Wissam Yafi's talk at Stanford , followed by the podcast which includes the interview with Wissam Yafi as well as music by Mashrou' Leila, Rachid Taha, Egyptian Project, and Salamat singing the Nubian/Arabic version of 'La Bamba.'

Video clip Wissam Yafi at Stanford discussing Arab women's agency (http://youtu.be/iDd9jkFqwcw):




November 11, 2013 Arabology Podcast (https://soundcloud.com/arabology/arabology-s6-episode-6):





Arabology 6.5 Podcast


The Oct 31, 2013 episode of 'Arabology' included a chat with Alon, a Stanford student of Arabic who juxtaposes Arabic and Hebrew + great songs and music by Tania Saleh, Mashrou' Leila, Rachid Taha (singing the Arabic version of 'It's Now or Never'), Akher Zapheer, Akim El Sikameya, Massar Egbari, Mike Massy, Adel Salameh, Omar Offendum, Rima Banna, Abdulrahman Mohammed & Breaking the Boundaries.


Oct 31, 2013 Podcast (https://soundcloud.com/arabology/arabology-s6-episode-5)
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Saturday, October 26, 2013

Naima Shalhoub Guests on 'Arabology' (Oct 24, 2013)

Podcast at https://soundcloud.com/arabology/arabology-s6-episode-4
The Oct 24, 2013 episode of 'Arabology' includes a live interview with Lebanese American soul singer Naima Grace Shalhoub who discusses her hit 'Herstory of Soul' and sings, live, her amazing version of the Arabic classic 'Adduka Al-Mayyas.' (video at youtu.be/ZAiDaoQ1arA). Show also features music by Mashrou' Leila, Rima Khcheich, NO Blues, Dalida (Remix), Yolla Khalife and humorous tracks by Michelle Keserwany and Rania Kurdi.   also includes ticket giveaway to the Aswat tribute concert to Abdul Halim Hafez at San Mateo City College on Dec 7, 2013.



Show also features music by Mashrou' Leila, Rima Khcheich, NO Blues, Dalida (Remix), Yolla Khalife and humorous tracks by Michelle Keserwany and Rania Kurdi.   also includes ticket giveaway to the Aswat tribute concert to Abdul Halim Hafez at San Mateo City College on Dec 7, 2013.

Naima Shalhoub singing 'Qadduka Al-Mayyas' at KZSU 90.1 FM: http://youtu.be/ZAiDaoQ1arA

Naima Shalhoub Singing "Herstory of Soul" (Official Clip): http://youtu.be/upFKlL3_egY

DJ Ramzi with Naima Shalhoub at KZSU 90.1 FM, 2013

Sunday, October 13, 2013

Oct 10 Arabology Podcast Spotlights Arab Film Festival

The 2nd episode of the 6th season of Arabology (aired Oct 10, 2013) includes music by Massar Egbari, Ziad Sahab & Yasmina Fayed, NO Blues, Salam, Mashrou' Leila, Breaking the Boundaries and Abdulrahman Mohammed, Yolla Khalife, Tania Saleh, Adel Salameh, May Nasr, Jadal.
Episode also includes interview with Serge Bakalian, Executive Director of the Arab Film Festival and Director Jessica Habie whose film 'Mars at Sunrise' will screen at the Arab Film Festival in San Francisco on Oct 12, 2013.


Serge Bakalian and Director Jessica Habie at KZSU 90.1 FM


Saturday, June 15, 2013

Season Finale of Arabology (aired June 13) Available

The 4-hour season finale of DJ Ramzi's Arabology aired on Thurs June 13, 2013 and featured music by some of the Arab world's best alternative musicians/artists, along with commentary (in English) by DJ Ramzi.  Part 4 includes interview with Director Rami Musa Alayan (who discussed his film Private Sun) as well as with the film's soundtrack composer Frank Gelat.

Download at http://www.radio4all.net/index.php/program/69116

PART ONE ft music by Joussour, Michel Sajrawy, Mike Massy, Tania Saleh, Egyptian Projet, Rim Banna, Dal'ouna, Ramzi Aburadwan, Omar Offendum, La Tlateh, Hiba, DAM, Macel Khalife (ft Mahmoud Darwish)

PART TWO ft Pangia, Mashrou' Leila, Donia Masoud, Maryam (ft Zeid Hamdan), Rasha, JadaL, Toot Ard, Aziz Maraka, Tamer Abu Ghazaleh.

PART THREE ft Emel Mathlouthi, Eliyahu Sills, Yassir Chadly, Joubran Trio, Elizabeth Ayoub, Charbel Rouhana, Rahim Alhaj, May Matar, Oumeima El Khalil, Yasmine Hamdan, Cheba Djenet.

PART FOUR ft El Rass (w/ Al Sayyed Darwish, Ramy Essam , Kamel Badarneh, Ancient Future, Toufic Farroukh, Fairuz, May Nasr and an interview with Director Rami Alyan and composer Frank Gelat.


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Friday, June 7, 2013

6/6 Arabology Podcast Spotlights Yasmine Hamdan

Download: http://www.radio4all.net/index.php/program/68917

The first 90 min of the June 6, 2013 Arabology podcast feature a musical interview with Lebanese born singer/songwriter/actress Yasmine Hamdan who has redefined alternative Arabic music as part of Soapkills (with Zeid Hamdan) before working with Mirwais as YAS on the 'Arabology' album and eventually launching a solo career of her own. (Listen at http://snd.sc/12x7nUa or click on arrow below or download entire podcast at http://www.radio4all.net/index.php/program/68917)

The second part of this podcast (30 min) includes songs by Oumeima El Khalil, The Egyptian Project, Pangia, Rima Khcheich, El Far3i, El Ras. (Listen/download at http://www.radio4all.net/index.php/program/68917)





Saturday, June 1, 2013

May 30 Arabology Podcast Spotlights Mashrou' Leila


The May 30 episode of 'Arabology' (Season 5 Episode 8) highlights the music and career of Lebanese music band Mashrou' Leila whose music style and socially conscious lyrics have reshaped the alternative music scene in the Arab world. Show includes pre-recorded interviews with band members Hamed Sinno and Omaya Malaeb, various songs by the group and commentary by DJ Ramzi.

TO LISTEN: http://www.radio4all.net/files/author30@gmail.com/4294-1-Arabology_S5E8.mp3

Saturday, May 25, 2013

5/23 Arabology Podcast highlights Arab Women's Voices and Writings

The May 23, 2013 episode of Arabology highlights Arab Women's Voices in music, literature and culture. 
It can be downloaded at http://www.radio4all.net/index.php/program/68621
See full playlist at end of this blog entry.

May 23, 13 Arabology Podcast includes these amazing women and more


This Podcast includes:
1. An exclusive interview with singer May Nasr and the US premiere of her new song 'Ouhibbouka" (lyrics by Syrian writer Ghada Al Samman)
2. Writer Arin Mango who reads excerpts from her article "What's Islam Got to Do with It?' which was just published in Avicenna - The Stanford Journal on Muslim Affairs (Vol 3 No. 1 Winter 2013)
3. A conversation with Nisrin Elamin (Doctoral student at Stanford) who broaches issues related to Sudanese culture while showcasing vibrant songs by Alsarah and Rasha.
4. An interview with Zoe Woolford, student of Arabic at Stanford, who discusses the challenges and benefits of learning Arabic.
5. Selected songs by some of the Arab world's most talented female vocalists including Oumeima el Khalil, Yasmine Hamdan, and Fairuz.


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Playlist for Arabology Thurs, 23 May 2013 3-5pm DJ: Ramzi S. (Artist/Track/Album/Label)
1. Oumeima El Khalil/ Fi Akher Al Ashyaa/ Zaman/ Forward Music
2. Fairuz/ Ahwak/ Fairuz Chante Zaki Nassif/VDL
3. May Nasr+Lourdes Perez/Ma'kum bimshi/May Nasr
4. Interview with May Nasr/ Pre-recorded/ Arabology/ KZSU
5. May Nasr/ Ouhibouka (lyrics by Ghada Samman)/ Single/ May Nasr
6. Reading by Arin Mango/ What's Islam Got to Do with It?/Avicenna: Stanford Journal of Muslim Affairs
7. Rasha/ Ya Sudan Ma'alesh/ Let me be/ Rasha
8. Interview with Nisreen Elamin/ Part 1/ Arabology/ KSU
9. Alsarah/ Fi Himaka Rabana / Single/ Alsarah
10. Interview with Nisreen Elamin/ Part 2/ Arabology/ KZSU
11. Alsarah ft Oddise2/ Vote/ Single/ Oddisee
12. Interview with Zoe Woolford/Stanford student of Arabic/ Arabology/ KZSU
13. Yasmine Hamdan/ La Mouch/ Yasmine Hamdan/ Kwaidan Records

Tuesday, May 21, 2013

May 16 Arabology Podcast Ft Interviews with Eliyahu Sills and Yassir Chadly


The May 16, 2013 episode of 'Arabology' features a pre-recorded interview with musician Eliyahu Sills and a live interview with Yassir Chadly who performs live on the show while playing the Oud and the gimbri. Also includes interview with music manager Alex Hughes who promotes 'A Night of Moroccan Gnawa, Sufi & Trance Music with Yassir Chadly, Eliyahu Sills, Tim Abdellah Fuson & Bouchaib Abdelhadi' on May 25 at La Pena Cultural Center in Berkeley.

In addition to Gnawa, Sufi & Trance Music, this episode includes songs from the Arab Spring and tracks by Rami Essam, Autostrad, Tamer Abu Ghazaleh, Egyptian Project, Oumeima El Khalil, Jerusalem In My Heart, Jadal, Yaseen, La Tlateh, Hiba.

Playlist at http://zookeeper.stanford.edu/index.php?action=viewDJ&seq=selList&playlist=25786

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Saturday, May 11, 2013

May 9 Arabology Podcast ft Alternative Arabic + Iranian Music/Interviews




May 9 'Arabology' Podcast available at https://soundcloud.com/arabology/arabology-s5-episode-5
* First part Features Arabic songs with commentary in English by Ramzi Salti.
* Second part showcases Iranian group Eendo (whose music is sampled throughout) incl interview with Ardalan Payvar + commentary by Stanford Lecturer Shervin Emami.

To Download/Save Podcast: 
https://soundcloud.com/arabology/arabology-s5-episode-5

Playlist at http://zookeeper.stanford.edu/index.php?action=viewDJ&seq=selList&playlist=25735





Saturday, May 4, 2013

May 2 Arabology Podcast Ft Interview with Egyptian Dancer/Instructor Hala of Halanda Studio


The May 2, 2013 Arabology Podcast ft an interview w/ Egyptian dancer/teacher Hala Fauzi of Halanda Studio in San Jose + music of Arab world along with commentary, in English, by DJ Ramzi.

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Playlist for ArabologyThursday, 2 May 2013  3pm - 5pmDJ: Ramzi S.
1. Elias Lammam/ Raqsat Farah/ Selsebil/ Elias Lammam
**2. Interview with Hala Fauzi/ Part 1/ Arabology/ KZSU
3. Dalida/ Helwa Ya Baladi/ Paroles D'Ailleurs/ Orlando
**4. Interview with Hala Fauzi/ Part 2/ Arabology/ KZSU
5. Hakim/ Kolo Yorkos/ Kolo Yorkos/ Alam El Phan
**6. Interview with Hala Fauzi/ Part 3/ Arabology/ KZSU
7. Dalida/ Salma ya salama/ Dalida in Egypt/ Laser
8. Michel Sajrawy/ Ya Lel (excerpt)/ Arabop/ Dasam
9. Armada Bizerta/ Salam (Peace)/ Khat Thaleth (Third Rail)/ Stronghold Sound
10. La Tlateh + Hiba/ Boov (Boov)/ Khat Thaleth (Third Rail)/ Stronghold Sound
11. Kamilya Jubran/ Bahib El Bahr / Single/ Unit Records
12. Rim Banna/ The Absent One/ Revelation Of Ecstasy And Rebellion/ Kirkelig Kulturverksted
13. Ibrahim Maalouf/ Doubts 2/ Wind/ Mi'ster Prods
14. Fayrouz/ El Bint El Chalabiya/ Eh, Fi Amal/ Fbe
15. Rima Khcheich/ Habibit Oummaha/ Min Sihr Ouyounak-Live Tribute To Sabah/ Khcheich
16. Ensemble Maraghi/ Ara Taksim/ Anwar/ Felmay
17. Egyptian Project/ Anta Ana/ Ya Amar/ Six Degrees Records



Friday, April 26, 2013

4/25 Podcast: An Arabological, Musical Journey with DJ Ramzi



The April 25, 2013 episode of 'Arabology' features fresh music from the Arab Spring and new alternative Arabic music (see playlist below), plus the 3rd part of DJ Ramzi's interview with DAM and Omar Offendum.

To Download: http://www.radio4all.net/index.php/program/67985

To Listen: http://www.radio4all.net/files/author30@gmail.com/4294-1-Arabology_S5E3.mp3

Playlist for Arabology Thurs, 25 April 2013 3-5pm DJ: Ramzi S. (Artist/ Track/ Album/ Label)
1. Omeima El Khalil/ Tabaa El Wosta/ Zaman/ Forward Music
2. Egyptian Project/ Ya Sahbi/ Ya Amar/ Six Degrees Records
3. Orquestra Arab De Barcelona/ Jerusalén/ Libertad/ Harmonia Mundi France
4. El Far3i + El Rass/ Janna Janna/ Khat Thaleth (Third Rail)/ Stronghold Sound
5. Rasha/ Ya Sudan Ma'alesh/ Let Me Be/ Rasha
6. Ensemble Maraghi/ Ara Taksim/ Anwar/ Felmay
7. Rima Khcheich/ Marhabtein/ Min Sihr Ouyounak/ Khcheich
8. Dam/ Mali Huriye/ Paleo Festival Village Du Monde/ Disques Office
9. Dam/ If I Could Go Back In Time/ Debke On The Moon/ Dam
**10. Globalization of Hip Spotlights/ Interview with DAM and Omar Offendum Part 3/ Arabology/ KZSU
11. Omar Offendum/ Destiny/ Syrianamericana/ Cosher Ink, Llc
12. Asifeh/ Ramadi (Grey)/ Khat Thaleth (Third Rail)/ Stronghold Sound
13. Aswat/ Qanun Taqasim/ Spring Concert 2007/ Aswat
14. Jerusalem In My Heart/ 3anzah Jarbanah/ Mo7it Al-Mo7it/ Constellation
15. Rima Khcheich/ An-Nadda/ Min Sihr Ouyounak/ Rima Khcheich
16. Joussour/ Min al shobbak l'armilak hali/ Places and Directions/ Joussour
17. Zeid & the Wings/ Jazira (Master)/ Single/ Lebanese Underground
18. Egyptian Project/ Kawala Time/ Ya Amar/ Six Degrees Records
19. Soapkills/ Marra Fi Ghnina (Remix)/ Single/ Lebanese Underground
20. Michel Sajrawy/ Ya Lel/ Arabop/ Dasam

Arabology is a weekly radio program hosted by Dr. Ramzi Salti, Lecturer in Arabic at Stanford University, which aims at showcasing various cultural productions from the Arab world including (mostly alternative) Arabic music, along with commentary in English. The show also features interviews (in English) with individuals whose work is related to the region. 'Arabology' airs live on Thursdays 3-5 pm (PST) on KZSU Stanford 90.1 FM and streams at http://kzsulive.stanford.edu



Friday, April 19, 2013

April 18 'Arabology' Podcast ft interviews w/ Ashley Lohmann, DAM, Omar Offendum


The April 18 'Arabology' Podcast features interview with Ashley Lohmann (creator of Beyond the Bombs site). Also includes my interviews with Palestinian band DAM and Omar Offendum--recorded at the 'Globalization of Hip Hop' event which I moderated at Stanford on April 6.  Plus intro by Farah Weheba and alternative music from the region.

LISTEN BELOW or at https://soundcloud.com/arabology/arabology-s5-episode-2



Saturday, April 13, 2013

5th Season 'Arabology' Debut Incl Interv w/ Omar Offendum and More



The April 11, 2013 Arabology Podcast (Season 5 Episode 1) features an interview with Syrian American Hip Hop artist Omar Offendum (who performed along with the group DAM at Stanford on April 13, 2013). Show also showcases 'alternative' music by Joussour, Michel Sajrawy, Gene Band, Saffron, Mashrou' Leila, Egyptian Project, JIMH, Elizabeth Ayoub, SAM, Zeid and the Wings, Mike Massy, and the Bay Area Music Ensemble Aswat.


DJ Ramzi (left) with Omar Offendum at Stanford April 2013


Saturday, March 23, 2013

Mike Massy Interviewed on March 21 'Arabology' Season Finale


The March 21 Winter Quarter Finale of 'Arabology' features a 4-part interview with Lebanese singer/musician Mike Massy (who is performing at the Merkin Concert Hall in NY on April 25) including his bio and songs.The second part showcases alternative Arabic music from the region.

To Download: http://www.radio4all.net/index.php/program/67181

To Listen Instantly: http://www.radio4all.net/files/author30@gmail.com/4294-1-Arabology_S4E9.mp3

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Playlist for Arabology Thurs, 21 March 2013 3- 5pm DJ: Ramzi S. (Artist/Track/Album/Label)

1. Mike Massy/Ya Zaman/Ya Zaman/Falak Productions

**2. Mike Massy Interview Part 1/ Arabology/ KZSU

3. Mike Massy/ Khalasna Ba'a/ Ya Zaman/ Falak Productions

**4. Mike Massy Interview Part 2/ Arabology/ KZSU

5. Mike Massy/ Ghayyer Lawn 3yonak/ Ya Zaman/ Falak Productions

**6. Mike Massy Interview Part 3/ Arabology/ KZSU

7. Mike Massy/ Tannoura Maxi/ Tannoura Maxi/ (Soundtrack)/ Massy

** 8. Mike Massy Interview Part 4/ Arabology/ KZSU

9. Mike Massy/ Nature Boy/ Single/ Massy

10. Jerusalem In My Heart/ Koll Lil-Mli7ati Fi Al-Khimar Al-Aswadi/ Mo7it Al-Mo7it/ Constellation Records

11. Rim Banna/ The Absent One/ Revelation Of Ecstasy And Rebellion/ Kirkelig Kulturverksted

12. Jadal/ Fe Nabd Ana Has/ El Makina/ Mahmoud Radaideh

13. Donia Masoud/ Garhy/ Mahatet Masr/ Donia Masoud

14. Emel Mathlouthi/ Kelmti Horra/ Rough Guide Arabic Revolution/ World Music Network

15. Dam/ Been Around The World/ Debke On The Moon/ Nudbok Al Amar/ Dam

16. May Matar/ Metlak Mesh 3ayzin/ Rough Guide Arabic Revolution/ World Music Network

17. Egyptian Project/ Ya Amar/ Ya Amar/ Six Degrees Records

18. Ramzi Aburedwan/ Rahil/ Rough Guide Arabic Revolution/ World Music Network

19. Omeima El Khalil/ Ouhibbouka Akthar/ Ya/ Forward Music

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