First broadcast date: 3 May 2017
Zipporah explores the local sounds and scenes of Middle Eastern cultural hot-spot, Tel Aviv, joined by the city’s finest artists, collectives, diggers and labels. The four hour broadcast will be hosted at Teder.fm, Tel Aviv’s premier radio station.
Photography Fima Shlick.
Zipporah with special guest Ziv (live)
Rejoicer (Raw Tapes)
Red Axes (Garzen Records)
TAMVIN with Lava Dome & Expensive Brother and special guest Swissa (live)
Editor and Head of Film at Stamp the Wax, Mia Zur-Szpiro is a music lover and film-maker hailing from London who made Tel Aviv her home, whilst discovering the sound and scenes of the Middle East. Mia uses music and documentary film to cross borders and start conversations. Mia will be joined by Tel Aviv’s future RnB queen, Ziv.
Yuvi Hakin has been perfecting the craft of beat-making for over a decade and is the founder of Raw Tapes, the label and collective home to the finest local beats, jazz and hip hop, epitomising the city’s laid-back vibe. Rejoicer is one third of the experimental-soul outfit, Buttering Trio.
Dori Sadovnik and Niv Arzi started out in the post-punk bad Red Cotton. Today their love of punk and rock is still prominent in their productions as Red Axes, with the duo leading Tel Aviv’s burgeoning scene of new-wave electronic, giving the sound a home on their own Garzen Records label.
New kids on the block TAMVIN, the collective responsible for Tel Aviv’s freshest club sounds, fuse music from around the world with their own heritage making Middle Eastern trap and putting out bass-heavy productions guaranteed to slay dance floors. Representing will be Lava Dome and Expensive Brother joined by fellow member and rapper, Swissa.
Teder is the home of Tel Aviv’s underground music scene. The radio station broadcasts every evening, hosting local talents and international DJs who come to play at Tel Aviv’s renowned clubs. Teder is also home to regular live shows and events, everything from the Turkish chamber orchestra to local hip hop MCs.