9:00am – 10:00am
Alejandro Cohen w/guest The Apples – Tradition & Transition: Voices of a New Israel, episode 4
Tradition and Transition is a six part radio program series exploring the voices of a new Israel. In each episode, your host, Alejandro Cohen and co-host Chris Kissel will explore the creative process, and the path of Israeli artists in discovering and finding their identity in a nation that is young yet holds ancient traditions as part of its heritage.
On episode four, we focus on the band The Apples. Starting in the year 2002 and continuing until now, The Apples have blazed a trail in Tel Aviv, mixing Israeli music samples with James Brown-style funk. We talked to one of the band’s leaders, Uri Wertheim — who also DJs and produces under the Mixmonster moniker — about the group’s origins, their unique place in the Tel Aviv scene, and about the necessity of connecting with his Israeli roots in finding his creative voice.
Tune in daily starting December 14th through December 19 from 9am to 9.30am to catch each episode live on dublab.com or find it on demand in the dublab archives. where additional materials can be found.
Tradition and Transition is made possible by a grant from Asylum Arts, supporting contemporary Jewish culture on an international scale. Presented via Los Angeles radio station DUBLAB. Theme music by Cohenbeats, artwork by Pilpeled, sound editing by Bennett Shaeffer, and web programming by Brennan Mackay.
10:00am – 12:00pm
Rene Contreras w/guest Hanni El Khatib – Oh No It's Monday!
Oh No It’s Monday focuses on up and coming music coming from different areas of the world. The show also brings attention on what bands to watch that happen to live in our own backyard in Los Angeles. Sometimes they have special guest musicians whom are on tour and happen to be in town. Monday’s don’t have to be terrible tune in grab a morning drink and discover new music from around the world and from your own backyard.
This week Rene will be joined by Hanni El Khatib for a special DJ mix. Tune in.
12:00pm – 2:00pm
Lucky Dragons – Situations
“Situations” broadcasts on the third Monday of each month. Organized by Luke Fischbeck and Sarah Rara (Lucky Dragons / Sumi Ink Club), with sometimes guests and collaborators, often from remote and specific locations. “Situations” is our way of listening to the news of the day, music from our surroundings at this moment, a set of circumstances that we either make or find.
Luke Fischbeck and Sarah Rara are Los Angeles-based artists collaborating as “Lucky Dragons“, a band that has been active since 2000. They are known for their participatory approach to making music, radically inclusive live shows, and playful, humanistic use of digital tools. Listen to “Situations” live the third Wednesday of every month from 2 PM – 4 PM on dublab.com.
- 2:00pm – 4:00pm Victoria O' Hanlon – Monthly dublab Show
4:00pm – 6:00pm
Seano w/guest De Lux – The Treehouse
Paving his way in the music scene since ’06, Seano began as an assistant teacher at the Scratch DJ Academy in Los Angeles, where he fell under the tutelage of the late DJ Hideo. Sean has distinguished himself from other DJ’s, specializing in genres from World, Soul, Electronica, Reggae, Disco and Hip Hop. Currently, Sean produces and hosts his own weekly radio show, Soundwaves Radio on 90.7FM KPFK every Saturday morning from 2-4am where he has welcomed and interviewed guests, like J.Rocc of the World Famous Beat Junkies, Mark De Clive-Lowe and Shuggie Otis.
This episode will feature special guest De Lux from Innovative Leisure
6:00pm – 8:00pm
Jake Jenkins – Friendly Futures Radio
Monday evenings, Friendly Futures Radio floats and fills the dublab skies with Los Angeles musical enthusiasm with particular hip-hop diligence, new age headiness and certainly Silky sentimentality. Cornering and covering all of the communities within the community, future roots on full. All in transcribing details within the history. We love the history!
8:00pm – 10:00pm
Monalisa – Paths Of Rhythm
Since beginning her career as a DJ and selector, Monalisa has gained respect and support from key influencers in the music & DJ industry, namely Pete Rock, Peanut Butter Wolf, DāM-FunK, Garth Trinidad, and the World Famous Beat Junkies. She’s done sets for favorable crowds at well known Los Angeles-based events such as Firecracker, Boombox, Rootdown, Kiss N Grind, Thanksgivends, Funkmosphere, Strictly Social, Wonder-Full, SoulSlam, The Do-Over, Afrofunke, Blazing 45s, Paid Dues, and Motown On Mondays. Monalisa is a member of LA’s own Umoja HiFi Soundsystem and KPL All-Stars, as well as Spinderella’s Backspin DJ Crew. She can usually be found working behind the scenes at Amoeba Music in Hollywood, digging for classics and discovering new music. Her key DJ influences include Larry Levan, Jaycee (ATL), The Beat Junkies, The Pirate DJs (SF), Rich Medina, Sake One and Spinna.
10:00pm – 11:59pm
Maria Minerva w/guests Anna Rankin and Sean Fabi – Estonian Air
Monthly excuse to play my favorite music and interview my favorite people.