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"Border Blaster" is an original world music video series curated by renowned internet radio station Dublab. The 30-minute episodes are comprised solely of music videos from groundbreaking musicians from around the world. From Malian roots music to Norwegian electronica, from Mongolian hip-hop to Filipino indie rock, "Border Blaster" traces the transnational flows of music culture across every continent. Hosted by Dublab DJ Liz Warner, "Border Blaster" promises to expose viewers to the cross-fertilization of musical styles and genres defining contemporary music.
Co-produced by KCETLink Media Group and dublab, a non-profit, online radio station dedicated to the growth of music, arts and culture. Broadcasting from Los Angeles since 1999, dublab's mission is to share freeform radio transmissions with an international audience.
Cibo Matto, Los Blenders, MADEIRA, Clap! Clap!, Tagore, Janka Nabay & the Bubu Gang, Dustin Wong and Takako Minekawa.
Perera Elsewhere, Alex Anwandter, Inna de Yard, Ceci Bastida, A-WA, Ennanga Vision and Umoja.
The Parrots, Daymé Arocena, Nite Jewel, Raiza Biza, Sanfuentes and Chihei Hatakeyama.
Mitsume, Lali Puna, Magic Island, el tipo este, Konono No. 1, Juana Molina and Visible Cloaks
Songhoy Blues, Nadia Reid, Meridian Brothers, Yasmine Hamda, DJ Lag and Radian
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Season 5, Episode 4
"Synesthetics" features music videos from Japanese indie band Mitsume, German group Lali Puna, French artist Magic Island, Cuban rapper el tipo este, Congolese group Konono No. 1, Argentine singer Juana Molina, and US artist Visible Cloaks.
Mitsume - Akogare
Lali Puna - The Bucket
Magic Island - Like Water
El Tipo Este - Regla
Konono N°1 - Yambadi Mama
Juana Molina - In the Lassa
Visible Cloaks - Neume
Season 5, Episode 5
"Until Later" features music videos from Mali’s Songhoy Blues, New Zealand artist Nadia Reid, Colombia's Meridian Brothers, Lebanese artist Yasmine Hamda, South Africa's DJ Lag, and Austrian group Radian.
Songhoy Blues - Bamako
Nadia Reid - Richard
Meridian Brothers - ¿Dónde Estás María?
Yasmine Hamdan - La Ba'den
DJ Lag - Ice Drop
Radian - Scary Objects
Season 5, Episode 6
Rhythmic Rituals features music videos from L.A. violinist and vocalist Sudan Archives, Puerto Rico-based artist ÌFÉ, Mexico City sextet La ReDaDa, Swedish band Junip, visionary Brazilian musician Arto Lindsay and U.S.-based soul man Doug Hream Blunt.
Sudan Archives - Come Meh Way
ÌFÉ - House of Love (Ogbe Yekun)
La ReDaDa - Abrete Sesamo
Junip - Always
Arto Lindsay - Seu Pai
Doug Hream Blunt - Gentle Persuasion
Season 5, Episode 7
Open Scope features music videos from Norwegian/Brazilian singer Charlotte Dos Santos, Australian outsider artist Kirin J Callinan, Peruvian pop singer ANIA, L.A.-based musician Ariel Pink, Russian artist Anton Kubikov, and Japanese producer Sugai Ken.
Charlotte Dos Santos - Watching You
Kirin J Callinan - S.A.D.
ANIA - Danza Animal
Ariel Pink - Another Weekend
Anton Kubikov - North
Sugai Ken - Wochikaeri to Uzume
Season 5, Episode 8
Reframing features music videos from Australian group Liars, French band Aquaserge, New Zealand-by-way-of-Thailand artist Phum Viphurit, Tunisian group Ifriqiyya Electrique, L.A. musician Waju, English poet Kate Tempest, and Japanese polymath Cornelius.
Liars - Cred Woes
Aquaserge - Tour du Monde
Phum Viphurit - Long Gone
Ifriqiyya Electrique - Stombali
Waju - If U Wanna ft. Phantom Thrett
Kate Tempest - Tunnel Vision
Cornelius - In a Dream
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