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Radio Concrete is a monthly experimental radio show, broadcasted at Resonance Extra (UK), Halas AM (ISR) and Radio Papesse (ITA). It's focus is on sounds which people are exposed to on a daily basis in a spontaneous and unplanned manner; from the immediate surroundings, the street and the radio. Fresh raw materials including field recordings of our everyday routine, samples from tv & radio, news editions and advertisements are all gathered on a regular basis and then mixed together with live sources (FM and AM stations and other live online streaming sources) and objects (such as amplified/hacked toys). Hagai is a sound artist, composer and musician and a founder member of the electronic band Rendezvous

Radio Concrete is a monthly experimental radio show, broadcasted at Resonance Extra (UK), Halas AM (ISR) and Radio Papesse (ITA). It's focus is on sounds which people are exposed to on a daily basis in a spontaneous and unplanned manner; from the immediate surroundings, the street and the radio. Fresh raw materials including field recordings of our everyday routine, samples from tv & radio, news editions and advertisements are all gathered on a regular basis and then mixed together with live sources (FM and AM stations and other live online streaming sources) and objects (such as amplified/hacked toys). Hagai is a sound artist, composer and musician and a founder member of the electronic band Rendezvous

Location:

Israel

Description:

Radio Concrete is a monthly experimental radio show, broadcasted at Resonance Extra (UK), Halas AM (ISR) and Radio Papesse (ITA). It's focus is on sounds which people are exposed to on a daily basis in a spontaneous and unplanned manner; from the immediate surroundings, the street and the radio. Fresh raw materials including field recordings of our everyday routine, samples from tv & radio, news editions and advertisements are all gathered on a regular basis and then mixed together with live sources (FM and AM stations and other live online streaming sources) and objects (such as amplified/hacked toys). Hagai is a sound artist, composer and musician and a founder member of the electronic band Rendezvous

Language:

English

Contact:

972544904349


Episodes

Hagai Izenberg - Radio Concrete #27 (as broadcasted on Resonance Extra on 14/10/2020)

10/18/2020
Sound artist Hagai Izenberg is using here an eclectic mixture of recordings starting with a weather report narration by David Lynch , moving into my recording of Steve Reich's "Electric Counterpoint" (taken from the album 33 RPM) and then followed by the sound files listed below. All together resulting a cinematic radio spectacle where "ready made" audio materials are being recontextualised as they detach from their origin. — Materials used in order of appearance: Weather Report by David...

Duration:00:28:59

Radio Concrete #26

9/10/2020
4 pieces, some are extracts due to the length of the show (broadcasted on September 9th 2020 on Resonance Extra): -- 37 by Svetlana Maraš (Serbia) Presque rien N°4 by Luc Ferrari (France) Piano Aquieu by Stars of the lid (Texas, US) Tel Aviv Flora & Fauna by Tom Soloveitzik (Israel) -

Duration:00:28:59

Radio Concrete #25 - Featuring Martin Lau

8/18/2020
This month features sounds by Martin Lau - a UK based sound and vistual artist and myself. Martin's sound work involves the creation of improvised noise/soundscapes, often using both electronics and his classical training in flute. He perform in the audio/visual project on&off and by himself, also live scoring silent movies and other public domain visual material. More sounds on this episode: “China says pneumonia outbreak due” “Preventing the Spread of Disease 1940” “The Cask of Amontillado...

Duration:00:28:59

Radio Concrete #24 - Mixed Clouds

6/16/2020
Mixture of pieces and extracts from F.Ampiam, Dylan Nyoukis, François Bayle, Adaya Godlevsky and an interview with Donald Trump when he was 33 years old. 00:00 - 33 years old Donald Trump + Fae Ma Bit Tae Ur Bit #47 + Loops 06:04 - Strong acid button (F Ampism) 12:48 - Tremblement de terre très doux (François Bayle) 19:02 - Lonely eye / part 3 (Adaya Godlevsky) 22:38 - Flatten the curve (Dylan Nyoukis) 24:36 - Not to see eyes / part 2 (Adaya Godlevsky) 28:00 - Donald Trump + Flatten the...

Duration:00:28:59

Radio Concrete #24 - Wednesday 10th June 2020

6/11/2020
Mixture of pieces and extracts from F.Ampism, Dylan Nyoukis, François Bayle, Adaya Godlevsky and an interview with Donald Trump when he was 33 years old. 00:00 - 33 years old Donald Trump + Fae Ma Bit Tae Ur Bit #47 + Loops 06:04 - Strong acid button (F Ampism) 12:48 - Tremblement de terre très doux (François Bayle) 19:02 - Lonely eye / part 3 (Adaya Godlevsky) 22:38 - Flatten the curve (Dylan Nyoukis) 24:36 - Not to see eyes / part 2 (Adaya Godlevsky) 28:00 - Donald Trump + Flatten the...

Duration:00:28:59

Radio Concrete #23 - featuring Ori Shechter

5/17/2020
This episode is made of 3 pieces I’ve recorded together with Ori Shechter during the last year. Schechter - a Tel aviv based poet and musician makes use of his voice and his own built processing effects on it, together with audio signal generators and other objects. In addition - I’m playing with live radio, synthesizers, feedbacks and amplified toys. More info about Radio Concrete at: https://www.facebook.com/radioconcrete/ https://www.hagaizenberg.com/

Duration:00:28:48

Radio Concrete #22 - Featuring Yiftah Kadan

3/16/2020
This month features an experimental live set recorded with Yiftah Kadan on Schocken studio. Kadan is an Israeli guitarist, sound artist and composer who plays experimental music, jazz and free improvisation. Other sources used in this recording include an amplified old clock, recordings of bees, a vinyl called Israel’s Quest for Peace and samples from Greta Gerwig speeches. -- More info about Radio Concrete at: https://www.facebook.com/radioconcrete/ https://www.hagaizenberg.com/

Duration:00:28:59

Radio Concrete #20

12/31/2019
Composed out of recording sessions with Tamir Lichtenberg, this episodes makes use of field recordings and eclectic sounds found during my last visit in Amsterdam playing at De Tanker and De Ruimte with Oooh Festival. Noticeable sounds include an old music box (00:00) played by hand, some kind saying you say in the morning in a waldorf school in Netherland (14:00 by Otta), traffic lights mixture (18:00) and more. Radio Concrete by Hagai Izenberg is a monthly experimental radio show on...

Duration:00:29:59

Radio Concrete #19

10/11/2019
A mixture of mixtures of live playing & sampling from youtube, spotify and soundcloud. Noticeable extracts include Laurie Spiegel, Nasa Soundcloud and news editions. Radio Concrete by Hagai Izenberg is a monthly experimental radio show on Resonance Extra (UK) who works with live mixing and processing of every day sounds including field recordings together with radio broadcasting, objects and live streaming from various sources. https://www.facebook.com/radioconcrete/...

Duration:00:29:59

Radio Concrete 18 - Oooh Festival

9/12/2019
This episode is composed out of sounds captured on Bustan Ibleo in Ragusa Sicily, during Oooh Festival 2019. It is based on performances, sounds of the water, hydroponics recordings and other everyday sounds captured and manipulated during our stay. Special thanks for recordings by Dario Chillemi and Radio Colomba, Norbert R. Stammberger and Tarik Haskić. The sounds and music used were made (or inspired) by participants of Oooh Festival 2019 whose complete list can be found here:...

Duration:00:29:59

Radio Concrete #17 - Sound in the Stereo

8/16/2019
This episode is a special 1 hour mix I did for Ouidire. It is based on my favorite everyday sounds, field recordings, sampling of live am/fm radio broadcasts, tv and cinema soundtracks and other online and streaming sources. 00:00:00 Intro - Featuring Tom Mercein, Ping Pong, Heels & Birds, Arrival (2016) And CNN 00:03:00 Colin Stetson - Like Wolves On The Fold 00:05:10 BBC Sounds - #1 (Vinyl), Amsterdam Train, Sound In The Round (Vinyl) 00:07:15 Yellow Vests - Acte 10 00:09:05 Edith Steyer -...

Duration:00:59:59

Radio Concrete #16 featuring Yuval Shenhar

6/24/2019
This month’s episode features a live set recorded with Yuval Shenhar and myself. Yuval Shenhar is a guitarist, composer and producer, member of the duo JOOVE, currently dealing with slowness, suspension and stagnation of sounds. Radio Concrete by Hagai Izenberg is a monthly experimental radio show on Resonance Extra (UK) which deals with live mixing and processing of field recordings together with radio broadcasting, amplified objects and live instruments....

Duration:00:28:59

Radio Concrete #15 feat. Eric Bauer, Samuel Hall and Illi Adato

5/19/2019
Radio Concrete #15 features a live set recorded earlier this year in Berlin with Eric Bauer and Samuel Hall and myself. Eric Bauer is working with electronics and other objects. Since 2014 the majority of sound is generated via basic synthesizer modules and extended techniques. Samuel Hall is an Australian born, European based Improvising Percussionist. Other materials used include a new track by Stefano Lazzari (ITA), made with 24 ping pong balls on the piano strings, then manipulated with...

Duration:00:29:59

Radio Concrete #14

4/19/2019
Radio Concrete #14 works with extracts and edits from field recordings, experimental music and sound tracks from movies & tv. It starts with an edit to the famous Daisy ad - a controversial political advertisement aired on television during the 1964 United States presidential election by incumbent president Lyndon B. Johnson's campaign and takes it from there to the upcoming elections in Israel. Other noticeable extracts include Alvin Curran, Asmus Tietchens, Tony Schwartz (life of a dog),...

Duration:00:28:59

Radio Concrete #13

3/15/2019
This episode is a mixture of field recordings, pieces from concerts who took place in Israel and finally almost two complete tracks: La Vierge et l'enfant by Olivier Messiaen played by Ferdinand Klinka (starts around 7:30) and Patchwork by Laurie Spiegel (21:45). Recordings used from experimental music festival at Makhtesh Ramon (played by Yael Barolsky, Maaya Tzdaka and myself) and No-Instruments festival who took place in the Zimmer (together with Ori Schechter) among other random radio...

Duration:00:28:59

Radio Concrete #12 featuring Oooh Festival

2/21/2019
Radio Concrete #12 works with extracts and edits from field recordings, experimental music and sound tracks from movies & tv. This episode specifically makes use of music created by participants of Oooh festival who took place in Ragusa, Sicily this summer, using music sent by Edith Steyer, Norbert R. Stammberger, Eric Schauer and Dario Chillemi. Other noticeable extracts include Lento by Colin Stetson, BBC 60 seconds (new piece of mine), whiplash (movie), 4 rooms (movie), Chicago police...

Duration:00:28:59

Radio Concrete #10

1/15/2019
This month: Radio Concrete #10 features live radio mixing from various FM and AM radio’s, field recordings and tape manipulation. Radio Concrete by Hagai Izenberg is a monthly experimental radio show which deals with live mixing and processing of field recordings together with radio broadcasting, objects and live streaming from various sources. https://www.facebook.com/radioconcrete/ http://www.hagaizenberg.com

Duration:00:28:59

Radio Concrete #9 featuring Shaul Kohn

12/15/2018
This month: Radio Concrete #9 features Shaul Kohan. Shaul Kohan is a Guitarist & Composer who deals with both improvised and written music. The meeting point of his different works is the strive for consistency and the reduction of an idea to it's core. Shaul Kohan – Guitar, Objects, Cymbals. Hagai Izenberg – Field Recordings, Objects, Police Scanner Radio Concrete by Hagai Izenberg is a monthly experimental radio show which deals with live mixing and processing of field recordings together...

Duration:00:28:59

Radio Concrete #8 featuring Asaf Setty (multitrack tape)

11/16/2018
This month: Radio Concrete episode 8 features Asaf Setty on Multitrack tape. Asaf is a sound artist who uses tape as a medium. He collects, records, manipulates and play will all kinds of sounds and instruments including piano, cello, clarinet, drums, vinyls and archive recordings, all of which are mixed together – live. Asaf Setty – Multitrack Tape & Mixer Hagai Izenberg – Live Sampling, Radio & Toys Check us out monthly on: Resonance Extra (UK), Halas.am (ISR) and Radio Papesse (ITA) Radio...

Duration:00:28:59

Radio Concrete #7 featuring Yoni Niv and Tom Soloveitzik

9/30/2018
This session of Radio Concrete features Yoni Niv and Tom Soloveitzik. Radio concrete is an ongoing experimental project which deals with live mixing and processing of field recordings together with radio broadcasting and concrete sounds. This session starts with a new piece called ‘spin’ recorded live. It’s a composition based on two dreidels (red one and yellow one), each of them having a different resonating pitch when thrown inside identical bowls of soups. They initial idea can be found...

Duration:00:29:59