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Author: Arman Naféei

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Are We On Air ? is a weekly interview series by Arman Naféei exploring the life’s soundtrack of global cultural figures and personalities within the fields of music, film, art, fashion, life and culture.

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A NIGHT AT THE OPERA! WHAT A PLEASURE IT WAS TO LISTEN TO THIS BEAUTIFUL ARTIST @elina.garanca 🌹 IN PREPARATION FOR THE AIDA PREMIEEER @staatsoperberlin ON OCT 3rdAXx Ep 91 // ELĪNA GARANČA https://linktr.ee/areweonair⁠⁠⁠⁠ https://areweonair.com/elina-garanca ⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠https://www.instagram.com/areweonair/⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠ ⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠https://www.instagram.com/armannafeei/⁠⁠⁠
Braxe & Falcon's Playlist Ep 107 // BRAXE & FALCON ⁠linktr.ee/areweonair/⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠ ⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠areweonair.com/⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠
THIS WEEK’S GUEST IS THE DJ, PRODUCER AND ONE OF THE MAIN FACES BEHIND KOMPAKT RECORDS - MICHAEL MAYER! 0:00-Arman's Intro3:13-Welcome to Are We On Air?5:03-What's Your Earliest Significant Musical Memory That Shaped You as an Artist?7:34-How Would You Describe Yourself In 3 Songs?21:10-How Does One Stay Relevant After All These Years?23:02-Working With Superpitcher25:14-What's Your Go-To Falling In Love Or Heartbreak Song?27:53-What's The Sexiest Song?31:11-Michael & Armand Record Digging Michael Mayer's Playlist Ep 106 // MICHAEL MAYER ⁠linktr.ee/areweonair/⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠ ⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠areweonair.com/⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠
Ep 105 // ACYDE

Ep 105 // ACYDE

2024-05-1947:24

THIS WEEK'S GUEST IS THE MAN ABOUT TOWN, THE DJ AND MUSIC CONNOISSEUR, ACYDE 🥁 Acyde's Playlist⁠ Ep 105 // ACYDE ⁠linktr.ee/areweonair/⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠ ⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠areweonair.com/⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠
TEASER Ep 105 // ACYDE

TEASER Ep 105 // ACYDE

2024-05-0803:30

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Ep 104 // HABIBI FUNK

Ep 104 // HABIBI FUNK

2024-05-0254:19

YALLA HABIBI! NEW EPISODE OUT NOW WITH JANNIS STÜRTZ AKA HABIBI FUNK Habibi Funk's Playlist Ep 104 // HABIBI FUNK ⁠linktr.ee/areweonair/⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠ ⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠areweonair.com/⁠⁠
Ep 103 // CHROMEO

Ep 103 // CHROMEO

2024-04-1837:49

LIVE FROM OUR KIOSK-🪩-THÈQUE, NEXT UP WE HAVE THE FUNK LORDS, OUR DEAR FRIENDS CHROMEO 🥁 0:00-Arman's Intro2:18-Welcome to Are We On Air ?4:11-"We Were Going To Juxtapose Anti-Heroic Lyrics On Top Of Referential Funk Music"6:41-What's Your Earliest Significant Musical Memory That Shaped You as an Artist?9:47-"I Don't Really Believe In Retro: It's Always The Dialogue Between Two Eras"11:00-How Would You Describe Yourself In 3 Songs?11:59-"Between The 808 And The LM-1, You Have Most Of 80s Rhythm Arrangements"16:51-Meeting Your Heroes19:29-Opening For The Beastie Boys20:21-The Mixture Between Seriousness And Humour21:34-Meeting Jamiroquai24:46-P-Thugg's Favourite Arab Track26:02-What Inspired Their New Record, 'Adult Contemporary'28:25-What's Your Go-To Falling In Love Or Heartbreak Song?30:36-How 'Fancy Footwork' Came To Be31:27-When A Remix Takes The Original To Another Level33:48-What's The Sexiest Song?35:18-If Your Life Would Be A Movie, What Song Would Play In The End Credits? Chromeo's Playlist Ep 103 // CHROMEO linktr.ee/areweonair/⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠ ⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠areweonair.com/⁠⁠
Ep 102 // ELSA HOSK

Ep 102 // ELSA HOSK

2024-04-0339:54

HEJ! THIS WEEK’S GUEST IS NONE OTHER THAN MY DEAR FRIEND THE SUPERMODEL AND DESIGNER ELSA HOSK 🔥 0:00-Arman's Intro 3:23-Welcome to Are We On Air ? 5:16-On Sourcing Vintage Objects 7:12-Elsa's Love For Interior Design 9:59-On Owning a Richard Neutra House 11:29-What's your earliest significant musical memory? 14:11-Elsa On Helsa 20:37-What Song Defines Helsa? 25:32-Elsa's Favourite Architects & Interior Designers 26:22-Modelling Career 34:18-What's your go-to falling in love or heartbreak song? Elsa Hosk's Music Playlist Ep 102 // ELSA HOSK linktr.ee/areweonair/⁠⁠⁠⁠ ⁠⁠⁠⁠areweonair.com/⁠⁠
FROM THE DINNER TABLE STRAIGHT TO YOUR EARS THIS WEEK’S GUESTS ARE NONE OTHER THAN NEW YORK’S FINEST CULINARY ARTISTS: GHETTO GASTRO 💥 0:00-'For Us, It's About Putting The Medicine In The Kool-Aid' 0:50-Arman's Intro 2:25-Welcome to Are We On Air? 3:35-What's your earliest significant musical memory that shaped you as an artist? 4:21-'Music Can Be Used As Therapy' 8:34-What Song Defines Ghetto Gastro? 10:40-'Let Flavour And Food Be The Vehicle To Tell Our Stories' 11:40-'The Dinner Table Is The First Social Media Platform' 20:30-'You Need To Meditate On A Vision And A Feeling' 32:45-What's your go-to falling in love or heartbreak song? 39:45-What's the sexiest song? 44:46-What Are The Next Steps For Ghetto Gastro? 53:00-If your life would be a movie, what song would play in the end credits? Ghetto Gastro's Music Playlist Ep 101 // GHETTO GASTRO linktr.ee/areweonair/⁠⁠⁠ ⁠⁠⁠areweonair.com/⁠⁠
100th EPISODE WITH NONE OTHER THAN SIR PAUL SMITH! 00:00-How Did You Do It? 00:45-Arman's Intro 05:45-Creating Something Cohesive Out Of The Madness 06:54-Paul's Bike Collection 08:50-Earliest Significant Musical Memory 11:55-'You need to Nudge, not completely Push, in new Directions' 18:25-How Would You Describe Yourself In 3 Songs? 19:13-'I'm a Lateral Thinker' 23:29-Paul's Start in the Clothing Business 26:20-Curating 'Picasso Celebration: The Collection In A New Light!' 32:50-'Classic With A Twist' 37:35-Collaborating w/ The Rolling Stones 44:30-The Mod's 54:20-If your life would be a movie, what song would play in the end credits? 55:20-B-Roll Sir Paul's Music Playlist Ep 100 // SIR PAUL SMITH linktr.ee/areweonair/⁠⁠ ⁠⁠areweonair.com/⁠⁠
BONJOUR MES AMIS! I FIRST MET ETRAN DE L'AÏR THROUGH THE FANTASTIC COMPILATION THAT @sahelsounds RELEASED - "MUSIC FROM SAHARAN WHATSAPP" -, SO I COULDN'T RESIST INTERVIEWING THE GUYS UPON THEIR SHOW AT L.A. VENUE @zebulonla WE TALKED ABOUT HOW THEY GOT THEIR START PLAYING MUSIC AT TRADITIONAL WEDDINGS, WHAT'S IT LIKE TO PLAY 4-HOUR-LONG SETS, AND OFC, WHAT THEIR FAV LOVE SONGS ARE! I PERSONALLY LOVE THE 'DESERT BLUES': IT TRANSPORTS ME TO A WORLD OF HYPNOTIC RIFFS AND OTHERWORLDLY RHYTHMS 🎸 ANYONE WANT TO JOIN ME TO A TRIP TO AGADEZ? A xx ETRAN'S PLAYLIST https://open.spotify.com/playlist/76DhSaRGJIbEpx9L1ljQRx?si=398ce8e8131040df Ep 99 // ETRAN DE L'AÏR https://linktr.ee/areweonair/ https://areweonair.com/ ⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠https://www.instagram.com/areweonair/?hl=en ⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠https://www.instagram.com/armannafeei/?hl=en
BUONGIORNO AND GRÜEZI BEAUTIFUL PEOPLE! WE’RE STREAMING LIVE AND DIRECT FROM OUR WINTER RESIDENCE AT THE @kulmhotel IN THE BEAUTIFUL SWISS ALPS TO YOUR EARS. KICKING IT OFF WITH THIS WEEKS GUEST; THE ARTIST AND DESIGNER LUKE EDWARD HALL. AN OLD FRIEND OF THE SHOW THAT SOME OF YOU MIGHT REMEMBER FROM THOSE BEAUTIFUL GUEST PORTRAITS OF SEASON 1! WE CAUGHT UP OVER A COUPLE OF PISCO SOURS AT THE NEWLY DESIGNED PERUVIAN RESTAURANT @amaru.kulm, TO ADMIRE AND DISSECT LUKE’S LATEST DESIGN FEAT. WE COVERED EVERYTHING FROM HIS LIFE’S SOUNDTRACK TO HIS @financialtimes COLUMN TO HIS TECHNIQUE WHEN IT COMES TO DESIGNING A HOTEL, RESTAURANT OR A BLANK CANVAS. GET YOUR PENS AND PAPERS READY AS LUKE CURATED A LOVELY PLAYLIST AND A LONG LIST OF HIS FAVORITE RESTAURANTS, JUST FOR YOU. MUCH LOVE AND PLENTY OF PEACE TO ALL OF YOU 💛✌🏽 HAPPY HOLIDAYS A xx LUKE'S PLAYLIST https://open.spotify.com/playlist/69mWkGnTlpim5WQuJxyAki?si=3aa288b26a374014 Ep 98 // LUKE EDWARD HALL https://linktr.ee/areweonair/ https://areweonair.com/ ⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠https://www.instagram.com/areweonair/?hl=en ⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠https://www.instagram.com/armannafeei/?hl=en
Ep 97 // DOUG AITKEN

Ep 97 // DOUG AITKEN

2023-12-1148:52

DOUG'S PLAYLIST https://open.spotify.com/playlist/5pkamJIB9TrWhM47mWzduh?si=7b16f78cceb84469 Ep 97 // DOUG AITKEN https://linktr.ee/areweonair/ https://areweonair.com/ ⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠https://www.instagram.com/areweonair/?hl=en ⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠https://www.instagram.com/armannafeei/?hl=en
Ep 96 // RUTH RADELET

Ep 96 // RUTH RADELET

2023-11-2252:29

HELLO MY FRIENDS!LAST YEAR I GOT TOGETHER WITH MY FRIEND RUTH RADELET FOR A LITTLE TÊTE-À-TÊTE OVER SOME VINO TO TALK ALL THINGS MUSIC 🍷🌇 @ruthradeletWE TALKED ABOUT HER NEW BUDDING SOLO CAREER, WHAT WAS IT LIKE TO PERFORM AT THAT INFAMOUS CHANEL SS 13' SHOW WITH THE CHROMATICS, THE LAUREL CANYON MUSIC SCENE, RECEIVING MIXTAPES FROM HER HIGH SCHOOL CRUSH AND SO SO SO MUCH MORE!A xx RUTH'S PLAYLIST https://open.spotify.com/playlist/1wzej1ADgzUmDv8J36AwaK?si=0f4e9493cb2649d2 Ep 96 // RUTH RADELET https://linktr.ee/areweonair/ https://areweonair.com/⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠ https://www.instagram.com/areweonair/?hl=en⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠ https://www.instagram.com/armannafeei/?hl=en
Ep 95 // THE BLAZE

Ep 95 // THE BLAZE

2023-11-1537:44

BONJOUR MES AMIS! THE BLAZE AND I GOT TOGETHER IN L.A. AFTER THEIR COACHELLA PERFORMANCE FOR A LITTLE RENDEZ-VOUS. THE CHAMPAGNE WAS FLOWING, THE CIGARETTES WERE BURNING IN FULL FRENCH FASHION BUT MOST IMPORTANTLY WE GOT TO CONVERSE! ABOUT THEIR LIFES SOUNDTRACK, THEIR FANTASTIC MUSIC VIDEOS, THE IMPORTANCE OF IMAGERY WHEN PRODUCING THEIR MUSIC AND THEIR LP ‘JUNGLE’🥂 A Xx THE BLAZE'S PLAYLIST https://open.spotify.com/playlist/1WxnclL04dcUbMnQPsf9US?si=dbcd9be317aa47eb Ep 95 // THE BLAZE https://linktr.ee/areweonair/ https://areweonair.com/the-blaze ⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠https://www.instagram.com/areweonair/?hl=en ⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠https://www.instagram.com/armannafeei/?hl=en
Ep 94 // ALICJA KWADE

Ep 94 // ALICJA KWADE

2023-11-0851:24

VOYAGE VOYAGE! WHAT A PLEASURE IT WAS TO TRAVEL TO ALICJA’S STUDIO IN BERLIN 💛 WE TALKED ABOUT HER WORK, LATE NIGHTS AT KINGSIZE BAR, HER LABEL GRZEGORZKI RECORDS AND SO MUCH MORE 🎨⚡ Ep 94 // ALICJA KWADE A xx Ep 94 // ALICJA KWADE https://linktr.ee/areweonair⁠⁠⁠⁠ https://areweonair.com/alicja-kwade⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠ https://www.instagram.com/areweonair/ ⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠https://www.instagram.com/armannafeei/⁠⁠⁠
Ep 93 // ZANE LOWE

Ep 93 // ZANE LOWE

2023-10-2501:11:50

GREETINGS FROM APPLE HQ 🍏A good couple of months ago I sat down with the Grammy-nominated producer and radio host, formerly of BBC Radio 1, now Apple Music’s Global Creative Director and On-Air Host @zaneloweFrom @neilyoung to @barbrastreisand to @sade we covered it allllThanks for the tour!@applemusicAXx ZANE'S PLAYLIST https://open.spotify.com/playlist/26vA9tgQQxR3vKVtcjh1hC?si=0f7d70ba3ada45fd Ep 93 // ZANE LOWE https://linktr.ee/areweonair ⁠⁠⁠⁠https://areweonair.com/zane-lowe⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠ https://www.instagram.com/areweonair/⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠ ⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠https://www.instagram.com/armannafeei/⁠⁠⁠
Ep 92 // FIONA ZANETTI

Ep 92 // FIONA ZANETTI

2023-10-1801:01:18

HYPNOTIC TANGO! WHAT A PLEASURE IT WAS TO SIT DOWN WITH MY FAVORITE FASHIONISTA AND FRIEND FIONA @fionazanetti AT HER UBER CHIC PARISIAN APARTMENT. WE TALKED ABOUT HER SOUND, HER LOVE FOR TOKYO AND OUR INSANE BLOCK PARTIES BUT ALSO WHAT ITS LIKE BEING PART OF A GENERATION THAT BLURS THE LINES BETWEEN DIFFERENT CULTURES AND HOW SHE OVERCAME HER FEARS TO BECOME THE FANTASTIC DJ THAT SHE IS! FIONA'S PLAYLIST https://open.spotify.com/playlist/2qLZPfZrz9E04qoAgY8tKh?si=1c3ab3380bae4fe9 Ep 92 // FIONA ZANETTI https://linktr.ee/areweonair⁠⁠⁠⁠ https://areweonair.com/ ⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠https://www.instagram.com/areweonair/⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠ ⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠https://www.instagram.com/armannafeei/⁠⁠⁠
Ep 90 // IGOR LEVIT

Ep 90 // IGOR LEVIT

2023-09-2145:04

MAESTRO IGOR! NEW EPISODE WITH THE SUPERSTAR THAT IS @igorpianistLIVE FROM HIS LIVING ROOM TO YOUR EARS 🎶Watch it @youtube or listen to the interview and Igor’s playlist @spotifypodcasts @appleAXx Ep 90 // IGOR LEVIT ⁠https://linktr.ee/areweonair⁠⁠⁠ https://areweonair.com/igor-levit ⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠https://www.instagram.com/areweonair/⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠ ⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠https://www.instagram.com/armannafeei/⁠⁠⁠
Ep 89 // PONGO

Ep 89 // PONGO

2023-09-1346:00

BOOOM DIA! NEW EPISODE WITH THE POWERHOUSE THAT IS PONGO! @pongo_officialThe Queen of Kuduro took over our Block party in Paris back in June and you can hear all about it @spotifypodcasts @applemusic @mixcloud and @youtube (links in bio)Big MERCI to our friends @loulourestaurantsAXx Ep 89 // PONGO ⁠https://linktr.ee/areweonair⁠⁠ https://areweonair.com/pongo ⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠https://www.instagram.com/areweonair/⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠ ⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠https://www.instagram.com/armannafeei/⁠⁠⁠
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amin shafie

amazing 😇

Feb 10th
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Asma Asgharii

❤❤❤❤

Jul 6th
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Mehrdad Ranji

proud of you Goli , we enjoyed it . thanks and best wishes for both of you 💙

Jun 17th
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Mahshid Dodel

❤❤❤

May 27th
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Melika Nejati

OMG🥺

May 23rd
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