DIY Tel Aviv’s weekly event listings 26-7-1/8/15


Get ready for a very busy week with lots of cool stuff happening all over town. Music, art, food and even a festival about sexuality and gender. It’s all here.



Our Vinyl Weighs a Ton screening @ Kuli Alma from 19:00. Free – a documentary about Stones Throw Records, with a Q&A session with the film’s director. Here’s some blurb:

The film weaves together rare concert footage, never-before-seen archival material, inner-circle home video and photographs and in-depth interviews with the artists who put Stones Throw Records on the map. Our Vinyl Weighs A Ton gives an exclusive look into the label’s left-of-center artists, history, culture, and global following.

The film features exclusive interviews with Kanye West, Snoop Dogg, Madlib, Common, Questlove, Talib Kweli, Mike D (The Beastie Boys), Tyler the Creator, and many more.

DOORS: 19:00
MOVIE: 20:00


Blues & Booz @ Pasaz from 21:00. Free – A weekly night that starts with a local blues / rock gig and ends with an open jam. If you want to jam, sign up by 00:30.



Who wants a ride on a camel? @ Anna Loulou from 21:00. 10NIS – Some sort of weird performance art with live music, dance, some poetry and all kinds of weird shit. Party after.



Deep Roots @ Shapira Cafe from 18:00 – Dub, roots and related styles played at this fun outdoor cafe. Great food and company. Free, child and dog friendly.


Part time penguins live @ Rothschild 12 from 22:30. Free –

Indie rock gig.

This is what they sound like.



Jittertalks @ Saloona from 20:30 –

A swing / lindy dance event with a talk and film screening about the style’s history, followed by a dance party. 25NIS for the lot. No need to bring a partner.

20:30 – 22:00 – film and lecture

22:00 -00:00 – party.


Echo & Tito Vs Malox @ Levontin 7 from 21:00 –

Hear stuff from both bands’ new albums. Tickets 39NIS from here.

Listen to Echo & Tito 

Listen to Malox



Kingston Market @ Casino San Remo from 19:00 – Jamaican takeover at the bar / cafe with special Jamaican street food (veggie options available) and appropriate music to match. No cover charge.


Erotic Art show @ Pachot meElef Gallery from 19:30 – A group show by both established and up and coming local artists to celebrate Tu beAv (The Jewish love holiday). Free entry (no pun intended).


CensurA @ Meshuna gallery from 20:00 – Group show about censorship, looking at what would be acceptable subject material by the establishment. Should be somewhat ironic. Free.


Black Sachbak Vs Kung Fury @ Koro from 21:00 – One 80s true-metal band, one awesome 80s-style sci fi comedy. The perfect night out for metalheads, punks and stoners. 30NIS on the door.


Midnight Peacocks and friends live @ Levontin 7 from 21:30 – Israel’s kings of theatrical “circus-core” live shows are celebrating 9 years on stage with a very special line up of famous guests (Shy Nobleman, Avi Adaki, Maya Dunitz and more). 40NIS on the door.


Sex with your friends @ Tahat from 22:00 –

A night of strange, performance-heavy live music and DJs playing sexy party music, to celebrate Tu beAv (Jewish loooooove holiday). Come sexy. Come early. 10NIS before 23:00, 20NIS till 00:00, 30NIS after.





Borderline Festival 2 @ Ozen Bar from 14:00 –

shamelessly lifted from the blurb:

Throughout Ozen Bar, in all rooms, stages and in the movie theater you will see art that you’ve never seen, fetish exhibitions, drag theater, queer and feminist porn, stand-up with no sensors, shame or borders.

On the main stage will be a performance by A-WA. The band is three Yemenite sisters who bring the cultural groove to a modern stage. This show will take place at 21:00.

Miri Davidovich photography exhibition. She is known for her combination of classic tradition with a modern twist. Her work has been presented in the Israel Museum in Jerusalem and in the Tel Aviv Museum.

“Fetish” Exibition:
Photography and production- Borderline Team.

This Exhibition provides and open space to question the “taboo”

All the participants are local personalities.

At the movie theater, there will be video art in the themes of sexuality and gender, movies and home-made feminist porn = sex movies shot by a couple that film themselves as a hobby and will allow the viewer to see deeper than the nude.

Noa Bentor
Only a week and a half after releasing her third album, “Love & Darkness, Noa will perform.

-A Censored video from last year

The festival will wrapped up late night with a performance by Red Axes and Narkis Hanna Tepler.

Link to early tickets in an early sale:



Contact Improvisation @ Bikurei Haitim from 13:00 –

A whole day of contact improvisation with a variety of top local teachers.

160NISAll day
80NIS After 16:30
Just Jam 40NIS

Teacher s schedule :