Border Blaster

S6 E9 | FULL EPISODE

Misfits

"Misfits" features music videos from Indian indie rocker Alluri, Brazilian band Boogarins, Japanese group The fin, Canadian rock band Destroyer, Swedish singer Fatima, Tunisian producer Ammar 808, and Egyptian artist Nadah El- Shazly.

AIRED: November 03, 2018 | 0:26:36
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[GULLS SQUAWKING]

[RADIO STATIC]

[MAN SPEAKING SPANISH]

[MUSIC PLAYING]

[WOMAN SINGING, INDISTINCT]

ANNOUNCER: "BORDER BLASTER,"

SOULFUL MUSICAL AND VISUAL

TRAVELS ACROSS THE GLOBE.

IN THIS EPISODE,

INDIAN INDIE ROCKER ALLURI

COMMUNES WITH HOUSE CATS;

BRAZILIAN BAND BOOGARINS

EXPLORE THE MICRO AND THE MACRO

IN VIVID COLOR; JAPANESE GROUP

THE FIN FOLLOW A BEWILDERED MAN

THROUGH A STRANGE MOTEL; VETERAN

POP-ROCKER DESTROYER SALUTES

THE OUTSIDERS AND THE MISFITS;

SWEDISH SINGER FATIMA DUETS

WITH ONE OF LONDON'S MOST

ICONIC BUILDINGS; TUNISIAN

PRODUCER AMMAR 808 COMBINES

AN OLD FOLK TALE WITH SPARKLING

ABSTRACTION; AND EGYPTIAN ARTIST

NADAH EL-SHAZLY EMBARKS ON

A COLORFUL CUT-AND-PASTE

JOURNEY ON "BORDER BLASTER."

["ENDUKALA" BY ALLURI BEGINS]

[LYRICS SUNG IN TELUGU,

TRANSLATED INTO ENGLISH]

ALLURI: ♪ WHY ARE YOU

DOING THIS?

WHY ARE YOU DOING THIS?

WHY ARE YOU DOING THIS?

WHY ARE YOU

DOING THIS?

WHY THAT THOUGHT?

WHY THAT THOUGHT?

WHY THAT

THOUGHT?

WHY ARE YOU THINKING

LIKE THAT?

I HAVE WRITTEN YOU

A LETTER

I HAVE WRITTEN YOU A LETTER

I HAVE WRITTEN YOU A LETTER

I HAVE WRITTEN YOU

A LETTER

I HAVE TOLD YOU

A STORY

I HAVE TOLD YOU A STORY

I HAVE TOLD YOU A STORY

I HAVE TOLD YOU

A STORY

A FIGHT WITH YOU

ISN'T FOR ME

FRIENDSHIP WITH YOU

IS ALL I NEED

[LYRICS SUNG IN TELUGU,

TRANSLATED INTO ENGLISH]

HEARD ALL YOUR PROBLEMS

HEARD ALL

YOUR PROBLEMS

HEARD ALL YOUR PROBLEMS

HEARD ALL YOUR PROBLEMS

THE ELDERS

ARE LISTENING

THE ELDERS ARE LISTENING

THE ELDERS ARE LISTENING

LISTENING AND LAUGHING

A FIGHT WITH YOU

ISN'T FOR ME

FRIENDSHIP WITH YOU

IS ALL I NEED

A FIGHT WITH YOU

ISN'T FOR ME

FRIENDSHIP WITH YOU

IS ALL I NEED ♪

[LYRICS SUNG IN TELUGU,

TRANSLATED INTO ENGLISH]

A FIGHT WITH YOU

ISN'T FOR ME

FRIENDSHIP WITH YOU

IS ALL I NEED ♪

["CORREDOR POLONES" BY BOOGARINS

BEGINS]

[LYRICS SUNG IN PORTUGUESE,

TRANSLATED INTO ENGLISH]

BOOGARINS: ♪ POLISH CORRIDOR

IT'S STRAIGHT, IT'S CURVED

IT'S ALL ABOUT WHAT YOU'VE DONE

ALL PAIN

ALL AT ONCE

WAKE UP SCARED

IF YOU DO NOT WANT TO

WHY ARE YOU COMING?

[LYRICS SUNG IN PORTUGUESE,

TRANSLATED INTO ENGLISH]

POLISH CORRIDOR

IT'S STRAIGHT

IT'S CURVED.

IT'S ALL ABOUT WHAT YOU'VE DONE

ALL PAIN

ALL AT ONCE

WAKE UP SCARED

IF YOU DO NOT WANT TO

WHY ARE YOU COMING?

POLISH CORRIDOR

IT'S STRAIGHT

IT'S CURVED

IT'S ALL ABOUT WHAT YOU'VE DONE

ALL PAIN

ALL AT ONCE

WAKE UP SCARED

IF YOU DO NOT WANT TO

WHY ARE YOU COMING? ♪

[INDISTINCT VOCAL SAMPLES]

["SHEDDING" BY THE FIN. BEGINS]

THE FIN.: ♪ I KEEP WATCHING

CHANGES BLACK TO RED

I CAN'T LOOK AWAY

MY EYES ARE SLAVES

YOU STEP BACK INTO THE BLUE

WELL, I HAVEN'T GOT A CLUE

I KEEP DRIFTING AWAY

UP TO DOWN

AND MY BODY IS A SLAVE

IN THE SWAY

YOU STEP BACK INTO THE BLUE

WELL, I HAVEN'T GOT A CLUE

HUH HUH

HUH HUH

YOU STEP BACK INTO THE BLUE

WELL, I HAVEN'T GOT A CLUE

HUH HUH

HUH HUH, HUH HUH

HUH HUH

I KEEP WATCHING CHANGES

BLACK TO RED

I CAN'T LOOK AWAY

MY EYES ARE SLAVES

YOU STEP BACK INTO THE BLUE

WELL, I HAVEN'T GOT A CLUE

I KEEP DRIFTING AWAY

UP TO DOWN

AND MY BODY'S A SLAVE

IN THE SWAY

YOU STEP BACK INTO THE BLUE

WELL, I HAVEN'T GOT A CLUE

YOU HAVE STOLEN

SOME PARTS OF ME

HOW CAN I GATHER THEM

IN THE BREEZE?

FALLEN LEAVES SHINE

AS BRIGHT AS GOLD

HOW CAN I GATHER THEM

IN THE COLD?

OOH OOH

AH AH AH AH AH AH AH AH...

YOU HAVE STOLEN

SOME PARTS OF ME

HOW CAN I GATHER THEM

IN THE BREEZE?

FALLEN LEAVES

SHINE AS BRIGHT AS GOLD

HOW CAN I GATHER THEM

IN THE COLD?

OH OH OH

OOH OOH OOH

OH OH OH

OOH OOH OOH

OH OH OH

OOH OOH OOH

OH OH OH

OOH OOH OOH

OH OH OH ♪

["STAY LOST" BY DESTROYER

BEGINS]

DESTROYER: ♪ STAY LOST

NEVER FOUND

OUT ON THE STREET

IN THE BOOK OF THE DEAD

FOR A LIVING

STAY LOST

IT'S AN ILLUSION

BEING ALONE'S AN ILLUSION

COME ON

AGITATION

W-W-WAKE UP

SH-SHAKE IT UP

LEVITATE

THIS BURDEN

IS JUST

THESE HERE THREE STONES

STAY LOST

STRAY

OUT ON THE STREETS

IN THE BOOK OF THE DEAD

OUT ON THE STREETS

IN THE BOOK OF THE DEAD

OUT ON THE STREETS

IN THE BOOK OF THE DEAD

OUT ON THE STREETS

IN THE BOOK OF THE DEAD

OUT ON THE STREETS ♪

["SOMEBODY ELSE" BY FATIMA

BEGINS]

[VOCAL SAMPLES]

FATIMA: ♪ LOOKS AS IF YOUR

MIND'S MADE UP

TODAY I'M OUT OF LUCK

WILL I FEEL FOREVER STUCK?

[VOCAL SAMPLES]

AND NOW IT'S POURING DOWN

SHAME YOU WEREN'T THERE

WHEN I

WAS ON AN ALL TIME HIGH

[VOCAL SAMPLES]

AND NOW

IT'S REALER THAN EVER

WHAT IF I SAID SOMETHING CLEVER?

AND THINGS COULD BE

SO MUCH BETTER

WHAT IF I'D SURRENDER

YEAH

I COULD BE SOMEBODY ELSE

SOMEBODY ELSE

I COULD BE SOMEBODY ELSE

SOMEBODY ELSE

I COULD BE

SOMEBODY ELSE

SOMEBODY ELSE

I COULD BE

SOMEBODY ELSE

[VOCAL SAMPLES]

YEA, I WAS ALWAYS AHEAD OF

A DREAM THAT I NEVER LET GO OF

I STARTED FEELING MYSELF, OH

SO I HAD TO LET GO, YEA

LONELY RIDER, WHERE AM I?

SOMEWHERE BENEATH THE SKY

CHOOSE TO LIVE OR CHOOSE TO DIE

TOLD YOU WE COULD LAST FOREVER

YOU'RE HIGH AND SO AM I

LET US SINK

THEN LET US FLY

LUNGS SO HEAVY

YET I TRY

BET IT'S GONNA BE A BURNER

I COULD BE SOMEBODY ELSE

I COULD BE...

SOMEBODY ELSE

I COULD BE SOMEBODY ELSE

SOMEBODY ELSE

I COULD BE SOMEBODY ELSE

SOMEBODY ELSE

I COULD BE SOMEBODY ELSE

[VOCAL SAMPLES]

I COULD BE SOMEBODY ELSE

SOMEBODY...

SOMEBODY ELSE

I COULD BE SOMEBODY ELSE

COULD BE SOMEBODY ELSE

SOMEBODY ELSE

[VOCAL SAMPLES]

I COULD BE

SOMEBODY ELSE

SOMEBODY ELSE

I COULD BE SOMEBODY ELSE

I COULD'VE BEEN, YEA ♪

["BOGANGA & SANDIA" BY AMMAR 808

FEATURING MEHDI MASSOULI BEGINS]

[SOME LYRICS SUNG IN ARABIC

HAVE BEEN TRANSLATED

INTO ENGLISH]

AMMAR 808: ♪ SHAKING HIS HEAD

SIDI BOGANGA

SANDIA, SANDIA

SIDI BOGANGA

OH...SIDI BOGANGA

OH, SHAKING HIS HEAD

ON THE KARKABA RHYTHM

AH...SIDI BOGANGA

THE HOT WIND OF THE DESERT

SIDI BOGANGA

OH OH...

SIDI BOGANGA

THE HOT WIND OF THE DESERT

HAS BURNED MY EYES

THE HOT WIND OF THE DESERT

HAS BURNED MY EYES

SHAKING HIS HEAD

SIDI BOGANGA

SHAKING HIS HEAD

SIDI BOGANGA

MEN: SIDI BOGANGA

AMMAR 808: OH, YEAH, YEAH

YEAH, YEAH, SIDI

OH, YEAH, YEAH, YEAH, YEAH

SIDI

OH, YA...

[CONTINUES IN ARABIC]

MEN: OH, YEAH, YEAH, YEAH, YEAH

OH, YEAH, YEAH, YEAH

AMMAR 808: OH, SANDIA, SANDIA

[CONTINUES IN ARABIC]

MEN: OH, YEAH, YEAH, YEAH, YEAH

OH, YEAH, YEAH, YEAH, YEAH

OH, YEAH... ♪

[AMMAR 808 CONTINUES IN ARABIC]

AMMAR 808: OH, YEAH

OH, SANDIA...

MEN: OH, YEAH

[INDISTINCT VOCALS]

["MAHMIYA" BY NADAH EL SHAZLY

BEGINS]

[LYRICS SUNG IN ARABIC,

TRANSLATED INTO ENGLISH]

NADAH EL SHAZLY: ♪ THERE

WAS A...

PROTECTORATE

THERE WAS A...

YOUTHFUL SLEEP

BULLETS OF SILK

PROTECTORATE

THERE WAS A...

[LYRICS SUNG IN ARABIC,

TRANSLATED INTO ENGLISH]

THERE WAS A...

PROTECTORATE

THERE WAS A...

IN YOUR...

IN YOUR ABSENCE

MY RIBCAGE EXPANDS

PROTECTED

THERE WAS A...

PROTECTORATE

THERE WAS A... ♪

[VOCALIZING]

♪ AH AH

AH AH

AH AH AH AH... ♪

[VOCALIZING]

[VOCALIZING STOPS]

[GULLS SQUAWKING]

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[MAN SPEAKING SPANISH]

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