Crucial Listening #10: Aaron Turner

Interview: Byron Westbrook

Photo by Aviva Rubin

Interview: Lucia H Chung


Crucial Listening #9: Pete Simonelli

Photo by Carsten Klindt.

Crucial Listening #10: Aaron Turner

Playing with earthlings, bent fretboards, the St Anger challenge. The Washington-based musician discusses three important albums.

Interview: Byron Westbrook

The New York-based musician discusses proto-VR, productive procrastination and new record “Body Consonance”.

Review: Roger Tellier Craig – Instantanés

Consequence, urgency, interconnectivity. Deliberative musique concréte compressed into the present tense.

Review: Mingle – Ephemeral

Strange fog and irrefutable machinery.

Review: Claire M Singer – Fairge

The ocean gathering and receding in my ears, courtesy of organ, cello and electronics. A 20-minute eternity.

Interview: Lucia H Chung

In the first instalment of our TAIWANESE EXPERIMENTAL MUSIC PREVIEW, event organiser Lucia H Chung discusses improvisatory immediacy, no-input feedback and the distance from home.

Review: TELE.S.THERION – Luzifers Abschied

Acousmatic black metal from Italy, based on Karlheinz Stockhausen’s opera “Licht: die sieben Tage der Woche”.

Review: – Midnight Sun

Another instalment of’s 200-strong archive of filecasts, furthering his documentation of sound, culture and sensory experience.

Crucial Listening #9: Pete Simonelli

Dispatches from space, tuning downward, chasing Coltrane. The Enablers vocalist talks about three important albums.

Interview: Rotten Bliss

Jasmine Pender discusses singing in public, strange voices on the Isle of Barra and new album “The Nightwatchman Sings”.