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Crucial Listening #3: Lasse Marhaug

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Interview: Northumbria

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Interview: Okkyung Lee

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Crucial Listening #2: Lawrence English

Review: Broken Thoughts – Realign

A dreaded electronic awakening. Half-thoughts rolling off the edge of an ellipsis.

Review: Jelena Glazova + Marta SmiLga – Split

The unknowns of within and beyond: a Liminal Noise Records split between two musicians based in Rīga, Latvia.

Crucial Listening #3: Lasse Marhaug

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The Norwegian noise musician discusses running up stairs, understated drumming and pushing beyond the boundaries of metal music.

Interview: Northumbria

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The panoramic ambient duo discuss the Norse discovery of Canada, strict minimalism and new album “Markland”.

Review: Far Rainbow – The Power Of Degenerated Matter

Humidity and gradual paralysis. A 44-minute collaboration between drums and electronics.

Interview: Okkyung Lee

Photo by Xavier Veilhan

Ahead of her performance at Berlin’s A L’ARME Festival, the New York-based / South Korea-born artist discusses her relationship with the cello and her experiences at the Venice Biennale.

Review: Soiled – Phonic Grafts

Intangible improvisatory collages, woven together at a transcendent 100mph.

Review: Cecilia Lopez + Wenchi Lazo – Abailable

Crates of jumbles sound tossed over a hillside. Improvisation from Argentina.

Review: A-Sun Amissa – The Gatherer

Empty panoramas of improvisational intimacy.

Crucial Listening #2: Lawrence English

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The body as an ear, manipulated time and the voice of David Toop.