Crucial Listening #37: Earth

Ongoing: Burning Axis – S/T

Ongoing: dTHEd – Hyperbeatz vol. 1

3: One possible extraction from the infinite timeline.

Crucial Listening #37: Earth

Breathless openings, reassembled DNA, talking through the guitar. The Seattle-based duo talk about three important albums.

Ongoing: Burning Axis – S/T

4: Whispers of a mythic history.

Ongoing: Het Interstedelijk Harmoniumverbond – S/T

4: Beneath the placid waterfall.

Crucial Listening #36: Chaines

Fez spoilers, triphop Americana, musings on completionism. The composer and multi-instrumentalist talks about three important albums.

Radio: Resonance Extra – Episode 22 (05/05/2019)

Host Jack Chuter asks musicians to describe the environment in which they make their music: the physical spaces, equipment and ritualised behaviours that accompany the act of creating sound.

Crucial Listening #35: Sarah Hennies

Discovering secret treasure, making 183 of something, songs of gender transition. The percussionist and composer discusses three important albums.

Feature: The Gravity Of Time – Listening To Long Music

The sensations of listening to music of extended duration.

Radio: Resonance Extra – Episode 21 (07/04/2019)

This month’s theme is focal point, with artists talking about the experience of recording one particular instrument. Expect happy accidents with piles of clothes, last chances with borrowed lutes and erased presets for bass-heavy harmonisers.

Crucial Listening #34: Patrick Shiroishi

Coltrane ‘n’ whisky, Magma in real time, pure multiphonics. The LA-based composer/saxophonist discusses three important albums.