All posts by Jack Chuter

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.

Ongoing: Shiva Feshareki – New Forms

4: Cataloguing tactics.

Ongoing: Liz Meredith – Repro

3: Shuddering accordion bellows.

Ongoing: Nkisi – 7 Directions

4: Tumbling and persistent utterances.

Crucial Listening #33: Jeff Emtman (Here Be Monsters)

Fluffernutters, theremins on the chase, absent plus-ones. The artist and podcaster discusses three important albums.