All posts in Crucial Listening

Crucial Listening #36: Chaines

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

Crucial Listening #35: Sarah Hennies

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

Crucial Listening #34: Patrick Shiroishi

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

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

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

Crucial Listening #32: Khyam Allami

Unprecedented Oud, the phenomenal character of the Čahārgāh, blending tradition and technology. The Iraqi multi-instrumentalist discusses three important albums.

Crucial Listening #31: Monika Khot (Nordra, Zen Mother)

Dried up drones, wounded song, psycho experimentation. The Seattle-based musician discusses three important albums.

Crucial Listening #30: Kate Carr

Damaged format, barcode translations, exploring the Fens. The London-based sound artist talks about three important albums.

Crucial Listening #29: Alan Courtis

Pre-hispanic traditions, classical guitar genius, major label rebellion. The Argentinean musician discusses three important albums.

Crucial Listening #28: Bjarni Gunnarsson

Energetic phenomena, Romanian spectral music, hidden pulsations. The Icelandic composer talks about three important albums.

Crucial Listening #27: Christina Vantzou

Sneaking into the galaxy bar, bubbles in the park, 69 occurrences of time. The Brussels-based composer talks about three important albums.