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Crucial Listening #47: Jessica Ekomane

Reaching for trance states, peer-to-peer discoveries, the myth of technological neutrality. The Berlin-based artist discusses three important albums.

Crucial Listening #46: Kyoka

Vocal frequency doppelgängers, selling souls to the devil, kick roll anthems. The Berlin-based producer discusses three important albums.

Crucial Listening #45: Pharmakon

Mischievous imps, spirit animals of the ethos, uncomfortable trance states. The New York noise musician talks about three important albums.

Crucial Listening #44: Emil Amos (Holy Sons, Grails, Om)

Quadrophonic 8-track playback in a 1982 pimped-out trailer. The musician and podcast creator discusses three important albums.

Crucial Listening #43: Oren Ambarchi

Pigs in shit, breezy French vibes, humorous absurdity. The Australian composer and multi-instrumentalist discusses three important albums.

Crucial Listening #42: Derek Piotr

Instant messenger trades, high fives with Björk, keeping the windows up. The Poland-born, New England-based composer and producer discusses three important albums.

Everything Changed: A Catalogue Of Important Listening Experiences

5: Sunn O))) – White2

Crucial Listening #41: Sly & The Family Drone

Putting on shows for weird bands, saxophone machines, mad distorted riffs. Tireless noisemaker Matt Cargill discusses three important albums.

Crucial Listening #40: Helm

Fish stock concrète, groovebox epiphanies, Kerrang cover-mounts. The London-based experimental musician discusses three important records.

Crucial Listening #39: Faith Coloccia

Brilliant tabernacles, drugs without drugs, teenaged gurus. The artist, composer and graphic designer discusses three important albums.