2017 has been ATTN:Magazine’s best year. There are several reasons for this. Firstly, the past 12 months have been my most prolific: over 200 articles were published on the site in 2017. I poured more time into the site than ever before, and the way I spent this
A playlist of music inspired by the interviews, reviews and podcasts that featured on ATTN in 2017. ***** MIXCLOUD LINK WILL BE POSTED HERE WHEN AVAILABLE ***** Tracklist: 1. Phil Maguire – Brak 1 2. Midwife – Song For An Unborn Sun 3. Byron Westbrook – What We Mean When We Say Body Language 4.
Improvisatory pianist Delphine Dora discusses her own work and her label, Wild Silence. Also – a playlist of 53 songs in 40 minutes. TRACKLIST: PART ONE: BREVITY Dan O’Connor – one Mari Kimura – Six Caprices For Subharmonics V Gangpol & Mit – The Burial lovesliescrushing – teardrop Spartak – Tape Machine Dream Ghedalia Tazartes – Douze
A conversation with Sietse Van Erve of Amsterdam’s Moving Furniture Records. Also: climbing hills, hot tub chat, Doctor Who and indistinct sound. TRACKLIST: PART 1: INDISTINCT Grey Guides – Van Hoogstraten’s Big Pay-Back: Gorton Poltergeist Revisited Black Thread – Autumn Flowers ii Anne Guthrie – Long, Pendulous Ben Gwilliam – breakdownspedup Danny
A conversation with Kate Carr from Flaming Pines: a London-based record label for experimental music, originally founded in Sydney, Australia. Also: a playlist featuring various interactions with the guitar. TRACKLIST: PART 1: GUITAR Hans Tammen – Attack Study Jenks Miller – Spirit Signal Giacomo Fiore – Until It Blazes Six Organs Of Admittance
Host Jack Chuter talks to Phil Maguire of Verz Imprint (a new London-based label for quiet noise and drone music). Also: a playlist on the theme of “hitting things”. TRACKLIST: PART 1: HITTING THINGS Laurie Tompkins – Sweat Fujako – Iron Lion ovfdbk. BESS – Form / Form Michaela Antalová – Oblek Sly & The Family
In the first edition of the ATTN:Magazine radio show on Resonance Extra, host Jack Chuter talks to Keith Helt of Pan Y Rosas Discos (a Chicago net label releasing improvisation, noise and weirdo rock from around the world) and runs through a few of ATTN’s favourite cuts from