Tracks

Listen: To\To\Tu release

Listen: To\To\Tu release

Listen to a new release by a collaboration between the Danish percussion duo To\To and composer and noise musician Robert Turman

Essay

From Nation Time to management time

From Nation Time to management time

Stevphen Shukaitis hears the continuing resonance of Joe McPhee’s Nation Time, his 1971 free jazz album rooted in the US black cultural nationalist movement of the 1960s and 70s, and McPhee's later interest in the ideas of management theorist Edward de Bono

Tracks

Listen: Volcano The Bear tracks

Listen: Volcano The Bear tracks

Listen to tracks from a forthcoming five LP set, Commencing, collecting rarities, unreleased material, live recordings and tracks from early cassette-only releases celebrating Volcano The Bear's 20th anniversary. Selected and annotated by VTB's Aaron Moore

On Air

Rewired 20 August 2015

Rewired 20 August 2015

Listen again to last week's show on NTS Radio, hosted by Shane Woolman. Tracks by Auxvoyager, Famous Eno, Rizan Said, Petwo Evans, Moa Pillar, Laura Cannell, Dolenz, Muta, Capital Letters and more

Columns

Bell Labs: Indigenius

Bell Labs: Indigenius

"This foreigner has taken us to a beautiful place but he hasn’t bought us lunch yet". Clive Bell looks at the endangered music of southeast Asian hilltribes and John Moore's Indigenius label

Columns

Continuous Drift

Continuous Drift

Ian Maleney visits a new interactive sound installation in Dublin, with contributions by David Blamey, FM3, Mattin, Sarah Pierce, Steve Roden, Wolfgang Voigt, Mark Peter Wright, Miki Yui and others

The Portal from Issue 375

Qawwali music portal

Qawwali music portal

Chris Hladowski presents a wayward selection of some musical genres, instruments and regional characteristics of Pakistan and neighbouring areas, based largely on late-night YouTube sessions, web searches and the odd foray to the library

Tracks from Issue 375

Listen: Roscoe Mitchell tracks

Listen: Roscoe Mitchell tracks

Stream a selection of tracks by the Art Ensemble Of Chicago founder, AACM member, improvisor, composer, team player and soloist Roscoe Mitchell, on the cover of The Wire 375