On Air

Adventures In Sound And Music 9 April 2015


The Wire’s regular Thursday evening broadcast on Resonance FM. This week hosted by Chris Bohn with special guest Alan Cummings, Wire contributor and Japanese underground music specialist playing and discussing recent Japanese releases

On Air

Rewired 2 April 2015


Listen again to last week's show on NTS Radio, hosted by Katie Gibbons and Shane Woolman. With music by Fold, Ishan Al Munzer, A Taut Line, Sherwood & Pinch, Herva, Mark Fell and Gábor Lázár and others


Philip Clark: Asleep at the wheel


"No one is saying anyone ought to sleep through music – just that you might as well make the best of it when the inevitable happens." Philip Clark on the pleasures of Francisco López, Bruckner and blindfolds


Biocomputers and slime mould circuits


"Compositions based on data run the risk of sounding less interesting than the descriptions of the conceptual thought gone into their construction." Emily Bick journeys to the Interdisciplinary Centre for Computer Music Research in Plymouth



Shop: Clothing



Nathan Budzinski: Eternal Pish


"The marketing narratives laid down by the likes of Red Bull and similar have helped beckon forth an enveloping haze of meaningless positivity, creating a world that’s happy yet contentless, adult but toothless." Nathan Budzinski assumes the lotus position, breathes deeply and becomes mindful of Eternal Bliss™

Charts from Issue 372

2014 Rewind: Subscribers' Chart


After our 2014 Rewind chart was published, we turned to subscribers to ask what their favourite release of the year was. The results are also published in The Wire 372.