Issue 365

July 2014

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Yoshimio
Dancing to a different drum, the Boredoms player is bringing gamelan to her group OOIOO. By James Hadfield

EMS
For the last 50 years Stockholm’s electronic music studio has welcomed the world’s sonic explorers. By Frances Morgan

Alan Courtis
Kek-W plots the zigzag trails of the Argentine wanderer, from the Arctic wastes of Russia to the Great Wall of China

DJ Taye
The Teklife producer is opening new routes for Chicago footwork. By Rory Gibb

Karen Gwyer
The ex-dancer flexes muscle memories to build new club tracks. By Jennifer Lucy Allan

International Nothing
Berlin clarinet duo expand on the city’s reductionist heritage. By Clive Bell

Sofia Jernberg
From jazz to opera, Fire! Orchestra’s soprano ventures beyond language. By Abi Bliss

Torturing Nurse
Shanghai’s audience abusing noise unit inflict their agony on the UK. By Josh Feola

Global Ear Lagos
Mattin and Xabier Erkizia monitor the changing sound enviroment of a city in flux

Invisible Jukebox Butterz
Grime label founders Elijah and Skilliam chat over the beats in The Wire’s mystery record selection. By Joe Muggs

The Inner Sleeve
King Britt on The Police’s Ghost In The Machine

Epiphanies
James Toth on the Canadian kids’ entertainer who soundtracked his headbanging years

Print Run
New music books:
Ariel Pink’s Haunted Graffiti: Selected Lyrics by Ariel Pink, edited by Anthony Atlas
Kansas City Lightning: The Rise And Times Of Charlie Parker by Stanley Crouch
Bird: The Life And Music Of Charlie Parker by Chuck Haddix
Testimony: A Tribute To Charlie Parker by Yusef Komunyakaa
Came To Call Mine by Graham Lambkin
Selected Ambient Works Volume II by Marc Wiedenbaum

On Screen
New films and DVDs:
Passinho Dance Off
Hear Now DVD
Mirror Lands DVD

On Site
Recent exhibitions: Audio Arts cassette archive and Eternal Bliss™ online

On Location
Recent festivals, gigs and clubs:
Stephen O’Malley + Aluk Todolo, Brighton, UK
Electric Spring, Huddersfield, UK
Richard Youngs, Glasgow, UK
Mammane Sani, London, UK
Tri-Centric Festival, Brooklyn, US

Soundcheck A–Z
Louis Andriessen
Michael Baird
Sir Richard Bishop
Black Top
Cindytalk
Viv Corringham
The Crazy World Of Arthur Brown
Drcarlsonalbion
Dynasty At Ghost Town
Lawrence English
Fire! Orchestra
Hildur Guðnadóttir
Jacaszek & Kwartludium
Kitchen Cynics
Tomas Korber & Konus Quartett
Thomas Larcher
Edvard Graham Lewis
Arto Lindsay & Paal Nilssen-Love
The Lowland Hundred
Jake Meginsky
Paal Nilssen-Love Large Unit
Bill Orcutt
Jim O’Rourke/Paal Nilssen-Love/Lasse Marhaug
Part Wild Horses Mane On Both Sides
Anthony Pasquarosa
Pavees Dance
People
Jonathan Richman
DJ /Rupture
Aaron Sheppard
Shit And Shine
Sudden Infant
Tanya Tagaq
Triptykon
Various Dynasty At Ghost Town
Various #EstateLife Vols 1–12
Various Rolê: New Sounds Of Brazil
Wolfgang Voigt
Xeno & Oaklander

The Boomerang

Adam Bohman
Captain Beefheart And The Magic Band
Alice Coltrane
Toshi Ichiyanagi
Angus MacLise
Muslimgauze
Roxy Music
Somei Satoh
Various African Gems
Various Bombay Disco: Disco Hits From Hindi Films 1979–1985
Various C86: Deluxe Edition
Various Punk 45: Sick On You! One Way Spit! After The Love And Before The Revolution Vol 3: Proto-Punk 1969–76

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