Magic Band drummer and musician John French talks about how he learned to sing like Captain Beefheart.
The collage artist also known as People Like Us talks about her beginnings in experimental radio broadcasting in the second instalment of our oral histories series.
Trumpeter and composer Wadada Leo Smith traces the development of his Ankhrasmastion language, from the first time he picked up a trumpet age 12, through to the present day.
Mark Pilkington talks to Romanian musician Rodion GA and Ion Dumitrescu about the rediscovery of his music, DIY tape maniuplations and recording techniques.
Audio and video from Mark Pilkington's talk with Cyclobe's Stephen Thrower on live performance and Xenakis as cure for a bad trip.
Listen to The Wire's Q&A with the Buchla Music Easel player and the Morphine label head (aka Morphosis), recorded during Berlin's CTM festival
Japanese artist and musician Yasunao Tone in conversation with The Wire's Jennifer Lucy Allan, recorded at the 2014 CTM festival in Berlin.
Pete Swanson discusses how his experiences in a virtual reality hallucination simulator changed his appreciation of his own live performances.
Jennifer Lucy Allan talks to Keith Fullerton Whitman, Roly Porter, Lucy Benson and Marcel Weber about their audio visual work performed at Unsound in Krakow this year.
Listen to the electronic music composer and musician talk about his recent End Of Silence project and his changing relationship with One Pig.
Minimal Techno legend Robert Hood talks about religion, minimalism, performing live, and how Detroit will always be home, recorded at Mutek Montreal.
Download a Q&A with Mark Fell, talking about his installation at Salford Sonic Fusion Festival, and stream a recording made inside the installation.
Listen to a Q&A with Martin Schmidt and Drew Daniel during Berlin's CTM festival, discussing the telepathy experiments they conducted as the basis of their most recent album and EP.
Holly Herndon speaks to The Wire's Jennifer Lucy Allan about armoured vehicles and amplifying electrical currents at Berlin's CTM festival.
Steven Warwick, discusses self-replication, Joe Jones's self playing instruments, the films of Fred Halsted and unmanned aircraft, as part of The Wire's Q&As at the 2013 edition of CTM festival.
Listen to Lustmord (aka Brian Williams) in conversation with Andy Battaglia, discussing Trinity, a work for which he and Biosphere traveled to Los Alamos, New Mexico, to create a composition loosely themed around the early atomic bomb tests conducted there.
Listen to a conversation between Monolake aka Robert Henke and Andy Battaglia.
Listen to Stuart Argabright (of Ike Yard, Death Comet Crew, Dominatrix, Black Rain and more) in conversation with The Wire's Dave Tompkins.
Listen to a talk on The Art Of Mastering by the German dub-technoist and studio boss.
Listen to a presentation by Jeremy Grimshaw, author of the recent book Draw A Straight Line And Follow It: The Music And Mysticism Of La Monte Young.
Listen to Cameron Stallones, Tony Lowe and Matt Werth in conversation with Andy Battaglia about Sun Araw's recent album with M Geddes Gengras and The Congos, and the accompanying Icon Eye film.
Listen to recordings of Pat Thomas's presentation about his book, Listen Whitey! and the following discussion.
Listen to the recording of Robert Wyatt in conversation at Cafe Oto.
Gavin Bryars discusses his composition The Sinking Of The Titanic, which originated in 1969 and has been evolving ever since.