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Adventures In Modern Music 22 April 2010

May 2010

Special edition hosted by Anne Hilde Neset on Swedish collage artist, writer, poet sound artist Åke Hodell.

This special 2.5 hour edition of The Wire's Adventures In Modern Music features rare recordings by Hodell as well as 60s psychedelics by Pärson Sound, a rare collage by composer Folke Rabe and a radiophonic work by poetry pioneer Sten Hanson. At the heart of the programme is an interview with writer Magnus Haglund whose comprehensive biography on Hodell is published by Sweden's Kultur & Natur.

Playlist:

Åke Hodell
The Voyage To Labrador 1976

from Verbal Brainwash And Other Works
(Fylkingen)

General Bonhomme/General Bussig 1972
Live From Swedish Cultural Centre Paris

from Verbal Brainwash And Other Works
(Fylkingen)

Cerberus, The Hellhound
Electronic Purgatory IV 1972

from Verbal Brainwash And Other Works
(Fylkingen)

Pärson Sound 1968
Live from the Opening of Andy Warhol’s exhibition at Moderna Museet

(Subliminal Sounds)

Folke Rabe
ARG, NYC March 5 1965 4-5 PM

Archival recording

Sten Hanson
Che 1968

from Electro-Acoustic Music From Sweden
(Phono Suecia)

Åke Hodell
Igevär (Present Arms) 1963

from Verbal Brainwash And Other Works
(Fylkingen)

Åke Hodell
Structures III 1967

from Verbal Brainwash And Other Works
(Fylkingen)

Åke Hodell
Du Lenin 1969

Special edition USB
(Kning Disk)

220 Volt Buddha
Electronic Purgatory

from Verbal Brainwash And Other Works
(Fylkingen)

The Djurgården Ferry Across The Styx (1972)
from Verbal Brainwash And Other Works

(Fylkingen)

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