Listen to a selection of old and new punta and punta-pop tracks from Dangriga, Belize. Compiled by Louise Morris, writer of a Global Ear article in The Wire 357, on the music and circle dance of the Garifuna people.
Stream a selection of tracks played in The Wire offices during the production of our November 2013 issue.
Stream a track from the Finnish garage trio's new album, featured in The Wire 356.
Listen to an exclusive stream of Matana Roberts's new album Coin Coin Chapter Two: Mississippi Moonchile. Roberts is on the cover of The Wire 356, interviewed by Daniel Spicer.
Listen to two tracks by Frederikke Hoffmeier and Danish duo Damien Dubrovnik, on Copenhagen's Posh Isolation label.
Stream two exclusive excerpts from Karren, a new work by Chicago based composer and sound artist, Olivia Block. Karren is reviewed in The Wire 356 by Bill Meyer.
Stream two exclusive Shangaan electro tracks. Polymath and Shangaan electro pioneer Richard Mthetwa aka Nozinja is featured in The Wire 356's Invisible Jukebox, tested by Dave Stelfox.
Stream a selection of tracks by musicians from Antwerp's underground scene, selected by Allon Kaye, label runner of Entr'acte, and co-author with Clodagh Kinsella of The Wire 356 Global Ear.
Stream an exclusive mix of White Material's WM004 12", by label co-founder Young Male aka Quinn Taylor. The Brooklyn based label is featured in The Wire 356 in an article by Rory Gibb.
Stream a track from Earth's new Primitive And Deadly album, plus an excerpt from Carlson's soundtrack, Gold. [Please note that these tracks are now unavailable]
Listen to a selection of tracks that were played in the office during the production of The Wire 356 October issue.
Stream a playlist of tracks based on Keith Moliné's Primer in The Wire 355, charting the influential improvisatory and inventive spirit of the Cabs.
Listen to tracks by musicians featured in The Wire 355 Global Ear on St Louis, selected and annotated by its writer, Matthew Erickson.
Listen to some of the tracks we've been playing on the office hifi during the making of The Wire 355 September 2013 issue.
Listen to a recording made by Danish electronic music pioneer Else Marie Pade, with sound artist Jacob Kirkegaard.
Listen to solo work by Chicago Underground musician Rob Mazurek, and a track by his Exploding Star Orchestra.
Listen to a track by the Hamburg DJ and producer, featured in an article by Joe Muggs in The Wire 354.
The career of the New York City based artist and composer Meredith Monk spans 40 years and takes in music, film, dance and theatre, listen to a collection of her early work in the 1960s and 70s.
Listen to solo and collaborative tracks by the Falcon (ex-Circle) frontman and Ektro Records boss Jussi Lehtisalo. Lehtisalo is the subject of The Wire 354 Invisible Jukebox, tested by Petri Kuljuntausta.
Listen to recordings by the Portland based American folk guitarist. Anderson talks to Nick Southgate in The Wire 354.
The anti-government protests that have shaken Istanbul since the end of May have prompted a wide range of musicians to respond with new work, inspired and informed by the uprising in Taksim Square’s Gezi Park.
Listen to three exclusive recordings of late 1980s/early 90s UK psychedelic heroes Terminal Cheesecake rehearsing in early July, in a farmhouse in Le Roche, France.
Listen to a selection of tracks that were played in The Wire offices during the production of the August 2013 issue.
Listen to a selection of tracks as a primer to The Wire Salon, which returns after a two month break with an illustrated talk by historian David Crowley, exploring the politics of experimentation that reigned in the state funded radio and recording studios of Eastern Europe during the 1960s and 1970s.