Our Thursday evening broadcast on Resonance FM gets horrific. This week Wire contributor and Outer Church founder Joseph Stannard joins Daisy Hyde in the studio to talk about his favourite horror film soundtracks
Previously unpublished essay commissioned for The Wire's online 300th issue celebrations
In addition to its atmosphere of ‘backwoods horror’ BMT’s recent album Black Goat Of The Woods (Aurora Borealis) exudes an air of cosmic menace which can be traced back to the Weird Fiction of Arthur Machen and HP Lovecraft, conjecturing an aesthetic located on the membranous threshold between Shub Niggurath and Gunnar Hansen.
Matt Elliott talks to Joseph Stannard about the Bristol DIY scene which produced his recently reactivated project, Third Eye Foundation, alongside Flying Saucer Attack, Crescent and Movietone, as discussed in The Wire 319's Retro-Activity feature.
Hear the panel discussion at the first Wire Salon
Read a transcript of Joseph Stannard's conversation with composer and guitarist Oren Ambarchi, part of a series of exclusive interviews with collaborators and members of Sunn O))
Read a transcript of Joseph Stannard's conversation with Greg Anderson, part of a series of exclusive interviews with collaborators and members of Sunn O)))
Read Joseph Stannard's interview transcript (excerpt)