"The marketing narratives laid down by the likes of Red Bull and similar have helped beckon forth an enveloping haze of meaningless positivity, creating a world that’s happy yet contentless, adult but toothless." Nathan Budzinski assumes the lotus position, breathes deeply and becomes mindful of Eternal Bliss™
“Somewhere between a travelling cinema and theatre troupe, a kiss-a-gram...” Read an interview with the artist and film maker about her multifaceted, confrontational Party For Freedom audio visual work. By Nathan Budzinski
Watch a video about the British Library's Sound Archive, the curators and conservationists who catalogue and convert sounds, and the collections stored deep below its London residences on the Euston Road.
Nathan Budzinski on the ascendency of art galleries as music venues – pleasure at what cost?
Writer, artist and director of the Theremin Centre, Andrey Smirnov talks to Nathan Budzinski about his new book Sound In Z, looking at Russian avant garde experiments in sound synthesizer design and music during the early 20th century.
Witness the first rays of the dawn of the Age Of Aquarius breaking through your LCD screen in part three of Mark Pilkington's journey through the New Age, and towards the great beyond.
Witness the first rays of the dawn of the Age Of Aquarius breaking through your LCD screen in part two of Mark Pilkington's journey through the New Age, and towards the great beyond.
Watch an exclusive interview with percussionist and composer Eli Keszler, talking about his installation, Breaker NEUM (WP) at Reykjavik's Harpa.
Witness the first rays of the dawn of the Age Of Aquarius breaking through your LCD screen in part one of Mark Pilkington's journey through the New Age, and towards the great beyond.
The historian and radio broadcaster talks about the power of eavesdropping and the roar of the crowd, as heard in Noise: A Human History, his new 30 part series for BBC Radio 4. By Nathan Budzinski.
Nathan Budzinski talks to the Black Audio Film Collective founder about the endless journeys of migrants, bricolage and music, as documented in the archival footage that makes up his new film The Nine Muses
The film maker and journalist talks to Nathan Budzinski about pop trash, posh documentaries and writing with archives.
Watch exclusive footage of Matmos and collaborators performing live at London's Auto Italia
Footage of Alasdair Roberts performing live in London...
Check exclusive footage from The Wire curated Parallel Lives event...
Check a video of Marina Rosenfeld's contribution to the recent Faster Than Sound event...
Watch exclusive footage of the Lucky Dragons and their collaborative drawing club.
Watch exclusive footage of the French composer and artist's installation. Boursier-Mougenot is the subject of an article in The Wire 313.
View exclusive footage filmed at Sonar 2009
Check out an exclusive video of Lee Patterson's performance at Cafe Oto, 07/05/2009
View footage from Florian Hecker's Pentaphonic Dark Energy installation at Sadie Coles HQ. Hecker is featured in an article by Nick Cain in The Wire 298.
Watch footage of Serbia's biggest brass band blowout: The Golden Trumpet competition, as described by Robert Rigney in The Wire 297 Global Ear.
Watch a short clip of Mark Fell's installation at Sonar 2008
View excerpts of the Yellow Swans at Sonar 2008