Issue 373

March 2015

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Carter Tutti
Throbbing Gristle’s most enduring partnership is retrofitting its earliest recordings for the post-Industrial era. By David Keenan

Cecil McBee
The veteran jazz bassist outlines the freedom principles underpinning his work with Alice Coltrane, Pharoah Sanders and the Strata-East label. By Phil Freeman

Steve Coleman
The New York saxophonist’s constantly challenging compositions are getting their due, with multiple awards and an ambitious new album. By Howard Mandel

Invisible Jukebox Sleaford Mods
The Nottingham duo work their way through The Wire’s mystery record selection. Tested by Derek Walmsley

Sex And Broadcasting
A new film goes behind the scenes at New Jersey’s WFMU. By Abi Bliss

The Gil Evans Project
Composer Ryan Truesdell unearths Gil Evans’s lost scores. By Larry Jaffee

Sacred Tapes
Reeling in the Salford underground. By Jennifer Lucy Allan

Mumdance
The London producer goes in search of proto-sounds. By Maya Kalev

Global Ear Mexico City
Young sound artists are taking themselves out of the picture. By Julio Lorea

On Screen
New films and DVDs: the Sensory Ethnography Lab’s Manakamana and a portrait of Lary 7

Print Run
New music books: A history of New York hardcore, Garrison Fewell’s interviews with improvisors and more

On Site
Recent exhibitions: William S Burroughs: Can You All Hear Me? in London

On Location
Recent festivals, gigs and clubs: Inga Copeland, HCMF, International Mystery, a Charlie Haden tribute and more


The Inner Sleeve
Alvin Curran on his Canti E Vedute Del Giardino Magnetico and Fiori Chiari, Fiori Oscuri

Epiphanies
A storming Peter Brötzmann set blows novelist Alan Warner away

Soundcheck A–Z

Africa Express
Marc Almond
Aphex Twin
Björk
James Blackshaw
The Blind Shake
Peter Brötzmann/Keiji Haino/Jim O’Rourke
Michael Chapman
Sabisha Friedberg with Peter Edwards
Future Brown
Ghostpoet
Steve Gunn And The Black Twig Pickers
Hanoi Masters
Jojo Hiroshige
Jam City
Jarboe & Helen Money
KFW
Mordant Music
New Vocabulary
Nots
Joanne Robertson
Schneider Kacirek
Senyawa
Shackleton
Sherwood & Pinch
Hideaki Shimada
Shit And Shine
The Silence
Ishmael Wadada Leo Smith & John Tilbury
Rob Smith
Various Starting Gate
Sergei Tcherepnin
Tlaotlon
Venom
André Vida
Ryley Walker
Wiley

David Borden
William S Burroughs
Eyeless In Gaza
The Go-Betweens
Joe McPhee
Elsa Marie Pade
Popol Vuh
Jordan De La Sierra
Soft Machine
Spontaneous Music Ensemble
Sun Ra And His Astro-Infinity Arkestra
Various A Distant Invitation: Street & Ceremonial Recordings From Burma, Cambodia, India, Indonesia, Malaysia And Thailand
Various Charred Remains
Various Folk Music Of The Sahel Vol 1: Niger
Various The Travelling Archive: Folk Music From Bengal: Field Recordings From Bangladesh, India And The Bengali Diaspora
Vox Populi!
Yabby You
Dennis Young

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