Black poet, writer, speaker and activist dies in Newark.
On the cover: Scott Walker – In a rare interview, the singer and
composer talks Mike Barnes through his ambitious, brutal and
absurdist new album, Bish Bosch. Inside: Peter
Brötzmann redux, Wyrd sounds from the West Country, Jonas
Mekas, David S Ware, Pinch, the Slowfoot label,
Fontanelle, and much more.
Triple Point are releasing a five LP box set by
the short lived mid-1960s improvising ensemble The New York Art
Quartet, of music recorded between...
ON THE COVER: Iceland's New Horizons - The
ocean-size post-rock of Sigur Rós is detonating a musical volcano
in Iceland's frozen wastes. Rob Young travels to Reykjavik to meet
the group, plus the Kitchen Motors collective and composer Hilmar
FEATURES: Rewind 2000, Invisible Jukebox: Mark E
Smith, Amiri Baraka, David Grubbs, Tangent: Smiling Faces
Sometimes, Jah Wobble's Epiphany, Barbara Morgenstern, Thomas