On The Cover: Tony Conrad. Without the Buffalo
violinist there would have been no Velvet Underground. Richard
Henderson meets the Minimalist drone king who discovered a whole
new musical universe in a single note
Features: The Primer: Captain Beefheart, Phuture,
The Creators, David Thomas's Jukebox, Charles Bullen, The Pastels,
Death Songs, Global Ear: Siberia, Jan Kopinski, Loren Mazzacane
Connors, The Secret History of Film Music
Read at Exact Editions
Hear a selection of tracks by Connors from
his new release
Watch an exclusive extract from Carl Theodor Dreyer's 1928 silent classic The Passion Of Joan Of Arc, rereleased on DVD in November with a soundtrack by Loren Connors. The Passion Of Joan Of Arc is reviewed by Nina Power in The Wire 346.
Three books will be launched this Friday by
Cravan . C'est La Guerre is a collection of Byron
Coley's early writings from 1978–1983,...
Sean McCann's Recital label is reissuing Loren Connors's 1999 cassette release