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September issue: Excess All Areas on sale now

The Wire’s writers explore instances in modern music where too much is exactly the right amount. Plus, Gilles Peterson, Daniel Blumberg, Sarathy Korwar, 100s of reviews and more

Tracks

Office Ambience 427

Office Ambience 427

Listen to a selection of tracks from releases we listened to during the making of our September 2019 issue

Interview

Forever in the present: an interview with Reynols

Forever in the present: an interview with Reynols

Following their first live performance with a full line-up since 2003, the Argentine trio of Alan Courtis, Rob Conlazo and Miguel Tomasín tell Hernan Muleiro about their latest CD box set, how they met Pauline Oliveros, and what they want for Christmas

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Joe Rigby RIP

Saxophonist and educator Rigby worked with Milford Graves, Don Pullen and Arthur Doyle, among other projects

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Ras G has died

Much loved producer on the Los Angeles beats scene has died at the age of 39

Essay

An audience of six in Chengdu

An audience of six in Chengdu

Noisemakers are being used as guinea pigs to test new art spaces. It won’t last, predicts musician, artist and Wire contributor Yan Jun after a poorly attended gig in the capital of southwestern China’s Sichuan province

Tracks

Office Ambience 426

Office Ambience 426

Listen to a selection of tracks from releases we listened to during the making of The Wire August 2019 issue