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Scanner

Festival

Semibreve

Braga various venues, Portugal

Exhibition

Listen

Frome various venues, UK

Essay

Scanner: Interference Patterns

September 2011

For seven days in May [1995], Liverpool reverberated to the signal of the UK's first experimental radio station. That media-styled 'telephone terrorist', Robin Rimbaud aka Scanner, tuned in. This article was originally published in The Wire 137 (July 1995).

Essay

Collateral Damage: Robin Rimbaud

September 2011

Robin Rimbaud aka Scanner hails the new community spirit of social networking sites that encourage direct communications between artists and listeners.

Tracks

Scanner MP3s

January 2011

Listen to three exclusive tracks from a forthcoming project...