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Gallery: Anne Bean: Self Etc

April 2019

Check out a selection of images from a new monograph documenting the work of installation, sound and performance artist Anne Bean


Gallery: Ghostnotes: Music Of The Unplayed

September 2017

Ghostnotes is hiphop photographer B+'s mid-career retrospective, featuring over 200 images of hiphop artists and those that influenced them. Check out a selection of images from the book


Gallery: A History Of The Wire In Musicians’ Letters

May 2017

To celebrate our 400th issue, Derek Walmsley trawls through 35 years of insightful, inciteful and even infightful correspondence from musicians in our monthly Letters page, whose gladiatorial appeal is described by David Keenan in an essay for The Wire 400.


Gallery: Jacques Brodier

January 2017

View a selection of unpublished artwork by the French musician, visual artist and inventor whose latest album was released by Penultimate Press