The Wire will be in active
attendance at the Club
Transmediale festival in Berlin in February. On 3 February Tony
Herrington will be moderating a panel on
Interface and Instrument Design: How Technology Affects Music
featuring Takuro Mizuta Lippit, Robert Henke, Yutaka Makino and
Christopher Salter. The panel is at 19:00 at the HBC venue. On 4
February, Tony Herrington and Biba Kopf will host the magazine's
weekly show on Resonance FM
live from the festival. Finally, on 5 February The
Wire Sound System will play a late night listening set at
WMF Lounge between 23:00-03:00.
In the meantime, the festival has released the CTM.10 Audio Compilation as a free download. The compilation features tracks by Hildur Gudnadottir, Aoki Takamasa, Guido Möbius, Glass Candy, Etienne Jaumet and Scuba, among others, plus a trailer for the film Making CONTAKT about Richie Hawtin's CONTAKT project.