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ROOM40

Issue 319

An exclusive interwoven collage from the Antipodean imprint ROOM40 that documents past, present and future sounds. Curated by Lawrence English.

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1 Mike Cooper “Surf Rise At Ko’olau” web.mac.com/cooparia/
2 Chris Abrahams “Black Sand Bay” thenecks.com
3 Greg Davis “Radiance Reveal” autumnrecords.net
4 Janek Schaefer “Coda For John Dankworth” audioh.com
5 Tujiko Noriko/Lawrence English/John Chantler “White Film (Live)” Tujikonoriko.Com
6 Erikm “Austral Vrs Electro Parts.11” erikm.com
7 Philip Samartzis “Toe Class 4” microphonics.org
8 Reinhold Friedl & Michael Vorfeld “Kehre” vorfeld.org, reinhold-friedl.de
9 Matt Rösner “Fallow” pablodali.net
10 I8u “Boson” i8u.com
11 Taylor Deupree "Live In Brisbane" 12k.com
12 Jeph Jerman “NYC Subways” jerman.littleenjoyer.com
13 D.N.E “Cycle”
14 Zane Trow “Initled” maap.org.au/
15 Sebastien Roux “More Songs (Excerpt)”
16 Leighton Craig “Paths And Footprints” kindlingrecords.com
17 Candlesnuffer “Honolulu Gum Music” candlesnuffer.org
18 Xiu Xiu “Sashay Away” xiuxiu.org
19 Robin Fox “Impossible Futures” robinfox.com.au
20 Chihei Hatakeyama “Fkpkc002” chihei.org
21 John Chantler “Stockholm Organ” inventingzero.net
22 Asher “Circling” sourdine.net
23 Grouper “A-D (Excerpt)” myspace.com/grouperrepuorg
24 Pimmon “Limited E Country” myspace.com/pimmon
25 Steinbrüchel “Same” synchron.ch
26 James Webb “Autohagiography (Extract)” theotherjameswebb.com
27 Tim Hecker “Apondalifa (Excerpt)” sunblind.net
28 Ulrich Krieger “Cephei” ulrich-krieger.com
29 Dj Olive “Triage (Redux)” djolive.com
30 Ben Frost “Feeding” ethermachines.com
31 Rafael Anton “Irisarri Path” irisarri.org
32 Tenniscoats “Tasmania: For A Bay” tenniscoats.com

Curated and mixed by Lawrence English lawrenceenglish.com

Room40 is a label and multi-arts organisation based in Brisbane, Australia. Since 2000, ROOM40 has released over 75 high quality editions and multiples in the fields of electronics, improvisation, experimental-pop and sound art. Curated by Lawrence English, the label continues to publish in and around the margins of each of these fields drawing on a diverse roster of both established and emergent sound-makers. ROOM40 also produces numerous events, festivals and exhibitions in Australia and beyond.