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Scanner's 42 hour radio retrospective

The ever-active Scanner aka Robin Rimbaud is to be the subject of a 42 hour radio retrospective, organised by the US based radio arts collective free103point9. Scanner: A Retrospective In Seven Parts will cover the past two decades of sound artist's voluminous output, with each section themed after a field that he's worked in: Composition, Dance, Film, Installation, Live, Radio I and Radio II.

The programmes go out 3–9 February from midnight to 6am (EST), airing on WGXC 90.7 FM community radio station in Greene and Columbia counties, New York State, and online for those who don't live in the vicinity.

Read a full programme list here.