The Wire

The world's greatest print and online music magazine. Independent since 1982


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The Wire Tapper - CD & download 3 times a year
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Read every issue of The Wire since issue 1 on your computer or tablet, plus get all the downloads in the Below The Radar and Wire Tapper series, plus get special discounts on items in our online shop.

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