What’s that? You want to know what’s been going in our ears this week, reverberating our cochleas and sending broader vibrations throughout our bodies and by extension our audio-addled souls? That’s a coincidence: here’s this week’s Editor’s Choice.~ Photo: Louise Brailey
Michael Aniser (Contributing Editor)
KK Null – A Page Of Madness
Bleak, exciting and without making any compromises. The bit-tuney stuff in the end leads straight to:
Fatima Al Qadiri – Ghost Raid
I did an interview with Fatima Al Qadiri last year – this track from her upcoming Desert Strike EP is just too good not to be posted.
Moritz Gayard (Online Duty Editor)
FIDLAR – White On White
Man, I gotta admit: I hate guitars. And I love this. Missmatch? Maybe for you. For me this is a goldie:fast forward r.o.c.k…
Erkin Koray – Fesuphanallah (3asy-K Trap Bootleg)
Are you looking for a new hero? May I introduce Erkin Koray, one of the coolest turkish musicians around. Alive and kicking since the Seventies.
AJ Samuels (Senior Print Editor)
Arpanet – Live
Excerpts from a set almost identical to the one I caught 3 weeks ago at ://aboutblank. Longplayer desperately needed.
Non – Turn Me On, Dead Man
NONsense: Boyd Rice famously distinguished himself from Genesis P-Orridge by claiming that he makes noise because he finds it pleasant to listen to, not because it’s confrontational. That’s an interesting lie. Here a taste of the upcoming bubblegum-cacophony off Back To Mono (Mute).
Published October 10, 2012.