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Inside The Wire 366 | August 2014

26 Lee Gamble The London producer hacks into the structures of reality to play games with distance and scale in sound.By Rory Gibb

32 St Vincent The Tulsa born guitarist and songwriter’s restless anxiety derails and undermines conventional songforms. By Joseph Stannard

38 Trevor Wishart The Yorkshire electronic music pioneer and vocal improvisor dreams up sonic theatres that channel the will of the people. By Andy Hamilton ichaelSchmelling byM


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Leon ishart) 4 The Wire Tapper 35 Your track by track guide to this month’s free CD 6 Masthead 8 Letters 10 Bitstream News and more from under the radar 11 Trip Or Squeek Cartoon strip by Savage Pencil 17 Unofficial Channels

Sakari Shorts 46 Charts The Office Ambience and other playlists 89 Out There Festivals, concerts, gigs and club listings

96 Subscribe Print, digital, downloads and CDs

Bites 12 Filastine The globe trotting beat-maker harnesses the sound of protest. By Robert Barry 14 Günter Schickert

The veteran krautrock guitarist channels the dark side of life into resurrected trio Ziguri. By Keith Moliné 16 Huddersfield sound systems A new book tells the story of the Yorkshire town’s sound systems. By Steve Barker 18 Collateral Damage Crowdsourced music creates the facade of community but only serves to divide composers and listeners. By Emily Bick

Cross Platform 20 Sue Tompkins Pop lyricism and mundane chatter provide the vocabulary for the UK artist’s dense word games. By Julian Cowley Invisible Jukebox 22 Bernie Krause

The field recordist and Moog pioneer adapts to the habitat of The Wire’s mystery record selection. By Frances Morgan 71 The Inner Sleeve Jenny Hval on Masayoshi Sukita’s portrait of

David Bowie 98 Epiphanies Wire’s Graham Lewis becomes a modern composer by vandalising a flexi disc

47 Reviews Index 48 Soundcheck New vinyl, CDs, downloads and streams, plus reissues and specialist columns, including: 50 Shabazz Palaces Offworld lyrics. By Hua Hsu 53 Chrome Rock ’n’ roll armageddon. By David Keenan 57 CeReNeM

Outside the academy. By Philip Clark 68 The Tabu Records Box Set The R&B novelty factory. By Greg Tate 72 Print Run New music books: two chronicles of record collecting, a study of pan-African modern music, plus:

72 Ghosts Of My Life Mark Fisher’s blog memories. By Dan Barrow 75 On Screen New films and DVDs: Bunny ‘Striker’ Lee and

Detroit hiphop 76 On Site Recent exhibitions: Exploit.zzxjoanw.Gen audio magazine

77 On Location Recent festivals, gigs and clubs: Tree, Donau

Festival, Electron, plus:

78 Celebrate Ornette! A harmolodic hoedown. By Howard Mandel

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