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Inside The Wire 408 | February 2018

24 Bokeh Versions Miles Opland’s Bristol label is building a reputation as a major dub laboratory via releases from Seekersinternational, Jay Glass Dubs and others. By Chal Ravens

26 Konstrukt Turkish cosmic surfers and prolific collaborators Umut Çağlar and Korhan Futacı reach beyond borders to find freedom in the Erdoğan era. By Nick Hobbs

30 Ceramic Hobs A new compilation illuminates the 30 year plus career of Simon Morris’s Blackpool based DIY institution. By Phil England ig)

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Versions); Ahmet Unver ( Konstrukt); Guy Bo ira ( Bokeh ibe

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36 Shabaka Hutchings Across numerous groups and collaborations and drawing on movements from hard bop to space rock, the saxophonist and bandleader is helping to reshape London’s jazz scene. By Francis Gooding

4 Masthead 6 Letters 8 Bitstream

News and more from under the radar 17 Unofficial Channels Sonic Genealogies 42 Charts The Office Ambience and other playlists 83 Out There Festivals, concerts, gigs and club listings

88 Subscribe Print, digital, downloads and CDs

Bites

10 Geng The PTP founder reveals his cathartic new project King Vision Ultra. By Joseph Stannard 12 Sarah Davachi The Canadian synthesist needs a little space. By Stewart Smith 14 Philip Vermeulen Boem time is here for the Dutch artist. By

Robert Barry 16 Lanark Artefax The techno cult of Calum MacRae. By Claire

Sawers Global Ear 18 Manila Microscenes in the Philippines. By Aki Onda Invisible Jukebox 20 Ashley Paul Will the London based multi-instrumentalist get lost in the shadows of The Wire’s mystery record selection? Tested by Frances Morgan 66 The Inner Sleeve Bernard Stein on Maurice Ravel’s Les Deux

Concertos Pour Piano 90 Epiphanies

Nadah El Shazly on Mounira Al-Mahdeya

43 Reviews Index

44 Soundcheck New vinyl, CDs, downloads and streams, plus reissues and specialist columns, including: 45 Equiknoxx Weird science. By Dan Barrow 49 We Out Here Modern gloss. By Joe Muggs 54 John Carroll Kirby/ Monster Rally/Jonny Nash &

Lindsay Todd Exotic fruits. By Claire Sawers 63 Hy Maya Pre Ubu. By Byron Coley 67 Print Run New music books: Earle Brown, Lou Reed, rave,

bass, and more 69 On Screen New films and DVDs: Mathieu Amalric’s Zorn

2010–2017 70 On Location Recent festivals, gigs and clubs: The Ecstatic

Music Of Alice Coltrane Turiyasangitananda, Pharoah Sanders Quartet, Pere Ubu, London Contemporary Music Festival, and more 74 On Site Recent exhibitions and performances: Terre

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