First major retrospective of multidisciplinary works by Milford Graves — The Wire: Home

Milford Graves: A Mind-Body Deal will run at the Institute of Contemporary Arts Philadelphia from 25 September to 24 JanuaryA major retrospective of multidisciplinary works by the master drummer Milford Graves will open in September at the Institute of Contemporary Arts Philadelphia, in partnership with Ars Nova Workshop. Milford Graves: A Mind-Body Deal explores the…

First major retrospective of multidisciplinary works by Milford Graves — The Wire: Home

‘It was made in Rome…’

‘It was made in Rome, features homosexuals, Lesbians, a wealthy nymphomaniac who makes love in the miserable quarters of a Roman prostitute, an arid intellectual who kills his two innocent children and then himself, effete nobles, aimless artists and writers, and repulsive orgies too sordid to write about.’

Satoko Fujii Orchestra New York ~ Entity — a closer listen

Satoko Fujii has been a presence in avant-garde jazz since the late 1990s. She has released albums prolifically, as a solo pianist, or in duets and ensembles. Her most remarkable achievements have been as leader and composer for big bands. “Satoko Fujii Orchestra” may sound singular, but Berlin, Tokyo, and Kobe are among the flavours […]

Satoko Fujii Orchestra New York ~ Entity — a closer listen

Joseph Stannard presents Adventures In Sound And Music — The Wire: Home

The Wire’s weekly show on Resonance FM. This edition was broadcast on 4 June and featured the sounds of Art Ensemble Of Chicago, Alice Coltrane, Moor Mother, Matthew Shipp, Vibration Black Finger, and moreMoor Mother”This Week”From The Motionless Present (The Vinyl Factory)Vibration Black Finger“Can You See What I’m Trying To Say?”From Can You See What…

Joseph Stannard presents Adventures In Sound And Music — The Wire: Home

The Lighthouse (Robert Eggers, 2019)

‘ O what Protean forms swim up from men’s minds, and melt in hot Promethean plunder, scorching eyes, with divine shames and horror… And casting them down to Davy Jones. The others, still blind, yet in it see all the divine graces and to Fiddler’s Green sent,where no man is suffered to want or toil,but is… Ancient… Mutable and unchanging as the she who girdles ’round the globe. Them’s truth.’