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About thenewobjective

writer | traveler | sound organizer | contrarian | concerned citizen

SP* Episode 12: MAKING YOURSELF DISAPPEAR – with Alvin Curran [podcast]

And now for the big finale. Alvin Curran has been at the forefront of challenging musical convention for over half a century. His work has pushed back against the institutional stranglehold on culture, encouraging anybody to make music, anywhere and

SP* Episode 12: MAKING YOURSELF DISAPPEAR – with Alvin Curran [podcast]

And now for the big finale. Alvin Curran has been at the forefront of challenging musical convention for over half a century. His work has pushed back against the institutional stranglehold on culture, encouraging anybody to make music, anywhere and

Ten Years of The Tapeworm

This year marks the tenth anniversary of The Tapeworm, the London-based cassette-only label founded by Philip Marshall. In the years since, the label has branched out into The Wormhole, an avenue for experiments with non-tape formats, and The Bookworm, their

Ten Years of The Tapeworm

This year marks the tenth anniversary of The Tapeworm, the London-based cassette-only label founded by Philip Marshall. In the years since, the label has branched out into The Wormhole, an avenue for experiments with non-tape formats, and The Bookworm, their

abo carcassi + demetrio cecchitelli present “Trasparenza” [mix]

To celebrate the release of their split EP 2:2, abo carcassi & halfcastle have assembled Trasparenza, a live mix documenting their shared musical interests and their broader community of friends. Daniele Carcassi (abo carcassi) is a composer, improviser and DJ

abo carcassi + demetrio cecchitelli present “Trasparenza” [mix]

To celebrate the release of their split EP 2:2, abo carcassi & halfcastle have assembled Trasparenza, a live mix documenting their shared musical interests and their broader community of friends. Daniele Carcassi (abo carcassi) is a composer, improviser and DJ

SP* Episode 11: RURAL FUTURISM – with Beatrice Ferrara & Leandro Pisano [podcast]

The Liminaria festival ran for five editions between 2014 and 2018, culminating with a collateral event in Palermo as part of Manifesta 12 (the nomadic European biennial).  Based in the rural territory of Fortore, the frontier between the three regions

SP* Episode 11: RURAL FUTURISM – with Beatrice Ferrara & Leandro Pisano [podcast]

The Liminaria festival ran for five editions between 2014 and 2018, culminating with a collateral event in Palermo as part of Manifesta 12 (the nomadic European biennial).  Based in the rural territory of Fortore, the frontier between the three regions

SP* Episode 10: EXPLAINED SOUNDS – with Raffaele Pezzella [podcast]

Many of our readers responded enthusiastically to the Anthology of Electroacoustic Lebanese music compiled by the Unexplained Sounds Group in 2018. Earlier this year, I reached out to label founder Raffaele Pezzella (Sonolygyst) to discuss his label, his radio show,

SP* Episode 10: EXPLAINED SOUNDS – with Raffaele Pezzella [podcast]

Many of our readers responded enthusiastically to the Anthology of Electroacoustic Lebanese music compiled by the Unexplained Sounds Group in 2018. Earlier this year, I reached out to label founder Raffaele Pezzella (Sonolygyst) to discuss his label, his radio show,

SP* Episode 9: WHO CARES IF YOU DEEP LISTEN? – with Longform Editions [podcast]

Andrew Khedoori of the Preservation label talks about his latest series, Longform Editions, featuring compositions designed to encourage deep listening. Very much organized against the prevailing streaming ecosystem which encourages short tracks and distracted listening, Longform Editions has released 32

SP* Episode 9: WHO CARES IF YOU DEEP LISTEN? – with Longform Editions [podcast]

Andrew Khedoori of the Preservation label talks about his latest series, Longform Editions, featuring compositions designed to encourage deep listening. Very much organized against the prevailing streaming ecosystem which encourages short tracks and distracted listening, Longform Editions has released 32

SP* Episode 8: GREYFADED – with Joseph Branciforte (& Theo Bleckmann) [podcast]

Greyfade is a New York based label founded by Joseph Branciforte, dedicated to releasing high-quality physical and digital album-length works of art. Greyfade’s inaugural release is the aptly titled LP1, a collaboration between Branciforte and the acclaimed vocalist Theo Bleckmann.

SP* Episode 8: GREYFADED – with Joseph Branciforte (& Theo Bleckmann) [podcast]

Greyfade is a New York based label founded by Joseph Branciforte, dedicated to releasing high-quality physical and digital album-length works of art. Greyfade’s inaugural release is the aptly titled LP1, a collaboration between Branciforte and the acclaimed vocalist Theo Bleckmann.