The Wire

The Wire Issue 450

Adventures in Sound and Music

Founded in 1982, The Wire is the world's leading print and online music magazine covering a vast range of global alternative, underground and experimental musics. The Wire celebrates and interrogates the most visionary and inspiring, subversive and radical, marginalised and undervalued musicians on the planet, past and present.

The Wire 450

August 2021

The Wire Tapper 56: A track by track guide  to this issue's free CD

Aaron Dilloway: the US noise artist and Wolf Eyes co-founder talks to Emily Pothast about a career of horror and transformation.

Katalin Ladik: The uncategorisable experimentalist's multi-decade career through confrontational performance pieces, electroacoustic collage, vocal exploration, and more.

Jana Rush: the Chicago house and footwork veteran engages with the history of jazz on her soulful new album for Planet Mu. 

Plus 40+ pages of reviews.