Adrian Shephard and Rinus van Alebeek, the concierges of Radio On, have finally achieved what they've always wished for. They have landed in the future. It is a grim future. The corona virus has been around for many years now. Towns depopulate. People die in the streets. Gangs control the neighbourhoods and have monopolised food … Continue reading Radio On, out of it – week 251: Sirens all around us
An intermezzo that starts with some thoughts on cassette cases from recycled plastic and how to submit your tape. The scent of Lilac has changed Berlin. Adventures in a supermarket, danger at the metro station: life behind the mask. Check the schedule for broadcast hours Please get in touch if you like to present your … Continue reading Radio On (out of it) – Life behind the mask
Week 109: The lockdown continues. People think of one thing only: the future. How will life continue once the virus has returned to the asteroids? Shephard and van Alebeek take a stroll, sit down on a park bench, surrounded by blossoming trees. They talk about the future. What changes will it bring? Will the rich … Continue reading Radio On – The future plan (out of it)
In the first months of the year 2020 a virus raged around the world. People died. People were at risk. Governments worked together with experts. Newspapers filled their pages with the subject. People lived in quarantaine. It was forbidden to meet in groups of three and more. Everybody should keep distance. Adrian Shephard and Rinus … Continue reading Radio On Outside – Conversations
Adrian Shephard and Rinus van Alebeek got to together on one of the last virus-free days of the century. They discussed the C-crisis, and came up with suggestions for the post-C-era. They also discussed yoghurt and the taste of it. The reviews brought them to different places such as submarine cottages, Marguerite Duras and wrought … Continue reading The Tape Review Show – Chandor Gloomy, Snare Rush zine, Hibylo, Yoshiwaku, Shangorilla Records
The audio reports 'letter from Berlin' are directly recorded on tape with a handheld walkman. In this episode: a walk in Brussels, guest appearance by Marcin Barski talking about the whiteness of the city, Victor Hugo, a stopover in Cologne, John of Leiden. The quality of the tape added an unexpected quality to the recordings; … Continue reading Rinus van Alebeek – Letter from Berlin
Stories told by Adrian Shephard and Rinus van Alebeek about potatoes or/and Boris Johnson, a description of a visit to a pub in a tiny village in Cornwall on a stormy evening, what to do at Kottbusser Tor in Berlin, an extended synopsis of a movie about Adrian's coming of age, with lots of details, … Continue reading The Tape Review Show – Snare Rush zine, Dregs of Zen, Hannya White, Grey Frequency
The audio reports 'letter from Berlin' are directly recorded on tape with a handheld walkman. In this episode: a bicycle ride from Berlin Tempelhof to Festsaal Kreuzberg, impressions and excerpts from John Cooper Clarke's live performance.
The audio reports 'letter from Berlin' are directly recorded on tape with a handheld walkman. In this episode: a trainride from Berlin to Amsterdam, sounds from Amsterdam and from Heerlen, domestic and non-domestic sounds from Berlin and a few words by John Cooper Clarke.