Category Archives: RadioPhonics

Rinus van Alebeek – Tapes and (less) Talks from the Mulinen Studio – Elevator for the Death

In the picture, Rinus van Alebeek (me, left with hat and micro-microphone) and Raub Roy in the elevator for the death in the Chapel of the Chimes -Mountain View Cemetery in Oakland. A small part of the recordings you hear in this episode of Tapes and Talks were made there, while I was walking around, reading out the names. This show doesnot offer straight forward location recordings, though there are some (from the Praga neighbourhood in Warsaw, or from around the corner here in Capo Vaticano), I also played parts…

Antonio Mainenti – My Grandfather was an Alien

Our friend from Pavia in north Italy Antonio Mainenti has prepared a program to celebrate the 100th birthday of Sun Ra. In his own words,that will give a bit of an impression how his Italo-english sounds like (to me an extra sonic quality of his programs) he will explain what you can ecpect in his one hour program which will be broadcasted So says Antonio: “My Grandfather was a DJ and happy Sun Ra (for the centenary of the birth of Sun Ra)” clips: Invasion of the Body Snatchers Pod…

Lepke B – Elvis Christmas

Lepke B has been on our Radio a few times now. You can hear him talk about the 60s in England in coversation with Mrs Shephard. The Wirebender featured a live show by him. Lepke B. works with old and found CDs. A perfect ear, and a hideously omnilogic memory of pop tunes, he mixes, cuts, collages, loops with such remarkable ease that you get the impression the songs have finally reached their final destination. In this special show for Radio On Lepke B turns Elvis Christmas songs into the…

BEHAVE! Lounge Music for the Post-Nuclear Generation

Shephard & Van Alebeek set off for maybe the most experimental show radio can offer nowadays. You can join in on an attempt to create a collective laboratory for the post-nuclear notion. BEHAVE! Lounge Music for the Post Nuclear Generation is an improvised essay , a narration, a thought process. But it is also a program in which long pieces of music are played and considered to be the carriers of the post nuclear notion. BEHAVE! Lounge Music for the Post Nuclear Generation starts from the idea that the first…