Cassettes and other audio carriers that arrive in the post get played and discussed on our The Tape Review Show. On one such occasion we played and discussed the works submitted by Hannya White. While listening ( =Rinus van Alebeek) decided to ask Hannya if she would like to have her tracks released by staaltape. … Continue reading Hannya White – Wanna See
At some point in the show the act of sneezing will be explained in depth, and the conclusion is: You're timeless when you sneeze. Recorded on the first day of springtime 2020 in Berlin Adrian Shephard and Rinus van Alebeek talk about the C-situation in Berlin, a free-associative flow of thoughts that includes observations, analyses, … Continue reading The Tape Review Show – Lonktaar recordings, whereiswave?, Muzan Editions
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
Adrian Shephard and Rinus van Alebeek return for a new edition of The Tape Review Show. Maybe there is a special guest in the studio. For sure there will be a couple of new tapes that will be played and discussed. No idea if we can avoid the C-word. Tune in here or choose your … Continue reading Today, Sunday 8. March at 8pm Berlin Time – Live Radio Show
Do you need compost. Suzi could not answer truthfully. In the next scene Mr Lee plants a devil bat in your brain. I keep a screwdriver in the porch. Tony stands up stumbles falls over gasping and clawing at the floor. Mole Thirteen fades out. I like your armour plating but your eyes are dead. … Continue reading Dai Coelacanth – Radiators of the Grub Pocket
Daphne collects old pieces of paper she is specifically interested in the quality of the dirt. On the dirtiest pieces she writes her scripts. Sometimes it is impossible to make out everything she has written. None of the actors complain. Mr Lee told her that he only needs to touch the paper to know what … Continue reading Dai Coelacanth – Paranoia is a wonderful pie filling
The audio reports 'letter from Berlin' are directly recorded on tape with a handheld walkman. In this episode: a metro ride to Kottbusser Tor, a disappointing visit to West Germany and what is posh-modernism. Excerpts from performances by Elvn Brandhi, Silver Waves and Moor Mother.
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 landlady gets drunk in the afternoon and watches old cop shows. What does the colonel do? he’s dead wood get rid of him. And Keith? I wish you had stolen his brain earlier. His brain, we’ve got it in a bucket it’s still alive. It’s useless.