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Coming Soon, Coverage of Disruption Network Lab conference on Bots, as part of the AND-festival in London

All through the year 2015 Radio On has covered the conferences that were organised by Disruption Network Lab. The talks and discussions, held at Kunstquartier Bethanien in Berlin, are still scheduled on our radio. On 15. April Disruption Network Lab will set up a new conference, curated by Tatiana Bazzichelli. It is part of the AND festival in London. As soon as we get the audio, we will start working on the editing, and get it out to you. Our special reporter Simon Wade will be en lieu and provide…

The Wirebender presents Ghetto Priest special by David Asher, part two

Part two of a masterly mixed show by David Asher. It starts of smooth and mellow, almost suitable to hear in the background when you drink your latte, and then, halfway it becomes steaming and militant. At one point you will hear mention of the year 1868. You can start your research on that, here. Says Simon Wade The Wirebender hosted by guest Detroit’s David Asher Presents Part two of a three part special featuring the music of Ghetto Priest. Ghetto Priest aka Squidz is one of the most flamboyant,…

The Wirebender presents Ghetto Priest special by David Asher

    “The Wirebender presents part one of a three part special. David Asher from Detroit has compiled the first artist feature of the year: Ghetto Priest. David will showcase Ghetto Priest’s work with On-U Sound Records, Asian Dub Foundation  and all of the aspects of his diverse and collaborative musical mayhem, including rare and unreleased tracks provided by On U Sound mastermind Adrian Maxwell Sherwood and Ghetto Priest.” Some words on Ghetto Priest “With On-U Sound’s revival in the early 00s, both live and on record, came a new figurehead…

The Wirebender presents The Strummerville a Go Go Show

Simon Wade is the man behind The Wirebender. His shows focus on sounds from Adrian Sherwood’s vast archive, on readings and book presentations, the post-punk dub era and how it reaches into the present time. His latest is a focus on a project by The Joe Strummer Foundation. Word to Simon Strummerville is the organisation set up by Joe strummers family and friends after his passing in 2002. Strummerville promotes and cultivates young people within music from London to Sirerra Leone . I’ve been lucky to have organised shows with…

The Wirebender presents Lee Scratch Perry and Vision of Paradise

Volker Schaner made a movie about Lee Scratch Perry, Vision of Paradise. You can read here why he did so and what kind of movie it became. You can watch the movie here. But now that you are H E R E with us on Radio On, please know that we can give you even a bit more thanks to our man in London, Simon Wade. In his program The Wirebender he presents three blocks dedicated to the movie. Question and Answer time after the presentation of the movie at…

The Wirebender presents- On The Mix -with 1000000 fuzztone guitars, Dub Syndicate, Oyasumi and Dj Smart Monkey

The Wirebender is a series of programs that presents works from the archives of Adrian Sherwood’s On-U Sound, moments from the post punk era as well as contemporary events such as exhibitions, readings, interviews or book presentations. The new program that premiers on Monday 22. June 21:00-23:00BerlinTime is divided into various parts. Word to Simon Wade DUB SYNDICATE ­ Hard Food This October, Lincoln Valentine Style Scott was murdered in his house in Manchester, Jamaica. He was 58 years old. The work on “Hard Food”, the first album released by…

The Wirebender presents Hotel Elephant.

A new show by the Wirebender. Here’s what you can expect. Word to Simon Wade “The show was recorded mainly at Hotel Elephant, an Artist studios gallery and events space in South London. The show has interviews and recordings with sound artists Ewa Justka and Ben Kelly. Ben and Ewa are from the BA Sound Arts & Design at London College of Communication.These recordings were part of the final year degree show performances at the exhibition last summer. Meet Eva   Meet Ben on website and on twitter The show…

The Wirebender presents: Late Night Endless

Friday 20. February 19:30-21:00 BerlinTime marks the premiere broadcast of the wirebender’s new program. Word to Simon: “The Wirebender presents David Asher and the Sounds of Sherwood Part 2. Adrian Sherwood’s remixes cover a huge range of artists ranging from reggae through to industrial rock and dance spanning three decades.” “The second part of this program is part two of a series, Adrian Sherwood’s “Outside Productions”. These projects are mostly (with one exception) mixes done “for hire” and as such were not released through his On-U Sound imprint.” David Asher…