The Wirebender presents Coolness in my Foolishness

This show is in three parts. Firstly DJ smart monkey finds a DJ re-digging some of the artists gathered on the "Night jungalists "tour of Japan tracks playing Audio Active Tracklist kick the bong around Dry and heavy mix via Beat records Love wise Dubwise from the Mighty Massa Children of the Night Little Tempo … Continue reading The Wirebender presents Coolness in my Foolishness

The Wirebender presents Splitting in Two

Word to Simon: The first part of the show features "Tears Dont fall in outta space by Taurus tracker's. Martin from the band was interviewed in a previous show. The New Album "All shook up again in W10 "captures the spirit of Ladbroke Grove,"says Tessa Pollitt (The Slits). Produced by Mick Jones, who also added … Continue reading The Wirebender presents Splitting in Two

The Wirebender presents All shook up at W10

For this show of The Wirebender we got a perfect write-up from Simon Wade, our man in London. "It was a great opportunity to catch up with Martin from Taurus Tracker. I interviewed him at a recent event at the Mau mau bar in London’s Portobello Road. Taurus Tracker began in 2006, when Allison the … Continue reading The Wirebender presents All shook up at W10

The Wirebender presents a show in three parts: Gt Moore, David Harrow and Little Roy

A new show from our man in London, Simon Wade. Interviews, live sessions, electronic dub and a fine new release are the key features of this three part show.   In Simon's words Gt Moores "Utopia" vinyl cut on the Jah Works label is one of my dj staple tracks, always in my box. As … Continue reading The Wirebender presents a show in three parts: Gt Moore, David Harrow and Little Roy

The Wirebender presents Junior Dan – Interview and new album

The new The Wirebender show with an interview and tracks is an excursion into the warm world of Junior Dan, best explained in Simon Wade's words: part 1 “Wise up rise up from your slumber, it is time to make a stand, Wise up rise up from your slumber, are we building bridges to nowhere? … Continue reading The Wirebender presents Junior Dan – Interview and new album

The Wirebender presents The Sonic Trail

Simon Wade, our man in London has compiled a collage that spans from smooth atmospheric music, via a lecture to memories of a holiday in Ireland. In the middle of the show Ian Rawes makes an appearance. He gives a talk on 'How to Find Interesting Sounds.' and plays some examples of such sounds. Ian … Continue reading The Wirebender presents The Sonic Trail

The Wirebender presents – Radio Sutch Original pirate radio and Paper doll house

Now, this is a fine treasure. Our man in london went out crate-digging and found a signed album that told the story of the early pirate days. What better example for Radio On, and how much more encouragement does Adrian need to finally take his rubber boat to the Landwehrkanal and start transmitting form Berlin's … Continue reading The Wirebender presents – Radio Sutch Original pirate radio and Paper doll house

Beyond the Echo chamber -interviews and music with Matt Black of Coldcut

To celebrate the release of Coldcut's new album ‘Outside The Echo Chamber’ (feat. Switch / With You., Lee ‘Scratch’ Perry, Roots Manuva, Ce’Cile, Junior Reid, Toddla T and more), Sounds of the Universe  hosted a soundclash between the original Ninja Tune founders with legendary producer and On-U Sound mastermind, Adrian Sherwood. The Wirebender went along and … Continue reading Beyond the Echo chamber -interviews and music with Matt Black of Coldcut

The Wirebender presents: Interview with Alec Empire

What better way to celebrate the Wirebender’s third birthday with Radio On than an evening out with Ranjan Kumar and Atari Teenage riot? Radio On' s man in the UK caught up with Alec Empire prior to the ATR gig at Under the  Bridge in London. Alec took time out to talk  to Ranjan about his career, ATR … Continue reading The Wirebender presents: Interview with Alec Empire