Adrian Shephard and Simon Wade talk with Jill Newman about Berlin 1980, Ziggy, Iggy and much more

Simon Wade, in Berlin on a visit and Adrian Shephard talked in our Radio On studio with their long time friend Jill Newman. The starting point of the talk is the Berlin connection. Jill came to Berlin in 1980 as a young au-pair girl. She was hosted by a family who lived in a house … Continue reading Adrian Shephard and Simon Wade talk with Jill Newman about Berlin 1980, Ziggy, Iggy and much more

The Wirebender presents Wide Awake

Simon Wade aka The Wirebender joined Radio On a couple of years ago. In his first programs he showcased works from On U Sound sources, the label of Adrian Sherwood. After a short while he discovered the joys of radiomaking even more, up to a point that he's almost a station of his own. Readings, … Continue reading The Wirebender presents Wide Awake

Carmen Weisskopf – Bots rush in

Carmen Weisskopf is a member of the !Mediengruppe Bitnik (read - the not mediengruppe bitnik). !Read or Read about them here. And there you can also read: "In early 2013 !Mediengruppe Bitnik sent a parcel to WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange at the Ecuadorian embassy. The parcel contained a camera which broadcast its journey through the postal system … Continue reading Carmen Weisskopf – Bots rush in

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

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. … Continue reading The Wirebender presents Ghetto Priest special by David Asher, part two

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 … Continue reading The Wirebender presents Ghetto Priest special by David Asher

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 … Continue reading The Wirebender presents The Strummerville a Go Go Show

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 … Continue reading The Wirebender presents Lee Scratch Perry and Vision of Paradise