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Electronic Explorations

Nick Luscombe hunts down the latest experimental electronic sounds plus sound art, Japanese folk and Caribbean rhythms.

Nick Luscombe tunes his specialist ear to the latest experimental electronic sounds. Featuring emerging Irish producer mcconville, tight edits and bouncy beats from Matmos’ new album devoted to our plastic consumption habit and Stefan Goldmann deconstructs the core parameters of techno.

Breaking up the beats are tracks by British sound artist Viv Corringham who explores people's special relationship with familiar places and traditional Japanese folk meets Caribbean rhythms in the Tokyo based collective Minyo Crusaders.

Produced by Rebecca Gaskell
A Reduced Listening production for BBC Radio 3

1 hour, 30 minutes

Music Played

  • Minyo Crusaders

    Kushimoto Bushi

    • Echoes Of Japan.
    • P-Vine Records ‎.
  • mcconville

    technicoloursupersong

    • mcconville EP.
    • Apollo Records.
  • Viv Corringham

    8 am

    • On The Hour In The Woods.
    • Farpoint Recordings ‎.
  • Housewives

    Beneath The Glass

    • Twilight Splendour.
    • Blank Editions.
  • Steve Dalachinsky & Pete M Wyer

    Insomnia Poems

    • Insomnia Poems.
  • Haydn Douet Lukies

    G&D

  • Ross Blake

    Ages

  • DVEC

    Futile Chaos (Original Mix)

    • Everybody's Talking, Nobody's Listening.
    • jynnji.
  • Atomic

    Pet Variations / Pet Sounds

    • Pet Variations.
    • Odin.
  • Stefan Goldmann

    Zahir

    • Tacit Script.
    • Macro Recordings.
  • Dub Mentor

    Lake (X Version) (feat. Anna Domino)

    • Lake.
    • EnT-T.
  • Matmos

    Collapse Of The Fourth Kingdom

    • Plastic Anniversary.
    • Thrill Jockey.
  • Maja Ratkje

    Sjå, Åmioda - og ikke en lyd kom mig fra strupen

    • Sult.
    • Rune Grammofon.
  • Ultramarine

    Elsewhere

    • Signals Into Space.
    • Les Disques Du Crépuscule.
  • Daniel Herskedal

    The Lighthouse

    • Voyage.
    • Edition Records.

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