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INTERVIEWS

music noteAcid Mothers Temple
The outest in Japanese psych

music noteJohn Acquaviva
Making DJ'ing an artform?

music noteKing Sunny Ade
King of Juju music

music note Afrika Bambaataa
The Godfather raps

music note Agitation Free
Komische legends

music noteAir Liquide
Dr. Walker is in

music note Viv Albertine
Slits solo

music note Terry Allen
Panhandle multi-media

music note Alternative TV
Mark Perry's action, time & vision
 

music note Amon Duul II
Komische legends- John Weinzierl speaks

music note Oren Ambarchi
The guitar explorer

music note Angels of Light
Michael Gira confesses again

music note Angry Somoans
Punk's REALLY BAD boys

music note Antietam
Tara Key talks art & academics

music note Antlered Man
Savage, primal indie noise

music note Giovanni Antognozzi
Italian underground music maven

music note Aphex Twin
A kinder, gentler Mr. James

music note Archers of Loaf
Greatest of all time?

music note Ron Asheton
Revenge of the Stooges' guitarist

music note Robert Ashley
Modern (TV) opera master

music note Ass Ponys
Chuck Cleaver reminisces

music note Kevin Ayers
Cantebury tales

music note Kevin Ayers
Fairground adventures

music note Aidan Baker
Ambient master

music note Lester Bangs
The final interview

music note Llorenc Barber
Avant garde bells of Spain

music note Barclay James Harvest
Robert John Godfrey speaks

music note Devandra Banhart
Interview about 'freak folk'

music note The Bats
Robert Scott's belfry

music note John Leighton Beezer
Improv guitar & web visionary

music note Belltowers
Folk-rock lives!

music note David Behrman
Electronic music pioneer

music note Tim Berne
The Miniature Big Satan

music note Larry Beckett
Tim Buckley's songwriting partner

music note Bevis Frond
Men of the Moment

music note Big Brother/Holding Co.
Sam Andrew interview

music note Big Star
Jody Stephens tells all

music note Birchville Cat Motel
Black Flag plays Music for Airports

music note Martin Bisi
Brooklyn wolf isn't just a producer

music note Olivia Block
Enviro-sounds & field recordings 

music note Rory Block
The soul of acoustic blues

music note Blue Cheer
Still shronking

music note Blue Coupe
Alice Cooper Band Meets BOC

music note The Bonde
Next big thing tells all

music note Borbetomagus
Jim Sauter blows it

music note Bonzo Dog Band
Lovely Brit loonies 

music note The Boogers
Punk music for the kiddies

music note Scott Booker
Flaming Lips manager schools 

music note Boy Eats Drum Machine
Turntablism & vinyl culture 

music note Bratmobile
Grrl power lives 

music note Vashti Bunyan
Folkie whose time has finally come 

music note Burning Spear
The spiritual rootsman of reggae

music note RL Burnside
Bad-ass blues

music noteNick Cain
New Zealand noise

music noteJohn Cale
The legendary Hobosapien

music noteCamera Obscura
Aussie label is psyched

music noteNeil Campbell
Makes a noiseful joy

music noteNini Camps
Miami/NYC slide guitar troubador

music noteMarc Cantlin
Jazz funk weirdness

music noteJoe Carducci
Rock & the Pop Narcotic '99

music noteCargoe
Power pop cult returns

music noteCaribou
Secrets of Folktronica

music noteDaniel Carlson
Dreamy pop from a Carpenters' fan

music noteCarlton Melton
Cali drones & domes

music noteNeko Case
Thrice All American

music noteExene Cervenka
X frontwoman solo

music noteChanging Horses
Dramatic English folk(ie)s

music noteSharon Cheslow
Punk author & zinester

music noteThe Chills
Stand by for Martin Phillipps

music noteChorchazade
Gorgeous rock weirdness

music noteRobert Christgau
Talkin' Post-Modern Blues

music noteChubbies
American Swagger

music note Chuck D
Public Enemy goes online

music note Clinic
The only British band which matters?

music note The Clovers
Doo-wop legends

music noteColdcut
Turntable terrorists

music noteByron Coley
Forcing his exposure

music noteCommon Prayer
How the Mundane Became Psychedelic

music noteCopernicus
Visionary? Seer? Madman?

music noteChris Corsano
A drummer's free form world

music noteJonathan Coulton
Not your average (indie) rockstar

music noteCosey Fanni Tutti
The return of the Wrecker of Civilization

music noteKevin Coyne
His case history in living black & white

music noteCrass
Anarchy in the UK

music noteCrime
San Fran punk outlaws

music noteCul de Sac
Epiphanies from Glenn Jones

music note Chris Cutler
ReR/Recommended chief & more

music note Holger Czukay
the Can man

music note Matt De Gennaro and Alastair Galbraith
Wired for sound

music noteDelta 5
Ros Allen minds her business

music noteDelta Rhythm Boys
The daddies of doo-wop? 

music note Brian Dewan
artist/musician/Kangeroo fan

music note DJ Spooky
The master of illbient

music note Dictators
Andy Shernoff dictates

music note Jim Dickinson
Dixie Fried tales of Stones, Dylan

music note Die Kreuzen
Spirit of Milwaukee

music note Dion
...gets the blues

music note Dirty Three
Instrumentally Aussie

music note DJ Dus
Cumbia turntablist

music note The Dodos
Arty pop as freak folk

music note John Doe
Ex-X mines the blues

music note The Donnas
Still Rock and Roll machines

music note Bob Drake
From avant to gangsta rap

music note Dream Theater
When dreams and corporations unite

music note Drive-By Truckers
Dirty south revealed

music note Kevin Drumm
New levels of guitaristics

music note Chuck Dukowski
Former Blag Flag

music note Iancu Dumitrescu
Romanian phenomenology

music note Dominic Duval
The Sound of the Birds

music note The Earons
Mystery Dance revealed

music note Easter
Manchester drone power

music note East River Pipe
Real pop underground

music note Heather Eatman
Real life singer/songwriter

music note Heather Eatman
Her further adventures

music note Einstruzende Neubauten
Alexander Hacke speaks

music note Mark Eitzel
American Music Club's Divisible Man 

music note Electrelane
Sensitive feminist rock

music note Leif Elggren
The artistry of sound art

music note Nancy Elizabeth
UK folk tales

music note Eric and the Norsemen
Garage Rock from the Icy North

music note Essential Logic

music note Eurock
Prog-rock magazine/radio
The return of Lora Logic

music note The Ex
Dutch punk treats

music note The Ex
Another anarchist interrogation

music note Exene
X marks her spot- 2 interviews

music note John Fahey
Revenant & accounted for

music note Faith & the Muse
Cinematic dark rock

music note Larry Fast
Following the electron path

music note Mick Farren
Still a deviant

music note The Feelies
A great band that never went away

music note Danny Fields
Stooges/MC5/Ramones patron

music note Flamin' Groovies
Cyril Jordan speaks

music note Flash
In & out of the commercial pan

music note Foetus
Jim Thirwell gets pre-natal

music noteRobert Forster
School/Groove/Prose

music note Dallas Frazier
Country-soul

music note Robert Fripp
The King of Crimson

music note Simon Frith
Pop music philosophy

music note Fugazi
Ian straight up

music note The Fugs
Beat generation rock stars

music noteGang of Four
Andy Gill confesses 

music noteKyle Gann
Chronicler & creator of modern classical 

music note Charles Gayle
Shakes the Clown gets religion 

music note Michael Gira
Young God and Swan 

music note Githead
Wire/Scanner collaboration 

music note Gizmos
Midwest punk origins 

music note Danny Goldberg
Manager's perspective 

music note Marshall Grant
Johnny Cash's bass man

music note Dick Griffin
Trombone extraordinaire

music note The Grifters
Memphis blues again

music noteDavid Grubbs
Solo life after Gastr

music noteHalf Japanese
The band that would be king

music noteTom T. Hall
The storyteller tells his story

music note Butch Hancock
Cosmic cowboy

music note Wayne Hancock
He's a honky-tonk man

music note Peter Hammill
Van Der and beyond

music note Jody Harris
Contortions/Raybeats

music note Grant Hart
Post-Du interview

music note Grant Hart
Post-Du interview, Part Deux

music note Jon Hassell
It's a fourth world after all

music noteTahoma Hauptman
Northwest Jazz Math

music noteCharles Hayward
This heated interrogation

music noteJoseph Hazelwood
From blues to old-timey

music note Tom Heasley
True tales of ambient tuba

music note Richard Hell
The original punk poet

music note Kristin Hersh
Once a Muse, now a 50 Ft Wave

music note Richard X. Heyman
Wacky interview

music note Gary Higgins
Psychedelic re-emergence

music note Tony Hill
High Tide for a psych legend

music note Teenie Hodges
Hi Rhythm ace speaks

music note Randy Holden
'60's Great Lost Guitar Hero?
 

music note Jake Holmes
Dazed and confused: the saga 

music note Peter Holsapple
A Continental Drift from the dB's

music note William Hooker
Master drummer
 

music note Hot Hot Heat
Victoria's best kept secret (no longer)

music note Andy Hummel
Life after Big Star

music note Michael Hurley
Calling Doc Snock

music note Icarus Line
L.A. Post-Hardcore Blues

music note Ipecac
Mike Patton's wooly label

music noteGregory Jacobsen
Crazed art, crazed music 

music note Bert Jansch
Post-Pentangle

music note Joseph Jarman
Martial Arts Ensmeble?

music note Jennifer Gentle
Italy exports drone-rock 

music note David Johansen
Of Dolls and Pointdexter

music note Linton Kwesi Johnson
Thoughts of the dub poet

music note JP Jones
Folkie legend not LedZep

music note Phillip Johnston
Microscopic interview

music note Joy of Cooking
women rock in the '70's

music note Jeff Jupiter
Tales of an Austin DJ

music note Kalahari Surfers
South African protest

music note Eyvind Kang
Violinist gets political & philosophical

music note Kevin Kastning
Classical hybrid acoustic guitar

music note Kevin Kastning, Part II
Guitar techniques & philosophy

music note Lenny Kaye
CBGB reminiscing

music note Tim Kerr
Austin's Big Boys

music note Kill Rock Stars
Punk/grrl herstory

music note Kleenex/Liliput
Swiss misses

music note Terry Knight
Grand Funk man

music note Jon Langford
Indie gadfly interrogated

music note Last Harbour
Sad, beautiful music with tragedy

music note Last Poets
The original rappers

music note Legendary Pink Dots
Ka-Spel's chemical playschool

music note Keith Levene
Return of a Public Image

music note Alan Licht
Guitar and pen

music note Tiffany Lin
Prepared pianos & toy pianos

music note Arto Lindsay
Shronk and samba

music noteRichard Lloyd
Tune in for the interview

music noteLonelady
Femme post-punk revival

music noteRoy Loney
Still flamin' and groovy

music noteLo Pro
Hard Rock Heaven

music note Loud Family
Scott Miller's Crossing

music note Lene Lovich
New wave icon

music noteLydia Lunch
Dr. Lunch's cure for happiness

music noteJohn Lurie
Post-Lounge Lizards

music noteTeo Macero
Using the studio as instrument

music noteBryan MacLean
The Love man's last interview 

music note Magazine
Devoto tells all

music note Barbara Manning
From slugger to firewoman

music note Michael Mantler
Trumpeter, bandleader, composer

music note Marah
Philly boys make good

music note Christian Marclay
Lo-fi wheels of steel

music note Greil Marcus
Rocky politics

music note Greil Marcus II
Folklore and politics

music note Ingram Marshall
Electronic music, no tropes 

music note Carolyne Mas
Guitar-toting & bad timing 

music note Martha and the Muffin
Echoes of "Echo Beach"

music note Master Musicians of Jajouka
The end of the 4000-year rock band?

music note Matmos
Found sound & electronics

music note Albert Maysles
Stones documentarian

music note Michael Patrick MacDonald
Activist/punk/leader

music note Skip McDonald
Rap 'n' blues 'n' dub

music note Kate McGarrigle
Sister Kate 70's interview

music note Anna McGarrigle
70's interview- folkie legend

music note James McMurty
Hard times explained by gritty songwriter

music note The Mekons
Those fun-lovin' anarchists

music note Richard Meltzer
Little Richard and the Greek philosophers

music note Merzbow
The art of noise

music note Kenny Millions
Loft jazz lives

music note Mission of Burma
Post-punk legends

music note Kenny Millions
Loft jazz lives

music note Isaiah Mitchell
Raucous, unabashed psych

music note Moby
Techno, punk and some opinions

music note Momus
Electro-pop prankster

music note Roy Montgomery
Have guitar, will travel

music note Robert Moog
His world of synthesizers

music note Moondog
Swingin' counterpoint

music note Mooney Suzuki
Garagers dating yr daughters?

music note R. Stevie Moore
Do-It-Yourself till you bleed

music note Ikue Mori
Funky drummer machine

music note Morphogenesis
New dimensions in experimental music

music note Mudcrutch
Tom Petty's original band

music note Mudhoney
Seattle brewed talk with Mark Arm

music note My Bloody Valentine
Loveless era interview

music note My Dad Is Dead
Mark Edwards reflects

music note Toshimaru Nakamura
Sound student of the mixing board

music note Negativland
True or false questionnaire

music note Colin Newman
Beyond Wire...

music note Phill Niblock
Soundscapist, label and festival head

music note Tiki Obmar
Glitch-rock upstarts

music note Babatunde Olatunji
Talks about love and drums

music note Andrew Loog Oldham
Stones manager speaks

music note Olly the Octopus
UK folkie protest

music note Orange Cake Mix
One man atmospheric pop

music note The Orb
The masters of techno chill-out

music note Robert Ellis Orrall
Extensive talk with songwriter

music note Jim O'Rourke
(He's) been there and done that

music note David Pajo
Papa M speaks 

music note Charlemagne Palestine
Visceral music trance 

music note Palinckx
Neo-dub swing situations

music note Panda Bear
Animal Collective and solo

music note Graham Parker
Pub rock legend

music note Ewing Parton
Static Cult head

music note Stephen Pastel
Geographic tales

music note Annette Peacock
Singer/composer interrogated

music note Penn & Oldham
Two soul songwritin' greats

music note Pink Stainless Tail
Aussie psych-punk madness

music note Pat Place
Contortions/Bush Tetras

music note Pink Reason
Drone collages disguised as songs

music note Plastikman
Vinyl/MP3 interface/head shaves

music note Plastic People of the Universe
Czech heroes- Farewell to Milan

music note Plastic People of the Universe
Post-Milan interview

music note Robert Pollard
Solo years, Part II

music note Genesis P-Orridge
Throbbing and psychic

music note Popol Vuh
Florian's widow speaks

music note Morgan Powell
Trombonist/composer

music note Pretty Things
Who needs Tommy and the Stones? 

music note Punishment of Luxury
Gyrate & Brit Art-Punks Return

music note Pylon
Gyrate & Chomp to their Chain of Hits

music noteQuadrophenia
Ron Nevison explains how Townshend birthed it

music note Question Mark
Garage rock madness

music note Robert Quine
'Side man' extraordinaire

music note Ramones
Tommy and Marky speak

music note Allen Ravenstine
Pere Ubu synth-man speaks

music note Dennis Rae
Experimental guitar

music note Replikas
Istanbul's Beyoglu beat 

music note The Residents
Cryptic religion 

music note Revenant Records
John Fahey's legacy 

music note Kimberley Rew
Soft Boy still walking on sunshine? 

music note Reynols
Their last stand?

music note Terry Riley
The minimalist master

music note Hans-Joachim Rodelius
Half of a Cluster

music note John Storm Roberts
The daddy of 'world music'

music note Wayne Rogers
Acid king of New England

music note Dexter Romweber
Beyond the Flat Duo Jets

music note Micahel Rother
See what's Neu!

music note Jeri Cain Rossi
Author & art-punk

music note Rough Trade/Trade 2
Geoff Travis's legacy

music note Royal Trux
Glimmer Twin Infinitives

music note RTX
Royal Trux lives

music note The Rumour
Pub rock history- Martin Belmont & Brinsley Schwarz

music note Douglas Rushkoff
The art of teen marketing

music noteBruce Russell
Dead C journey

music noteThe Ruts
Punk gone dub

music noteFrederic Rzewski
Political overtones

music noteSaccharine Trust
In Joe Baiza we trust

music note Kim Salmon
Scientist at work

music note Kevin Saunderson
Techno pioneer interview

music note Sebadoh
The lo-fi world according to Lou Barlow

music note Seefeel
Mark Clifford's indie techno-rock

music note Seksu Roba
Intergalactic lounging

music note Klaus Schulze
Electronics pioneer gets sequenced

music note Paul Schutze
The tyranny of text

music note The Scene Is Now
Vintage NYC underground 

music note Robert Scott
The Clean/The Bats and all things NZ

music note Stephen Scott
Bowed piano minimalism

music note Elliott Sharp
The hardcore junior scientist

music note Shellac
A civilized chat with Steve Albini

music note Matthew Shipp
Piano prestidigitation

music note Shonen Knife
The happy punk women of Osaka

music note Wally Shoup
Improv sax & philosophy

music note Jane Siberry
Interview with the Pluralist

music note Irwin Silber
Sing Out founder speaks out

music note Silver Apples
Simeon Talks with You an I

music note Skin Graft
Noise-rock & comix

music note David Slusser
Soundtracks, TV and more

music note Christopher Small
Christgau meets the Ethnomusicologist

music note LaDonna Smith
In pursuit of improv

music note Patti Smith
Talks about her bio-pic

music note George Soule
(Very) funky drummer

music note Donita Sparks
Return of an L7

music note Jon Spencer
Heavy trash talk

music note Spring Heel Jack
Through the Jungle of Bass N' Drums

music note Spiritualized
Spaceman vision

music note Peter Stampfel
Our favorite folkie

music note Karlheinz Stockhausen
Modern classical master

music note Joe Strummer
Bye to the Clash city rocker

music note Supergrass
Emily XYZ grills the Brit sensations

music noteSwamp Dogg
Jerry Williams destroys your mind

music note Swimming Pool Q's
Early Athens new wave

music note Howard Tate
Lost golden voice of soul returns

music note Cecil Taylor
Need we say more?

music note Deniz Tek
Transmissions from a Radio Birdman

music note Terre Thaemlitz
Cyncerly Yours

music note Thinking Fellers Union Local 282
A talk with the shop stewards

music note BJ Thomas
Gentleman 70s popstar

music note Thomas Jefferson Slave Apartments
Ron House's beery wisdom

music note Richard Thompson
Folk-rock guitarist/songwriter legend

music note Mary Timony
Her post-Helium life

music note Giancarlo Toniutti
The art of sound art

music note David Toop
Ambient chronicler and pioneer

music note Totally Radd!!
The outrageous tale of L.A. retro upstarts

music note Dave Travis
Punk film-maker

music note Translator
Guitar slingers in synth-pop land

music note Maureen Tucker
No more playin' possom 

music note Dallas Turner
King of the border pitchmen 

music note David Van Tiegham
His brilliant career

music note James 'Blood' Ulmer
Tales of Captain Black

music note u-Ziq
The great hope of techno?

music note Uz Jsme Doma
What's Czech for 'name that music'?

music note Uz Jsme Doma
Their history's strange as their music

music note Van Der Graaf Generator
Reunion interview

music note Jozef Van Wissem
Modern lute man

music note Caetano Veloso
Tropicalia tales

music note Velvet Underground
Their debut engineer speaks

music note Sonny Vincent
Return of the punk

music note Larry Wallis
The King Of Oblivion Slings Mud

music note Loudon Wainwright III
Triple L bears his soul

music note David S. Ware
The Crystalline Idea

music note Wasted Years
Of Miracle Soap, Dairy Gangsters and podcasts

music note Mike Watt
The mersh master

music note Weasal Walter
Gadfly & trouble-maker

music note Ken Weaver
The Fugs had a drummer?

music noteWFMU-FM, New Jersey
Free form radio lives

music note White Hills
'Fuzzed Out Motorik Spacerock'

music noteWild Magnolias
Pow-wow with the big chief

music noteAndre Williams
Return of the Black Godfather

music noteRobin Williamson
Incredible String Man
 

music noteChristian Wolff
'The New York School' lives!

music noteAndrew Woods
Cascading loops & harmonies

music note Robert Wyatt
Noam Chomsky meets the Monkees

music note Ya Ho Wa 13
The children of Father Yod speak

music note Yo La Tengo
They got it

music note Otomo Yoshihide
The aftermath of Ground Zero

music note Doug Yule
The forgotten Velvet

music note ZO2
Kiss tours & kid's parties
 

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