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#280 June 2007
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WIRE 280 WIRE 280
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5/28/2007

"On The Cover: Wiley (Grime's self-appointed Eskimo king invites Derek Walmsley into his Roll Deep Studio to explain how his blizzard of beats and rhymes gathers momentum in East London's streets); Features: Zavoloka (The Ukrainian artist tunes her electronics to the Earth spirits she hears in her native folk culture); Jozef van Wissem (The improvising Dutch lutenist has worked with Tetuzi Akiyama, Gary Lucas and more); Tomas Korber (Call it anything but electroacoustic Improv (EAI), insists Zurich's guitar/electronics manipulator); Cross Platform: Modified Toy Orchestra Invisible Jukebox: Neil Campbell; The Sea and Cake (Alan Licht hears how the painterly activities of Sam Prekop, Archer Prewitt and Eric Claridge feed into the Chicago quartet's modest, sophisticated pop; Kassin + Moreno + Domenico (Boasting family links with a Tropicalia giant, Rio's eclectic avant bossa trio are on a virtuoso mission to perfect the physics of funk)."