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#317 July 2010
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MAG

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WIRE 317 WIRE 317
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6/21/2010

"On the cover of this month's magazine: The Bug (The six degrees of Kevin Martin). Features: DJ Nate (Chicago's fancy footwork king explains the Juke House philosophy to Andrew Nosnitsky); Michael Pisaro (Philip Clark enjoys the silence and talks Motown with the Californian composer and field recordist); Global Ear: Valledupar (Gabriel Stargardter uncovers a hybrid folk culture in Colombia's secret valleys); Cross Platform: Konx-Om-Pax (Joe Muggs turns his imagination up to maximum with Glaswegian digital artist, sleeve designer and filmmaker Tom Scholefield); Invisible Jukebox: Oneohtrix Point Never (Boston's cosmic synth explorer is locked into the escape pod with The Wire's mystery record selection); Brotherhood of the Bomb (On the eve of a new exhibition, David Toop traces the link connecting a host of London's swinging '60s radicals, from John Latham to Syd Barrett); Chrome Hoof (The UK prog arkestra fuses prog, metal, electro, disco and glammed-up theatrics in a bonecrushing multimedia melée); Poland's hidden reverse (Biba Kopf touches down in Warsaw to begin a tour of Poland's thriving experimental music underground, from sonorists to trans-idiomatic improv); Epiphanies (Alex Neilson on Frank Sinatra's Only The Lonely)."