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Is Black Music

[Repeated from Wednesday 12am.] The world's first and longest running alternative Black music radio show, hosted by Art Terry. March is Women's History Month and Is Black Music will be focusing on Black female artists throughout the entire month. Tonight: female musicians who work with classical instruments. The playlist includes Errollyn Wallen, Damsel Elysium and Anyanna Witter Johnson. For more information visit isblackmusic.com.

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7:00pm - 8:00pm


Cultural sonic detours with artist Simon Tyszko. This week: Simon presents a meditation on the power of sound to transcend the limits of time and space, "Isotopica" is a must-listen for anyone who dares to confront the challenges of our times with an open mind and an adventurous spirit. NB. Please don't forget to put the cat out before society collapses. Visit theculture.net/ for more information. [Repeats Thursday 5am.]

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8:00pm - 9:00pm

Code Lives!

Creative and live coding, handmade machine art and pattern-making with Jude Montague. Today: Patrick Borgeat works with both visual and audio coding in Supercollider, his own developed software tools and fragment shaders. He is known for the live-coding laptop ensemble Benoît and the Mandelbrots and for his work with ZKM the centre for media and art in Karlsruhe. For the Mandelbrots he developed the SuperCollider extension BenoitLib which the band use for tempo synchronisation, data sharing, and sending messages to each other. Recently he has been developing intersections with mushrooms and photography with live coding and working on a large projection mapping project. For more information see codelives.blogspot.com[Repeats Wednesday 4am].

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11:00pm - 12:00am


Field recording, phonography, and the art of sound-hunting, presented by Patrick Tubin McGinley. This week: a second special edition featuring works from the latest issue of our framework:seasonal series by Annette Krebs in collaboration with Peter Cusack, and Samuel Kudjodzi, along with sounds from The Aporee Maps, and a framework introduction recorded in the United States by Barry Cullen. Visit frameworkradio.net for more information. [Repeats Wednesday 5am.]

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