Broadcast Times – July 2016
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Broadcast Times – July 2016

In the 12+ years we’ve been making Six pillars we’ve hardly taken a break. This past 6 weeks have been a time of travel (Bahrain, Sharjah UAE and Beirut), amassing sounds and ideas, while our sister show Free Lab Radio has continued offering up leftfield dance music for the discerning listener on Resonance104.4FM and Resonance … Continue reading

Last Week’s Six Pillars – The Wedding Project
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Last Week’s Six Pillars – The Wedding Project

Music from the performative meals that are The Wedding Project this week. From F.T. Marinetti’s Manifesto of Futurist Cookery to Gordon Matta-Clark’s conceptual restaurant FOOD to Michael Rakowitz’s Enemy Kitchen, artists have often employed food in their creative process and practice. For the last two years, Delfina Foundation’s Politics of Food programme has brought together leading … Continue reading

Last Week’s Six Pillars Show – Consolidate Collective, Bangalore
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Last Week’s Six Pillars Show – Consolidate Collective, Bangalore

Consolidate are a collective and record label based in Bangalore, India. It’s interesting to consider how Bangalore, India’s “silicon Valley”, is creating with technology. The children of India’s tech pioneers and leading businesses are spanning the city with their small scale live events, intimate jams and recording studios. Mostly defined by a minimalist electronica, dreamy … Continue reading

This Week’s Six Pillars Broadcast –  Musician Aria Rostami
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This Week’s Six Pillars Broadcast – Musician Aria Rostami

This week Six Pillars samples an album by Aria Rostami (USA/Iran),’Sibbe’, released on Audiobulb September 2015. ‘Sibbe’ addresses themes of diasporas, Iranian and otherwise, and how mass immigration creates new, vibrant and mixed cultures. The show broadcasts on air this week across London on 104.4FM and on digital radio, and streams online elsewhere. Six Pillars … Continue reading

This Week’s Six Pillars Radio Show – New Music from Iran VIII
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This Week’s Six Pillars Radio Show – New Music from Iran VIII

Electronica and poetry from Tehran, Rasht and the global Iranian diaspora this week. New Music from Iran Following on from our series New Music from Iran, which is often guest produced from inside Iran, this week we hear tracks from Masoud Irani, Sepehr Haghighi, Shahin Najafi, Soheil Soheili Ft. Haman, Arian Saleh (Brooklyn) NEVADAT (Brooklyn) … Continue reading