New Podcast – Sote Selects Iranian Experimental Electronica
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New Podcast – Sote Selects Iranian Experimental Electronica

A flying visit from Sote to London from Iran, in the studio. Ata ‘Sote’ Ebtekar is a composer, sound artist, and recording engineer now based in Tehran, Iran.  Sote has moved back to Iran and is engaging with young producers there whose music we sample in this broadcast. With aspects of hard techno and sometimes … Continue reading

Electronic Music From Tehran, The Wire Magazine
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Electronic Music From Tehran, The Wire Magazine

The Wire Magazine‘s October 2016 issue, 392, features this article on the electronic music being made in Iran today. The Wire maintains its quality of work via magazine purchases, but as it is not deliverable in Iran, they have agreed for us to post it here. The article is also available as .pdf, hosted on … Continue reading

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