If you are attending or already have the CTM FESTIVAL in Berlin these days, you may be interested in the following podcasts
COMPOSING WITH PROCESS: PERSPECTIVES ON GENERATIVE AND SYSTEMS MUSIC #2.2. Exclusives by Marcus Schmickler and EVOL.
This show presents two contrasting generative works by German composer Marcus Schmickler and Catalan collective EVOL.
Related info: http://rwm.macba.cat/uploads/20101209/Composingwithprocess2.2_eng.pdf
INTERRUPTIONS #4. Bregman / Deutsch Chimaera - 47 minutes in bifurcated attention. Curated by Florian Hecker
Florian Hecker suggests an amalgamation of two seminal collections of psychoacoustic works, which demand from its audience a selective piecing-together of distinct units into an overall Gestalt, one that culminates in a chimerical auditory experience.
Related info: http://rwm.macba.cat/uploads/20110713/04Interruptions_eng_PDF.pdf
>> Mark Fell
SON[I]A #125. Sound artists and curators Mark Fell and Joe Gilmore talk about minimalism, complexity, abstraction and the processes and concepts behind their audiovisual works.
COMPOSING WITH PROCESS is a series, curated by Mark Fell and Joe Gilmore, which explores generative approaches to composition and performance primarily in the context of experimental technologies and music practices of the latter part of the 20th Century.
SON[I]A #148. Interview with writer, teacher and theorist Mark Fisher about crisis, insurrection and Really Existing Capitalism.
>>People Like Us
SON[I]A #111. Interview with Vicki Bennett, plunderphonic genius behind People Like Us.
COMPOSING WITH PROCESS: PERSPECTIVES ON GENERATIVE AND SYSTEMS MUSIC #4.2. Exclusives by Laurie Spiegel and Terre Thaemlitz
This show presents two works, the first by American composer Laurie Spiegel, followed by an excerpt of the soundtrack of a theatre play by Japanese composer Terre Thaemlitz.
Playlist and info: http://rwm.macba.cat/uploads/20110928/Composingwithprocess4.2_eng.pdf
MEMORABILIA. COLLECTING SOUNDS WITH.... Kenneth Goldsmith. Part I.
Kenneth Goldsmith, founder of Ubuweb, takes us on a journey through his personal history as a collector of sounds that spans from his childhood to adult life and the creation of Ubuweb.
SON[I]A #116. Interview with Kenneth Goldsmith, founder and main editor of Ubuweb, the Internet's largest archive of artistic avant-garde material.
In the podcast series PARASOL ELEKTRONICZNY. RUMOURS FROM THE EASTERN UNDERGROUND, Felix Kubin leads us on a tour of underground sound production in Eastern Europe:
SON[I]A #168. Wolfgang Ernst reflects on the possibility of going beyond the concept of the archive by exploring some of the practices around what is now being called the 'anarchive'.