My memories of Coil

My memories of the British group Coil, sharing intimate stories and photographs from my archives

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My memories of Coil

My memories of the British group Coil, sharing intimate stories and photographs from my archives

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How I discovered Edgard Varèse, the father of Electronic Music

How I discovered Edgard Varèse, the father of Electronic Music, and the story of how he inspired me and many others

How I discovered Edgard Varèse, the father of Electronic Music

How I discovered Edgard Varèse, the father of Electronic Music, and the story of how he inspired me and many others

November 2020

An overview of November 2020. From a hole in my head, A Signal of a Signal of a Signal to busily Wing Pinging

November 2020

An overview of November 2020. From a hole in my head, A Signal of a Signal of a Signal to busily Wing Pinging

Noise is All Around Me

Noise is all around us. An exploration of how noise has inspired me and others in creativity

Noise is All Around Me

Noise is all around us. An exploration of how noise has inspired me and others in creativity

October 2020

An overview for October 2020, with a new vinyl release, The Entomologists and portraits of solitude

October 2020

An overview for October 2020, with a new vinyl release, The Entomologists and portraits of solitude

In Search of a New Fiction – B.S. Johnson

An exploration of the work of British writer B.S. Johnson and his extraordinary novel The Unfortunates.

In Search of a New Fiction – B.S. Johnson

An exploration of the work of British writer B.S. Johnson and his extraordinary novel The Unfortunates.

September 2020

An overview of September 2020. My first Podcast, Modular Meets and future lans

September 2020

An overview of September 2020. My first Podcast, Modular Meets and future lans

Daylit Daylight

A new film created by Anna Katharina Scheidegger to accompany Daylit Daylight

Daylit Daylight

A new film created by Anna Katharina Scheidegger to accompany Daylit Daylight

My First Podcast and Life Beyond the Computer Screen

I just recorded my first ever Podcast about how I began making music, and here’s some more stories to accompany it

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My First Podcast and Life Beyond the Computer Screen

I just recorded my first ever Podcast about how I began making music, and here’s some more stories to accompany it

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August 2020

An overview of August 2020. From An Ascent to remembering film and music

August 2020

An overview of August 2020. From An Ascent to remembering film and music

The Story of An Ascent

The making of my new album An Ascent and the positive side of a pandemic

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The Story of An Ascent

The making of my new album An Ascent and the positive side of a pandemic

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July 2020

An overview of July 2020. Positive responses to a pandemic with An Ascent and a COVID-19 Mask

July 2020

An overview of July 2020. Positive responses to a pandemic with An Ascent and a COVID-19 Mask

Radiophonics, and how radio (almost) killed the video star

The power and influence of radio on the creative process, from John Cage to Samuel Beckett, Brian Eno to Throbbing Gristle

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Radiophonics, and how radio (almost) killed the video star

The power and influence of radio on the creative process, from John Cage to Samuel Beckett, Brian Eno to Throbbing Gristle

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June 2020

An overview of June 2020. From Dinner for Two to my new life as a Singer Songwriter

June 2020

An overview of June 2020. From Dinner for Two to my new life as a Singer Songwriter

Buried Treasure – Tod Dockstader

How a photograph inspired me to investigate the work of American composer Tod Dockstader

Buried Treasure – Tod Dockstader

How a photograph inspired me to investigate the work of American composer Tod Dockstader

May 2020

An overview of May 2020. Streaming concerts, Invisible Choirs and a tribute to my late mother

May 2020

An overview of May 2020. Streaming concerts, Invisible Choirs and a tribute to my late mother

Thank you for the music, mum

I recorded an EP for my mum, covering songs by Leo Sayer, Rod Stewart and Gilbert O’Sullivan. Here’s the story of why 🙂

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Thank you for the music, mum

I recorded an EP for my mum, covering songs by Leo Sayer, Rod Stewart and Gilbert O’Sullivan. Here’s the story of why 🙂

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April 2020

An overview of April 2020. The Scanner Fan Club and how to cope with change

April 2020

An overview of April 2020. The Scanner Fan Club and how to cope with change

The birth of Flâneur Électronique

The origins of Flâneur Électronique and free samples for you to download

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The birth of Flâneur Électronique

The origins of Flâneur Électronique and free samples for you to download

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Fan Clubs and the Joy of Belonging

Join the Scanner Fan Club and receive FIVE albums, one exclusive to fans only, discounts on merchandise and much more!

Fan Clubs and the Joy of Belonging

Join the Scanner Fan Club and receive FIVE albums, one exclusive to fans only, discounts on merchandise and much more!

Playground behaviour in the cultural industries

A very personal look at how bullying in the cultural industries has had such impact and how it’s affected me

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Playground behaviour in the cultural industries

A very personal look at how bullying in the cultural industries has had such impact and how it’s affected me

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March 2020

An overview of March 2020. Dusty old video tapes, ancient instruments and farewell to the EU

March 2020

An overview of March 2020. Dusty old video tapes, ancient instruments and farewell to the EU

Music for Airports and How to Consume Music

How do we listen to music today, and what is the value of recorded music as such?

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Music for Airports and How to Consume Music

How do we listen to music today, and what is the value of recorded music as such?

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February 2020

An overview of February 2020. From Bandcamp to being a Synth Hero on the road again

February 2020

An overview of February 2020. From Bandcamp to being a Synth Hero on the road again

January 2020

An overview of January 2020. The Signal of a Signal of a Signal, and Going Backwards

January 2020

An overview of January 2020. The Signal of a Signal of a Signal, and Going Backwards

The Signal Of A Signal Of A Signal

Losing my family to cancer has led to much thinking and now I’m releasing a new album where all proceeds go to Macmillan Cancer Trust

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The Signal Of A Signal Of A Signal

Losing my family to cancer has led to much thinking and now I’m releasing a new album where all proceeds go to Macmillan Cancer Trust

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December 2019

An overview of December 2019. Conversations with cassettes, remembering Luc Ferrari and visiting Archive Land

December 2019

An overview of December 2019. Conversations with cassettes, remembering Luc Ferrari and visiting Archive Land

Books, books, and more books

The joy and agony of owning too many books, but the pleasures that they bring are immense

Books, books, and more books

The joy and agony of owning too many books, but the pleasures that they bring are immense

Footfalls

Collaboration has always remained at the centre of my production. Footfalls, my new album with Gareth Davis, demonstrates this in the perfect way.

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Footfalls

Collaboration has always remained at the centre of my production. Footfalls, my new album with Gareth Davis, demonstrates this in the perfect way.

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November 2019

An overview of November 2019. Back to school in Braga, 52 Spaces and Deconstructing Anthony Burgess

November 2019

An overview of November 2019. Back to school in Braga, 52 Spaces and Deconstructing Anthony Burgess