“Zillions of Things Become One Thing: An Interview with Catherine Christer Hennix”, The Brooklyn Rail, Sept/Oct. 2020. Part 1. Part 2.

“Catherine Christer Hennix: An Interview”, Blank Forms, No. 3 (2019).

A Tribe Called Red“, The Wire, 423, May 2019.

Liberation” (for the I Love John Giorno exhibition), Brooklyn Rail (July 2017).

“Moroccan Trance: A Primer”, The Wire, 397, (Mar. 2017).

“Sam Shalabi and Experimental Music in Cairo after Tahrir Square”, The Wire, 357 (Nov. 2013).

“Talking Dirty” in The Wire, 352 (June 2013).

Music Appreciation: Drone” in Boing Boing (2012).

Music Appreciation: Global Bass” in Boing Boing (2012).

Collateral Damage: Marcus Boon” in The Wire 333 (November 2011).

Kenneth Goldsmith” in BOMB 117 (Fall 2011).

“Epiphany/Vuvuzela” in The Wire 323 (January 2011).

Shaking the Foundations: An Interview with Catherine Christer Hennix” in The Wire 320 (October 2010).

Meditation Music” in The Wire 297 (November 2008).

Tongue Dipped In Wisdom: An Interview with John Giorno” in BOMB 105 (Fall 2008).

Ashram Lit” with Christie Pearson in Ascent Magazine 37 (Spring 2008). [pdf]

Four Seismic Musical Events” in The Wire 277 (March 2007).

FM3” in The Wire 268 (July 2006).

Global Ear: Toronto” in The Wire 263 (January 2006).

Philip Corner” in The Wire 244 (June 2004).

Tim Hecker: Fishy Business” in The Wire 237 (November 2003).

Sam Shalabi: The Matrix Imploded” in The Wire 233 (July 2003).

Sarah Peebles: Electronic Bug Culture” in The Wire 231 (May 2003).

Michael Snow” in The Wire 230 (April 2003).

Global Ear: Marrakech” in The Wire 222 (August 2002).

Ocean of Sound (Ocean of Silence): Siri Karunamayee talks to Marcus Boon” in Ascent Magazine 14 (Summer 2002).

Ether Talk” in The Wire 220 (June 2002).

12k” in The Wire 218 (April 2002).

Mexico’s Sweet Gold” (March 2002).

Jon Hassell: There Was No Avant Garde” in Hungry Ghost (January 2002).

Charlemagne Palestine: Searching for the Golden Sound” in  Hungry Ghost (January  2002).

Badawi: Tomorrow’s Warrior” in The Wire 215 (January 2002).

Is There Music After 091101?” in The Wire 213 (November 2001).

Henry Flynt: American Gothic” in The Wire 212 (October 2001).

09:16:01 NYC” in Hungry Ghost (September 16, 2002).

09:12:01 NYC” in Hungry Ghost (September 12, 2002).

Pandit Pran Nath” in The Wire 211 (September 2001).

An Interview with Sri Karunamayee” in Ascent (2002)

Four Seismic Musical Events” in The Wire (2007)

FM3” in The Wire (2006).

Gamelan in the New World“, sleevenotes to the Locust reissue of their recordings.

Meditation Music” in The Wire (2008).

Mexico’s Sweet Gold“, unpublished (2002).

Sublime Frequencies Ethnopsychedelic Montages“, in Electronic Book Review (2006).

Global Ear Toronto: On Rat Drifting Records” in The Wire (2002)

1970’s Algerian Proto-Rai Underground: A Review” in The Wire (2008)

Akira Rabelais: Spellewauerynsherde” for Samadhi Sound (2004).

Bird Show – Lightning Ghost: A Review” in Signal to Noise (2006).

Black Mirror: Reflections in Global Musics: A review“, (early 2000s).

Harold Budd’s Avalon Sutra: A Press Release” for Samadhi Sound (2004).

Mix Tape: The Art of Cassette Culture: A Review” in The Wire (2005).

Two Rat Drifting Recordings: On Eric Chenaux and Ryan Driver” in Signal to Noise (2008).

David Toop – Sound Body: A Press Release” for Samadhi Sound (2007).

Kenneth Goldsmith, Day: 2 Reviews“, unpublished.

Derek Bailey – To Play“, a press release for Samadhi Sound (2006)

DIY: The Rise of Lo Fi Culture“, book review, Signal to Noise (2007).

Eccentric Soul: Mighty Mike Lenaburg and Good God! A Gospel-Funk Hymnal“, a review, The Wire (2007).

Eliane Radigue – Mila’s Journey Inspired by a Dream“, a review, The Wire.

Eric Chenaux – Dull Lights“, a review, The Wire (2006).

Éthiopiques, Volumes 22 & 23: A Review“, The Wire (2008).

Henry Flynt, Purified by the Fire: A Review“, in Signal to Noise.

FM3 + Dou Wei, Hou Guan Yin: A Review“, Signal to Noise (2006).

Give Me Love: Songs of the Brokenhearted – Baghdad, 1925-9: A Review“, The Wire (2008).

Group Inerane – Guitars From Agadez“, a review, The Wire (2007).

Georges Gurdjieff – Harmonic Development: The Complete Harmonium Recordings 1948-1949: A Review“, The Wire (2005).

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Haino review

Henry Flynt and Nova’Billy


Josephine Foster – Hazel

Josephine Foster

Kasai Allstars

Kath Bloom and Loren Connors – Sing the Children Over

Lula Côrtes and Zé Ramalho – Paêbirú

Nimrod Workman

notaro chenaux

Orchestre Poly


Pandit Pran Nath – Midnight


Richard Youngs and Alex Neilson – Partick Rain Dance

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Sam Shalabi

Sandro Perri

The Boredoms

The Dawn of Indian Music

The Reveries Matchmakers

The Silt – Earlier Ways of Wandering


Various – Streets of Lhasa

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