#51 Scrapes & Excavations

Your weekly dose of outernational sounds, this week inspired by the latest edition in the Excavation Series assembled from radio recordings made by archivist/artist Phong Tran, we explore scraped string sounds from Senegal, Thailand, Japan, India, and more. email // globalunderground@o94.at twitter // @tristan_bath Playlist: Sadiq Ali Khan – Puriya (Excavation Series) – India Delphine Dora &…

#50 Sun is Tangging

Your weekly dose of outernational sounds, past, present, and future… and beyond. This week including Japanese space rock, French & Greek motorik, industrial sounds from the Sahara, Gaelic work songs, and more. email // globalunderground@o94.at twitter // @tristan_bath Bill Loko – Nen Lambo – Cameroon Haruomi Hosono / Tadanori Yokoo – Madam Consul General Of…

#49 Outernational Dub

An hour of music influenced by and resembling Jamaican dub from all over the world. email // globalunderground@o94.at twitter // @tristan_bath WaqWaq Kingdom – I Would Like To Let You Go – Japan/Italy Saint Abdullah – Martyrdub – Iran/USA Tradition – The Breathtaking Blast – UK Juana Molina – In the Lassa – Argentina UNKNWON ME –…

#48 Some Music From The Caucasus

The natural cultural crossroads of the Caucasus region collides all sorts of culture into a hotbed for unique dialects, ancient folk forms, and a rich sense of tradition. Projects such as Mountains of Tongues and Ored Recordings have started working hard to document the many folk musics of the region, bringing together melodies and languages from disparate origins in Turkey, Iran, Russia, Europe, and so on….

#47 Slip

A repeat of a discussion with UK/Berlin experimental label, Slip, featuring music from Mica Levi, Andreas Dzialocha, Chaines, and chat plus music from Slip founders Laurie Tompkins and Tom Rose. SLIP are coming to AU in Vienna for an evening of live music on 13th April! Visit the event page for more details email // globalunderground@o94.at twitter // @tristan_bath…

#46 Shown In Fig

A week of the latest fresh grooves, weird tunes, and sounds from all over the world. Includes Basque noise, guitars from Niger, Iranian electroacoustics, Shanghai avant pop, and a new tune by Do Make Say Think. email // globalunderground@o94.at twitter // @tristan_bath Joshua Abrams & Natural Information Society – Maroon Dune – USA Amaria Hamadalher – Bahouche…

#45 Maghreb Sharit Mix No 1

This week, Natalia & Willie from Ireland’s greatest minimal freeform explorers Woven Skull have compiled a mix using tapes bought travelling through Morocco. Their knowledge about the contents of the tapes remains relatively limited – as Natalia puts it, “I like to get lost.” – but it does nothing to detract from this warbly set of chants, traditions, psychedelia, and grooves. email //…

#44 The Myth of Tokyo’s P.S.F. Records

Last week saw the passing of Hideo Ikeezumi (生悦住英夫), founder of the legendary P.S.F. Records label from Tokyo. Combining the heavy acid of Japan’s psych rock underground (the label’s name actually came from the first release, Psychedelic Speed Freaks, by acid power trio High Rise) with free improvisation, the depth of darkness, and avant garde poetry, the label went on to have a gigantic…

#43 A Weirdo Mix for Globalism

Globalism is under attack. Pluralism is the future, and it must be defended. This is a stream of consciousness mix dedicated to every human in the world. We are all related. The New World is trying to destroy the Old one, and it must be stopped. email // globalunderground@o94.at twitter // @tristan_bath Playlist: Alessandro Bosetti –…

#42 Live Tape Mix at Schönbrunner Straße 6

Scars and all, this week we present a live tape mix played live in support of Sferics at a concert at Schönbrunner Straße 6 in Vienna last week. The mix includes everything plus live synth overdubs which may or may not overstep the mark. email // globalunderground@o94.at twitter // @tristan_bath

#41 Chick Quest’s Guide To Athens, GA

Although his ‘spaghetti western post-punk’ band Chick Quest were founded and are currently based in Vienna, lead singer-songwriter and guitarist Ryan White originates from Athens, GA. Today he talks us through the Athens music scene which birthed legendary bands such as REM, Neutral Milk Hotel, and the B-52s amongst many more. Chick Quest’s second album Model View Controller comes…

#40 Stefan Fraunberger

Stefan Fraunberger is an experimental musician , sound artist, and linguist living. Ahead of his appearance at Berghain for CTM Festival in Berlin, Fraunberger has assembled a mix introducing you to his unique soundworld. Surreal playlist details below! “the mix contains some of my music / concepts for dulcimers and rotten church organs as well as a few…