Electronic

Sound Effect: Hifi Sean

DJ and producer Hifi Sean has been traversing the wonky worlds of electronics, indie and out-there pop since the late eighties. Here, he talks us through the songs that have soundtracked his life...

Interview: Anil Sebastian

We quiz London Contemporary Voices founder Anil Sebastian on his new album of bubbling electronica Mesonoxian and why the choir is both the ‘cure and cause of his madness’...

Interview: Martyn Ware

‘I’ve never had any ambition to be Rick Wakeman and own a 1,000 keyboards’ - Heaven 17 and BEF’s Martyn Ware on 35 years as an electronic soul rebel…

Playlist: L/F/D/M

Loves Flaccid Disco Muscle (L/F/D/M) is the moniker of errant London noisenik Richard Smith. To celebrate his new release of anarchic electronics, he talks us through his top tracks...

30 seconds interview: Moonbow

Moonbow is the brainchild of creative polymath Eleanor Hardwick, whose cosmic electronics echo the sounds of the labels littering her record collection, from 4AD to Hyperdub...

Featured artist: Soft Hair

Soft hair is the multi-coloured pop project of ace career weirdos Sam Dust (LA Priest) and Connan Mockasin. Expect nothing short of kitsch, bubbly oddness from their debut LP...

Playlist: Fujiya & Miyagi

We hand the reins over to Fujiya & Miyagi, a krauty quartet who marry the desolation of the German autobahn with the retro-futurism of Britain’s synth-pop pioneers...

Sound Chip Symphonies

As the music and gaming industries boom over ever louder collisions, Anita Awbi looks into what’s on offer for composers willing to embrace their inner geek…