Mira Calix

Found sound: noise as art

More and more musicians are downing instruments in favour of capturing the natural noises outside their studio. We delve into their sonic world…

Interview: Mira Calix

'I was making rhythm sections from sticks and stones' - electronic innovator Mira Calix on the boundaries between music and sound...

BASCA hosts Women of the World event

The British Academy of Songwriters, Composers and Authors (BASCA) is hosting a debate and live showcase at Equator Festival’s upcoming Women of the World series.

30 Seconds interview: Oliver Coates

If you head to the divide between classical and contemporary music, then you’ll find cellist Oliver Coates bringing them closer together via the power of his bow. This acclaimed musician is known as much for his work with Radiohead’s Jonny Greenwood as the BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra. Further collaborations with Micachu and a residency at London’s Southbank have all fed into his glorious debut album Towards the blessed islands.

Interview: Mira Calix

Electronic artist Mira Calix explains why she expanded from her home studio to explore new genres & artistic platforms