Summer 1982 (Issue 1)
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Warren Ellis, Don Cherry in Watts, Invisible Jukebox: Mike Paradinas × Lara Rix-Martin, Nazar, Rizomagic, Ann Rosén, Nakul Krishnamurthy, Kohsuke Mine, Floating Points & Pharoah Sanders, Julius Hemphill, Steve Beresford, Tori Kudo, Patricia Brennan, Global Ear reports from the Rewire and TUSK festivals, and more.
Also this month: download a copy of The Wire Tapper 55 featuring Muslimgauze, João Lobo, Carlos Niño & friends, Gentle Fire, and more. Get it here: https://www.thewire.co.uk/audio/the-wire-tapper.