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absci radio 1145 – best of 2020 pt 2 – henry self + joshua p ferguson

BEST OF 2020 part 2, featuring MAKAYA MCCRAVEN remixing GIL-SCOTT HERON, CARIBOU, THUNDERCAT + KRUDER & DORFMEISTER on the second installment of our ABSTRACT SCIENCE year-in-review podcasts. HENRY SELF + JOSHUA P. FERGUSON survey their top selections of 2020, spanning indie jazz, moody techno, organic house, revivalist trip-hop + more. [aired 10 December 2020 on…

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absci radio 1144 – best of 2020 pt 1 – chris widman + whoa-b

BEST OF 2020 part 1, featuring CYGNUS, HOOVERSOUND RECORDINGS, HUERTA, IKONIKA, KRUST, LOKUA, MR. MITCH , SAM BINGA, THROWING SNOW, WALTON + many more, on the first of two ABSTRACT SCIENCE year-in-review podcasts. Co-hosts CHRIS WIDMAN + BILL BEARDEN aka WHOA-B mix 2 diverse hours of future music favorites from 2020 [aired 03 December 2020…

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absci radio 1142 – merrick brown + chris widman

guest mix from MERRICK BROWN + new music from KRUST, MONOLAKE + MARTYN x OM UNIT on this ABSTRACT SCIENCE podcast. Veteran Chicago (via Austin, Texas) DJ + producer Merrick Brown returns with a mix that touches on ambient techno, Detroit house, UK garage, breakbeat, electro, dubstep + broken beat, tying the various genres together…

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absci radio 1141 – joshua p ferguson + henry self

New music from BICEP, CHROMATICS, RONE + CHARLES WEBSTER & BURIAL on the latest ABSTRACT SCIENCE podcast, with hosts JOSHUA P. FERGUSON + HENRY SELF. JOSHUA leads off with his characteristically jazzy trappings riffing on jazz samples, classic trip-hop, melodic drum & bass + low-key house. HENRY follows up with a light touch for the…

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absci radio 1140 – whoa-b + henry self

New music from HYPHO, DRUMSKULL, JAMES BLAKE, FORD. + more on this ABSTRACT SCIENCE podcast, hosted by BILL BEARDEN aka WHOA-B + HENRY SELF. BILL focuses various styles–breakbeat, techno, juke, grime + wave–through a blunted mid-tempo bass music lens to begin the program. HENRY flips the head-down vibe for the second hour, with soulful +…

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absci radio 1139 – dots + chris widman

DOTS guest mix + new music from ACEMOMA, MIKE SLOTT + SHED on this ABSTRACT SCIENCE podcast, hosted by CHRIS WIDMAN. The first hour features a diverse Halloween-themed guest mix from DOTS aka ISOKE, co-founder of Chicago’s EARGASMIC RECORDINGS. WIDMAN continues with a mix of bass music, techno, electro, downtempo beats + a bit of…

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absci radio 1138 – joshua p ferguson + henry self

New music from A CERTAIN RATIO, BONOBO + T.E.E.D., LINDSTRØM + PRINS THOMAS, MJ COLE on this ABSTRACT SCIENCE podcast, hosted by JOSHUA P FERGUSON + HENRY SELF. JOSHUA begins with vintage German kosmische musik (aka krautrock, maybe not their preferred term) + moves into space disco, emotive techno + lo-fi house remixes. HENRY turns…

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absci radio 1137 – whoa-b + henry self

New music from COCO BRYCE, HARMONY, CUT COPY + KHOTIN on this ABSTRACT SCIENCE podcast hosted by WHOA-B aka BILL BEARDEN + HENRY SELF. BILL mixes a focused first hour of new + classic jungle/drum n bass. For the second hour, HENRY ties together a range of genres + tempos with an arpeggiated synth motif….

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absci radio 1136 – chris widman

New new music from WAGON CHRIST aka LUKE VIBERT, CHRISSY + ANZ, along with new old music from THE BUG + LONE on this ABSTRACT SCIENCE podcast, with CHRIS WIDMAN in the mix. WIDMAN begins with a live session from the latest incarnation of TANGERINE DREAM (officially sanctioned by EDGAR FROESE before his death, with…

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absci radio 1134 – joshua p ferguson + henry self

New music from KRUDER & DORFMEISTER, KELLY LEE OWENS, PEARSON SOUND, HAAi + more, on the latest ABSTRACT SCIENCE podcast, hosted by JOSHUA P FERGUSON + HENRY SELF. JOSHUA begins a lush program with dub, downtempo + ambient techno sounds, followed by a complementary Balearic mix from HENRY for the second hour. [aired 24 September…

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