best of 2013 (omitted): SHIGETO + KROMESTAR

excellent LPs from SHIGETO (“no better time than now”) + KROMESTAR (“tears of joy”) are the most glaring omissions we’ve noticed, so far, from our “best of 2013” radio show. the former was such a program staple during the year, that each co-host must have assumed one of the others would include the talented michigan

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best of 2013 radio show [as0834-35]

happy 2014 loyal listeners, welcome to our annual “best of” episode. maybe it was just us, but, 2013 went by in a blur, smearing distinctions between genres and audiences. a year of new fusions and revivals of revivals. while classic house and disco-influenced sounds dominated mainstream pop music, dubstep and grime’s lasting influence fueled a

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FaltyDL AUDIO INTERVIEW

FaltyDL ABSTRACT SCIENCE radio interview by joshua p ferguson aired on WLUW-chicago 88.7fm 12 july 2013

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PLAID LIVE SET

empty bottle [chicago] – april 2007 recorded at the empty bottle last april (one of our 10th anniversary celebrations), this set finds ed handley and andy turner in top form, dropping gems both new and old. it starts with a large selection of the film score for “tekkonkonkreet” (an amazing japanese anime film that hit

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best of 2012 radio show [as779]

aired 12/27/12 with joshua p. ferguson, chris widman, luke stokes + henry self DOWNLOAD THIS SET HERE (fyi: large file 530 MB) >joshua p ferguson John Talabot — So Will Be Now — fin — Permanent Vacation Maxxi Soundsystem — Regrets We Have No Use For (Herbert remix) — Hypercolour Hot Chip — Flutes —

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new QUADRATIC ep in the works

coming soon late spring 2013 on droidsong recordings.

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ATOM: BAUDER + HENKE

ATOM: christopher bauder + robert henke at mutek 2009 (kim schlechter, 2010, usa, video, 5 minutes) http://abstractscience.net christopher bauder + robert henke (aka monolake) discuss their monumental ATOM performance for a matrix of 64 gas balloons, lights, and sound at the place des arts, montreal for the 10th anniversary (2009) edition of the MUTEK festival.

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a look back at mutek montreal 2012

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THE DECADE IN FUTURE MUSIC (2000-2009) [AS010710]

[broadcast 07 january 2010] THE DECADE IN FUTURE MUSIC (2000-2009) abstract science hosts chris widman, luke stokes and henry self took on the nearly impossible task of summing up a decade of future music–their favorites, the most influential releases and overlooked gems from 2000-2009. part 1: download here >chris widman machinefabriek-“chinese unpopular song”–weleer-lampse monolake-“cern”–momentum-ml/imbalance computer

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