SPECIAL GUESTS

absci radio [as1095] – chris widman + henry self – drop bass network retrospective

DROP BASS NETWORK retrospective mix + new music from SCORN, JK FLESH + AIR MAX ’97 on this ABSTRACT SCIENCE podcast, with CHRIS WIDMAN + HENRY SELF. WIDMAN begins with downtempo beats, drawing on shoegaze, distorted drone + IDM, followed by left-field drum ‘n bass in a similar vein. For the second hour, HENRY compiled…

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ariel zetina + movement detroit – absci radio [as1084]

Special guest mix from ARIEL ZETINA + selections from 2019 performers at MOVEMENT DETROIT ELECTRONIC MUSIC FESTIVAL on the latest ABSTRACT SCIENCE podcast, hosted by CHRIS WIDMAN. We begin the program with a guest mix from Chicago DJ/producer/promoter ARIEL ZETINA, recorded live at her SMARTBAR DIAMOND FORMATION residency. ARIEL is an in-demand Chicago DJ &…

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dissident + whoa-b – absci radio [as1082]

Special guest mix from DISSIDENT + new music from SKEPTICAL, HOMEMADE WEAPONS + SAM BINGA/OM UNIT are featured on this week’s ABSTRACT SCIENCE podcast, hosted by BILL BEARDEN aka WHOA-B. BILL begins this drum ‘n bass focused program with new + recent releases from many perennial ABSCI favorites. For the second hour, veteran St. Petersburg…

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hi-vis + daphne – absci radio [as1075]

HI-VIS guest mix + new music from JANA RUSH, SUZI ANALOGUE + ANASTASIA KRISTENSEN on a DAPHNE inspired ABSTRACT SCIENCE podcast, hosted by CHRIS WIDMAN. Chicago DJ HI-VIS kicks off the program with a Detroit-heavy guest mix of “skittery kinetic beats”. HI-VIS runs the deep listening mix series Beyond/Below, performs with SOLD as FARPLANE +…

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absci radio [as1071] – dj form + chris widman

DJ FORM guest mix + music from J DILLA, MMPH, HEAVEE + USE OF WEAPONS on this week’s ABSTRACT SCIENCE podcast, hosted by CHRIS WIDMAN. WIDMAN begins with hip-hop influenced beats (RIP J DILLA), followed by avant-drum n’ bass + footwork. for the second hour, DJ FORM of PSEUDO SLANG + GROOVE DISTRIBUTION returns to…

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kranky 25 – absci radio [1065] – chris widman + luke stokes

KRANKY, the prolific + innovative label, is featured on this week’s ABSTRACT SCIENCE podcast. resident selectors CHRIS WIDMAN + LUKE STOKES mix 2 hours of their favorite KRANKY releases to celebrate the label’s 25 anniversary, ahead of their collaborative event with AMBIENT CHURCH in chicago. in the spirit of the former chicago-based label, which the…

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luke vibert – chris widman – absci radio [as1053]

LUKE VIBERT guest set + a short electro mix from CHRIS WIDMAN are featured on this week’s podcast. We are excited to welcome back one of our all time favorites, LUKE VIBERT (aka WAGON CHRIST, KERRIER DISTRICT, AMEN ANDREWS, PLUG, etc.) with a special guest set recorded live at SMARTBAR CHICAGO, part of the “Turn…

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cid ikarus – chris widman – absci radio [as1047]

CID IKARUS guest mix + new music from MARTYN, PRAYER, FOREST DRIVE WEST + SYNKRO/AROVANE on the latest ABSTRACT SCIENCE podcast, hosted by CHRIS WIDMAN. WIDMAN begins the program with 30 minutes of new releases influenced by UK garage + a bit of electro. Chicago’s CID IKARUS takes over with an hour-long percussive, bass-heavy mix,…

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jeff pietro – chris widman – absci radio [as1037]

JEFF PIETRO guest mix + new music from LUKE VIBERT, HAPPA + CHANTS on this week’s ABSTRACT SCIENCE podcast, hosted by CHRIS WIDMAN. JEFF PIETRO is one of our favorite chicago djs + a long-time friend of the show, who last made an appearance on the program in 2017. PIETRO takes a broad view of…

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africans with mainframes – noleian reusse – absci radio [as1035]

AFRICANS WITH MAINFRAMES live set + new music from ALVA NOTO, TESSELA + KAMIKAZE SPACE PROGRAMME on this week’s ABSTRACT SCIENCE podcast, hosted by CHRIS WIDMAN. WIDMAN beings the program with a short bookend mix of new experimental dancefloor cuts from Germany + the UK, closing with JEDI KNIGHTS (MARK PRITCHARD + TOM MIDDLETON) classic…

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