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Interviews

Daniel Miller - Depeche Mode

Interview | Electronics & Music Maker, May 1982

In contrast with the main feature we take a look at one of today’s modern commercial, electro-music bands.

Daniel Miller - The Miller's Tale

Interview | Topic: Music Business | One Two Testing, Jan 1983
Mute Records

Daniel Miller, the force behind Mute, Depeche Mode and Yazoo, discloses the secret life of an A and R man.

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Depeche Mode - The Basildon Bond

Interview | Electronic Soundmaker, Apr 1984

Bruce Gilbert - Totally Wired

Interview | Electronic Soundmaker, Jan 1985

A chat with art-punk godfather Bruce Gilbert, a founder member of left-field collaboration Wire. The man reveals a low-tech approach to hi-tech gear... and a few trade secrets.

Inspiral Carpets - Mute Mavericks

Interview | Music Technology, Jan 1993

Clint Boon and the Farfisa beat

Depeche Mode - Modes of Operation

Interview | Electronics & Music Maker, Aug 1986

After five years at the top of the electropop tree, Basildon boys Martin Gore and Alan Wilder talk tech with Paul Tingen.

Erasure - You And Me Both

Interview | Electronics & Music Maker, Aug 1986

Electropop veteran Vince Clarke and latest partner, Andy Bell, discuss composing, sampling and singing following their debut album release. Tim Goodyer takes notes.

The Collector

Interview | Topic: Vintage Instruments | Music Technology, May 1993

Bob Williams has one of the finest collections of analogue synthesisers in the world, and cherishes them with a care that would make the Science Museum blush. Peter Forrest crosses hill and dale to Cornwall to take a long, loving look, and uncovers a whole network of Moog and Mellotron devotees. Whatever next - 'The Antique Rhodes Show'?

Fad Gadget

Interview | Electronics & Music Maker, Apr 1984

In which the man behind the mask - Frank Tovey - explains his attitudes to playing, writing, and recording his own particular brand of idiosyncratic electronic music.

Excerpts from City Slab Horror

Interview | Electronics & Music Maker, May 1985

Severed Heads mainman Tom Ellard in conversation with Dan Goldstein - no one in the modern music industry is safe.

A Room Of My Own: Nort & Epichead Studio

Interview | Topic: Home Studio | Sound On Sound, Apr 1993

Mode-Al

Interview | Making Music, Jun 1987

Bomb the Bass - Bass Studies

Interview | Music Technology, Oct 1988

In his career as disc jockey, audio engineer and pop star Tim Simenon has called upon musical influences as diverse as Rick James and Kraftwerk. Tim Goodyer talks tech with a DJ who intends to take cut-up records on the road.

Bomb the Bass - Beats Working

Interview | Music Technology, Jul 1991

Pioneer of the sampling revolution, Tim Simenon, is back with a new album, a new studio and a refreshing update on what technology has to offer music. Tim Goodyer charts Unknown Territory.

Chris and Cosey - Record Talkback

Interview | Electronic Soundmaker, Jun 1984

Colin Newman - Newman's A to Z

Interview | Music Technology, Dec 1986

His career began in punk performance, digressed into a fascination with synthesisers, and now finds him in collaboration with a classical composer. Colin Newman explains performance and musical subversion to Tim Goodyer.

Erasure - Clarke Techniques

Interview | Making Music, May 1986

Computers have made Vince Clarke a different Keyboardist. And you'll never guess why.

Pascal Gabriel - Made in Heaven

Interview | Music Technology, May 1989

After producing artists ranging from Bomb the Bass and S 'Xpress to Bryan Ferry and Wet Wet Wet, Pascal Gabriel is about to begin his own career as a recording artist. Tim Goodyer discovers a Lovechild.

Vince Clarke - Sounding Off

Interview | Electronic Soundmaker, Nov 1984

Vince Clarke reveals trade secrets.

Vince Clarke - Waiting For The Perfect Song

Interview | Sound On Sound, Dec 1988

Since introducing the world to the delights of pure synth-pop in 1981, Vince Clarke has continued to demonstrate his mastery of the popular song form through the medium of synth technology. Paul Ireson investigates.

Home is where the art is

Interview | The Mix, Jul 1994

Someday, all home studios will be built this way - an exclusive survey

Vince Clarke - Vince Clarke’s Wall Of Sound

Interview | Music Technology, Jun 1993

Here’s your ticket to Amsterdam, Vince will meet you at the studio and show you all his favourite classic synths. A dream? No, a reality, thanks to Ian Masterson and Music Technology. Ian gets an exclusive guided tour around Erasure’s secret analogue powerhouse, just for you. You can almost taste the Amstel beer

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Daniel Miller - Muted Response

Feature | Electronics & Music Maker, Feb 1984

Daniel Miller, head of Mute records, has taken the label to a very successful conclusion with some massive UK hits. He tells of the joys and despair of the British record industry, and his work with electronic music.

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We Are The Management

Feature | Topic: Music Business | Music Technology, Nov 1988

Who are the music biz' management, and do you really need them? David Bradwell talks to the people who take care of the stars and their affairs.

History By Numbers

Retrospective (Gear) | Topic: Vintage Instruments | Music Technology, Feb 1987
A Re-Review Of The Roland MC4 Microcomposer

...But let us not forget what went before. Steve Howell again, on the machine that introduced the world to recording music by punching in a set of numbers. It's still usable today.

 

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