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Interviews

Andrew Poppy - Pop Goes Minimal

Interview | Music Technology, Aug 1987

A successful composer of minimal music or would-be writer of pop instrumentals? Tim Goodyer isn't sure so he challenges the man himself for the answers.

Anne Dudley - The Lexicon Of Strings

Interview | One Two Testing, Dec 1983

Anne Dudley rearranges the alphabet.

Bernard Xolotl - Bernard Xolotl on Synclavier II and Music

Interview | Electronics & Music Maker, Mar 1983

This French-born synthesist describes his experiences with the Synclavier and other digital instruments

Brian Eno - Eno Sense

Interview | Music Technology, Feb 1988

His successful production of U2 has brought musical sage Brian Eno back into the public eye. John Diliberto finds out what's become of his oblique strategies and how he approaches the latest technology.

Brian Eno - The Life Of Brian - Part 1

Interview | Electronic Soundmaker, Oct 1984

Part 1 of a two part in-depth interview with Brian Eno and his latest collaborator Harold Budd.

Brian Eno - The Life Of Brian - Part 2

Interview | Electronic Soundmaker, Nov 1984

The conclusion of our Eno exclusive.

Brian Eno - Brian Eno: Thoughts, Words, Music and Art - Part 1

Interview | Sound On Sound, Jan 1989

Mark Prendergast begins a two part in-depth appraisal of the thoughts, words, music and art of one of the most influential artists of the last decade: Brian Eno.

Brian Eno - Eno: Thoughts, Words, Music and Art - Part 2

Interview | Sound On Sound, Feb 1989

Part 2: Mark Prendergast continues his in-depth look at the formation of Eno’s new record company, Land Records, and the use of electronics in his music.

Brian Eno

Interview | Sound On Sound, Oct 1990
Breaking The Silence

Brian Eno, is undoubtedly one of the most influential figures in electronic music, yet his creative energies have recently been directed into other people's music. Now, with the release of one solo and one collaborative album approaching, he gives a rare interview to Mark Prendergast.

Brian Eno - Discretion

Interview | Music Technology, Oct 1993

In our exclusive interview, the great domed one himself waxes ambient on remixing, jazz, Sinatra, computers, the Eventide H-3000 and his own original definition of a new, environmentally sound music

Chris Franke - Chris Franke on Sequencers

Interview | Electronics & Music Maker, Mar 1983

Tangerine Dream's rhythm man describes his sequencer set-up

Colin Wilson - Breaking The Mold

Interview | Music Technology, Apr 1989

An Australian composer accepts a brief to provide music for an exhibition of pottery - the catch is that all the sounds should be sampled from the exhibits. Sandra McLean talks to the man who makes pottery sing.

Dave Hewson - Danse Electronique

Interview | Electronics & Music Maker, Jan 1984

One of the foremost composers of electronic film music, here he talks about his celluloid career and his more recent excursion into the world of popular music producing, and his own Danse Electronique.

David Vorhaus - History of the Future

Interview | Electronics & Music Maker, Sep 1986
Kaleidophon Studios

Simon Trask travels to North London to visit one of Britain's longest-established synth studios, and to talk to its creator, electronic composer David Vorhaus.

David Vorhaus - David Vorhaus and Kaleidophon Studio

Interview | Electronics & Music Maker, Jun 1981

Ed Williams - The Old School

Interview | Music Technology, Oct 1989

Someone whose career in music began before the invention of the tape recorder will have witnessed a revolution in music technology. Peter Ridsdale shares the experiences of a man who has spent a lifetime composing for pictures.

Frank Zappa - Father of Invention

Interview | Music Technology, Feb 1987

What makes one of rock music's most eccentric and unpredictable characters lock his guitar in a cupboard and take to composing on a Synclavier instead? Rick Davies provides the answers in an exclusive interview.

Frank Zappa - Jazz From Hell

Interview | Sound On Sound, Feb 1987

Back with a new album 'Jazz From Hell' composed and executed almost entirely on Synclavier, this 60s cult hero explains to Paul Gilby why he has turned his back on lyrics and the reasons for his four-year love affair with the sexy black keyboard with the round Winchester disks!

Gabor Presser - Gabor 'Pici' Presser

Interview | Electronics & Music Maker, Apr 1983

Keyboard composer/player and leader of Hungary's top rock band, LGT

Geoff Downes

Interview | Sound On Sound, Apr 1986
Asia's illustrious keyboard player

In a rare interview, Asia's illustrious keyboard player talks synths, samplers and Mellotrons with David Etheridge.

Geoff Downes - The Collector

Interview | Music Technology, Jul 1987

There can be few musicians who've amassed such a huge collection of synthesisers as the ex-Buggles keyboardist. Paul Wiffen talks to him about his machines, and finds he still finds a use for most of them.

György Ligeti - The Pioneer

Interview | Music Technology, May 1990

From artistic oppression under Stalin to contributing to Stanley Kubrick's 2001: A Space Odyssey, György Ligeti has remained a true music pioneer. Simon Trask talks to a musical legend.

Hans Joachim Roedelius - Everything's Gone Green

Interview | Electronic Soundmaker, Oct 1984

Roedelius explains the necessity of home recording and why he's addicted to the colour green!

Hans Joachim Roedelius - Keyboard Music

Interview | Sound On Sound, Mar 1990

One of the pioneers of the German electronic music scene, Hans Joachim Roedelius's use of electronic keyboards to treat sound, create atmospheres, and provide sonic backdrops has evolved through collaborations with the likes of Conny Plank, Peter Baumann and Brian Eno. Mark J. Prendergast discovers more about the man and his music.

Hans Joachim Roedelius - Self-Portrait

Interview | Electronics & Music Maker, Aug 1984

Seminal German avant garde composer Hans-Joachim Roedelius was in London recently to promote a new solo album, 'Gift of the Moment'. Dan Goldstein was granted a brief audience.

 

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