From the archive: Octave One interview, 2007

Here's an extended Q&A I conducted with Detroit techno royalty Octave One, a shorter version of which was published in print in Clash Magazine in early 2007. The interview was to promote Off the Grid, an audiovisual album for Tresor showcasing footage of the duo's live shows. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5S0INtQiv60 You can’t talk about techno without talking… Continue reading From the archive: Octave One interview, 2007

From the archive: Dabrye interview, 2006

Another interview from the vaults, written for Clash Magazine in April 2006, ahead of the release of Dabrye's album Two/Three on Ghostly International. I'd been a big fan of his stuff since Hyped-Up Plus Tax from One/Three became a bit of an early-night anthem at Club 69, and the new album saw him collaborating with… Continue reading From the archive: Dabrye interview, 2006

From the archive: Steve Reich interview, 2006

I'll be using this blog during the Covid-19 lockdown to share a few articles and interviews I've written through the years, starting with this interview with composer Steve Reich commissioned by Clash Magazine in October 2006, which marked the release of a new retrospective collection and remix collection at the time. A shorter version was… Continue reading From the archive: Steve Reich interview, 2006