A Different Nature

A Different Nature Mission Statement: A Sustained Explorations of New, Experimental Music and Sonic Art
A Different Nature is a curatorial program of genre-defying avant garde music and spoken word that champions historic and modern sound art and spotlights, new, emergent experimental music and audio art generally not heard anywhere else.
The program's format provides the space for deep listening to pieces not confined to pop song lengths and shows are generally focused on an artist, school of music or discipline, record label or art movement.

A Different Nature is a collaborative effort of the ADN Collective, who each curate a show every week on an informal rotating basis, or a group show, depending on the subject at hand.

A Different Nature was founded in the late Seventies by Richard Francis, who fearlessly championed new music and the unheard Avant Garde. His programs went into exhaustive detail on individual artists, labels and musical disciplines. He also spearheaded many important events on the air, such as the 2001 and 2008 Dada and Surrealism festivals that dominated the airwaves for days on end and involved many in the local avant garde community as well as many KBOO programmers.

Richard passed away in 2009 but it's our hope to carry on with his mission of introducing listeners to unheard new music as a collective of his collaborators and listeners.

Long live Papa Dada!

Airs every Monday from 8 to 10 PM

Episode Archive

A Different Nature on 12/12/11

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Mon, 12/12/2011 - 8:00pm - 10:00pm
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Krol Voldarepet Knact Didáctico

On A Different Nature we will be playing Krol Voldarepet Knact Didáctico, group formed by Marco Antonio "Tzara" Godinez (Synthesizer Roland SH-1), Arturo Meza (String Synthesizer ARP OMNI and acoustic guitar), Juan Wolfang Cruz (Violoncello and electric bass) and Victor Soto (electric guitar).
Their music is described as a proyect of didactic music, collective improvisation of sounds and atmospheres.
The sound they made is a mixture of strange textures that at times it sounds spacy and psychedelic, being at times desperate and mysterious.
We will hear two reharsal recordings from 1977-78, and a live recrding at the Frederic Chopin Concert Hall, June 25th, 1977.

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A Different Nature on 12/05/11

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Mon, 12/05/2011 - 8:00pm - 11:00pm
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Exploring 40 years of Meredith Monk's vocal genius.

Meredith Monk's compositions and vocals have been an influential force for more than 40 years.  Monk's multidisciplinary approach to her work brings rare depth to her art.

Musical America has named Monk 2012's Composer of the Year. They say that:

A Different Nature on 11/21/11

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Mon, 11/21/2011 - 8:00pm - 10:00pm
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Surprise Night hosted by Dr. Zomb

This week's show hosted by Dr. Zomb.   "Surprise Night"  Odds and ends of the experimental and avant-garde as they occur to me...   maybe we'll hear some ursula bogner (amazing discovery or delicious audio hoax ?),  maybe some terge isungset and his music played at sub freezing temps on instruments made of ice (in honor of upcoming chilly weather) and, in honor of thanksgiving, maybe the vegetable orchestra, who derive all their sounds from actual vegetables !   Call any vegetable !!!

 

We'll just see what happens...

A Different Nature on 10/24/11

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Mon, 10/24/2011 - 8:00pm - 10:00pm
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Un Drame Musical Instantane & the Grrr label.

Tonight we'll listen to releases on the Grrr label.. -- not the American label which releases Christian music, but rather the French label which has released some incredible music in the last 35 plus years. Mainly the label of  Un Drame Musical Instantane, who combined free jazz, rock, and modern classical  and mixed electronics with acoustic instruments in highly creative ways, Grrr also went on to release other excellent recordings by similar artists like Helene Sage, Bernard Vitet, Pied de Poul and more..   .  

A Different Nature on 10/17/11

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Mon, 10/17/2011 - 8:00pm - 10:00pm
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Moebius, Roedelius, Cluster, Harmonia and more

Tonight on A Different Nature, in light of the upcoming performance of HANS JOACHIM ROEDELIUS, we will explore his music, along with that of his oft-times collaborator, DIETER MOEBIUS. After being a part of the avant-garde group KLUSTER with CONRAD SCHNITZLER in 1969, they formed CLUSTER, in 1971, and went on to create a proto-type of the ambient electronic music still heard today. Not only will we hear KLUSTER and CLUSTER, but also HARMONIA, which included Michael Rother of NEU!, and some of their collaborations with like-minded artist BRIAN ENO. Here's a chance to listen to the pre-history of contemporary ambient electronica!

A Different Nature on 10/03/11

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Mon, 10/03/2011 - 8:00pm - 10:00pm
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Electrogals Music Festival

This week's host, Dr. Zomb, will be joined in the studio by Heather Perkins and Christi Denton from the upcoming "Electrogals - Girls Gone Wired" music and art festival, taking place at Disjecta, October 10th  - 15th .  We'll talk about the event and listen to some work by those involved.

Disjecta is located at 8731 N. Interstate, in Portland. Electrogals will present five days of music, sound installations, videos, and live concerts.   Artists include Stephanie Rearick, Natasha Kmeto, Sylvia Hackathorn, Bonnie Miksch, Cheetah Finesse, Tender Forever, Briana Marela, Momilani Ramstrum, and Pamela Z.  For a complete schedule, go to:  www.electrogals.org/oct11.php

A Different Nature on 09/26/11

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Mon, 09/26/2011 - 8:00pm - 10:00pm
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Dutch Ambient and Soundscape artist Arno Peeters

This week on A Different Nature, we feature Dutch Ambient and Soundscape artist Arno Peeters.

A Different Nature on 09/19/11

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Mon, 09/19/2011 - 8:00pm - 10:00pm
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ding dong ding dong

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=S9Xgkf2YBnU

bellsbellsbellsbellsbellsbellsbellsbellsbellsbellsbellsbellsbellsbellsbellsbells

Click on that link, turn up your speakers and walk away from the computer, do the dishes, look out the window, read your book...eventually, the effect can be like time travel. haunting...

A Different Nature on 09/12/11

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Mon, 09/12/2011 - 8:00pm - 10:00pm
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Join Rolf & Andy as A Different Nauture celebrates Stockhausen's birthday & 911

German modernist composer Karlheinz Stockhausen (1928-2007)

A Different Nature on 09/05/11

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Mon, 09/05/2011 - 8:00pm - 10:00pm
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John Cage birthday celebration

A Different Nature celebrates the birthday of composer John Cage, born September 5, 1912. Think of this program as a prelude to next year's madness. Throughout 2012 KBOO plans to present Cage features in honor of his centenary.       tonight's host: Andy Hosch

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Interview With Negativland's Mark Hosler

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Mon, 08/25/2014
Dr. Zomb of Dr. Zomb's Stereo Obscura and Rich of Radio Lost and Found interview Negativland founding member Mark Hosler.
Mark called in all the way from North Carolina to discuss Negativland history, their upcoming show in Portland on the 29th, their upcoming new album It's All In Your Head and other mysteries.

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Mon, 03/25/2013

This time on A Different Nature, we delve into the program's past, and play gems from founder Richard Francis' own record collection.  It's KBOO's spring membership drive, so A Different Nature listeners will have the opportunity to pledge their support for the station during the program. We have special thank-you gifts to offer new or renewing members: copies of the CD "Hendrix Uncovered: New Music Inspired by Jimi Hendrix", donated by March Music Moderne & Bob Priest.

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Interview with Homer Flynn of The Residents

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Mon, 02/18/2013

 For forty years, the San Francisco Avant-Garde band The Residents have basked in relative obscurity, much of it self-imposed. Their earliest modus operandi had them creating works under their 'theory of obscurity', first coined by N. Senada, who may or may not be an actual person. One aspect of the theory is that a work is created with the intent of never releasing a work until every participant has forgotten about it - or something like that.

Another aspect of the Residents is that they've kept their real identity a secret for many decades, with a few people speaking on their behalf in a business capacity who may or may not be Residents themselves.. Hmmm..

We did, however, manage to get Homer Flynn, The Resident's creative director and visual Major Domo on the phone, while he was, uh, helping the band on the Eastern leg of their Wonder of Weird 40th Anniversary tour.

Homer was more than generous with his time and lots of questions get answered, including a long-time rumour around KBOO's history.

But I'll let you listen to that yourself.

 

ADN 9/17/2012 CAGE CENTENARY PROGRAM 3

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ADN 9/17/2012 CAGE CENTENARY PROGRAM 3 / host: dj what the!@#%*! 

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A Different Nature 4/30/2012 featuring Derek Ecklund

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Mon, 04/30/2012

Interview with Edward Ka-spel of the Legendary Pink Dots

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Mon, 11/22/2010

Kathy, Dr Zomb & Rolf interviewed Edward Ka-Spel of the Legendary Pink Dots for A DIFFERENT NATURE. We conducted the interview at the Doug Fir a couple hours before they performed and aired it on ADN that night. Also thanks to Crystal for digital audio editing before the interview aired.

Playlists

A Different Nature playlist for 10/29/2012

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ArtistTitleAlbumLabel
Pierre HenryBreathLe Voyage: Tibetan Book of the Dead]Limelight LP
intro [Dr. Zomb]
Bengt bergerBitter Funeral BeerBitter Funeral BeerECM
mic break [Andy]
Pierre HenryTransformationLe Livre des Morts EgyptienMantra
Psychic TV23 Tibetan Human Thigh bonesThemes Part 1Cleopatra
James WoodVillage Burial with FireSpirit Festival with LamentationMode
Culto sin NombreLa Tumba de Edgar PoeFracturas internasSolo Art
mic break [Alejandro]
TribuTamoanchanMaseualCademac
Dion McGregorDead to the WorldThe Further Somniloquies of Dion McGregorTorpor Vigil
Andrew LilesWhere the Long Shadows FallWhere the Long Shadows Fall [CD single]Dirter
Lieutenant CaramelLe Morte du CerfLe Boite de Pandore/Carnet de ChasseActeon
Trembling StrainFuneral MarchAnthem to Raise the DeadBelle Antique
Fosa ComunAbortion [excerpt, dubbed over "Funeral March"]Fosa ComunGente de Mexico
mic break [Rolf]
John ColtraneLiving SpaceInfinityImpulse
Max Roach/M'BoomGhost Dance, part IITo the Max!Bluemoon
David S. WareBardoOneceptAum Fidelity
mic break [Andy]
Sun RaHiroshimaStars That Shine Darkly/HiroshimaSaturn
mic break [Dr. Zomb]
Daniel JohnstonMy Baby Cares for the DeadDon't Die On Me Baby [box set]Munster
Rodd KeithI Died TodayI Died TodayTzadik
Pierre HenryAfter Death 1Le Voyage: Tibetan Book of the Dead]Limelight LP
Lee HazelwoodWe All Make the Flowers GrowDrink in my HeartKilled by Lee [bootleg]
Manuel EnriquezConjuroManuel EnriquezINBA-SACM LP
NazcaLa Morgue [dubbed over "Conjuro"]Nazca En VivoNaja
Jorge ReyesNadie se Libre TamohuanchanComalaProducciones Exilio
Juan José ArreolaEpitafio [dubbed over "Nadie se Libre Tamohuanchan"]Primera ReedicionU.N.A.M.
mic break [Alejandro]
The Gray Field Recordings [R. Loftis]A DescentNature Desires NatureReverb Worship
ArrowwoodFuneral LullabyArrowwood/NovemthreeLittle Somebody
SaradaThe Darkest PathVA - Hand/EyeHand/Eye
Grow TonguePrayer for the DeadDitch Mix, Volume Twoself-released
PhaedraDeath Will ComeThe SeaRune Grammofon
Jeff FuccilloDeathDisturbed StringsRoratorio
mic break [Rolf, Andy]
Koo Nimo & the Kumasi Ensemble AdadamAgofomma [Ghana]Flor BlancaVA - Dancing With the DeadEllipsis Arts...
Antanosy & Mahafy people [Madagascar]KalokaloVA - Dancing With the DeadEllipsis Arts...
Gabriel Souza Carvalho [Brazil, Candomblé]Amura SebinaVA - Dancing With the DeadEllipsis Arts...
Los Munequitos de Mantansas [Cuba, Santeria]AgayuIto Iban EchuQbadisc
unknown [Haiti, Vodou]Gue de Baron SamediSpirits of Life: Haitian VodouSoul Jazz
mic break [Andy, Dr. Zomb]
CriswellSomeone Walked Over My GraveSomeone Walked Over My Grave [7" single]Dionysus
International HarvesterI Mourn YouSov Gott Rose-MarieSilence
Pierre HenryPeaceful DeitiesLe Voyage: Tibetan Book of the Dead]Limelight LP
unknownFinal Relaxation [excerpt, dubbed over "Peaceful Deities"]Final RelaxationIpecoc
Oxomaxomaunknown [dubbed over "Final Relaxation"]Live at M.A.M.unknown
Current 93Ach Golgotha [excerpt]Nature UnveiledWorld Serpent
mic break [Dr. Zomb]
David LynchIn Heaven [from Soundtrack to "Eraser Head"7" singleSacred Bones

 Tune in this Monday evening (Oct. 29) from 8:00 pm until 12 midnight for an extended installment of "A Different Nature", as the collective brings you their annual Dia de los Muertos show. ADN founding host Richard Francis was heavily into celebrating Dia de los Muertos during the last years of his life, so now, every year around this time we pay homage to Richard and others who have passed, with a musical tribute. As usual, expect the unexpected. Dr. Zomb and friends will bring experimental and electronic music related to the theme [and some perhaps unrelated...] plus ritual music of funeral lamentations, ancestor worship, and the afterlife from many different cultures.

A Different Nature playlist for 10/17/2012

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Luba RaushiekEnterpriseChi JazzErect
Von FreemanBlues for BillieThe ImprovisorPremonition Records
Gregoire MaretThe Man I LoveLivefrom the internet
Chico FreemanExcerptsBeyond the RainContemporary
Ray AndersonGoing to Maxwell StreetSweet Chicago SuiteIntuition
Art Ensemble of ChicagoCharlie MFull ForceECM
Dee AlexanderMy Baby Just Cares For MEUnpluggeddeealexander.com
Oscar Brown Jr.One For My Baby and one More For the RoadTells It Like It Is!Columbia
Patricia BarberInvitationNightclubBlue Note
Kurt EllingTime of the SeasonThe MessangerBlue Note
Jason AdasiewiczWarm ValleySun RoomsDelmark
Kahil El'Zabar, Ritual TrioSave Your Love For Merenaissance of the resistanceDelmark
Ken Vandermark's Sound in Action TrioCut to FitDesign in TimeDelmark
Malachi ThompsonCJ'c Blues47th StreetDelmark

A Different Nature playlist for 10/15/2012

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10/15/2012
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TuxedomoonConquestDevineOperation Twilight
Un Drame Musical InstaneLeon/Le Couple IdealSous Les MersGrrr
Prof. RichmannEisSucculent Blue SwayDorobo
Fred FrithJigsawThe Technology of TearsSST
Philip BesombesCeci est CelaCeci est CelaMio
Bob Downes Open MusicTunnels ElectronicEpisodes at 4 amParadigm Disc
Psychic TVDawnMouth of the NightTemple
Lars AkerlundRivers of MercuryRivers of Mercury/Via StyxFirework Editions
TuxedomoonGrand HotelDevineOperation Twilight
Warner JepsonTotentanzTotentanz and other Electronic WorksMelon Expander
Un Drame Musical InstaneZob SessionsSous les MersGrrr
Henk BadingsEvolutionenPopular ElectronicsBasta

Tonight we listened to music composed for dance and choreography..

A Different Nature playlist for 10/01/2012

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10/01/2012
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Evan Parker, Derek Bailey, Han BenninkTitan MoonThe topography of the LungsIncus
Spontaneous Music EnsembleForty Minutes (Part 1)Eighty-Five MinutesEmanem
Spontaneous Music EnsembleForty Minutes (Part 2)Eighty-Five MinutesEmanem
Spontaneous Music EnsembleThirty-Five Minutes (Part 1)Eighty-Five MinutesEmanem
Evan Parker, Derek Bailey, Han BenninkFor Peter B and Peter KThe topography of the LungsIncus
Evan Parker, Derek Bailey, Han BenninkFixed ElsewhereThe topography of the LungsIncus
Evan Parker, Derek Bailey, Han BenninkDog MeatThe topography of the LungsIncus

A Different Nature playlist for 09/24/2012

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09/24/2012

On this evening's four hour CAGE CENTENARY finale, members of the 'Different Nature' Collective gathered in the KBOO studios and employed Cagean chance  methods in "composing" a four-hour collage.

More than 60 recordings (CDs & LPs) of Cage's music were divided into four random piles: one pile four each of the four suites: spades, hearts, diamonds, and clubs. Actually, this operation was only semi-random, as it was decided that because phonograph records are played with a diamond stylus, that diamonds would be their suit. The CDs were equally divided among the three remaining suits. We began by drawing a card from the deck. A corresponding recording was selected based on the draw. For example, if the 8 of hearts were drawn, the 8th CD in the 'hearts' pile would picked, and so on.  

Dice rolls then determined which track would be played.  As the selection process continued, we gradually overdubbed additional Cage compositions.  Two turntables and three CD players were utilized, so up to five pieces could be heard, superimposed, throughout the four-hour work.  Dice also determined how long certain tracks would be played. We didn't allow the longest compositions to play all the way through, thus creating more variety in the "composition".

 When jokers were drawn, we agreed that random portions of last week's ADN, hosted by dj What the!@#%*!  would be played.  Dj What the!@#%*!  has championed the music of John Cage here at KBOO for many years. Here again, dice determined how long these excerpts would be played.

We hope that you enjoy this listening experience as much as we enjoyed making it happen. And we hope that Mr. Cage would have approved...  What do you think?

A Different Nature playlist for 09/10/2012

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John Cage and David TudorIndeterminacyIndeterminacyFolkways
John CageEmpty Words Part IIIEmpty Wordswww.youtube.com

A Different Nature playlist for 09/03/2012

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09/03/2012
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ENO [English National Opera]Cage: Musicircus 2012unreleasedunreleased
John CageFontana MixElectronic Music V/A LPTurnabout
John CageRozart MixAnthology of Noise & Electronic Music, vol. 1Sub Rosa
John Cage/Peter GreenawayWilliams MixOHM: The Early Gurus of Electronic Music: 1948-1980Ellipsis Arts
Gordon Mumma & David TudorCage: Solos for Voice IIExtended Voices V/A LPOdyssey
John Cage/Andrew HoschPrepared Piano Collageunreleasedunreleased
John Cage/Kenneth PatchenThe City Wears a Slouch HatThe City Wears a Slouch Hatorgan of Corti
John CageBird CageBird CageEMF [Electronic Music Foundation]
John CageCredo in U.S. (excerpt) (live 1980s (?) performance)Credo in U.S. [7" vinyl]Dolor del Estamago
Boris BermanCage: PrimitiveMusic for Prepared Piano, vol. 2Naxos

John Cage (1912-1992) was born on September 5, 1912.   Cage was, perhaps, the greatest music radical of the 20th century. He composed using chance procedures. His music honored silence along with sound. He made no distinction between traditional musical sounds and what some call noise. He embraced, rather than escaped from, messy urban life as well as anarchic nature. He was controversial, to say the least, but his influence has been, and continues to be, extraordinary. No one in the last century did more to change the way much of the world now thinks about, makes and consumes art.  In celebration the Cage centenary, A Different Nature will present Cage-related programming throughout the month of September.  This first program on September 3rd will be an extended 3-hour show (8-11 pm) with Dr. Zomb and Andy Hosch co-hosting.   Then tune in on the 10th and the 17th at the show's regular time (8-10 pm). Hosts: Alejandro Ceballos (10th) and DJ What the.....!? (17th).  And on Monday, September 24, we'll present a four-hour finale (7-11 pm) with lots of us mixing Cage's music live in the air room, with track selection and order of play determined by Cagean chance operations.

 

 

 

A Different Nature playlist for 08/13/2012

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Pauline OliverosAlien Bog: excerpt [18:00]Alien Bog/Beautiful SoopPogus Productionswww.paulineoliveros.us
mic break
Maggi PayneCrystal [9:58]CrystalLovely Music, Ltd.www.maggipayne.com
Joelle LéandreHommage À John Cage [4:14]The Wonderful Widow Of Eighteen Springs...Auvidis Montaignewww.joelle-leandre.com
mic break
James TenneyPhases (for Edgar Varese) [12:25]Selected Works 1961-1969New World Recordskalvos.org
Morton SubotnickUntil Spring (side one) [15:04]Volume 2: Electronic WorksMode Recordswww.mortonsubotnick.com
mic break
Chris BrownPahoehoe, parts 1 & 2 [13:38]LavaTzadikwww.mills.edu
mic break
Annie GosfieldMentryville [4:58]Lost Signals & Drifting SatellitesTzadikwww.anniegosfield.com
Terry RileyAnthem Of The Great Spirit: Half Wolf Dances Mad In Moonlight [8:17]Salome Dances For Peace (Kronos Quartet) [Disc 1]Nonesuchterryriley.net
Lou HarrisonSong Of Quetzalcoatl (William Winant Percussion Group) [6:36]Drums Along The PacificNew Albionwww.otherminds.org
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Miya Masaoka24,000 Years Is Forever [14:48]Masaoka Orchestra: What Is The Difference Between Stripping And Playing The Violin?Les Disques VICTOwww.miyamasaoka.com
Pauline Oliveros & Miya MasaokaAfternoon - Hirusugi [4:01]Accordion KotoDeep Listeningdeeplistening.org

Mills College - Incubator of New Music: The common thread linking the composers on tonight's edition of "A Different Nature" is Mills College in Oakland, California. For more than 80 years, Mills has been at the forefront of contemporary music, dramatically and consistently expanding the frontiers of sound and theory. Among the ranks of those who have taught at Mills are such luminaries of 20th century music as Luciano Berio, John Cage, Henry Cowell, and Iannis Xenakis. This evening we will hear music from Mills-associated composers including  Pauline Oliveros, Morton Subotnik, Joelle Léandre, Miya Masaoka, Gordon Mumma, Maggi Payne, and James Tenney --much of it in an electronic or electroacoustic vein. host: Andy Hosch.

A Different Nature playlist for 08/06/2012

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08/06/2012

peter thomas   excerpt   reminicenses of...   chariots of the gods ost lp   polydor

philippe bessombes    pour suite    libra lp    wah wah

joe greene    main title and walk to hell    on her bed of roses ost lp   mira

alan splet    excerpt   side one     eraserhead ost lp

zdenek liska    punch and judy  

anton g abril    morte seq. 5    4-3-2-1 morte st lp   dagored

bernard hermann    the glowing...    the day the earth stood still st cd   20th cent. fox

dominic frontiere   excerpt   suite from "nightmare"   outer limits st cd   gnp crescendo

eldon rathburn    excerpt   out of the labyrinthe   labyrinthe lp   expo 67

ligeti    requiem for sonata...      2001 a space odyssey ost lp   mgm

d. frontiere     excerpt    suite from "nightmare"    outer limits cd

bebe & louis barron    forbidden planet main title   ohm v/a cd    ellipse

alain clavier   excerpt   metadata

zdenek liska   historia naturae

ferde grofe   theremin solo   rocketship x-m lp   starlog

teiji ito/lois & bebe barron   the very eye of night (1952)

wim wenders   cathedral of books   wings of desire st

bobby beausoleil   b/1   lucifer rising ost & sessions anth. box set

zdenek liska    et cetera   

morricone    gli occhi freddi...    s/t lp   dagored

dust brothers   chemical burn   fight club st cd   restless

quincy jones   hangin' paper   in cold blood st lp

 

everything kinda fell to pieces after that for the last track or two writing it down wise...

 

thanks for listening...

 

A Different Nature playlist for 07/23/2012

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07/23/2012

This week on A Different Nature, we took a look at the pioneering electronic works of İlhan Mimaroğlu, who passed away on July 17th.

İlhan Mimaroğlu (Turkish pronunciation: [ˈilhan mimaɾˈoːɫu], March 11, 1926 – July 17, 2012) was a musician and electronic music composer. He was born in Istanbul, Turkey, the son of the famous architect Mimar Kemaleddin Bey depicted on the Turkish lira banknotes, denomination 20 lira, of the 2009 E-9 emission. He graduated from Galatasaray High School in 1945 and the Ankara Law School in 1949. He went to study in New York supported by a Rockefeller Scholarship. He studied musicology at Columbia University under Paul Henry Lang and composition under Douglas Moore. 

During the 1960s he studied in the Columbia-Princeton Electronic Center under Vladimir Ussachevsky and on occasions worked with Edgard Varèse and Stefan Wolpe. His notable students included Ingram Marshall.

He worked as a producer for Atlantic Records, where he created his own record label, Finnadar Records, in 1971.[1] In the same year he collaborated with trumpeter Freddie Hubbard on a moving anti-war statement, Sing Me a Song of Songmy. He also was the producer for Charles Mingus' Changes One and Changes Two, as well as Federico Fellini's Satyricon.

He was awarded the Guggenheim Fellowship in music composition in 1971.

This show was brought to you by DJ What The?!,  Rich L., Rolf Semprebon and Dr. Zomb.

Playlist:

08:01PM-08:05PM (4:00) Ilhan Mimaroglu “Bowery Bum” from Electronic Music 1964 onAvant-Garde Project

08:05PM-08:12PM (7:00) Ilhan Mimaroglu “Le Tombeau de Edgar Poe” from Electronic Music 1964 on Avant-Garde Project

08:12PM-08:19PM (7:00) Ilhan Mimaroglu “Immolation Scene” from Musique Noire onFinnadar

08:26PM-08:45PM (19:31) Ilhan Mimaroglu “To Kill a Sunrise: A Requiem for Those Shot In the Back / a Composition of Agitprop Music for Electromagnetic Tape” from To Kill a Sunrise and la Ruche (1976) on Folkways Records

08:45PM-08:49PM (4:00) Ilhan Mimaroglu “Prelude for Harpsichord” from Wings of a Delirious Demon on Finnadar

08:49PM-08:52PM (3:00) Ilhan Mimaroglu “Provocations” from Wings of a Delirious Demon on Finnadar

08:52PM-08:56PM (4:00) Ilhan Mimaroglu “White Cockatoo” from Wings of a Delirious Demon on Finnadar

08:56PM-08:59PM (3:00) Ilhan Mimaroglu “Prelude for Magnetic Tape #9” from Wings of a Delirious Demon on Finnadar

08:59PM-09:04PM (5:00) Ilhan Mimaroglu “Sing Me A Song of Songmy” from Sing Me A Song of Songmy on Atlantic

09:29PM-09:35PM (6:00) Ilhan Mimaroglu “Three Pieces for Piano” from Musique Noire onFinnadar

09:35PM-09:53PM (18:00) Ilhan Mimaroglu “Tract One” from Tract on Folkways Records

09:56PM-09:59PM (3:00) Ilhan Mimaroglu “Prelude for Magnetic Tape # 16” from Face the Windmill on Folkways Records

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A Tribute to PANDIT PRAN NATH

 

http://www.soundmaps.net/pandit_pran_nath.html

A Different Nature playlist for 08/22/2011

Categories:
Program name: 
A Different Nature
Air date: 
08/22/2011

 

 

 

A DIFFERENT NATURE presents

 A TRIBUTE to PANDIT PRAN NATH --

A 3 HOUR special on A Different Nature (To read more about Pandit Pran Nath and the American avant-garde underground, here is an excellent article -- http://www.bidoun.org/magazine/20-bazaar/lord-of-the-drone-pandit-pran-nath-and-the-american-underground-by-alexander-keefe/.) 

The first 2 hours were dedicated to 4 compositions --4 Portland area composers offering their piece in tribute to or inspired by Pandit Pran Nath

1.  Air Objects by John Berendzen   24:30

2.  Planetary Sine Wave Organ by Derek Ecklund  30:30

3.  Referent  by Scott Goodwin  24:00

4.  Raindrop Garden by Matt Carlson  10:00     

The last hour of the broadcast was indeed very special, even historic, as Michael Stirling sang/performed a raga live in the KBOO studios with accompaniment from Derek Ecklund and Kelly Jennings, each playing a tambura, and Aran Adams on tablas.

Here's what Michael had to say about this raga:  "i dedicate my offering to Shamsudin Faridi Desai, a music family friend from Dehli who passed on 8/16 - one of the last living masters of the Binkar in the tradition of Mian Bande Ali Khan - the great Binkar of the Kirana tradition.  He and sarangi virtuoso and Khalifa of the Kirana Gharana, Ustad Hafizullah Khan were inspiriations and their classical music will never be duplicated - as Terry Riley said of Faridi, a Ghandarva!

To listen, enjoy, and paint the inside of your mind with peace and the walls of your home with a deep resonant ommmmmmmmmmmm, click on this : http://www.soundmaps.net/pandit_pran_nath.html

have a nice trip.

A Tribute to PANDIT PRAN NATH

 

http://www.soundmaps.net/pandit_pran_nath.html

A Different Nature playlist for 08/22/2011

Categories:
Program name: 
A Different Nature
Air date: 
08/22/2011

 

 

 

A DIFFERENT NATURE presents

 A TRIBUTE to PANDIT PRAN NATH --

A 3 HOUR special on A Different Nature (To read more about Pandit Pran Nath and the American avant-garde underground, here is an excellent article -- http://www.bidoun.org/magazine/20-bazaar/lord-of-the-drone-pandit-pran-nath-and-the-american-underground-by-alexander-keefe/.) 

The first 2 hours were dedicated to 4 compositions --4 Portland area composers offering their piece in tribute to or inspired by Pandit Pran Nath

1.  Air Objects by John Berendzen   24:30

2.  Planetary Sine Wave Organ by Derek Ecklund  30:30

3.  Referent  by Scott Goodwin  24:00

4.  Raindrop Garden by Matt Carlson  10:00     

The last hour of the broadcast was indeed very special, even historic, as Michael Stirling sang/performed a raga live in the KBOO studios with accompaniment from Derek Ecklund and Kelly Jennings, each playing a tambura, and Aran Adams on tablas.

Here's what Michael had to say about this raga:  "i dedicate my offering to Shamsudin Faridi Desai, a music family friend from Dehli who passed on 8/16 - one of the last living masters of the Binkar in the tradition of Mian Bande Ali Khan - the great Binkar of the Kirana tradition.  He and sarangi virtuoso and Khalifa of the Kirana Gharana, Ustad Hafizullah Khan were inspiriations and their classical music will never be duplicated - as Terry Riley said of Faridi, a Ghandarva!

To listen, enjoy, and paint the inside of your mind with peace and the walls of your home with a deep resonant ommmmmmmmmmmm, click on this : http://www.soundmaps.net/pandit_pran_nath.html

have a nice trip.

A new song for your show

 http://www.boyjah.net/music/LoveMe2.mp3

Archived shows?

I loved the show today and read about the history of the show and about Richard.  Are there any archived Richard Francis shows?  I feel bereft i am so late to this party!

 

Ben

Thank you!

Tuned in on my way home from work. I don't usually get to listen but tonight I did and I'm sooooooo glad I found this show! I love gamelan. Love love it. Thank you!!!!

 

 

Experimental music show

Hello, I am a portland experimental music artist and would like to know how to get my music on Kboo. Thanks

-Electriqu Quid

Program submission forms are

Program submission forms are available at the station, 20 SE 8th Ave. You can also call Program Director Chris Merrick at (503) 231-8032. This is assuming you've already gone through volunteer orientation and FCC training....

music submissions

Is this the official KBOO music submission
"protocol"?
-OR-

Can I send a cd with some music on it ?

 

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