The Sound Projector 6th issue

Published August 1999 : 116 pp

“The Red and The Black”

Please note this issue has sold out.


List of Contents:


  • The Blue Öyster Cult’s Sandy Pearlman
  • Lucas Abela
  • Disinformation
  • Masonna
  • Sonic Arts Union
  • Brandon Labelle
  • Sonic Boom
  • Project D.A.R.K.
  • ECM 323
  • American Pioneers live in the UK
  • Tru 2 da Game – The Rise and Rise of NO LIMIT RECORDS
  • Labradford Festival of Drifting
  • Sun Ra Comic Strip
  • Art by Remora, Rik Rawling, Ed Pinsent, War Arrow, Joe Banks



Optical*8, Boredoms, Gasaneta, Hanatarash, Keiji Haino with Boris, Altered States, Dragon Blue, The Land of Rising Noise

The Phantom of Liberty
Improvised Music (mostly of the UK)
Fear no Fall, John Butcher & Phil Durrant, Roger Smith, Spontaneous Music Ensemble, Abe / Yoshizawa / Kondo / Bailey, Rake, Tony Bevan, Evan Parker with Paul Lytton and co, John Russell, Graham Halliwell & Simon H Fell, Rottor, Veryan Weston, John Edwards, Mark Sanders

In the Art Gallery
Contemporary Composers
Brandon LaBelle, Malcolm Goldstein, Etant Donnes, Stephen Vitiello, Ragnar Grippe, Carl Stone, Terry Fox

The Utter Freakdom
Remarkably Outlandish Records
The Ghost Orchid, Anal Magic, Rev Dwight Frizzell, Naked City, Brast Burn, Die Trip Computer Die!, Oren Ambarchi and Robbie Avenaim, Savage Pencil, Dead Duck, Sun City Girls

Free Jazz
Sunny Murray, Sabir Mateen, Raphe Malik, ‘Dekoboko Hajime’, Yamantaka Eye, John Zorn

The Droning Ones
Muslimgauze, Rapoon, Oren Ambarchi, Ashtray Navigations, Universal Indians, Adrian Utley and Mount Vernon Arts Lab, Thurston Moore with Tom Surgal, Rod Poole, Alphane Moon, Alan Lamb, Remora

New Hip-Hop and Rap CDs
Eminem, Foxy Brown, Straight Outta Compton, DJ Rap, Soundbombing II, Timbaland, The NWA Legacy vol 1, TLC, Missy Misdemeanor Elliot, Snoop Dogg, C-Murder, Mia X

Atoms of Pure Noise
Non-musical bursts and energetic bruits
A Kombi, Dissecting Table, Sonic Youth Silver Session, Merzbow

The Crackling Ether 1
The Friendly Glow of Electronic Music and Dark Ambient
Hazard, Cyclobe, Transient v Resident, Vidna Obmana and Asmus Tietchens, Band of Pain, Scalpel, Nocturnal Emissions, Randy Greif, Robin Storey, Nigel Ayers, Rosy Parlane, Parmentier, Minit, David Haines, Vladislav Delay

The Crackling Ether 2
Somewhat more austere dry and grating minimalist bleeps
Aube, Marc McNulty, Noto, I.S.O., Klangkrief, Ryoji Ikeda, Rehberg and Bauer

The Discurator’s Den
Antitrade: An Ash Internation Compliation, King Missile, Phlegm, Maximum Coherence During Flying, The Serpents, Extreme Music From Africa, Antonius Rex, Peter Hammill, Rhys Chatham, Godspeed You Black Emperor!, Your Icon, The Boxhead Ensemble, Henry Cow, Beck, Don Air, The Lothars, Funky Terrorist, Amber Asylum, Current 93, Swans, Angels of Light, Body Lovers/Body Haters, The Moon Lay Hidden Beneath a Cloud

Cut & Paste
Turntablists and hard-editors in the disk mode
Philip Jeck, Pierre Bastien, Fennesz Plays 7inch single, John Wall

Modern Psychedelia
Vortex Navigation Company, Gentle Tasady, Salamander, The Land of Nod, Decalogue, Infrasonic Waves Volume 2

The Mossbed of Improvisation is Kosmische
Neu Krautrock Moderne
La! Neu? / Die with Dignity, Faust, Bluepoint Underground, l-A Dusseldorf

Noisy Rock
Opaque, Splintered, Cosmonauts Hail Satan, Menstruation Sisters, SLAB!

Skipload of Tapes
The Same Place, Aural Guerrilla, New Hippies, Pandemic