Discussed: Edward Snowden, pre-historical seaways, and prison songs from Mississippi
Discussed: blood raves at Berghain, acid house, and Catholic masses for aliens
Or standing up in the case of Throbbing Gristle's '20 Jazz Funk Greats'
"This sets the tone for the whole record—melancholy, downtrodden but angry, sparse and bleak"
And the one artist you need to know is...
Discussed: Björk in Berlin, that Gqom sound, and Nico goes noise techno
From familiar picks like Oneohtrix Point Never and Prurient to more obscure finds like Black Wing and 2814
Also discussed: machismo-free guitar noise, Iron Lung's sense of humor, frustrated Mare fandom, and more
Discussed: cliffside piano pieces, Kingston party crawls, lysergic lighting, the Dead's last stand and more
Discussed: hauntology, black thought, Afro-futurist hip-hop, 'Stalker' and more
"I had the most sincere 'holy shit' moment I'd had in a long, long time"