Review: Various Artists – Metro Jaxx Vol 2

Posthuman’s Balkan Vinyl follows up their hugely successful 2018 release, Metro Jaxx Vol. 1, with the second in the series. The Waveform Transmitter‘s Ste Knight takes a listen to six tracks that cover the full acid spectrum. Continue reading “Review: Various Artists – Metro Jaxx Vol 2”

The UK Sees Its First Vinyl Festival at Printworks, London, in September.

Vinyl

Printworks are readying themselves to host the UK’s first Vinyl Festival. The Waveform Transmitter’s Andy Weights waxes lyrical. Continue reading “The UK Sees Its First Vinyl Festival at Printworks, London, in September.”

Fantastic Formats: An Exploration into the Popular Music Format Part 4

For the fourth edition of his insightful Fantastic Formats series, The Waveform Transmitter’s Andy Weights takes a long hard stare at the digital format. Continue reading “Fantastic Formats: An Exploration into the Popular Music Format Part 4”

Fantastic Formats: An Exploration into the Popular Music Format Part 2

The inimitable CD
The inimitable CD

Fantastic Formats is a series looking at the impact and meaning of today’s music formats, describing and explaining the multi-format world in which we store and listen to our music. This month The Waveform Transmitter’s Andy Weights tackles the CD. Continue reading “Fantastic Formats: An Exploration into the Popular Music Format Part 2”

Who is William Onyeabor? Nigerian Synth Pioneer Passes Away

William Onyeabor
William Onyeabor

William Onyeabor, one of Nigeria’s most innovative funk musicians has passed away. The Waveform Transmitter pays its respects to a true pioneer of African music. Continue reading “Who is William Onyeabor? Nigerian Synth Pioneer Passes Away”

Fantastic Formats: An exploration into the Popular Music Format

Vinyl has seen a resurgence of late.
Vinyl has seen a resurgence of late.

In our new monthly feature, Andy Weights looks at popular music formats, and the impact they had on music consumption. This month: vinyl.

Continue reading “Fantastic Formats: An exploration into the Popular Music Format”