Upstream and mainstream

Music that stands on the frontiers of our culture doesn’t often get heard by most people. Whether it’s the product of government funding, arts programmes or the whim of imagination, if music is challenging, it generally gets ignored by the public. In one of the questions we have on the 15Q interview, we ask the…

Profile: William Basinski

I had first heard about William Basinski from my brother. I had listened to some pieces but mustn’t have been in the right head space for it because it did not really make much of an impact. At first. Then, in 2010 I saw Antony and The Johnsons at the Sydney Opera House. The support act…