New music on WGXC this week
Mar 19, 2016 12:15 am
M.I.A., "Ola Foreign Friend"
Scanner, "No Point Talking"
Award-winning sci-fi writer Geoff Ryman's was commissioned to write a new story for the BBC, investigating the portrayal of gender in utopian science fiction, as part of BBC Radio 4's Utopia season. Scanner scored the new work and a separate documentary exploring the subject. This is an instrumental excerpt from the score.
Anna Meredith, "Taken" from debut album "Varmints"
Matt Valentine, "Black Peter" from "Songs to Fill the Air," a compilation of artists covering songs performed by the Grateful Dead curated by Jeff Conklin, host of WFMU's "The Avant Ghetto."