❉ We talk to Curxes whose second album, ‘Gilded Cage’, is out now.
❉ Journey into the origins of electronica in Europe – from early techno and electro to synth-pop, industrial, ambient and noise experiments.
❉ Ange Chan profiles Bristol-based electronic band Mesh, and chats with Richard Silverthorn.
❉ Calling all Numanoids! BBC Four to screen documentary on electronica legend this Friday.
❉ A comprehensive overview of three BBC Radiophonic Workshop albums recently reissued by Silva Screen Records.
❉ We review Rudi Esch’s eyewitness account of how the Düsseldorf electronic scene developed from 1970 to 1986.