Where artists like Edward Larry Gordon (a.k.a. Laraaji) and Yas-Kaz probe the problem of incorporating both traditional and electronic elements in their music, the sounds of Masonna and The Haters scream nothing but "New! Newer! Newest!" (a schema sometimes exchanged for "Noisy! Noisier! Noisiest!"). The playlist above let's each of these viewpoints shine through.
showcase of some artists who will be performing at the upcoming vision festival XVI (june 5-11), specifically peter brötzmann who will be honored on june 8th (be sure to tune in that same day for some early brötz recordings on afternoon new music with ben young)