Porous Borders: Experimental Music in the Southern Hemisphere

Porous Borders: Experimental Music in the Southern Hemisphere

A podcast about experimental music scenes and musicians in the Asia-Pacific region.


#19: Dylan Amirio (Logic Lost)
Apr 16 • 74 min
Dylan Amirio (Logic Lost) is a young producer, musician, and DJ from Jakarta who has released music on labels such as Orange Cliff, Blank Orb, and DEAD Records. Before the coronavirus hit and everything shut down, he was a regular on the live circuit in…
#18: Jayni Wong (AETHER Sessions, O Deer)
Mar 30 • 33 min
Jayni is a drummer and promoter from Singapore but she used to live in Brisbane and while she was there she ran a really great series of gigs called Aether Sessions and played in a few different local bands. Recently she moved back to Singapore and she…
#17: Josten Myburgh (Tchake, Tone List, Audible Edge Festival, Mahagonny)
Mar 23 • 62 min
Interview with Perth experimental composer and improviser Josten Myburgh
#16: Duto Hardono (Hasana Editions)
Mar 16 • 71 min
This week on Porous Borders I’m speaking to Duto Hardono, who is a sound artist based in Bandung, Indonesia. If you’re in Australia, particularly in Melbourne, you might recognise his name because he just in Melbourne a couple of weeks ago playing some…
#15: Kok Siew-Wai
Mar 9 • 58 min
Interview with vocalist and KLEX festival organiser Kok Siew-Wai
#14: Yudhistira Agato (Vague, Jirapah, journalist and translator for VICE Indonesia)
Mar 2 • 65 min
Interview with musician and music writer for VICE Indonesia Yudhistira Agato (Vague, Jirapah)
#13: Rembo Deathless (Doom Wood Guitars, Deathless, Vrosk)
Feb 25 • 61 min
Rembo is a musician, a guitar builder, and a live sound engineer from Bandung, in West Java in Indonesia. He has also been a label owner, an event organiser, and a venue manager. Rembo got his start in music when he was in high school and he and his…
#12: Dharma (The Observatory) and Wukir Suryadi (Senyawa)
Feb 18 • 57 min
Interview with Dharma of Singapore art rock band The Observatory and Wukir Suryadi of Senyawa
#11: sIn
Feb 16 • 51 min
Interview with Singapore harsh noise artist sIn
#10: Tesla Manaf (KUNTARI)
Feb 3 • 58 min
Interview with experimental breakcore artist and former jazz/classical guitarist Tesla Manaf (KUNTARI)
#9: Joel Saunders (A Country Practice, Spirit Bunny, Feet Teeth)
Jan 27 • 66 min
Interview with Joel Saunders of Spirit Bunny, A Country Practice, Feet Teeth
#8: Indra Menus (Jogja Noise Bombing, To Die, Narcholocos, LKTDOV)
Jan 20 • 67 min
Interview with Indra Menus of Jojga Noise Bombing, LKTDOV, To Die, and Narcholocos
#7: Dea Karina (Jogja Noise Bombing, Tujuh Kuda)
Jan 13 • 53 min
Interview with Yogyakarta/London experimental musician Dea Karina
#6: Sean Stellfox (Jogja Noise Bombing, ASU (USA), Bossbattle, Stellfox)
Jan 6 • 88 min
Interview with noise and modular synth artist Sean Stellfox
#5: Will Guthrie
Jan 2 • 62 min
Interview with Australian percussionist and experimental musician Will Guthrie
#4: Andrew Tuttle
Dec 18, 2019 • 64 min
Interview with Brisbane experimental musician Andrew Tuttle.
#3: Randy Reimann (Tralala Blip, Wolf Shield, Massappeal)
Dec 13, 2019 • 66 min
Interview with Randy Reimann of Tralala Blip, Wolf Shield, and Massappeal.
#2: Rully Shabara (Senyawa, Zoo, Setabuhan)
Dec 4, 2019 • 66 min
Interview with Rully Shabara Herman of Senyawa, Zoo, and Setabuhan.
#1: Ben Andrews (My Disco, Agents of Abhorrence, ASSAD)
Nov 27, 2019 • 78 min
Ben Andrews is a Melbourne-based musician who is best known as the guitarist of the band My Disco.