Posted: Oct 23, 2005
The Wire 261, November 2005
Unedited transcript by Edwin Pouncey
What music helped shape the Earth sound?
"My musical origins come from growing up listening to Black Sabbath records, seeing the Melvins perform and reading about musicians like La Monte Young and Terry Riley."
Did you get to hear much of their work?
"I finally did. The main one was Terry Riley's Persian Surgery Dervishes on the French label Shandar, then I got La Monte Young's The Well Tuned Piano box set and The Second Dream ...