Released in 1994, and following a slew of disturbingly warped and frenetic experimental techno releases, ‘Selected Ambient Works Volume II‘ was not the record that everyone expected. In this episode of Repercussions, Stuart Buchanan is joined by Peter Hollo from FBi’s Utility Fog to listen back to classic cuts from the record, and to attempt to unravel why the work was loved and loathed in equal measure, and why it remains such a seminal piece of electronic music history.
From 2009-2012, the New Weird Australia Podcast featured selected interviews and in-studio recordings from my FBi radio show, as well as live performances from events, video interviews and more.
Episode 24 of the Podcast series features the debut live radio performance from Haunts, recorded only a few days before their second ever show at Dirty Shirlows in Sydney. Haunts sees the coming together of two members of Sydney’s Underlapper with producer and musician Peter Hollo (Raven, Fourplay).