The Wire is an independent music magazine founded in 1982 covering a wide range of alternative, underground and non-mainstream music.
On the cover: The Arkestra. Sonny Blount may have passed into the ether but his spirit lives on as The Arkestra prepare to release a brand new album. Plus: Sun Ra on celluloid and a guide to recent archive releases. This issue also features artists such as C-drík, GLOR1A, Ammar 808 and more.