The Wire is the world's leading alternative monthly music magazine. Each issue contains unique coverage of the most exciting musicians, past and present in the realms of avant rock, electronica, hiphop, new jazz, sound art, modern composition, traditional musics and beyond.
A digital subscription gives you access to the complete archive of back issues of The Wire since issue one, summer 1982 — that's over 30 years, 360 issues and 30,000 pages. Click here to read the free trial issue, or scroll down to see the full archive.
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If you subscribe via The Wire or Exact Editions you can view the complete archive online as well as via the iPhone, iPad, Kindle Fire or Android apps. Please note that if you subscribe via an app, you only get access via that app.
Subscribers get access to downloads of recent volumes of The Wire Tapper compilation and also access to every volume in the subscriber-only download series Below The Radar - that's over 250 tracks by artists including: Grouper, Mark Fell, Rashad Becker, Sudden Infant, Richard Dawson, Holly Herndon, and more.
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