Publication date: 1982 to present
A UK based magazine that covers "a wide range of progressive, adventurous and non-mainstream musics."
The magazine was founded in 1982 by Anthony Wood as, primarily, a jazz magazine. The prime focus of the magazine has changed a number of times over the years but now seems to be the more experimental areas of a wide range of music including jazz, classical, electronic and rock.
Two books of writing from The Wire have been published:
For more information see The Wire web site.