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Uncharted Frequency host Dr Moonstruck announces playlist for new show.

Bangaladewshi DJ and producer Dr Moonstruck performing at an event.

Uncharted Frequency has published their track-list for their biweekly show on Thursday the 30th of July from 6 to 8 PM Indochina Time (ICT) and repeating Monday from 6 to 8 AM (ICT). Scientific Sound Asia Radio is the Asian electronic music station for China, Vietnam, Malaysia, India and the rest of the Asian region.

Uncharted Frequencies is a bi-weekly sound show on Scientific Sound Asia Radio, which is a collaborative initiative between Dhaka, Bangladeshi-based Shayekh Mohammad Arif (a.k.a Dr Moonstruck) & Colombo, Sri Lanka-based Hersiaz Hasi. This show is a meeting point of experimental & underground sounds from around the world.

This week's host is Dr Moonstruck, Dr Moonstruck's real name is Shayekh Mohammad Arif and he is a DJ and Producer who comes from Dhaka in Bangladesh. Dr Moonstruck is also a composer, sound-collector and Audio-visual (new media) artist.

His productions cite elements of industrial music, noise-built provocation and avant-garde electronics and are often composed commentaries on modern society and political phenomena (the regime, the collective momentum, the individual), as well as on the music and culture industries. Very often he builds interacting Audiovisual performance based on site-specific recordings.

He is an active member of the Bangladeshi contemporary art scene and performs regularly as an experimental electronic musician, or with an experimental hybrid setup in various formations: duos and bands and as a soloist. Most of his works include his instrumental performance with ensembles, at festivals such as Birmingham weekender(2017), Transforming Narratives, UK(2019), LEV Helmond Festival (2019), MoTplus Sound exhibition, Vietnam (2019), etc & counting.

He is the artistic director of Half Moon Collectives in Dhaka since 2016, and resident artist of Delta Tribe Dhaka and also a sound artist at Soul City Arts, UK. He has been signed to eleven international record labels and has collaborated with artists from the UK, Netherlands, Australia, Russia, Mexico, Algeria, Germany, Iran, USA & Bangladesh.

One of the most highlighted achievements of his musical career was to perform at the Birmingham Repertory Theatre in March 2019 as an R&D fellow of the ‘Transforming Narratives’ initiative run by Art council England & British council UK. He also performed at the Birmingham Weekender festival back in 2017.

He also showcased his artistry at the ‘Knights of the Raj’ Launch programme & Opening of ‘Knights of the Raj Exhibition’, and performed in the Historical Birmingham Museum & Art Gallery, where he replicated & performed with live instrumentalists to a large audience. Besides this, he has performed at more than 35 Prestigious gigs including Shakti Peak Festival (Nepal), BUKAN Night 2016 (at British Council), and Knights Of the Raj afterparty by the British Council-Dhaka, StartUP Dhaka 2014, DUNMUN fest 2015, ATYA Festival 2018, and many others.

He was awarded Artist of the Month in August 2016 by Colours FM radio, Dhaka, and his sound scores have been played on over 50 international radio shows & still counting. He has also been invited by more than 25 international radio stations to present his experimental sound showcase to their stations, which he has always executed successfully, enjoy the show!

Uncharted Frequency 03, 30th of July 2020.

Markus Hakala - Marrakesh (Kay-D Remix) [Addictive Sounds]

Guy J - Beast Of Sea [Lost&Found]

Kabi (AR) - Horizonte (Gux Jimenez Remix) [Droid9]

Pedro Capelossi - The Legend of Hannya (Gux Jimenez Remix) [Modern Agenda]

D.J. MacIntyre & Dr. B - Grey Gardens (Diego Berrondo & Alex Efe Remix) [Droid9]

ID - ID [White Label]

Mike Griego - Solaris (Cid Inc. Remix) [Replug]

rAin (MU) - Reflections (Gux Jimenez Remix) [INU]

Stan Kolev & Aaron Suiss - Anomolous [Outta Limits]

Boral Kibil & Beken - Alfa (Sezer Uysal Remix) [Dear Deer Black]

Matan Caspi - For A While [Outta Limits]

Yeadon - Sundance [UV]

Jerome IsmaAe & Alastor - Tiger (Sean & Dee Extended Remix) [Jee Productions]

The Advocate - Cosmic Night (Tone Depth Remix) [Timeless Moment]

CamelPhat feat. Yannis Foals - Hypercolour (ARTBAT Remix) [RCA]

Patric - Eighteen Five [CDR]

Sioss - Initial [UV]

Edu Imbernon feat. Mordem - Underwater Breathtaking (Innellea Remix) [Fayer]

Listen on Mixcloud here.


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