Man things with a vintage, handmade, DIY, rustic and freaky edge. Resist acceleration. Live free or die trying.
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rare and expensive. unfortunately. but possibly worth every bit of it.
possibly in print here: http://www.rampub.com/culture+theory/978-0-9796121-0-7
Performing at Rotterdam International Film Festival, last night.
Photo: Stephan Kaffa
Festival opening attire…
1946 JAPAN gold and silver skull and moon ring. (at Reliquary)
What live electronica used to look like: Tangerine Dream in 1974.
LAST TEN BOOKS
By request of a Canadian friend in Helsinki…
Brown, Dee. “Bury My Heart at Wounded Knee: An American Indian History of the American West” 
Catlin, George. “Letters and Notes on the Manners, Customs and Conditions of the North American Indians Written During Eight Years’ Travel (1832-1839) Amongst the Wildest Tribes of Indians of North America” 
Chatwin, Bruce. “In Patagonia” 
Davis, Wade. “Into the Silence: The Great War, Mallory, and the Conquest of Everest” 
Hemmingway, Ernest. “A Farewell to Arms” 
Rice, Edward. “Captain Sir Richard Francis Burton: The Secret Agent Who Made the Pilgrimage to Mecca, Discovered the ‘Kama Sutra’, and Brought the ‘Arabian Nights’ to the West” 
Scott, Captain Robert Falcon. “Scott’s Last Expedition” 
Smirnov, Andrey. “Sound in Z: Experiments in Sound and Electronic Music in Early 20th Century Russia” 
Thoreau, Henry David. “Walden” 
Tompkins, Dave. “How to Wreck a Nice Beach: the Vocoder from World War II to Hip Hop” 
Photo by Horst A. Friedrichs
the man. the myth. the clown ;-)
The Black Lodge in the woods of Furillen, an island in the Baltic Sea by Jagnefalt Milton.
been busy the last few days. every one of these things I make teaches me more about the craft of instrument building.