Category Archives: Out

RIP Maryanne Amacher

1943 – 2009 Maryanne Amacher sadly passed away today. She had suffered a series of strokes caused by a hematoma after falling down at a Bard faculty party in July. Known for her work with dissonance tones, notably her Sound … Continue reading

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Portland Screwed

DJ Yo Yo Dieting – Dormant Mirrors/Drum Cassette 2009 It’s a know fact that people in Portland Oregon smoke a lot of weed. They also smoke a lot of meth, but that’s not the case here. Local Noise dude Glamorous … Continue reading

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From Cage to Cam’ron

Recently discovered that the great UBU Web archive has merged with Continuo, an experimental music blog that I was unaware of till now. This meeting has caused for a huge collection of 20th Century Classical, Music Concret, Sound Poetry, and … Continue reading

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Played This Game Once Before

Terry Riley – Your No Good (from Your No Good/Poppy No Good 1967/2004) An important and rather slept on piece of music thats essential for fans of edits. A crate digger classic Latin Soul record, or rather two of them … Continue reading

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Toshiya Tsunoda on Field Recording

Over at Erstwhile Records founder and good friend Jon Abbey’s Erstwords, the focus to form a collection of great writings on experimental and more notably improvised music is really coming together. Recently Japanese field recording artist Toshiya Tsunoda contributed a … Continue reading

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Modern Primitive Bedroom Music

Smegma – Beauty School (from Smell the Remains 1988) In an effort to make sense of my love for all things bent, I can’t go on without dropping a little knowledge on one of the most important bands that ever … Continue reading

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