Posts Tagged: video

  • Art, Music, Tech

    Bring the Noise: Afrofuturism x Russolo

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    This past weekend <fidget> space held their Fourth Annual Fall Experimental Music Festival which included “Bring the Noise: Afrofuturism x Russolo” an evening of discussion and performances around the intersection of afrofuturism and music. Curated by the legendary King Britt featuring an all star line-up of participants including, Hank Shocklee, HPrizm, Computer Jay, Ytasha Womack… Read more »

  • Music

    Open Sound Controller Covers Bitches Brew Era Miles Davis

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    It’s been a long time since I shared new music. Way too long. And not for a lack of creating believe me.

  • Music, Tech

    Towards A Polyphonic OSC Synth: hrmnsnth

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    It’s been a minute since I created a new instrument. Spent a lot of time of late working on refining both the function and my playing ability on the other ones I’ve made.  One of the ones I’ve always wanted to do however was a polyphonic synth that was only OSC controlled with no MIDI…. Read more »

  • Art, Music, Words

    It’s Been Over A Year Since I Ranted On About Sampling

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    Well it’s been two years and three months since David Shield’s book Reality Hunger hit the stands, and two years and two months since I wrote about it.  Quick search on google and it doesn’t look like he’s been sued yet, and certainly there haven’t been any take downs as the book is still available…. Read more »

  • Music, Visual, Words

    Origins of Battle Rap: Louis Armstrong vs Dizzy Gillespie

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    I’ve been meaning to rip this for a minute.  It comes from the centennial documentary done on Louis Armstrong.  A part of me feels like it’s a top of the dome freestyle, but can’t find any type of confirmation on that.  Regardless, it is a clear recorded example of one musician performing a song which directly takes… Read more »

  • Art, Music, Visual

    Dub Rub In The Hour of Chaos

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    We’re people too Making love Not high interest Money is a weapon Art is a peacemaker Artwork by Bhaskar Krag Music composed and produced by Primus Luta

  • Music

    Live Electronics in Mono: “That which is…”

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    Since the introduction of stereo, mono has taken a backseat.  Stereo in its representation of human ears, has been ideologically presented as more real. That was years ago.  Today sound works in three dimensions which require 5 and 1 points of reference for proper representation (though work is already being done to represent three dimensionality using… Read more »

  • Music

    CSS More Wreck: Percussion Lab Mix, Bayaka! & The Concrete Catalog

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    It’s a special day here as we officially launch the Concrète Sound System website and store.  To celebrate we’ve got an exclusive mix, “The Underbelly” over at Percussion Lab which acts as an introduction to the set.  We also release our first official single “Bayaka!”  Finally with the launch of the site we announce the… Read more »