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wavetable drones
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wavetable drones

Apr 23, 2017

drone day is coming…       ….and here 7 more drones for sound meditation         336 total views, 1 views today Share on...

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lupercalia
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lupercalia

Feb 13, 2017

happy lupercalia everyone     “European music is based on the artificial sound of the note and the (tone) scale; it opposes the brutal and objective sonority of the world. As a result of an unbreakable convention European music is obliged from the beginning to express a subjectivity. It seems to fight the sonority of the outside world, like a sensitive being resisting the...

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hard panning
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hard panning

Jan 10, 2017

  Some orange buzzing noise, rotating and panning for Lee Hutzulak       431 total views, 1 views today Share on...

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Shades of Scorpius
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Shades of Scorpius

Dec 23, 2016

Rough mix, recorded live at The Lido, Vancouver • November 16, 2016   Giorgio Magnanensi: upright piano / laptop | Kenton Loewen: drums | J.P. Carter: trumpet & electronics | Lee Hutzulak: DSI Tempest / recording / mix / artwork   Click images below for bandcamp links   Frequent Seizure   After Later   Space Heather Thank you Lee for the recordings and the...

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jyā
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jyā

Aug 26, 2016

  …some trigonometric fun. This is for Chris         281 total views, no views today Share on...

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morphing and rotations
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morphing and rotations

Aug 20, 2016

  morphing sound objects while rotating in space… …in blue : )     objects and 45˚lateral rotation     372 total views, no views today Share on...

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crownspin
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crownspin

Aug 20, 2016

  more oscilloscope fun… this summer seems very prolific ; )           327 total views, no views today Share on...

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intonarumori
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intonarumori

Apr 21, 2016

a performance with a set of replica of Luigi Russolo‘s Intonarumori in occasion of MashUp: The Birth of Modern Culture February 20 – June 12, 2016 at the Vancouver Art Gallery   And HERE you can find more link about Russolo and all.   Performers/Intonarumoristi ; ) Kedrick James, Jules Lavern, Giorgio Magnanensi, Mariah Mennie, George Rahi Thank you to Martin Gottfrit who curated the Intonarumori Series...

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giorgio doing “his thing!”
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  I like this instagram clip by Anita. Yes, …still doing the “same thing!” (with François Houle, the PAO and the Lions Gate Youth Orchestra). …though never the same ; ) Saturady Jan. 30 • Centennial Theatre, great sonic dreams and reveries   six sounds objects is not a piece of music, is about the energy and sheer beauty of a large group of people playing with...

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Symphony Without Bounds
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    PAO Saturday, January 30, 2016 at 8:00 pm With Guests Francois Houle, Jack Garton, Giorgio Magnanensi, Jason Nett  and the Lions Gate Youth Orchestra. Join Plastic Acid Orchestra for a spectacular full symphony concert that breaks through genres from folk, rock, experimental and metal. Featuring special guests Francois Houle, Jack Garton, Giorgio Magnanensi and Jason Nett. The show features original compositions from Plastic Acid,...

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BENT
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BENT

Oct 31, 2015

BENT: A Showcase of Circuit Bending at VIVO Saturday, November 7th . Doors at 7pm. Featuring over 15 artists/hackers and musicians, this evening is a showcase of Vancouver artists and makers exploring the art of circuit bending.  There will be a circuit playground, a “Show and Tell” of different projects, and performances throughout the evening.    …a nice reunion, ten year later… Shawn Cashin, Kedrick James,...

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glitchydesk
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glitchydesk

Sep 7, 2015

  having fun with Jon Satrom’s crumbarf         455 total views, no views today Share on...

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noise in the key of D
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noise in the key of D

Aug 10, 2015

  Thank you Lee for the great video! Noise in the Key of D   On a beautiful summer evening members of VEE (Vancouver Electronic Ensemble) gathered in the spaciousness of the VCC Atrium to make noise in the key of D, at the suggestion of Matt O’Donnell. Players arranged themselves throughout the space, utilizing multiple balconies over 3 levels and a large main...

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circles and squares
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circles and squares

Jul 18, 2015

  Another fun plot* of circles and squares (spheres & cubes) plus some noisy characters, on the Tektronix. This is for David Henderson-Hean, and hopefully he’ll see it live in action soon. Audio is directly from the room, so not really great. *) Two separate stereo channels overlapping on the CRT of a Tektronix 564           818 total views, 1 views today...

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ambience 205
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ambience 205

Jun 7, 2015

      The enhanced drone of my hotel room at 4am     interiority… I believe that’s about the inability to talk about the things we wish we could but we can’t really express; things we try to express, communicate, project in a sentimental way, where sentimentality doesn’t really represent the inexplicable and it’s just a faint illusory form of it. What I’m trying...

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tdu blinx
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tdu blinx

May 16, 2015

  reading each page of the score of TDU VI as raw data after converting each page in blinx image file format   tdu blinx [Download] 948 total views, 1 views today Share on...

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pixelflow
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pixelflow

May 10, 2015

some pixel carpets…       sonification of image #4 below:   images made with Adam Ferriss‘ Seeds   (click on images below for full size)               …and here some images after tweaking Seeds         727 total views, 2 views today Share on...

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subcodes 04
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subcodes 04

Apr 22, 2015

    Friend viola player John Kastelic will be on the Coast this weekend. We are going to have an earthy and sounding evening.   The Gumboot Café • Roberts Creek Saturday, April 25 • 8pm       beardy John and his Brother Tony (No Mothers)       1,178 total views, 3 views today Share on...

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the beauty of pixels
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the beauty of pixels

Jan 1, 2015

  …associating kinetic illusions from opposing previous destructions… the beauty of pixels     beuty of pixels [Download]     original image before “destruction”     816 total views, 1 views today Share on...

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scanlight
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scanlight

Dec 21, 2014

ambient experiment with new sounds and random loops 537 total views, no views today Share on...

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happy holidays
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happy holidays

Dec 20, 2014

  noise for a noisy time, crackles and dust of our crumbling souls 506 total views, no views today Share on...

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av noiz
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av noiz

Dec 11, 2014

testing a jitter patch to use as reactive light fed by live audio                 668 total views, 2 views today Share on...

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destroy vancouver XI
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destroy vancouver XI

Nov 2, 2014

I’m very happy I’ll be playing with Hayato Kubo at DESTROY VANCOUVER XI   also featuring ✖ STEFAN SMULOVITZ & SAMMY CHIEN ✖ ROOT & BRANCH ✖ BUBBY ✖ NERVOUS OPERATOR ✖ BRIAN BEAUDRY + DJ SILK   DESTROY VANCOUVER XI  2625 KASLO Street FRIDAY NOV 21 | DOORS 〓 8.30PM CONCERT 〓 9.30PM-1AM ADMISSION: $10                   745 total views, 1 views today Share on...

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psych fest
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psych fest

Sep 10, 2014

art signified   I’m very happy I’ll be playing again with the great Kenton Loewen On October 4 • PSYCHFEST at Red Gate • after 10pm Though, make sure to  check it all as psych fest will go on day and night with a fantastic lineup of great sound-psyched people   Here is Sab Kay‘s great poster           1,226 total views, 1 views today...

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oscillo a, b & c
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oscillo a, b & c

Aug 29, 2014

Here is another theatre for the ear with some frantic noises and stuttering beats. I love the animated plots of these useless waves, they remind me of continuously avoiding to assert “a” will, or any formal path, relying instead on the bare existence and presence of sound and light: the audible and fluid immanence of being and time. For Nancy Lanthier’s listening eyeballs ;...

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T&T
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T&T

Aug 2, 2014

    remix these rewired Touch & Tell sounds with stretched short samples of the same files T&T 1 [Download] T&T 2 [Download] T&T 3 [Download] stretched samples: TT stretched 01 [Download] TT stretched 02 [Download] TT stretched 03 [Download] 876 total views, 3 views today Share on...

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riw
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riw

Aug 1, 2014

  Random Input Waves for a hot summer night Made with rewired electronics, max/msp and other noisemakers. Remix ad libitum   improglitch [Download]   riw 3 [Download]   riw 4 [Download]         873 total views, 1 views today Share on...

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Geoffrey Smedley
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Geoffrey Smedley

Jul 31, 2014

Geoffrey Smedley is a fantastic artist living on Gambier Island, very near where I live. A wonderful man of wondrous skills and fantastic vision. Finally he is online with a great website.       “I am not alone in thinking that one can only know, understand, and take possesion of that which one has oneself made.” (Geoffrey Smedley)   Geoffrey’s work is not only beautiful but...

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astrocadeglitch
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astrocadeglitch

Jul 12, 2014

  Extreme modding of Astrocade ROMs. It must be an age thing that make me love the rawness of these pixels so much; but if you need more virtuality, put on a pair of RED & CYAN 3D glasses and project it on any large/not flat surface available, with very loud and diffused sound.           1,141 total views, no views today...

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K & G @ Red Gate
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K & G @ Red Gate

Jul 11, 2014

 I’m thrilled to play with the great Kenton Loewen:   K & G [Download]           540 total views, no views today Share on...

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ligature
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ligature

Jul 8, 2014

some electronics from 2001 (check also THIS video)     1 ligature [Download] 2 ligature [Download] 3 ligature [Download] 4 ligature [Download] 5 ligature [Download] 6 ligature [Download] 7 ligature [Download] 8 ligature [Download]       842 total views, no views today Share on...

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noise in the key of D • live
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noise in the key of D  •  live recording   NOISE IN THE KEY OF D MIX [Download]   Thank you Dave Leith and Andrew Scott for the live recordings. And thank you Matt O’Donnell for the wonderful Sitar playing and all VEE for the great drony 2 hours and 14 minutes at the grand space of the VCC Atrium. The recording though is very...

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noise in the key of D
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noise in the key of D

Jun 25, 2014

  Noise in the Key of D   Vancouver Electronic Ensemble   Saturday, June 28, 2014; 7PM   Vancouver Community College Atrium (1155 E. Broadway; near VCC skytrain station)   Admission by donation   675 total views, 2 views today Share on...

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closer to the noise
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closer to the noise

Jun 16, 2014

Morton Feldman and Iannis Xenakis In conversation (for full text click the title above)     excerpt: […] Xenakis: There are three reasons why I use quarter-tones. The first reason is to enrich the sound with the beats that they produce and with the impossibility to distinguish pitches when they are very close, especially when you have many string instruments because they are able...

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tape head
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tape head

Jun 14, 2014

…scratching a tape head on a bunch of old discarded tapes, a broken HD, CD player and transformers. Remix ad libitum using the first file (tapehead Amix) as the main track, or as you like… 🙂   tapehead Amix [Download]   tapehead Bmix [Download]   tapehead Cmix [Download]   tapehead D CDmix [Download]   tapehead E statics mix [Download]         832 total views,...

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emunoiz
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emunoiz

Jun 8, 2014

  Heavy HEX editing…     watch listening to THIS   a heavier one…     …and more         427 total views, no views today Share on...

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emuglitch
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emuglitch

Jun 7, 2014

  ….having fun hacking emulator softwares and videogames       digiquilts A   digiquilts B         365 total views, no views today Share on...

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aiff loaded in VICE
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aiff loaded in VICE

Jun 2, 2014

Still having fun with VICE. Here is a series of images produced by loading short aiff files in VICE C64 emulator. Below the image gallery a short video showing the image produced in the emulator when loading the audio file you hear in the video.           432 total views, no views today Share on...

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commodore emulator glitch
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loading random ROMs and other (audio, font, pdf and image) files in VICE Commodore Emulator       Here is a short audio sample sample 38 [Download]   This is how it looks in an audio editor       …and how it looks when loaded in VICE       another gallery here             445 total views, no views today...

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data bending a raw image
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playing with Photoshop bending an image, inspired by Jason Irla’s  Databending Studies (see below). I’ll try with more colorful images soon.   original image:     various steps of data bending:   more on data bending     Jason Irla, who shared his experiments in DATABENDING STUDIES 001  and offers this list of other sharing artists.   staAllio!‘s databending primers: http://blog.animalswithinanimals.com/2008/08/databending-and-glitch-art-primer-part.html http://blog.animalswithinanimals.com/search/label/primers   Rosa Menkman: http://rosa-menkman.blogspot.com/ also...

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circuit bending workshop
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While in Halifax next week I’ll be presenting a circuit bending workshop at The Centre For Art Tapes (CFAT). Here some toys I’ll be bringing there. Hidden under La Dictée Magique (French version of the Speak & Spell) Nicolas Collins’ great book Handmade Electronic Music.     CIRCUIT BENDING WORKSHOP WITH GIORGIO MAGNANENSI Circuit bending is the art of creatively short circuiting audio electronics in order...

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random sounds
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random sounds

Apr 21, 2014

listen to RANDOM SAMPLES from the freesound.org archive playing all the samples simultaneously on a Remix Groups page: remixgroup freesound [Download] 1,007 total views, no views today Share on...

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maps and shadows
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maps and shadows

Apr 17, 2014

In this soundscape installation, recorded sounds from the Sechelt Gravel Pit have been “sculpted”, remixed and layered to create a drone-like sound object broadcasted on a 4-speaker setup. Both the framing and the specific context of this project become the relevant aspect of the not-assertive quality of any possible “message”. Listening here is not about any sentimental reception. The immediate and mediated reality of the place exists in...

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MMM
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MMM

Nov 10, 2013

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strobonoise
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strobonoise

Mar 7, 2013

WARNING: Strobe effect used in this clip     ticking noise, pulsing void   The Japanese character Mu, (無) by Torei Enji (1721- 1792)   無-cursive-order.gif                525 total views, no views today Share on...

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atari noise
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atari noise

Nov 3, 2012

messing up Atari ROM emulators using a Jitter patch based on jit.atari2600 by Kyle Buza …and lots of randomizers. Use 3D glasses see Image Gallery below   477 total views, no views today Share on...

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mouse music
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mouse music

Oct 28, 2012

  http://www.xcult.org/B/beam-me/Shibuya/mousemusic/ check also this Audio Diary by evala   Keichiro Shibuya               161 total views, no views today Share on...

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hacking and circuit bending
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I have been asked a few times in the past weeks why I think is important to present these forms of sonic (but not only audio) explorations. One of the reasons why I think is important to pay attention to this kind of activity is that hacking and circuit-bending – like exploring – are the glitchy metaphors resonating with John Cage’s invitation to embrace...

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Ryoji Ikeda
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Ryoji Ikeda

Oct 15, 2012

in Montréal till November 18     Ryoji Ikeda’s website         260 total views, no views today Share on...

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fbk3dnzglth
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fbk3dnzglth

Oct 7, 2012

another videopainting experiment, for Nic Teichrob use 3D glasses see Image gallery below         225 total views, no views today Share on...

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nöizer
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nöizer

Oct 1, 2012

playing a little nöizer made salvaging a broken Speak&Math board     319 total views, no views today Share on...

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ººº
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ººº

Aug 9, 2012

I made this patch based on Masato Tsutsui’s mtb Explore more of her beautiful work on her website 536 total views, no views today Share on...

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Jeff’s song
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Jeff’s song

Jul 13, 2012

for el guitaro a remix of Jeff’s song    mp3 [Download]     820 total views, no views today Share on...

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electrobuzzers
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electrobuzzers

Jul 12, 2012

to my friend Andrew Scott, who like me likes (…and amazingly!!) to build strange critters. see Image Gallery below       193 total views, no views today Share on...

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soundtrack for kinetics
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an installation by Jeremy Isao Speier: kinetic works and a stereo soundtrack and here a little butterfly video using Jeremy’s Kinetics sound                   185 total views, no views today Share on...

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sapore di polvere
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sapore di polvere

Jun 24, 2012

ansia rumore sogno, again, when all become unnecessary, …polvere   10 short experimets on the flavours of dust. Use 3D glasses 248 total views, no views today Share on...

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pixsound
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pixsound

May 27, 2012

smearing pixels and letting them play…     328 total views, no views today Share on...

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Bologna
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Bologna

Apr 26, 2012

met Marco tonight, in Bologna. Marco: ansia, rumore, sogno mp3 [Download] All what we did together was only about this simple triad. Not any mystical, sacre or spiritual one, not any sentimental enflation of ego or bloody hearts. Reading this again. Substitute novel with sound, noise, musics…minz&maunz   896 total views, no views today Share on...

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noise for Chris part 2
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  Another short clip. I could stay hours watching to these dancing waves. Thanks to my old friend Massimo Mariani for his beautiful Maxrandomizers see Image Gallery below       142 total views, no views today Share on...

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e kú ìrójú
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e kú ìrójú

Sep 14, 2011

A-Musik and friends ¡El pueblo unido, jamás será vencido! is a great songs of the Nueva Cancion Chilena movement. The music of the song was composed by Sergio Ortega and the text written by Quilapayún. Composed and recorded in June 1973 just three months before September 11, 1973. Another 9/11, when CIA acted and supported the Pinochet bloody coup that destroyed the Chilean dream and Salvador Allende’s together with the...

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noisescope
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noisescope

Jul 26, 2011

a very noisy and crackling patch on a glowing Jitter scope • for Kenton and another one HERE     see Image gallery below         Screened at Seeing Sound 2013       586 total views, no views today Share on...

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oscillocalibration
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oscillocalibration

Jun 2, 2011

refining TDU V Experimenting with a dual channel Tektronix oscilloscope preparing material for a performance at signal + noise         167 total views, no views today Share on...

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mattin
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mattin

Feb 26, 2011

Object of Thought mp3 [Download]   “… Is it possible to take self-reflexivity to the point of positive feedback while making a commodity out of my intellect? Can this process help me to understand how I am objectified by capitalism? This is a very difficult question, as I am using English which firstly, is not my mother tongue, and secondly is the language more...

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d/n fakenoisejazz
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d/n fakenoisejazz

Jan 25, 2011

for Chad and Kedrick ναυσίη (nausiē), noise, bruit, rumore, geräusch… il rumore è l’alter ego, Ianus Bifrons la pietra filosofale: a golden stone is still a stone.   ansia • rumore • sogno mp3 [Download]     619 total views, 1 views today Share on...

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noise & capitalism
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noise & capitalism

Dec 23, 2010

a must read http://www.arteleku.net/audiolab/noise_capitalism.pdf   Noise & Capitalism Anthony Iles Mattin Csaba Toth Edwin Prévost Ray Brassier Bruce Russell Nina Power Ben Watson Matthew Hyland Matthieu Saladin Howard Slater 165 total views, no views today Share on...

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teknoize 02
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teknoize 02

Sep 28, 2010

self-generative patch interfering with a jitter video patch     126 total views, no views today Share on...

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a new piece
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a new piece

Sep 27, 2010

for ukulele, cello and live electronics you can listen a piece I did in preparation of the concert HERE Music On Main • modulus festival Saturday, October 2, 2010 Get to know a bright new musical talent when Music on Main introduces Chris Morano, the first artist chosen for the new Emerge on Main programme.  Chris will play a stunnigly virtuosic programme of rarely...

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ukenoize rmx
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ukenoize rmx

Sep 27, 2010

James Hill prepared ukulele and Roland mini-cube amp Giorgio Magnanensi live electronics   ukenoize rmx [Download]     786 total views, no views today Share on...

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emetics & g
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emetics & g

Aug 25, 2010

the emetics Kedrick James & Donald Klassen with g July 17, 2007 mp3 [Download]   also by KJ: POET PIRATE NETBOT: Ruminations on the Undertaking of Excess Information     1,187 total views, no views today Share on...

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a great party
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a great party

Aug 9, 2010

last night it was a wonderful party! Thank you everyone!!! And thank you Max for this audio/videopolaroid ; )               201 total views, no views today Share on...

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Fake Jazz Noise
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Fake Jazz Noise

Aug 4, 2010

Noise not Noise Western Front, March 27, 2010 Kedrick James voice & electronics, Chad MacQuarrie electric guitar, Giorgio Magnanensi fyrall & live electronics mp3 [Download]   [INSPIRATION 1] “European music is based on the artificial sound of the note and the (tone) scale; it opposes the brutal and objective sonority of the world. As a result of an unbreakable convention European music is obliged from the...

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kedrick rmx
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kedrick rmx

Aug 1, 2010

for Kedrick James Kedrick James voice, Giorgio Magnanensi maxmorphine mp3 [Download]   Kedrick is first and foremost a great friend, a great poet and sound/noise/voice performer. Check his and Donald Klassen’s work here: The Emetics       725 total views, no views today Share on...

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ligature
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ligature

Jul 31, 2010

DAT IO feedback with DOD digital delay listen to high volume on a stereo system and a subwoofer 769 total views, no views today Share on...

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noise 3D
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noise 3D

Jul 24, 2010

fluid feedback noise use 3D glasses   noise engine       235 total views, 2 views today Share on...

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noisetosound/B
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noisetosound/B

Jul 13, 2010

another experiment with a new jitter patch I really like this one. I’m going to work more on it and try to refine the sound aspect   156 total views, no views today Share on...

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noisetosound
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noisetosound

Jul 13, 2010

another experiment inspired by this article: http://cycling74.com/2010/06/14/noise-tutorial-1-riding-tandem-with-the-random/ 131 total views, no views today Share on...

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pickup induction coil
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pickup induction coil

Jul 9, 2010

grainy noise  experimenting with a pickup induction coil recording magnetic signals on a laptop and a cd player   mp3 [Download] 161 total views, no views today Share on...

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laboratorio 01
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laboratorio 01

Jun 20, 2010

LABORATORIO LABORATORIO Arts Society is a non-profit arts organization based on the Sunshine Coast of British Columbia. LABORATORIO’s mandate is to foster art works in which actual dialogical experiences (i.e., dialogues of various kinds) take place. By acknowledging the importance of dialogic modalities of art, LABORATORIO wishes to promote new aesthetic values such as creative improvisation, interactivity and real-time remote interaction. LABORATORIO springs from...

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fyrall
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fyrall

Jun 19, 2010

a very noisy synth Fyrall 02 [Download]       153 total views, 1 views today Share on...

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noizz B
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noizz B

Jun 12, 2010

Atari soundgarden   mp3 [Download]   116 total views, no views today Share on...

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nöizer
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nöizer

Jun 12, 2010

  a rewired Speak & Math board mp3 [Download]           276 total views, no views today Share on...

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noise
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noise

Jun 3, 2010

is noise a color? color is energy noise is energy   zoom in…                   203 total views, no views today Share on...

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ethuiá IV remix
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ethuiá IV remix

May 23, 2010

reverse denoising a remix of just the digital clicks of the original recording mp3 [Download]     687 total views, 1 views today Share on...

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