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A (slightly late) Mother's Day post

Just before we get started – yes, I made sure that Mom saw this on Mother’s Day. So I am indeed a Good Son, which I know was a great concern of everyone’s. 372 more words

Calligraphy

Weekly Vinyl – Superman

O Superman (maxi-single)
Laurie Anderson
(1981)

The infuriating thing about this album (maxi-single actually) is that there are only two songs on it. The songs are not remixed or dub versions of the original songs – just the original songs themselves, on a large record, meant to be played at 45 r.p.m. 128 more words

Weekly Vinyl

O Superman (The Haxan Cloak Remix)

Annoying, then more annoying, then noisy and annoying, then even more annoying, then just noisy. My in-a-nutshell review of The Haxan Cloak‘s remix of… 49 more words

Multimedia Artist Laurie Anderson Performs O Superman

“O Superman (For Massenet)” is a 1981 song by experimental performance artist and musician Laurie Anderson. Part of the larger work United States, “O Superman,” a half-sung, half-spoken, almost minimalist piece unexpectedly rose to #2 on the UK Singles Charts in 1981[2]. 15 more words

Poetic Influences

De Avondspits van Frits

Radio luisteren is sinds 1990 niet meer wat het was. Toen werd op Hilversum 3 (of heette het toen al Radio 3?) de horizontale programmering ingevoerd. 372 more words

Episode 4: Women in Sound Art - Pussy Riot and Laurie Anderson

Until recently, Pussy Riot was Russia’s premier dissident performance art collective. Formed in 2011, they were best known in the West for rubbing President Putin and Patriarch Kirill the wrong way. 175 more words

Sound Art