DJ Spooky’s mix for the African Pavilion at the ’07 Venice Biennale is entitled “Ghost World: A Story in Sound,” and presents the continent as a virtual, imagined and real location. Generations and musical styles intertwine, the people’s prophets lie next to pop star profiteers, the inspiration looms forward and tradition looks back. It’s pretty great!
Listen to/download it HERE.
Mr. Jones: “Is it too late to get off the grid?”
Mrs. Jones: “Only if we get wireless…”
“Footballistic” – Arsene Wenger
Ambient sound y vision installation at Pace-Wildenstein: dark room + fog machine + patterned light projections = cold spectres of techno’s long-ass nights.
More audio, video, y phemera at Alva Noto.
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The winners of the free-skating competition held at Kenny Dixon Jr.’s “Soul Skate” party, on the first night of the Detroit Electronic Music Festival.