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Archive for March, 2012

Faust and Guests – Death Valley – Friday May 13, 1994 1

Rootmix – Father – Far & Wide 5

Far & Wide
Rootmix by Father

01. Between – Syn
02. Conrad Schnitzler – The Aerian Bell
03. Klaus Wiese – Noor
04. David Parsons – Separation
05. David Parsons – Manasorovar (excerpt)
06. Steve Roach – Left Perfectly Alone
07. Peter Gabriel – Lazarus Raised
08. Deuter – Offener Himmel -1- Gleichzeitig
09. Cluster – Umleitung
10. Peter Michael Hamel – Organum I, Part 1 (excerpt)
11. Deuter – Fragrance
12. Jocelyn Pook – Masked Ball
13. Jocelyn Pook – Forever Without End
14. Klaus Wiese – A Call
15. Deuter – Vom Hohen Himmel Ein Leuchtendes Schweigen


Yek Koo, Purple Pilgrims, LA Lakers, Pod Blotz – Rec Center Studios, Oakland – Tonight! 2

Yek Koo (Metal Rouge)
Purple Pilgrims
LA Lakers
Pod Blotz

Rec Center Studios
1701 MLK Jr. Way
Oakland, CA.

*special EARLY collaborative performance as CELESTIAL PREQUEL (Yek Koo + LA Lakers + Purple Pilgrims) at SHOWGA #26 at The Starline Social Club, 2232 MLK. 6:30pm


1. Analog or Digital?
Don’t like technology fetish

2. What time did you wake up today?

3. Last thing you read?
Empire: Negri and Hardt.

4. Whats your first memory?
I remember the first day of school and people started saying the Lord’s Prayer in assembly.
No one had ever told me about this and i had no clue what was going on so i just started miming, like a goldfish. Was quite surreal.

5. Tea Or Coffee?
Teas: Fenchel Anis Kümmel, Kamille, Jasmine
Though the best tea i had was the the Tea Ceremony at the Tadschikische Teestube. It included raisins and vodka and i was there for a few hours. It was quite kinky.

6. Last thing you cooked?
Bulgar and Fava Beans

7. If you’re reborn who or what would you like to be?
an Oyster card.

8. What inspires you?
I really enjoyed hanging out with Jeff Witscher recently. watching people dancing.

9. Last record you played?
Hanne Darboven Opus 60

10. Favorite piece of musical equipment?

11. Last movie you saw?
haven’t really watched movies in ages
C’etait Un Rendez-Vous though is that a movie?
Also was at a party the other night, and we started talking about In a Year With 13 Moons.
I forgot just how BLEAK that film is, everyone said their goodbyes rather promptly.

12. Who do you love?
my BABY!

13. Do you have any pets?

14. Are you useful?
well, i’ve been used.

15. Biggest fear?

16. What do you value the most?
Someone who knows what’s up

17. Famous last words?
I don’t really like thinking about things like this, but i really was taken aback by Patrick Caulfield’s gravestone in Highgate Cemetary. It just says

Heatsick is Berlin based producer/performer Steven Warwick. His has a new 12″ out now on CockTail d’Amore & a new 7″ split with Richard Youngs that benefits WFMU. His last 12″ on PAN, INTERSEX has been keeping me warm during the cold Berlin winter and will be my impromptu dance party LP for years to come…

The Complete Electronic Music of Iannis Xenakis – RE-UP 0


Jon Porras – Will Brown, SF – Tonight! 0

New Moon with Jon Porras
Thursday, March 22, 2012, 8-10PM

Will Brown
3041 24th Street
San Francisco, CA 94110

Another Void 4

Film by Paul Clipson.
Music by Jefre Cantu-Ledesma from ‘Visiting This World’ LP on EN/OF.
Violin by Tony Cross.

Philip Glass – Music For Voices 0

Thanks James.

Mississippi Records Tape Series, Vol. ??? – Men With Broken Hearts REUP 7

Slowly getting around to re-upping the requested Mississippi Records Tapes. Men With Broken Hearts is here.

Jon Porras & Paul Clipson – Incline Gallery, SF – Tonight! 4

Incline Gallery
766 Valencia (between 18th and 19th)
SF, CA 94110
8pm, no cover

More info here.

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