Today, Second Land has released their first, eponymous album. In addition to the album release today, we performed at the Sonic Circuits music festival. We’ll be performing next Saturday as well, at a location to be announced.Read the rest of this entry →
I discovered that editing sound is very much like editing printed words. You can add, subtract, rearrange the sounds in very much the same way that you can on the page. With sound there are other ways to edit. You can revise the speed, pitch, volume, echo and decay of the words. It was this discovery that prompted me to title the album “Strange Punctuation”.Read the rest of this entry →
This is a Fluxus score. Fluxus is a type of performance art. A Fluxus score, like a musical score, is a sort of recipe for a performance. For more information, read The Fluxus Performance Workbook. This performance requires several telephones, preferably telephones of as many different types as possible. Ideally, each should produce a unique … ContinuedRead the rest of this entry →
I’m about to release my first spoken word album! Its title is “Strange Punctuation”. I’ve included one of the tracks in this post. Take a listen, and please tell me what you think.Read the rest of this entry →
I’m the editor of a zine called Infinity’s Kitchen. It’s a graphic literary journal of experimental literature. It is published independently, in print and online at www.infinityskitchen.com. Now, the long-awaited third issue has been printed and you’re in for a treat.Read the rest of this entry →
The first sequence of chapters of Dreaming Methods’ latest digital fiction project are now online to experience – with future chapters to follow. Told through a series of semi-interactive scenes and video sequences where narrative fragments have to be “found” in order to progress through the story, Consensus Trance begins with a protagonist who has just returned from a school reunion where strangely none of his old friends remember the same things he does.Read the rest of this entry →
As luck would have it, I’m the secret fifth member, for one night only, of an experimental music quartet named Second Land. I’ll be lending spoken word to the performance.
That’s Sunday, Jan 25th at Pyramid Atlantic. 8230 Georgia Avenue, Silver Spring MD 20910. 6:30 P.M.