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The Evolution Control Committee

Development Control Committee is among the stage names of Tag Gunderson, a musician, performance artist, digital manipulator, and provocateur who in addition has performed within the Strange Lovemakers, the Feeling Swingers, Gaga, Mellodeath, and DJ Pantshead. Development Control Committee may be the longest-lived of Gunderson’s many tasks, having were only …

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Tristram Cary

Digital music pioneer Tristram Cary drew in his background as a global Battle II naval radar engineer to make a sprawling body of sound and tape manipulations spanning from film scores to concert pieces. As founding movie director of Electronic Music Studios, he also helped to create the VCS3 portable …

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Dead Machines

Dead Devices are an improvising duo from Ypsilanti, MI, that utilize rewired electronic devices, homemade reed instruments, and metallic percussion to generate hazy post-psychedelic scenery. Couple John Olson, who also has in Wolf Eye, and Tovah O’Rourke, who’s also among the thoughts behind the Polyamory imprint, produced the group in …

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Beth Anderson

In 1981 Beth Anderson wrote, “The theory that beauty is usually revolutionary is a surprising rvelation to me…I’ve found the section of my mind that can’t decode anything, can’t add, can’t function from verbalized ideas, but that will make melodies with pitch and tempo…beauty will do.” That same 12 months …

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John Adams

Created in Massachusetts in 1947, composer John Adams grew up in Vermont and New Hampshire. Nothing at all in his traditional New England teaching or early profession suggested he’d become associated with or brilliantly increase the once questionable musical vocabulary of minimalism. At age 10 he began monitoring clarinet, music …

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Fritz Kreisler

Violinist Fritz Kreisler was perhaps one of the most beloved and most widely known of early saving era music artists. His burnished shade and patrician phrasing had been quintessentially Viennese, and the heat of his playing earned him devoted supporters wherever he made an appearance. So excellent was his popularity …

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Steven Severin

One among the few who was simply in a position to sustain an extended career from the English punk explosion from the mid Seventies, Steven Severin was area of the (famous Sex Pistols hangers-on) “Bromley Contingent”, and something from the founding members of Siouxsie AS WELL AS THE Banshees. His …

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Angus MacLise

Angus MacLise is most beneficial known as the initial drummer from the Velvet Underground, although he dropped from the lineup before that they had made any information. His short stint within the Velvet Underground, nevertheless, was just one single stop on an extended profession in experimental music and movies that …

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Phill Niblock

American minimalist composer Phill Niblock continues to be energetic in his multimedia endeavors because the middle-’60s. His displays generally incorporate film video footage (generally are lengthy will take of non-Western people functioning), or various other visual elements such as for example slides, video, and picture taking, often presenting several of …

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Franz Koglmann

A lot of the recordings of award-winning contemporary composer, trumpeter, and flügelhorn participant Franz Koglmann (and of his functions) are available around the Head wear labels (Head wear Artwork, Head wear Hut, etc.), although this might switch since Koglmann founded his personal label, Between your Lines, in 1999. Given birth …

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