Category Archives: music

…made visible

Señor Coconut was a silly novelty project from around the millennium-shift, which saw Kraftwerk classics among other songs remodelled into “latin” versions. The man behind that undying contribution to western music was german Uwe Schmidt, now residing in Chile. No-one could be blamed for doubting that he would release anything very significant after that. However, […]

More or less is more

It was an utter coincidence that had me going to the BEMF, Brussels Electronic Music Festival. At the forgettable museum night a couple of weeks back, I happened to notice the poster for the event featuring names like Alva Noto, Pole, Jan Jelinek and Byetone. Of those, Pole was the most familiar and I decided […]

Compressed journal

When you don’t have or take the time to write it gets compressed. This should mostly be an useful thing, since it kills off some verbosity. Not that I would be verbose, ever. Never happened. Unheard of. So, what’s happened since the last regular journal update? David Byrne was an quick aside; but the week […]