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90 Miles Out of Atlanta #13: Happy Jawbone Family Band & Continuing Inquiries Into the Nature of Sound

September 27, 2013

90 Miles Out of Atlanta #13: Happy Jawbone Family Band & Continuing Inquiries Into the Nature of Sound 90 Miles Out of Atlanta is a column about life around music and a writing experimentation space. ••• Happy Jawbone Family Band, Family Jewels Many weeks ago I read this: Want to be a real bone-head? Join the happy jawbone family band family fan club and get cool free stuff! How do you join? IT’S... 

90 Miles Out of Atlanta #12: The Dead & Minutemen on Cassette, Featuring MV+EE Live in Nashville

September 21, 2013

90 Miles Out of Atlanta #12: The Dead & Minutemen on Cassette, Featuring MV+EE Live in Nashville 90 Miles Out of Atlanta is a column about life around music. ••• Grateful Dead, Fillmore East, New York, April 29, 1971 I’ve only just begun to learn how sound and ears work, so much of what I’m about to write might well be wrong, and I’m likely to raise more questions than answers, but... 

New Interfaces #2: “Fifty Years of Electronic and Electroacoustic Music at the Ghent University”

September 2, 2013

New Interfaces #2: “Fifty Years of Electronic and Electroacoustic Music at the Ghent University” When we last met, we were focused on the releases of the Recollection GRM label, an Editions Mego imprint devoted to unearthing gems from the vaults of the Groupe de Recherche Musicales (GRM), an exploratory music collective based in Paris. The GRM tasked themselves with crafting acousmatic music, or... 

90 Miles Out of Atlanta #11: “…Interplanatary Craft,” Beau Dommage, Hugues Aufray, & Diane Dufresne

September 2, 2013

90 Miles Out of Atlanta #11: “…Interplanatary Craft,” Beau Dommage, Hugues Aufray, & Diane Dufresne 90 Miles Out of Atlanta is to music columns what a ham hock is to your cornflakes. ••• Klaatu, 3:47 EST Allie and I went to Canada last weekend for a wedding and almost as soon as we crossed the border we tuned into a French station – that’s where the musical conceit of this week’s column...