Re: electroacoustics - rap to tap

Subject: Re: electroacoustics - rap to tap
From: John Nowak (
Date: Thu Jul 01 2004 - 16:31:45 EDT

On Jul 1, 2004, at 4:20 PM, Richard Wentk wrote:

> At 16:11 01/07/2004 -0400, you wrote:
>> On Jul 1, 2004, at 12:45 PM, wrote:
>>> That is indeed an interesting thought -- I'm not sure such music is
>>> even
>>> possible. But if it was possible, I would certainly want to hear
>>> some.
>> Go pick up a Merzbow CD for heaven sakes. ;-)
>> Where ya been all these years?
> Uh uh. Just look at all those photos showing The Artist Starting
> Moodily Into The Distance.
> 'Nuff said. ;-)

I didn't say look at the photos, I said listen to the music. ;-)

I think Masami Akita is one of the very few people producing
unbelievable music while working in the context of a popular artist.
Yes he's probably moody and dramatic, and yes his site is devoted to
protesting KFC... but his music is spectacular in my opinion. He shows
a very strong understanding of sound on an intuitive level I believe.

- John

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