Re: Je je je ne ne ne is actually Sonne Statt Reagan


Subject: Re: Je je je ne ne ne is actually Sonne Statt Reagan
From: Ian Chuprun (ian@7circles.ca)
Date: Tue Sep 27 2005 - 15:19:11 EDT


FWIW, I managed to find the words and a translation of Beuys' video
(linked way below) Sonne Statt Reagan here:

http://pieceoplastic.com/index.php/1763/joseph-beuys-sonne-statt-reagan/

Ian

Rob Stone wrote:
> Yes, Jean. I have to say that the rejuvenated ubu site is really rather good
> now
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>>From: <jeanr@novuscom.net>
>>Reply-To: <cec-conference@concordia.ca>
>>Date: Sun, 25 Sep 2005 17:21:52 -0700
>>To: <cec-conference@concordia.ca>
>>Subject: Re: Je je je ne ne ne
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>>it sure has a thick retro quality, love that loverboy hairdoo the
>>blonde girl is
>>sporting and looks like they couldn't get a keyboardist to stand-in during the
>>shoot! I guess he figured that was a good way to reach a younger
>>demographic to
>>come out and vote. I like his 60's influenced-mic-swinging a la roger daltrey!
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>>Wish he had approach can, kraftwerk, neu... so he would have left a
>>more, hummm,
>>interesting musical legacy! ahhh the gems u'll find on wfmu.
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>>jean
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>>Quoting Rob Stone <rob@smitten.biz>:
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>>>Sorry about this. I laughed like a drain when I saw promo piece, as did the
>>>guy who sent the link. I think that perhaps the retro sensibilities of beuys
>>>here must translate most humorously and effectively into an english idiom.
>>>Chorus effects on the guitar! It's too sweet. It isnt' ja ja ja, that's a
>>>fact.
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>>>R
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>>>>From: jean r <jeanr@novuscom.net>
>>>>Reply-To: <cec-conference@concordia.ca>
>>>>Date: Sat, 24 Sep 2005 16:57:09 -0700
>>>>To: <cec-conference@concordia.ca>
>>>>Subject: Re: Je je je ne ne ne
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>>>>hey rob,
>>>> the link u have in ur email is for beuys' pop music tune from th 80's
>>>>when he was running for the green party, not _ja, ja, ja, ne, ne, ne_, a
>>>>much older piece. not sure which one is best heard very loud...
>>>>
>>>>cheers
>>>>jean
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>>>>Rob Stone wrote:
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>>>>>http://ubu.wfmu.org/video/Beuys-Joseph_Sonne-Statt-Reagan_1982.mov
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>>>>>I just got sent this by a friend, with the instruction 'play loud'
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>>>>>Rob
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