Ideologic

Ideologic

Stephen O’Malley

World Class Rejection Letter

Posted: Aug 22, 2011

World Class Rejection Letter

From the great Letters of Note blog:

Jam this morbid drivel up your ass

Spurred on by last week's abusive note from Hunter S. Thompson to his biographer, writer Mike Peterson kindly got in touch the other day in order to share what may be the most aggressive, and possibly greatest, rejection letter ever crafted. Written in 1971, at which point young Mike was a resident of South Bend, Indiana, the furious missive was sent in response to a piece of satire he submitted to Rolling Stone magazine; u...

wanted YELLOW GOAT

Posted: Aug 20, 2011

wanted YELLOW GOAT

I have a lot of Burzum LPs (inc pic disc boxed sets unplayed) and original early 90s black metal LPs I will trade for one of these...

forever 16

Posted: Aug 20, 2011

forever 16
forever 16
forever 16

Japan has the greatest lingual interpretations; Forever 21 is a great name for a shop but Forever 15 would be better

Ahata Anahata IV (Jung Hee Choi exhibit at MELA Dream House)

Posted: Aug 18, 2011

Ahata Anahata IV (Jung Hee Choi exhibit at MELA Dream House)

Photo: Jung Hee Choi, "Composition 2010 #1," 2010, detail;
204 x 78 inches, mixed media: black wrap with pinholes, translucent paper, and video, © Jung Hee Choi 2010 
 

“I found Jung Hee Choi’s installation Ahata Anahata, Manifest Unmanifest moving and engrossing... the effect of [Choi’s] work is mesmerizing.  I believe that this use of drawing with the moving light projections of her video works represents a new and original direction in art today.”  - Jon Hendricks, Silverman Fluxus Collection...

VAN HALEN O)))

Posted: Aug 17, 2011

VAN HALEN O)))

Gracias to Herr Christe for this...

BLACK SABBATH

Posted: Aug 16, 2011

BLACK SABBATH

 

In celebration of todays BLACK SABBATH reunion mark II news I wanted to reprint here Julian Cope's amazing review of the ultimate seminal SABS bootleg "Behind The Wall of Spock". Hail Omid!

::::::::::::http://www.headheritage.co.uk/unsung/albumofthemonth/750/
BLACK SABBATH
BEHIND THE WALL OF SPOCK
AOTM #35, April 2003ce
Released 2003 on Seidr

Disc 1

• Killing Yourself to Live • Hole in the Sky • Snowblind • Symptom of the Universe • War Pigs • Megalomania • Sabbra Caddabra • Jam/Guitar Solo • Drum...

concerts

Posted: Aug 12, 2011

Happy to announce some new bookings!

Nov 8 Keiji Haino + Oren Ambarchi + Stephen O'Malley trio @ Gaite Lyrique Paris 
Dec 4 KTL @ MadeiraDIG, Mediera, Portugal 

There will be further 2 London, 1 Paris and 1 Berlin concerts in November with Iancu Dumitrescu & Ana-Maria Avram, possibly another Haino/Ambarchi/O'Malley trio in Berlin as well. Several solo concerts will emerge for October (Geneva, Martigny and others). More soon...

Thank you

SOMA not playing ØYA this weekend

Posted: Aug 9, 2011

Contrary to what ØYA festival had announced, I am not playing Oslo this weekend. In fact this concert was never confirmed (although was discussed). Sorry to the 5 people whom this may cause disappointment.

Viva Norge!

 

List of labels affected by the SONY DADC fire in London last night ([PIAS] UK distributed labels)

Posted: Aug 9, 2011

Find below the list of labels distributed by [PIAS] UK:1234 
2020 Vision 
Accidental 
Ad Altiora 
Adventures Close to home 
Alberts 
All City 
Alt Delete 
Ambush Reality 
Angular 
Ark 
ATC 
Atic 
Atlantic Jaxx 
Azuli 
B Unique 
Backyard 
Bad Sneakers 
Bandstock 
Banquet 
Beggars 
Big Chill 
Big Dada 
Big Life / Nul / Sindy Stroker 
Boombox 
Border Community 
Boysnoize 
Brille 
Bronzerat 
Brownswood 
Buzzin Fly 
Can You Feel It 
Catskills 
ChannelFly 
Chemikal Underground 
City Rockers 
Counter 
D Cypher 
Dance To The Radio 
Decept...

Stockhausen Zodiac music boxes (3rd series)

Posted: Aug 8, 2011

Stockhausen Zodiac music boxes (3rd series)
Stockhausen Zodiac music boxes (3rd series)

http://www.stockhausen.org/new_music_boxes.html

 

The first series of Stockhausen Zodiac music boxes was manufactured in 1974 by the Reuge Music Box Company (Ste. Croix, Switzerland) with the personal collaboration of Stockhausen. He wrote special “music box” scores for each of the 12 melodies of the Zodiac. At that time three different sizes of “claviers” (28 or 36 or 50 lamellae) were used, depending upon the pitch demands of each melody. A “clavier” is a thin piece of special, resonant metal...