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Formed in 2006 by Miriam Katzeff and James Hoff. Specialised in writings and recordings by visual artists, including Dan Graham, Tim Hecker, Barbara Kruger, Cary Loren and Tony Conrad.

 
"The RCA Mark II is a follow-up to Yeh's recent vocal work and is focused solely on the non-musical operation of the famed RCA Mark II synthesizer. Built and installed in 1959 at Columbia University, it was the first programmable synthesizer and became the bedrock upon ...
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"Live from the Commodore Ballroom captures a legendary performance by UJ3RK5 in Vancouver in 1980. Sharing an affinity with bands such as Devo and Talking Heads, UJ3RK5 emerged out of punk, new wave, and post-punk music, as well as the Vancouver School of photo ...
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"Canciones de Cadaques is a musical collaboration between Dieter Roth and Richard Hamilton that was originally published by Hansjörg Mayer in 1976. It takes the form of a double 45 record and features the two artists alternately performing on vocals and guitar, with ...
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"Solo Voice I - X is the first LP by C Spencer Yeh devoted entirely to the voice. Yeh's practice has its most obvious precedents in the sound poetry scene of the '60s and '70s - recalling an outlier group like the Four Horsemen, at their most raw and a-verbal, as much ...
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"Hegemony of Delete is electronic music in dialogue with the real rhythms of work and leisure. As Co La, Matthew Papich courts the minor distractions and interruptions typically seen to dilute workflow or artistic process. With or without an audience - in the studio and ...
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CANNIBAL - CANNIBAL (LP)

"Cannibal is the trio of artists/musicians Cary Loren, Cameron Jamie and Dennis Tyfus. Culled from a recording made live in Antwerp, each of the fifteen songs/episodes on this-their first-record is a protracted pulse of the band's energy and radical point of entry to a ...
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"Edition of 500. Primary Information and From The Nursery are pleased to announce their first collaborative release, an album by XXX Macarena, a band comprised of Tony Conrad on violin, Jutta Koether on synthesizer, and John Miller on guitar. XXX Macarena was recorded ...
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"G.P.O. versus G.P-O: a chronicle of mail art on trial is a publication of Genesis P-Orridge's collection of materials surrounding Great Britain's General Post Office's case against him for disseminating pornographic material through the mail in 1975. These postcards ...
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"Chimerizations feature a radically new form of documentation of Florian Hecker's sound works that dramatize the phenomenon of Auditory Chimaeras. Chimeras are integrated bodies that synthesize incompatible modalities, surpassing their respective particularities without ...
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978-0-9851364-2-0 | PRIMARY INFORMATION

"Primary Information is pleased to announce a new LP by Rhys Chatham. Ręve Parisien was produced and designed by Chatham in collaboration with the artist Jacob Kassay. The album features four new compositions that were performed live at Kassay's exhibition at Art: ...
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DISBAND - DISBAND (CD)

"Long-lost recordings culled from performances between 1979 and 1982 from the loose group of feminist performers known as Disband. Ilona Granet, Donna Henes, Barbara Kruger, Ingrid Sischy, Diane Torr, and Martha Wilson screamed, shouted, sang, and stomped through the ...
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