If you live in one of these cites you might want to check this out.
Half noise opera half radio play-neither
A movie to be watched with no image- pitch black room
Bring brain leave eyes…
“Psicklops” will be screened here over the next week or so in all
San Fransisco CA x2,
St Paul MN,
Bowling Green OH,
Kansas City Kansas,
Los Angelos CA,
Black Rock Desert Nevada,
San Diego CA,
Huntington Beach CA x2,
Hopewell Junction NY,
Dunedin New Zealand,
Toronto Canada (x2),
Some of these are radio broadcasts- but the rest are living rooms,
galleries- rock clubs, a tent..Some are private- others you can just
show up to..
I dont know really. Should be fun. all the details- dates. times
contacts etc can be found here
Psicklops (said like “cyclops”) is sort of like the audiozines fm4tb
putting out- broad audio textures, found sounds- scripted elements…
but this I really think its a film. You watch it in the dark with
closed. Which is what people will be doing at the “screenings.”
Content wise it revolves around the ideas of interrogation and some
characters in Kafka’s “The Trial.” There is some hypnosis, some
Siren Cult (Mike Taylor)
E P Talley
Jo Dery with unwitting members of Dreamhouse.
Ron Rege Jr.
Area C (E. Carlson)
Cant (Jessica Rylan)
many unknown others
here is a quote:
“Where bands like Negativland and Tape Beatles who pioneered this
form had a more absurdist, chaotic quality this release although
often humorous is more serious. Indeed it talks about the ruling of
the USA by a totalitarian regime that dictates by fear instilled in
the population, facilitating the aims of corporate interests…It’s
a starkly disturbing exposition of a sinister evolution in society. ”
hope to see you there.
The screenings have been extendended indefinitely- so if you want to
do one get in touch.
Strange sounds for strange people
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