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FatCat Presents Monster Music 3, Matt Cogger’s “Cosmat Selection”

Our friends over at FatCat records have posted one of our Monster Music Shows from 1992. Dave Cawley remembers the label from those days: It’s a real honour to share this podcast with you, created by Neuropolitique (Matt Cogger) for Irdial

Posted in Beautiful, Music, Remember

The Conet Project: 1111

At last, the long wait is over. The re-release of the seminal ‘The Conet Project: Recordings of Shortwave Numbers Stations’ is imminent. The pressing plant specifications have been finalised, and everyone will have a chance to order a copy. But

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Posted in Art, Beautiful, Music, Yes yes yes!

Renegade Parent: Pregnant Warrior!

I have been pointed to the Renegade Parent blog, as something worthwhile. It is: Can you live my life for me, please? by Renegadeparent It was G’s birthday yesterday, and we enjoyed some well-earned family time together. I am wondering

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Posted in Beautiful, Home Schooling, Someone Clever Said, Told You So, Yes yes yes!

Who Sampled

Who Sampled is a fascinating site; when they start documenting the ‘DNA’ of House Music and all its decedents, it will be…just incredible! http://www.whosampled.com/ Sites like this are under threat from the Intellectual Monopolists. This tool, if applied to all

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Posted in Beautiful, Economics, Music, Software, Tools

Skys wide open

That which is seen …. if you have the right equipment. That Which is Seen, and That Which is Not Seen If you have the right equipment.

Posted in Beautiful, Money, Science, The Facts

The Last Poets: Austrian Economists?!

I first heard these words on an Album by ‘The Pop Group’, called ‘For How Much Longer Do We Tolerate Mass Murder …‘. It is by The Last Poets, and it is called ‘E Pluribus Unum’. Reading it again today,

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Posted in Art, Astonishing, Beautiful, Economics, Money

Liberty is the new black

Quotes from Karl Lagerfeld 2009 – His thoughts on the recession: “Bling is over. Red carpetry covered with rhinestones is out. I call it the new modesty” 2006 – On music and technology: “The iPod is genius. I have 300”

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