Thor Magnusson: Sonic Writing: Technologies of Material, Symbolic, and Signal Inscriptions (2019) on Monoskop Log

https://monoskop.org/log/?p=21494 PDF “Sonic Writing explores how contemporary music technologies trace their ancestry to previous forms of instruments and media. Studying the domains of instrument design, musical notation, and sound recording under the rubrics of material, symbolic, and signal inscriptions of sound, the book describes how these historical techniques of sonic writing are implemented in new…

La macchina inconscia e la chitarra semiotica di Wendy Eisenberg su #neuguitars #blog

https://www.wendyeisenberg.com/ http://www.tzadik.com/index.php?catalog=4027 Ho conosciuto Wendy eisenberg tramite una delle combinazioni causalmente fortuite che avvengono in internet: un video dello youtuber Don Mount, un appassionato che con pazienza quasi feticistica ha costruito un impressionante archivio di video di concerti tenuti dai personaggi che affollano la scena underground newyorkese. Don Mount è una figura cruciale nello “scenius”…

The unconscious machine and Wendy Eisenberg’s semiotic guitar on #neuguitars #blog

https://www.wendyeisenberg.com/ http://www.tzadik.com/index.php?catalog=4027http://www.tzadik.com/index.php?catalog=4027 I met Wendy Eisenberg through one of the causally fortuitous combinations that take place on internet: a video of the youtuber Don Mount, a passionate who with almost fetishist patience built an impressive archive of concert videos held by the characters that crowd the New York underground scene. Don Mount is a crucial…

Captive, The Edge’s experimental side on #neuguitars #blog

David Howell Evans. In art, and for everyone, simply The Edge. No, we’re not talking about U2. It wouldn’t be worth it. They have had their day and rightly so, they continue to give us some decidedly trivial songs, dull photocopies of an exceptional creative period, but I grant it to them in virtue of…

The Edge, Captive e la sua mancata carriera solista su #neuguitars #blog

David Howell Evans. In arte, e per tutti, semplicemente The Edge. No, non parliamo degli U2. Non ne varrebbe la pena. Hanno fatto il loro tempo ed è giusto che sia così, continuano a regalarci canzoni, decisamente banali, fotocopie scialbe di un periodo creativo eccezionale, ma glielo concedo in virtù proprio di quel periodo che…