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An Episode about Nothing, absolutely Nothing Featuring egg alan lomax haitian field recordings charles bukowski clapTON ensemble simon tyszko north end road fulham field recordings Basil Kirchin – Heart Of The North On A Clear Day – The Tony Hatch Orchestra faust La vie semblait s’√™tre arr√™t√© l√† devant leSpectacle muet d’un lendemain d’orgieDeux hirondelles s’√©taient depuisLongtemps install√©es, leur caca clapotant seDess√©chait. seul triste, river ne…

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Podcast: DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | Email | Google Podcasts | RSS | MoreAsymmetrical MonoLocution Is a new and experimental process where we attempt to re(create) meanings from just one side of a complex conversation, and in this instance one spoken in a second language. Dr Lucilee Bach (Sorbonne Paris), is engaged in a process of analysing,¬†documenting and contextualising the historical studio practice of Simon…

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Podcast: DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | Email | Google Podcasts | RSS | MorePeter Tatchell¬† is a delightful and seemingly ever present (at least within my political¬†consciousness) ¬†human rights campaigner, originally from Australia, best known for his work with¬†LGBT social movements. a¬†genuinely frontline campaigner for a fairer world, peter has twice attempted a citizens arrest on despot¬†Robert Mugabe¬†.today we are in informal conversation….. niiiiice¬†

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Podcast: DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | Email | Google Podcasts | RSS | More: An Autotuned Political Re-Education Q. Miss Heart, may we assume that the tape recorded message which you referred to earlier in your testimony was recorded a day or two before it was discovered on April 24th, of 1974, to the best of your knowledge and belief? A. Yes. Q. In other…

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Podcast: DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | Email | Google Podcasts | RSS | MoreIsotopica is today in conversation with the wonderfully named Nahum Mantra a composer, multi instrumentalist, and Artist, who also coordinates the technical committee for the cultural and artistic utilisations of space (ITACCUS) at the International Astronautical Federation in Paris. Nahum lives and works in London and Mexico City and curates Kosmica, a…

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Podcast: DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | Email | Google Podcasts | RSS | MoreThe “body without organs” (French: corps sans organes) is a concept used by French philosopher Gilles Deleuze. It usually refers to the deeper reality underlying some well-formed whole constructed from fully functioning parts. At the same time, it may also describe a relationship to one’s literal body. But today we are¬†joined by…

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Podcast: DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | Email | Google Podcasts | RSS | MoreDespite soaking our main studio microphone in the cat water overnight, Isotopica steams ahead, with a cut and paste commentary, a water themed edition, ships horns, ocean currents, Suicide live and some vintage ether….

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Podcast: DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | Email | Google Podcasts | RSS | MoreMasqualero [alternate take] miles davis Burlington hacker farm Squash 1 Person Rec On Court Je suis parti sur un de ces bateaux Table Tennis Amateurs Playing Cancer charles bukowski Roulette Wheel Spinning Small Ball Dada For Now Russolo Dada For Now Schwitters john cage discusses something cool

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Podcast: DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | Email | Google Podcasts | RSS | More Les psaumes sont √©crits sur les magn√©tophonesLes chorus ont un n√®gre √† chaque m√©lop√©eLes bouches font des langues sept fois retourn√©esMiserere Seigneur du fond des microphones La nature d’acier pousse des fleurs chrom√©esLe juste en Cadillac s’encense du cigareLe courrier meurt de peur dans les a√©rogaresMiserere Seigneur du fond des destin√©es…

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Podcast: DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | Email | Google Podcasts | RSS | MoreUltra high frequency (UHF) the ITU designation for radio frequencies in the range between 300 MHz and 3 GHz, also known as the band as the wavelengths range from one meter to one. UHF television broadcasting is the use of ultra high frequency (UHF) radio for over-the-air transmission of television signals. UHF…

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Podcast: DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | Email | Google Podcasts | RSS | MoreSo First We loose Lemmy…… 2016 has turned into the year of the cultural cark, although Lemmily is but a footnote compared to David Bowie.. So here are some of the accompanying tyszko phases to¬†watch along with the episode  

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Podcast (extra): DownloadSubscribe: Android | Email | Google Podcasts | RSSRough¬†Episode notes….. lemmy, fruit machines, hawkwind, lsd, my first heroin overdose, post bomber tour christmas party after hammersmith¬†odeon¬†gig¬†(1980?) hauntology points to¬†brazil being possibly the last film ever made, even featuring Scarfolk style posters including ‚Äė we are all in this together‚Äô zzzzzp which takes up to the present, which was only the future in some strange…

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Podcast (extra): DownloadSubscribe: Android | Email | Google Podcasts | RSSa gentle reflection after the horrific events in paris on friday the 13 2015 featuring lucilee, ivor cutler, and humphrey bogart… “Tous les ans, vous f√™tez les m√™mes f√™tes, les m√™mes anniversaires ; tous les ans, nous en sommes au m√™me point. Le calendrier n‚Äôest pas seulement le temps qui se r√©capitule, mais c‚Äôest la n√©gation…

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Podcast (extra): DownloadSubscribe: Android | Email | Google Podcasts | RSSAn gentle and informal conversation with James Lingwood, co-director (along with Michael Morris) of ArtAngel, almost certainly the¬†commissioning¬†body¬†responsible¬†for some of the most interesting¬†art projects we¬†have seen in the past 20 plus years‚Ķ ÔĽŅ An article in The Daily Telegraph described the organisation as creating “art that operates by ambush, rather than asking you to pay up…

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Podcast: DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | Email | Google Podcasts | RSS | MoreInternational Miss Curation (algorithmic erotica) re generative musics and some glitched imagery ňą…™m…™d í(…ô)ri noun 1. visually descriptive or figurative language, especially in a literary work. “Tennyson uses imagery to create a lyrical emotion” 2. visual images collectively. “the impact of computer-generated imagery on contemporary art”

Isotopica – 8th December 2015 by Resonance Fm on Mixcloud Sprachregelung is a German language term meaning “convention of speech”. It refers to a formal or informal agreement, or order, that certain things should be expressed in specific ways in official communications by an organization or by a political entity. Although not the same, it has some overlap with the US-American concept of politically correct speech…

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Podcast: DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | Email | Google Podcasts | RSS | Morebasically dudley sutton and simon tyszko natter around dudley’s adventures in new york in the early sixties, discuss his starring role in entertaining mr sloane and his subsequnt friendship with joe orton. dudley performs some of his new poems, and all set to an echoed and hauntalogical soundtrack of some archival arabic…

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Podcast (extra): DownloadSubscribe: Android | Email | Google Podcasts | RSSHoorah to Greece OXI OXI OXI do drugs cloud our judgement? Is science a big fake? obviously not, but just try asking some of your friends on drugs (even tho science provides some of the most delux drugs) Ken kesey and the ‘lectric cool aid acid tests (article in progress)

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Podcast: DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | Email | Google Podcasts | RSS | Morea funny thing happened to me on the way to the studio i had the results of my second opinion hearing tests today (NHS vrs boots) and it seems it’s true….. Way back in the late 90’s when i first gave up drinking, i was desperate for feelings, any feelings, and this…

today is a preview of some work being prepared for a performance at the beaconsfield 20th birthday event on thus day evening, it‚Äôs a flow drawing thoughts towards the modernism of the 20th century and one that we must reclaim to survive. meta modern, albert einstein, michel foucault, sigmund freud,  ten holt, Ad libitum –°–Ķ–Ĺ—ā–ł–ľ–Ķ–Ĺ—ā–į–Ľ—Ć–Ĺ–ĺ–Ķ –Ņ—É—ā–Ķ—ą–Ķ—Ā—ā–≤–ł–Ķ, –≤–ĺ—Ā–Ņ–ĺ–ľ–ł–Ĺ–į–Ĺ–ł—Ź

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Podcast: DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | Email | Google Podcasts | RSS | MoreRough Notes contact me twitter @simontyszko Simeon ten Holt (24 January 1923 ‚Äď 25 November 2012) was a Dutch contemporary classical composer. √Čliane Radigue (born January 24, 1932) is a French electronic music composer. She began working in the 1950s and her first compositions were presented in the late 1960s. Until 2000…

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Podcast: DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | Email | Google Podcasts | RSS | Moreisotopica today considers data, the glitch, the algorithm, the random, the boolean. in the age of increasingly total data the simple yes or no can take us on a journey way beyond.¬†Perhaps the fictional biblical arc was actually an accurate image of a future where life itself is reduced to it‚Äôs binary…

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Podcast: DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | Email | Google Podcasts | RSS | MoreWe Start with Das Original Oberkreuzberger Nasenfl√∂tenorchester, segue thru to the delightful Professor Edzard Ernst, World leader in evidence based research into Alt-Med treatments……out into an Estonian field recording from Elo Masing, into an attenuated and space echoed flute in test for our performance with a hanging piano at the Beaconsfield gallery…

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Podcast: DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | Email | Google Podcasts | RSS | MoreToday we relax, or sink, or wallow, in the glorious darkness of Bohren & der Club of Gore, (self described as an “unholy ambient mixture of slow jazz ballads, Black Sabbath doom and down tuned Autopsy sounds) an unusual almost single artist episode of isotopica, but……. after the shocking (or is it?)…

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Podcast: DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | Email | Google Podcasts | RSS | MoreIn conversation with the rather wonderful and total obscurantist Mr David Ellis…… Friend, collaborator, inspiration, & mystery, mostly mystery….more text to follow Tribute to Jonas Mekas on his 90th birthday: from Serpentine Galleries London David Ellis and Simon Tyszko, “Detour”, 2012 https://vimeo.com/55864936 Stills from Lithuanian Detour 23 with tyszko and ellis 2003(ish)…

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Podcast: DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | Email | Google Podcasts | RSS | MoreAs an artist I¬†have, over the years attended my fair share of openings and events, a see and be seen, inhaling the rarified airs and¬†experiencing the frisson and glamour of the big game in art. I have sold work, and met¬†collaborators, ended up in beds and garrets, bars and restaurants. I have…

UN’s Fran√ßois Cr√©peau on the refugee crisis: ‘Instead of resisting migration, let’s organise it. A more Humane world view than neo liberal media would allow… read on [ ] shortcode

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Podcast: DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | Email | Google Podcasts | RSS | MoreA contemporary mystery, sub-judice, too hot to handle, unrepeatable.. yes, it’s Isotopica investigative reporting at it’s very best and most oblique…….

fundraising days at resonance fm come join us for something like this https://vimeo.com/119173681 and buy stuff like this DETAILS or get things like this

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Podcast: DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | Email | Google Podcasts | RSS | MoreIn the week of the Murders in Paris, starting at the offices of satirical Magazine Charlie Hebdoo, Isotoptica ¬†considers, with an etherial broadcast, the ¬†issues of contemporary free speech, an absolute hypocrisy , insane illiberalism, and the complex meta politics of late game global neoliberal capitalism……. fuuuuuuuuck!  

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Podcast: DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | Email | Google Podcasts | RSS | MoreA conversation with arch adventurer David Ellis is followed by an algorithmically  generated chromatic scale composition.  Gentle

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Podcast: DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | Email | Google Podcasts | RSS | Moreinternational treasure dudley sutton Isotopica today treats with good friend and (official) national treasure Dudley Sutton, to mark the end of his lino cut illustrated poem exhibition at the Chelsea Arts club. We talk of his 60‚Äôs adventures in New york with Joan Littlewood, dope fuddled filming in Antigua and more recent…

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Podcast: DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | Email | Google Podcasts | RSS | MoreA grizzled and dystopian Seasonal Serving bah humbug christmas is so unsocial Isotopica strongly suggests you join us for our 100% guaranteed jaded, Nihilist Christmas special. We will attempt a seance, bringing carols and christmas chills from ‘The Other Side’¬†and generally revel in our very own Brutal Meta Modernist and Miserablist Seasonal…

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Podcast: DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | Email | Google Podcasts | RSS | MoreIsotopica today is a series of compositional performance, plumbing lessons, plumbing lessons that become performance, and collaborations with and excerpts from performances of The Clapton Ensemble. Please do not attempt any of this at home without a doctorate level composer present. (we ended up semi flooded in the making of this episode).…

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Podcast: DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | Email | Google Podcasts | RSS | Morerestless ¬†adjective 1 ….¬†was restless, moving uneasily about the hut: uneasy, ill at ease, restive, fidgety, edgy, on edge, tense, worked up, nervous, agitated, anxious, on tenterhooks, keyed up, apprehensive, unquiet, impatient; Brit. nervy; informal jumpy, jittery, twitchy, uptight, wired, like a cat on a hot tin roof; Brit. informal like a…

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Podcast: DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | Email | Google Podcasts | RSS | MoreYou know that moment when you meet someone at the ICA and then find yourself a special guest of an Eastern European Hells Angels chapter as part of an obscure performance art work? Yes, that moment. Today‚Äôs guest is uncategorizable artist David Ellis,¬†we talk categories and how to stay out of them.…

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Podcast (extra): DownloadSubscribe: Android | Email | Google Podcasts | RSSResonance Soundhub contributor, Elo Masing, performs an original composition with simon tyszko, for non traditional instrumentation under an aeroplane wing in west London, followed by a soundscaped existential report from the paris FIAC art fair with contributing editor Jimmy Fox (13 3/4 yrs), who just happens to be the Great Great Grandson of Sigmund Freud. We…

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Podcast: DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | Email | Google Podcasts | RSS | MoreAn admittedly scatty episode with our fabulous architecture correspondent Herbert Wright, that¬†somehow ¬†left Herbert feeling ‘mortified’ by the superficiality of my conversational style or somesuch, yet we cover lots of ground, spin to the left and end up right as such in (un)typical Isotopica style. From Zagreb, to Split, to the Leaning…

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Podcast: DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | Email | Google Podcasts | RSS | MoreIn a thought experiment, today we listen to some of our earlier Gaza Live streams backwards, we hear heartfelt yet well scripted ¬†reports from the earliest days of the NHS, and hopefully, as the best of art should help us do, we consider…… the world So lets go back, way backwards in…

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Podcast: DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | Email | Google Podcasts | RSS | MoreDATELINE ICELAND Pirates have proposed a congressional statement, directing the Welfare Minister to implement a guaranteed minimum income, what in recent years has also gone under the name of universal basic income or citizen wage. More precisely, the proposal, made by Halld√≥ra Mogensen, J√≥n √ě√≥r √ďlafsson and Birgitta J√≥nsd√≥ttir on Monday, would…