Welcome to a new series of articles called re:Sound. The idea for this column came from a couple of magazine columns I have seen in the past. Basically, the idea is to dig back into […]
Today we talk about “The Bird Machines” section of this work, observing Marcel Duchamp and a Gramophone teaching a small group of birds.
On day five, I listened to the “Gretchen” and “Chronicles of the Suspicious Gentleman” sections of this massive work, and look at some of their elements.
This section is sub-titled Operatic Laughter. The opening starts with an opera sample, chopped up and looped juxtaposed with a cheesy latin-style jazz piece.
This section has been sub-titled Culinary Philosophy: Ergo Phizmiz (as the narrator), finds he has been moved to another room while he slept.