“If we look at a rough storyline that we did back then, it’s nothing like what the film turned out to be.”

Book Review: Electric Eden

Non-Fiction. 672 pages. Faber and Faber. By Rob Young.

FIMAV 2011

Five sets from the experimental music fest’s 27th edition

Chris Weisman

“I’m into weird that works.”

Sean McCann

“…the stuff I’m working on now, I feel it may turn a lot of people off.”

Michael Gira

“This is what I have to do right now in order to stay viable as a human being and as an artist.”

Japan The Beats: Genez

“Half” and New Japanese Ethnicities

A Beauty Impossible to Define: The Theology of Nick Cave

“With your book of ideas/ With your alchemy/ O Come on/ Send that stuff on down to me.”

Corporate Takeover

The Collapse of the Muzak/Music Distinction

TMT Cerberus 21

Binge/Purge (Slight Return)

Quentin Dupieux (director of Rubber)

“The tire is attracted not by the girl, but by something dark.”

Child Bite's EP-in-One-Week Adventure

The group sets out to record an EP in one week with no set drummer (in the middle of a Star Wars-dotted St Patrick’s Day Parade near a haunted train station)

Dan Deacon

“I think a lot of people take what they don’t understand and try to relate it to drugs.”

The Other F Word

Director Andrea Blaugrund Nevins, producer Cristan Reilly, and editor Geoffrey Franklin at SXSW

Watching Avatar: The Last Airbender

Reflections on Civilization and Ecology

Japan The Beats: Liyoon

“I’m a whale killer. Cruel murderer will kill anything and spread blood all over the sea.”

Tim Heidecker

“I kind of like the idea of releasing something that isn’t tied up in a neat package and explained to everyone.”