A relevant quote

From the film QUATERMASS AND THE PIT (one of the very few genuine science fiction films):

Colonel Breen: Do you ever find your early career catching up with you?

Quatermass: I never had a career. Only work.

A first, after 48 years (and counting)…More to the point, this happened without any networking or hustling on my part. (In this regard, it should also be noted I am not a viable commodity in the now, and for some time commodified world of improvised music/free jazz, and, additionally, have no “handlers”.) So, particularly in this ..read more

with Book of Sand

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Motivations. There was (almost) enough money in the Shih Shih Wu Ai Records “account” to fund it. (Since the label’s inception in 1972, all proceeds, save for money paid back to associate producers, have been recycled into further publications.) From there, I wanted to document the sound of my instruments in a solo context within ..read more