Electrofringe 2009 Highlights

Another year, another super-soaking of inner Newcastle with a spray of the bizarre to the sublime. Density of programming, and that everything happens alongside the National Young Writers Festival, Sound Summit ( a gathering of independent record labels and artists), … Continue reading

by j p, October 9, 2009 1 Comment

ACMI gig with Lewis Cancut, Thu Jun 4

Many months of sampling and rehearsals with DJ Lewis Cancut culminate in a few days time, bringing together OJ Simpson, Prisoner, Molly Meldrum, Marshall McLuhan, Princess Diana, Jon Safran and assorted media luminaries into a 45 minute mix about television. … Continue reading

by j p, June 2, 2009 2 Comments

Scratch Video Software : Mix Emergency 1.1

Pixel-hungry Serato turntablists have a new tool in their arsenal, Mix Emergency, available from inklen.com/mixemergency. What It Is, What It Is If my mum asked me, I’d say – DJs got tired of carrying milk crates full of records around, … Continue reading

by j p, March 6, 2009 Comments Off on Scratch Video Software : Mix Emergency 1.1