Akira Matsuoka (2) ‎– Dedicated To Analog Television

Edition Omega Point ‎– OPX-012, Edition Omega Point ‎– none
CD, Album, Limited Edition
Box Set, Limited Edition, Numbered, Object/signed


1 Dedicated to Analog TV / 1st Movement 01:15
2 Dedicated to Analog TV / 2nd Movement 04:33
3 Dedicated to Analog TV / 3rd Movement 02:44
4 Dedicated to Analog TV / 4th Movement 04:09
5 Dedicated to Cassette Tape Recorders 05:58
6 Dedicated to Video Tape Recorder / One Machine Version 05:03
7 Dedicated to Video Tape Recorder / Three Machines Version 05:03
8 Poem for 6 Metal Plates-Dedicated to La Monte Young 13:55

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"I have been interested in junk materials and have made sound works since several years ago. Before then, I listened to experimental music as a fan, but the border between music and non-music became meaningless from encounters with Fluxus, sound-art, media-art and others. Since then, I love the texture of sound itself. I collected abandoned analog televisions when the transmitting system of broadcast signals was changed to digital format in 2011. They are one of my favorite instruments at present, and I hold live performances and installations using them. On this CD I used analog TV, cassette tape recorder, and video players. However, the sounds are not manipulated, and I recorded their spontaneous machine-noise only. It this 'experimental music?' I think it may be 'discovered music.' Obviously, I cannot get away from the fascination with ordinary equipment in my life." --Veltz

Housed in a cardboard paper gatefold sleeve.
Includes newly-written liner notes in Japanese and English by the artist himself.

Limited edition of 30 copies, CD in a brown paper box with postcard and object.

Signed by artist and handnumbered.

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  • Barcode: 4560283218524

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