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June 12, 2006
This is what I'm after,
this is why I do
what I do When not playing
when I do it. Bonzo Dog Band.
I play many different types of music,
but I want them to sound right next "not just to shock
to each other. with contrasts."
I want the show to be a single MACHINE
recognizeable entity, though it's
composed of different pieces.
One method of doing this -- not the only
one, and not the best one, but for me a
good one -- is to mix other things into MIXING
the tracks I'm playing: industrial
drones, locked-grooves, renaissance
organ, gregorian chants... often all
with a 3-second echo loop layered on
top of it, so that everything is mixed
With a slow hand on the sliders, each
track emerges out of this bright gray
swirl and then retreats back into it.
Often I have multiple things going at once
competing with each other, commenting
on each other, and the boundaries between "Another Victory
tracks are obliterated. in the War on
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