Clare Amory from Excepter sadly passed away.
From bandmember Jon Nicholson:
Excepter have had a great last couple of years, with some amazing videos (featuring Clare).
Great Loss RIP.
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Sorry if this is old to US readers. Hugely depressing to hear, but no surprise.
At stake are hundreds of millions of dollars in federal funding and the future of such popular programs as "Nova," "This American Life" and "Sesame Street."...
Just came accross this very helpful little vid on the nuances of the new type channels that, being stupid, were giving me problems with playlists not showing up and the like. Just try stopping me now..
Duno if this has been linked to before here, but its an amazing goldmine, so i dun care. Never dreamed there was so many amazing sites left undeveloped after the Blairite boom and already found friends in my area. Anyway go..
Duno if anyone else familiar with Bruce Goff's architecture:
Only found out about him through artist David Thorpe's amazing paper collages:
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Time: 9:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Location: London Tate Modern
Early Experiments in Computer Animation
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I abso loved the first series, remember 'Sulphur'...
I remember a great little story about this on Woebotnic (has anyone got that saved?) and didn't know if it was a real thing or not, until I heard this fascinating Radio4 prog the other day:
I only just found out abt this in the last few hours, tested it, and yes it does work. How to do it:
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Experiment and Utopia in Architecture 1956 - 2006
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Barbican Art Gallery
"What would it be like to live in a hairy house, a floating city, or an inflatable pod? Pure fantasy or the shape...
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