Ta – da!!
This guy named Marshall who does this event-organizing thing called Pretty Blue Presents posted this bird announced land video on myspace, asking for people to repost it around. I thought it was pretty cute, so I figured I would be an asshole not to carry the torch for this lovely little ukulele moment. It reminds me a tiny bit of a minorprogression.com favorite akiine. Apparently it has been blogged about by somebody major and is now snowballing into some giant youtube sweeping the entire world. NOW YOU CAN BE A PART OF IT TOO!
Last Friday night, February 6th 2009, was the first official MinorProgression party at the Flophouse in Oakland. On the bill: visual art by Justin Swaby; performance art by Ariel Goldberg; Music by Debutante, Casey Chisholm, our very own Samuelroy, and Shaw and the Shaws (a write up of Shaw and the Shaws is coming soon)… everyone at the show except Shaw and the Shaws can be accessed on the site. The party was a total success and special thanks to everyone that made it out to the party! In the corner Ariel Goldberg gave the audience a taste of her project that recontextualizes the news and mass media. All night long I watched a lot of people get lost in the projected images she delivered as she sifted through the news. This past week I caught up with her and got an extensive interview so everyone there that scratched their heads and all of you that didn’t make it, can have a better understanding of how she is trying to reshape our intake of the news. Continue reading