I learned today that Glenn O’Brien’s legendary TV PARTY is again on air! For those that don’t know what TV PARTY is, ya need to prolly spend a little less time in school, honey:::
TV PARTY MANIFESTO : 2013 ADDENDA
Can a nation have more than one culture?
NO! EVERY CULTURE SHOULD BE ITS OWN POLITICAL ENTITY!
THE AMERICAN REVOLUTION BEGAN IN NIGHTCLUBS! (Well, Taverns and Inns
anyway! The Sons of Liberty, Sam Adams the brewer. George Washington, whiskey
PARTYING IS POLITICAL. ELEVATE THE MASS MOOD!
THE POLITICAL PARTY SHOULD REPRESENT THE SOCIAL PARTY.
SOCIALISM MEANS SOCIALIZING!
SHARE THE FUN AND SHARE THE WEALTH!
All parties occur in the present time.
ALL FUN IS NOW.
All parties occur in physical space.
Use party theory to propagate party mode in real time and space.
YOU DO NOT HAVE DIGITAL FRIENDS. ONLY PEOPLE YOU CAN TOUCH ARE
Use your digital devices to organize physical life
Not for an Arab spring, For A HUMAN SPRING.
USE DIGITAL NETWORKS TO INITIATE REAL TIME AND SPACE PHYSICAL
DANCE in REVOLT!
Not for London Riots, Laugh Riots.
Be Youtube paratroopers
Transmit party vibes across hostile territory. Transform NO MAN’S LAND into
Is it possible that intoxication is simply one group attempting to achieve the
consciousness that occurs in another group naturally and inherently.
LET YOUR BACKBONE SLIP!
LOOSEN YOUR HIPS AND YOUR LIPS AND TIGHTEN UP YOUR WIG.
TV PARTY is a party in actual physical space. It is transmitted in order to be
You can do this at home. Use handheld devices to track affinity groups and assemble
Use Grindr tactics to rendezvous at party points.
FLASH MOB DRUG FREAKOUTS WILL TRANSFORM THE SOCIAL ORDER.
Transition from digital mode to physical mode.
Youtube paratroopers Geronimo.
Cell towers open fire.
In late 20th century we used local cable nets to block triangulated newwork feeds
ABC, CBS, NBC. Restore local broadcast.
OWN YOUR OWN NETWORK!
Use pop up party techniques. KEEP IT MOVING.
By the time the PARTY POOPERS receive this, we are not here.
WE ARE REAL GONE.
Click here for Glenn O’Brien’s original manifesto from 1981
Seriously though, I really think Glenn O’Brien is right about all of this.
HONEY I’M AN OVERLORD.
In other news…. I dropped my first track yesterday. I made it for a performance I’m doing next month for B.J. Dini’s birthday… doesn’t it sound like birthday music?!?! You should come out… You should dance. And we should probably get high or something.