The audio reports 'letter from Berlin' are directly recorded on tape with a handheld walkman. In this episode: a metro ride to Kottbusser Tor, a disappointing visit to West Germany and what is posh-modernism. Excerpts from performances by Elvn Brandhi, Silver Waves and Moor Mother.
I moved back to Berlin in the month of February 2018. The audio reports that I started in Poland will continue, albeit in a different form. I will still use my Sony Walkman, walk and talk, observe, think aloud and allow snippets of every day life to land on the surface of the magnetic tape. … Continue reading Rinus Van Alebeek – Letter from Berlin
There are parts in the -THE- book about Berlin - Berlin Alexanderplatz by Alfred DÃ¶blin - a saga drenched in melodrama with lots of descriptions of the city itself, that seem to be the result of automatic writing. In a time of spiritist meetings and fairytale esoterics, this assumption doesn't seem to be too far … Continue reading The Scratched Vinyl Show, part 3 Station to Station by Adrian Shephard