Favoriting Strength Through Failure with Fabio: Playlist from March 30, 2017 Favoriting

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The Failure of Noise
The Failure of Sound
The Failure of Rock
The Failure of the Avant Garde
The Failure of the Space Age
The Failure of Jazz
The Failure of Psychedelia
The Failure of Krautrock
The Failure of Electronic
The Failure of Pop
The Failure of Free-form
The Failure of the 20th Century

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Favoriting March 30, 2017

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Artist Track Album Approx. start time
James Last  Mr. Giant Man   Favoriting Voodoo Party  0:00:00 (Pop-up)
Tony Conrad with Faust  Outside the Dream Syndicate Alive (excerpt)   Favoriting Outside the Dream Syndicate Alive  0:07:21 (Pop-up)
M. Frog (Jean Yves Labat)  Relax Goliath   Favoriting M. Frog  0:29:19 (Pop-up)
Prima Materia  Berlin, October 19th, 1974 Metamusik Festival (excerpt)   Favoriting The Tail Of The Tiger  0:43:21 (Pop-up)
The Doo-Dooettes  January 28th, 2012 4:02 PM   Favoriting LAFMS Box Box  0:55:12 (Pop-up)
Jeff Burch  Empire electric Two   Favoriting Jeff Burch  1:25:30 (Pop-up)
Jeffrey Morgan  Ambient Metal   Favoriting Quasar-Mach  1:26:09 (Pop-up)
Sujo  Helenise   Favoriting Blood Saints  1:32:41 (Pop-up)
Interview with Tyler Hubby.
Jack Smith with Tony Conrad  Mario and the Flickering Jewel   Favoriting Silent Shadows on Cinemaroc Island   
Interview with Tyler Hubby.
The Primitives  The Ostrich   Favoriting   2:27:03 (Pop-up)
Interview with Tyler Hubby.
The Theater of Eternal Music  Day of the Antler (the Obsidian Ocelot) excerpt...   Favoriting Der Zweck Dieser Serie Ist Nicht Unterhaltung (1957-1973) Vol.1  2:28:21 (Pop-up)
Interview with Tyler Hubby.
Tony Conrad  Slapping Pythagoras   Favoriting Slapping Pythagoras  2:47:19 (Pop-up)

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Listener comments!

Avatar 🎸 3:04pm
chocolate monk:

welcome back Fabio, these lugs have missed ye.
Anonymous Coward:

Hi Fabio. Welcome back. It's good to know it's Thursday
Avatar Swag For Life Member 3:05pm
Michael 98145:

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Devin B.:

Welcome back, Fabio! So happy to hear Mr. Giant Man today.
Avatar 3:05pm

the failure of catgut
Avatar 3:07pm
Slick Goldtooth:

Checked out your shop last weekend, Fabio. Never seen something so well cataloged and with a relatively decent amount of krautrock

good stuff
Avatar 3:08pm
V Priceless:

Great to have u back, Fab
Avatar 🎸 Swag For Life Member 3:09pm

Welcome back Fabio!
Avatar Swag For Life Member 3:10pm
Bronwyn Bishop:

hey fabio, glad to have you back! and hey everyone!
Brian in New Orleans:

welcome back Fabio..the earth is once again rotating on its axis....
Avatar Swag For Life Member 3:11pm

Fellow lug here!
Avatar 🎸 3:12pm
Rev. Turnip Druid:

the lugs all here.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 3:14pm
Michael 98145:

doing the lug dance
Breaking News:

Fabio! soo glad to have you back!!! missed you those two weeks:(
Avatar Swag For Life Member 3:15pm

This Tony Conrad documentary was one more cool thing I was going to get to see at Safe As Milk. *breaks down sobbing*
Avatar 🎸 Swag For Life Member 3:17pm
Ken From Hyde Park:

Thanks for coming back, Fabio. The government-supplied failure over the last two weeks was starting to bum me out.
Avatar 3:17pm
Chris from DC:

The doc was great, and I saw it along with a great performance by David Grubbs and MV Carbon (sorry blanking on the third member of the trio).
Avatar Swag For Life Member 3:18pm
Sem Chumbo:

Hello, Fabio, and the Strengthened. Diggin' this Conrad w/ Faust.

Chris, I saw it at the NGA in DC too! Loved both the documentary and the performance.
Avatar 🎸 Swag For Life Member 3:21pm

hi Fabio, welcome back. hello fellow failures.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 3:23pm

Clay Pigeon says you area schnazzy dresser
Avatar Swag For Life Member 3:24pm

this owns
Avatar 🎸 Swag For Life Member 3:26pm
joe mulligan:

Is this that Tony Conrad/Faust track they played live upstairs at the Knitting Factory in '92 or so?
Avatar Swag For Life Member 3:30pm
Michael 98145:

hypnotic ... blogfiles.wfmu.org...
Avatar 3:32pm
upstate chris:

great tune thanks fabio
Avatar Swag For Life Member 3:32pm
Uncle Michael:

Welcome back, Fabio.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 3:36pm
Brian C.:

I had the good fortune to be in a couple of Tony's classes at SUNY-Buffalo. Never saw him play live though
corporate extrusion:

Welcome back, Fabio!
Avatar Swag For Life Member 3:39pm

hi Fabio, nice to hear you again!
Avatar 3:47pm
Revolution Rabbit Nov63:

^ - that.



all great !!!

Glad your back! Jesse Jarnow filled in too.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 4:09pm

Fabio pulled a clay pigeon!
Anonymous Coward:

Privilege - really trippy

About Alfie:

Saw Loneliness of the Long Distance Runner the other day at the British New Wave Fest--really good.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 4:20pm
Bronwyn Bishop:

is this feldman???
Avatar Swag For Life Member 4:21pm
Bronwyn Bishop:

never mind its not, i thought it sounded like one of his pieces. carry on
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Cheri Pi:

loving this HUGE sound
Avatar Swag For Life Member 4:30pm
Sem Chumbo:

They call this the "oceanic" feeling, I think.
GIF Victim:

Are gifs reminders that everything ends? Does a given gif change over time or is it an example of something that remains the same eternally?
Avatar 4:33pm
Revolution Rabbit Nov63:

Gee. If.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 4:35pm

there is no beginning; no end; there is only the present frame.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 4:36pm

nice to hear you today, Fabio. hello all.
Listener Robert:

Were they just talking about George Kuchar? That guy was a riot, wish I'd known him sooner (& that he'd died later). I was introduced to him by his fellow experimental film student from many years earlier, John A. Keel. They were working in NY ca. 1960 when the home 8 mm sound & color equipment was new. Meanwhile in the Midwest, another friend-to-be of mine, David Lindelof, was working on the same thing with John Strathman & Brian Lamb.
mcginniwa in wellington, nz:

I showed an experimental film work that was alternating clear leader and black with silence and white noise as presentation at film school. Thought it was by Peter... can't remember. Anyway, people flipped out (in a disrespectful way). I almost quit the class. Weird how minimalism can be so powerful.

mcginniwa in wellington, nz:

Peter Kubelka

also don't forget LPR on April 9th
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Revolution Rabbit Nov63:

...Tony Conrad & John Cale certainly seem to be similar violin/violists...
Avatar 5:06pm

Let's bring back the ostrich; fits in with today's society, eh?
Avatar 5:07pm

Enjoying this so much!!!

Howdy, Fabio & gang. :D
Avatar Swag For Life Member 5:09pm

Shirley Ellis
Avatar Swag For Life Member 5:16pm

Did public access channels bite the dust?
Avatar 5:19pm

Conrad sounds like what they used to call a "Renaissance" person.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 5:23pm
Michael 98145:

@melinda, no they are still around. probably depends on the cable provider.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 5:24pm
Michael 98145:

look into my eyes - static1.squarespace.com...
Avatar Swag For Life Member 5:28pm

Fabio! All!
Avatar Swag For Life Member 5:32pm

Last I checked NYC still had public access. The ones here in FL are mostly just bulletins of community events.
Avatar 5:34pm

Those T.O.E.M. shows must've been real "mind-bending" back in those days!
Avatar 🎸 Swag For Life Member 5:36pm
Andrew Waterloo:

When I saw him he had a large bell like tubes
Avatar 5:38pm
Revolution Rabbit Nov63:

Stringed instruments are kind of ideal overtone generators in the 1st place - then when you add Electricity & Amplification...As a gittar diddler - I find the fiddle to be filled w/ angels & demons - quite a strange delicate little mystical little power elf...People are still getting up to speed w/ loops & things now...
Avatar Swag For Life Member 5:40pm

I still have my Early Minimalism box, and Four Violins on vinyl... I love it!

I have a copy of the Table of the Elements CD issue of John Cale's Sun Blindness Music, acquired in 2001 at DGM. It remains sealed. Yet I vividly remember hearing it and deciding to buy it when I visited the store.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 5:46pm

Ah, 95. Albini, o'rourke. Making my day, fabio
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I do hear a similarity to some of Cale's fiddling in VU.
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Revolution Rabbit Nov63:

Put in mind of Cale's viola on 'We Will Fall' on TheStooges' 1st album - Produced by Cale - as were the 1sts by Patti Smith, Modern Lovers...
Avatar Swag For Life Member 5:50pm
tuner fish:

nice to hear some tony
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Revolution Rabbit Nov63:

...& now 'BlackAngel'sDeathSong'...not to detract from Conrad himself... interesting connection...
Avatar 5:50pm

Fabio I hope you do more of this kind of thing. Absolutely loved it and it's very generous to share history with younger listeners. Thanks so much to you and your guest Mr. Hubby.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 5:51pm

Fantastic. Thank you both
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Revolution Rabbit Nov63:

Yes Thx.
Listener Robert:

How'd you write something like this out in musical notation?

Thank you both!

This show has been amazing. Thank you!
Avatar 5:54pm
Revolution Rabbit Nov63:

Something like ♩~~~~ [drone] - ???
Avatar 5:55pm

This couldn't happen anywhere else.

I've lived in the Bay Area for almost 16 years, been to Napa precisely twice, once to a restaurant to meet friends one night, the other time to attend a book talk at the Mondavi winery. Anyway, didn't "Sideways" take place further south on the Central Coast?
Avatar 5:56pm

I love Fabio's sigh there, hee hee.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 5:56pm

Dean I think it was further south.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 5:56pm

He was in trash. Great
Avatar 5:57pm

@TDK60: you're so right. Are we lucky or what?!
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There's LAX from which you can fly to anywhere else in the world!

Actually, I admire LA quite a bit.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 5:58pm

fascinating interview, thanks!
Avatar Swag For Life Member 5:58pm

also lol who is giggling at Clay
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Revolution Rabbit Nov63:

...he met Ray thu a cinema person - kewl...
Avatar Swag For Life Member 5:59pm

Night tide!
Avatar 6:00pm

Always with the "The Marley & Me."
Avatar 6:01pm

Yep! Cameron is in it as well as Hopper.

I always giggle at Clay.
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