Score for John Cage’s composition ‘Fontana Mix’
Television - The Whisky A-Go-Go, Los Angeles, CA, April 15, 1977
This is the same thing that was posted last year over on Aquarium Drunkard, re-upped by request. If you didn’t get it the first time! Also, let’s just soak in this clipping. Was Cameron Crowe actually old enough to be at this show? And speaking of youngsters, it’s nice that Peter Gabriel brought his mom along. Which reminds me, let me dig out the tape I have of Television opening for Gabriel a few weeks earlier.
Marcel Duchamp sitting by his work The Fountain by R. Mutt - many years later, Brian Eno pissed into it (via a tube) when it was displayed in New York
“Afraid” - Nico, live somewhere, sometime…
Cool news that the great Neko Case has a new album forthcoming. It’s been way too long. And cooler still, said album apparently features Neko covering her kinda namesake. “Afraid” is one of Nico’s most lovely compositions and I’m excited to hear Ms. Case’s take on it … Until then, here’s a rare live rendition performed sometime in the 80s, I’m guessing?