Cindy Sherman’s photo–the inspiration for my bio photo–is now officially the most expensive photograph ever

See the resemblance? Cool. Cool, cool, cool. I’ve always admired the artist Cindy Sherman for her self portraits in photography, and it’s great to see that her work has become so in-demand to this scale. I thought the action of staging photographs and then composing and shooting them herself was both liberating and resourceful. Like Ms. Sherman, my creative process … Read More

Gifty Quantazelle Stuff!

If you need gifts for electronic musicians, or feel like adding some cool stuff to your wishlist, Check out the Electronic Musician Gear section at my geek boutique, Fractalspin. In particular, the Electronic Musician’s Emergency Adapters are pretty frakking useful. There’s also a bunch of free IDM compilations from subVariant up, too. And in case you missed it, earlier this year I released a bunch … Read More

[TH 8.19.10] Open Channel 3: Chicago’s Electronic Open Mic

Sort of like it’s analog cousin, Open Channel is a non-curated musician’s showcase in a supportive, relaxed environment, except it showcases electronic music, either through DJing or Live PAs. You will get 20 minutes to show off what you do musically, and then listen to other people doing the same thing. There are 12 slots open. The first 12 people … Read More