This is a big one: "Colby Dapple-ganger", "Boner for Book", and "Bigshoe Tunes" all wrapped up in one post. . . and all thanks to Italian reader Barbara, who sent mea copy of DJ Spooky's Sound Unbound.
"Sound Unbound is about the remix-- how music, art, and literature have blurred the lines between what an artist can do and what a composer can create."
But why talk about it, when you can just listen. A sample:
Visually "remixing" the cover:
Dapple me in sound: Erection. Dance, music, Cross. HATCH
Aftermath of Creations Dub (In Three Parts) -- Alter Echo/Ge-te Do-Pe
Poèm Électronique -- Edgard Varèse
Hommage À John Cage -- Nam June Paik
One Minute -- Ryoji Ikeda
Music in Fifths -- Philip Glass
Rozart Mix -- John Cage
Concrete PH -- Iannis Xenakis
Reed Phase -- Steve Reich
Scratch Battle -- DJ Spooky vs. Rob Swift
Jean Cocteau: "Le Buste (DJ Spooky Remix) -- Jean Cocteau
Imagination -- Sun Ra