CAN seems like the most obvious thing they must have heard, maybe Faust (they initially made something of a splash in the UK press), maybe Schnitzler and Roedelius too idk
― Οὖτις, Tuesday, 26 September 2017 19:13 (one year ago) Permalink
they were jacked into the German experimental art scene from the beginning
― AdamVania (Adam Bruneau), Wednesday, 27 September 2017 14:44 (one year ago) Permalink
So that Hilma af Klimt exhibit... anyone else reminded of the cover of a certain Stereolab album?
― Milton Parker, Monday, 29 October 2018 19:03 (seven months ago) Permalink
(Less direct of a reference than usual, but this is so precisely up their alley)
― Milton Parker, Monday, 29 October 2018 19:04 (seven months ago) Permalink
Perhaps a reach but I want to believe
Thought I typed Klint on first post, apologies for error
― Milton Parker, Monday, 29 October 2018 19:40 (seven months ago) Permalink
― Milton Parker, Monday, 10 December 2018 21:09 (six months ago) Permalink
― Οὖτις, Monday, 10 December 2018 21:10 (six months ago) Permalink
"I feel the air of another planet" / "Ich fühle luft von anderem planeten", first line of the Stefan George poem 'Entrückung', set by Schoenberg to music in the last movement of his second string quartet, now regarded as the first fully atonal piece of classical music
Interesting because it reminds me of this too:
Or, if you prefer, the original:
― Monica Kindle (Tom D.), Monday, 10 December 2018 21:28 (six months ago) Permalink
Makes me think it's a direct reference to an indirect reference... or something.
― Monica Kindle (Tom D.), Monday, 10 December 2018 21:30 (six months ago) Permalink
... a song covered, somewhat bizarrely, by Pete Townshend!
― Monica Kindle (Tom D.), Monday, 10 December 2018 21:32 (six months ago) Permalink
I heard a radio interview with Tim Gane years ago where he played through a lot of his favourite records, I remember there being something by The Doopees in there (which is a project of Yann Tomita, ex Ippu-Do). I can hear it I guess, although this post-dates the earlier Stereolab releases so who knows who's influencing who.
― GG Allin: The Musical (Matt #2), Monday, 10 December 2018 22:47 (six months ago) Permalink
I'm getting a French Disko vibe from this 70s Aussie prog plodder:https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NEmsy0UgqoA
― an incoherent crustacean (MatthewK), Monday, 4 March 2019 09:14 (three months ago) Permalink