Simone Pappalardo teaches computer music, electroacoustic, and holds a workshop on improvisation with electroacoustic instruments at the Conservatory Ottorino Respighi in Latina. He began his career creating electroacoustic machines in collaboration with experimental theatre artists. He also creates musical compositions, especially for instruments (electronics or acoustics) that he designs… You have an academic background, could [...]
During the creation of the music that would become my album Faint I was experimenting with a kit-built plastic 35mm camera photographing in the forest outside my studio. I used the drawbacks and idiosyncracies of the camera to come up with a technique that produced very other-wordly and dreamy photographs and instantly drew the parallel [...]
In a few months Facture will be releasing a monster of an album by ‘The Seaman & The Tattered Sail’ (Craig Tattersall and Bill Seaman). Over seven hours of music will fit into a 2 x vinyl, 2 x CD and DVD. Years of work have resulted in some of the most beautiful heartfelt music [...]
A film about bike maker Ezra Caldwell (Fast Boy Cycles), who was diagnosed with cancer in 2008. When the cancer threatens to shatter his love of bikes, Ezra survives by documenting his illness as thoroughly as his craft.