David Abravanel
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David Abravanel is based physically in Brooklyn, NY, cosmically linked to Portland, OR and based metaphysically in the Dreamtime.

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Reinventing the Music Box (Again) | 23 Apr 2009 // 4:00 PM

FM3 updated its minimalist masterpiece to include new loops and a fun new pitch controller. But where does this progression stop, and what does it mean to the Buddha Machine's reputation as an instrument of simplicity?

'But Every So Often, A Miracle Happens' - A Send Off for Moral Orel | 11 Jan 2009 // 2:00 PM

It's Art Clokey vs. the Antichrist at Adult Swim as we say goodbye to one of the best, most brazen stop motion animation efforts ever. God only knows why this show isn't coming back for another sensational season.


Throbbing Gristle: The Gristleism | 1 Apr 2010 // 4:00 PM

Throbbing Gristle’s music box is possessed of the magical and the disturbing, and a step forward in its industrial mission.

Groupshow: The Martyrdom of Groupshow | 5 Nov 2009 // 2:56 PM

Jan Jelinek and friends document the uneven results of supergroup jam sessions.

//Mixed media

The Hills Are Alive, But Nobody Else Is in 'The Happiness of the Katakuris'

// Short Ends and Leader

"Happiness of the Katakuris is one of Takashi Miike's oddest movies, and that's saying something.

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