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Amon Tobin Part 2: A Cool Acousmatic Cat
29 Jun 2010 // 4:00 PM

Tobin's goal as a composer was to create music that truly reflected the time in which it was made, and to see how far he could remove his samples from their sources before arranging them in new contexts. He achieved such an artifact with each album.

Amon Tobin Part 1: A Cool Trip-Hop, Drum & Bass Cat
3 Jun 2010 // 4:00 PM

Amon Tobin has sought -- and succeeded -- to unite the two dichotomous sides of electronic music: to satisfy both the dancing feet and the theoretical minds of audiences worldwide.

//Mixed media

Because Blood Is Drama: Considering Carnage in Video Games and Other Media

// Moving Pixels

"It's easy to dismiss blood and violence as salacious without considering why it is there, what its context is, and what it might communicate.

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