Thomas Brinkmann: What You Hear (Is What You Hear)

Thomas Brinkmann: What You Hear (Is What You Hear)

By John Garratt

Thomas Brinkmann buries the parameters so deep you can barely feel them. 28 May 2015 // 2:30 AM

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//Recent Reviews

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// Notes from the Road

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