Archive for July, 2008

Radical Summertime Blurbs (Part 8)

Sunday, July 27th, 2008

[ Images: Zulah (Xlt) + Skolska28, Praha - Street Art Exhibition, 2007 ( Xlt remix) ]
30.7 : Dj Podinski’s Psychotronic Ostblok + Balkana set at Bar25, Berlin

1-3.8 : Camp Tipsy, Kleinwall ( near Erkner)
Cultural fest off the consumer grid ! Musicians, djs, soundresearchers, workshops, film makers, video artists, theater people, acrobats, clowns, entertainers, [...]

Obama and the Perpetual Love Parade of More Troops (part 2)

Friday, July 25th, 2008

[ Another perspective from Obama's Berlin speech showing a somewhat different demeanor than all the slick corporate media images of the smiling new messenger of "US democracy" with the victory column backdrop ]
Historical Spin in the Obama-rama cycle…
Where there’s conflict, there’s always at least 2 sides of a story, and with something as complex as [...]

speaking of Irreal Estates… Obama and the Perpetual Love Parade of More Troops

Wednesday, July 23rd, 2008

Obama and The Perpetual Love Parade of Troops … An analysis of a Washington-scripted Man of our timesĀ  running a pre-victory lap around the Siegessaule… A good cop bad cop routine, etc etc. Coming soon!
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The folks at Jib Jab had a pretty fun video during the 2004 election using the Woody Guthrie tune [...]

“We pledge to make it real!” … cont.

Tuesday, July 22nd, 2008

(Cont. from entry below)
“We pledge resistance. We pledge alliance with those who have come under attack for voicing opposition to the war or for their religion or ethnicity. We pledge to make common cause with the people of the world to bring about justice, freedom and peace. Another world is possible and we pledge to [...]

Radical Summertime Blurbs (part 7): we pledge to make it real!

Monday, July 21st, 2008

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21.7 : Paul D. Miller aka dj Spooky at Pro Qm Books, Berlin Mitte
26.7-16.8 : Funkwelle FM 95.2 … and On Air Now! B. Mitte
26.7 : Popdeurope 08 opener with [...]

Speculations on redesigned maps (i.e. Guantanamo psychoterror islands abridged … and de-annexed)

Wednesday, July 16th, 2008

“There are no turns in the middle of the high seas when yur hunting
imaginary whales and riding tales of turtle island turned upside down
in the kettle of hungry thieves, only the wild wheel , a mad pirate
jammer’s map and fantasia riddled by the one-eyed depths. ”
space podopolog 07:2008

[ (Gilliam's) Brazil to Madagascar to ? ]
work-in-progress
Yesterday [...]

Radical Summertime Blurbs (part 6): Freigeist vs Zeitgeist

Tuesday, July 15th, 2008

24-26.7 Freigeist vs. Zeitgeist at Yaam
1-3.8 Camp Tipsy, in Klein Wall (bei Erkner)
15-24.8 KlimaCamp 08, Hamburg

86% for Another Possible Spree, the People Are Winning!

Monday, July 14th, 2008

On Saturday, tens of thousands of people from the Kiez came out to shout “Media Spree Verpiss Dich! Keine vermisst Dich!” ( Media Spree , piss off! No one’s gonna miss you! ) among other things : ) … And on Sunday, 86% ( of 35,000 voters) rejected the Media Spree plans! Note, this is [...]

Radical Summertime Blurbs (part 5): Babylon Now

Tuesday, July 8th, 2008

7.12 Mediaspree Parade at Warschauer Bruecke 15h!
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11. 7 Dj Shazam and the XL Terrestrial Vjs ( with MDCBerlin assistance ) will be performing at a series of events ( curated by the Pirahna label folks and Shazam from Nomad Sound System) beginning this friday as part of the Babylon Mythos + [...]

Spreeufer Fuer Alle! Stay Tuned for More Actions!

Saturday, July 5th, 2008

A few images from the July 1st action – a flotilla blockade – against the MediaSpree project, which is a massive urban development plan affecting 4 districts – Kruezberg, Mitte, Friedrichshain and Alt-Treptow, along a 3.7 kilometer corridor of the Spree canal. It all looks a bit too familiar to anyone who might have [...]