Now I’m really intrigued, an artist using these methods (especially cybernetics?!) .


O’Rourke’s stuff” ranges from frequent releases on Bandcamp under the Steamroom” label, including hushed, avant-garde instrumentation and complex mosaics of sound in all its beautiful and messy forms. In that same interview, O’Rourke explained his process for creating one of those works — Steamroom 47” — culling from a wide range of touchstones including data points in music information retrieval, cybernetics and Glenn Gould’s Goldberg Variations.” Heady stuff. 1


links: music art

connected ideas:

  1. [[Tracy Chapman’s Fast Car’ is a beautiful ballad. This 33-minute cover version takes it to a whole new place]] | syndication link↩︎


May 2, 2021