For the next phase of our evolutionary unfolding, the spiritual and artistic counterculture must define the desired alternative, co-opt the propaganda tools and financial instruments of the dominant culture, and redirect or reverse the momentum of the system as a whole.
The 5th Drone Cinema Film Festival, featuring cutting-edge digital media artists working in dronge, glitch, and industrial ambient sound art, owes its existence to Kim Cascone. Best known for musical compositions, Kim released more than fifty records since 1984, and his indie label Silent Records serves as a cutting edge digital distribution hub for electronic sound art.
No matter how much religion I had rejected and science I respected, I was never fully willing to give up the idea that there may be purpose, meaning, and love inherent in the building blocks of the universe. But, like many atheists, I had always been turned off by spirituality wrapped up in New Age packaging.
Organizer of nude psychedelic parades defends nude psychedelic parades, anti-anxiety effects of ketamine are linked to changes in theta brainwaves, activists accuse Bangladesh government of killing the innocent in its drug war, and more in this week’s update.