Last weekend Superstition and Barbican collaborated to present Planet Giegling within the tropical urban oasis of the Conservatory. This is our recollection of this unique and unforgettable experience.
With just three live performances under their belt, zero release and a few low-quality recordings of their gigs, we went to Italy to see SUMS (Kangding Ray & Barry Burns of Mogwai) perform their debut appearance in Milan for the opening night of Electropark Exchanges.
Just like many other musicians who defiantly do things their own way, William Basinski clearly loves the music he makes, which is abstract enough to be utterly malleable in its interpretation or profundity, a unique experience for each listener. He is kind of a rockstar.