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[The User] MUTEKPREVIEW002

[The User] MUTEKPREVIEW002

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April 21, 2010

[The User] MUTEKPREVIEW002

April 2010 // Mixed and spliced in Montreal

A trained architect and a musician, respectively, Thomas Macintosh and Emmanuel Madan have been operating as [The User] since 1997. Based in Montreal, they have assembled a body of work that includes musical composition, audio-visual performance and sound installation.

For the first time in many years, [The User] will be presenting and performing their Symphony for Dot Matrix Printers #2, at MUTEK 2010 (A/Visions 1). Networking more than a dozen of these now obsolete machines together and running a ‘score’ of ASCII text files, the printing action produces a remarkably harmonious screech of different frequencies, pitches, and melodies.

 

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