Friday, 18 December 2015

Episode 3: Acceleration/Repetition



Pessimism; machinic self-dissolution; periodising musical entropy; frustrated temporality; subalternity & repetition; rhythmic irregularity; 'avant-pop' as hyper-work & hyper-consumption; relations of (re)production.





Tracklist
Sophie, "BIPP"
Nidia Minaj, "House Kaliente - w/ DJ Olifox"
Chris Lee (Li Yuchin), "Only You"
Slug Christ, "My Chain - Slugged Out Gucci Mane"
Lisa "Left Eye" Lopez, "Bloc Party"
Jessy Lanza, DJ Spinn, Taso, "You Never Show Your Love"
Albert Ayler, "Truth is Marching In"
Black Sheep, "Similak Child"
David Borden, "For Laurie Spiegel"
OneohTrix Point Never, "Chrome Country"
Pierre Boulez, "2 commentaire I - de Bourreaux" (edit)
Holly Herndon, "An Exit"
VIsionist, "Vffected"

Resources
Richard Middleton, Voicing the Popular: On the Subject of Popular Music, Routledge, 2006.
Nick Land, Fanged Nouemena: Collected Writings 1987-2007, Urbanomic, 2010.
Benjamin Noys, The Persistence of the Negative: A Critique of Contemporary Continental Theory, Edinburgh University Press, 2010.
Benjamin Noys, Malign Velocities: Accelerationism & Capitalism, Zero Books, 2014.
Simon Reynolds, Retromania, Faber & Faber, 2011.
Simon Reynolds, "Introduction to the Hardcore Continuum" The Wire, 2013.
Mark Fisher, Ghosts of My Life: Writings on Depression, Hauntology & Lost Futures, Zero Books, 2014.
Mark Fisher, "Break it Down: Mark Fisher on DJ Rashad's Double Cup", Electronic Beats, 
Mark Fisher, "Unpicking the Codes of Ghettoville" Dazed& Confused,
Mark Fisher, "A Social and Psychic Revolution of Almost Inconceivable Magnitude:Popular Culture's Interrupted Accelerationist Dreams", E-Flux, no.46,2013.
John Russell, "Abysmal Plan: Waiting Until We Die & Radically AcceleratedRepetitionism", E-Flux, no.46,2013.
Simon O'Sullivan, "The Missing Subject of Accelerationism", Mute, 12 September, 2014. 
Nina Power, "Decapitalism, Left Scarcity, and the State", Fillip, 20, Fall 2015. 
Adam Harper, "Pattern Recognition Vol.10: Pon! Cuter Love", Electronic Beats, 
Robin James, "Loving the Alien", The New Inquiry, October 2012.
Robin James, Resilience & Melancholy: Pop Music, Feminism, Neoliberalism. Zero Books, 2015.
Steven Shaviro, No Speed Limit: Three Essays on Accelerationism, U of Minnesota Press, 2015.
Benedict Seymour, "Notes on Normcore", Mute, 29 May. 2014.