[chuck-users] The ChucK Show

mike clemow gelfmuse at gmail.com
Fri Apr 3 11:47:20 EDT 2009

I had a great time listening to the show, for the part of it I caught!
 I came in somewhere near the middle of it and had to bail out early
because of some feline drama, which I won't get into here.

I can't wait for more!


On Fri, Apr 3, 2009 at 9:29 AM, Kassen <signal.automatique at gmail.com> wrote:
> Les wrote;
>> Here is the description of the ChucK Show:
> I tuned in ten minutes late to last weeks show and knew I had the
> right station as I was greeted by a lot of patterned, guitar-like
> noise. I happen to like improvised radio, I think there is already way
> more than enough "safe" and formulaic radio around and Les certainly
> brought the goods. Les doesn't play music directly, he plays bits of
> code that generate sound. One piece (by Kijjaz) he played a few times
> to demonstrate how it sounded different every time. One of the things
> that made this especially enjoyable to me was that it was quite clear
> that it was Les's first show; his setup was still in a rather
> experimental state, requiring that plugs be moved to switch from music
> to voice and back. There were odd noises, there were slight mistakes
> but Les took them all in his stride and turned them into a part of his
> show. When his friend started commenting from the background
> (apparently she was less into repetitive noises than some of us are)
> he incorporated that as well, but without losing the focus on
> presenting interesting music and sonic techniques. Overall it had a
> very homely feel (in a good way)
> I'm certain this show isn't going to be everybody's favourite though
> it made me quite happy, I experienced Les's enthusiasm as quite
> contagious. Maybe with a little review (like this) people will be able
> to tell whether this is something they'd like.
> Yours,
> Kas.
> P.S. I noticed Les missed to the chance to simply and conveniently
> link directly to the stream;
> http://radio.electro-music.com:8050/listen.pls
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