AI NO DERRIDA

Sunday, 27 September 2015

Ladybird Computers 72-79

A lot changed in the world of computers from 1972 to 1979, and good old Ladybird reflected that change in updating their How it Works series, The Computer. Lets all have a look and see.......How it Works (cue Radiophonic Workshop/Jonathan Gibbs Computers in the real world music)
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Thursday, 17 September 2015

COLLAGE d'OR



This is good. This is good stuff. Cosmic Neighbourhood make magical Moomin mushroom music, the soundtrack to the golden glowing endless woodland childhood you remember, not the one you actually had. 

Sunday, 13 September 2015

Weirdness in Mainstream Pop pt .2 - Garden of Big Silver Balls


Dana - All Kinds of Everything, Eurovision Song Contest 1970.

If the Mary Hopkins tune was several sheets of  tinfoil held in horizontal vibrating stasis in a wind tunnel, shaking off layers of talcum powder and sawdust, then this one is those same sheets of tinfoil smoothed out and used as mirrors in a tudor garden bursting with wax fruit and stuffed birds.

Thursday, 10 September 2015

Green Fingers


Agriculture is bloody creepy, isn't it?  Nature contained and ordered; living things popping up out of the soil - brrr!

Well if modern farming is sci-fi and alien, then horticulture / gardening is witchcraft.  Especially if it involves cages, vitrines etc, like this lot: