The Overview Effect then and now

Reading the late Apollo 14 astronaut Edgar Mitchell‘s 1971 account of his overview effect from 50 years ago, and his thoughts on the nature of things regarding the human condition and planet Earth, I can’t help thinking about current events in the USA and worldwide.  Mitchell presented three major alternatives More…

311098 Tapes – Extract

This is an extract from Niko Skorpio : 311098 Tapes – album available for free download via Bandcamp. More info on the album in a previous blog post, too. Sounds and images for live performance by Niko Skorpio 1997–1998.Transferred from original 4-track & VHS tapes used for the performance. Subscribe More…

TH€€€F – TISSUE SAMPLES, 2

TH€€€F – TISSUE SAMPLES, 2 Download @ TH€€€F Bandcamp Second part in series of live recordings in studio environment, captured while developing and testing tools for sound manipulation. Tracklist01 THE FILM OF YOUR LIFE02 FRANKIE GOES TO HELL03 SHUTEYE SOLACE04 VAMPIRIC ALGORITHM05 XOR NOT06 TRIPLE NEGATIVE  origin RANDOM RADIO FREQUENCIES process More…

Soundtracks – Audio Works for Film and video 2011–2018

SOUNDTRACKS – Audio Works for Film and Video 2011–2018 Download Soundtracks via Bandcamp All tracks conceived & constructed by Niko Skorpio for cinematic works. Compiled for PARAFERAL Sound 2020. Soundtracks will be followed by a another compilation album that will feature audio works made for art installations. Title, date and More…

TH€€€F – TISSUE SAMPLES, 1

Suddenly, perhaps unexpectedly, new TH€€€F arrives. Unrelated to current issues, the TISSUE SAMPLES series was being planned to begin last year, but was on hold due to more urgent things. This first one, TISSUE SAMPLES, 1 appeared on April 1, is available for free download and a small number of More…

Sounds of The Unfolding

<span data-mce-type=”bookmark” style=”display: inline-block; width: 0px; overflow: hidden; line-height: 0;” class=”mce_SELRES_start”></span> The Unfolding – Themes & Variations is the first new album of new music/sound from me in six years (since Khôra of 2013). As the title indicates, it is based on recordings made for the installation The Unfolding (2018), More…

Remembering Heikki Huhtanen aka Henry Zalkin

It’s a certain sign of aging when you find yourself repeatedly thinking about people and events from 20, 25 or even 30 years ago. And although 40+ years is no achievement by current standards, some people don’t get even that. The one person I’m thinking about in this case is More…