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5 Responses to “My Great Ghost, "Glass Machine"—remixing Philip Glass, with an app”

  1. s2redux says:

    Sadly, Einstein on the Beach is not part of the remix materials. Haven’t played with the REWORK app yet, but can heartily recommend the CD: Orange Mountain Music’s REWORK_ Philip Glass Mixes by Beck, Amon, Tobin, Cornelius, etc.. Also available on vinyl.

  2. Jen Onymous says:

    Have the album, just got the app, hope to go to Webster Hall on Monday.  Thank you for the headsup, Boingers!

    PS–I was lucky enough to see the recent production of Einstein on the Beach at BAM.  I did it.  All.  Without a bathroom break.  Worth it.

    • s2redux says:

      Wow…my envy circuit hasn’t been triggered in a long time. Good on you! (Both for seeing the performance, and for not needing a bathroom break ;-)

  3. TheOven says:

     I was very disappointed by that Björk album/app. Nor can I blame Björk, though the album was bad enough that I not only didn’t go pay AGAIN to have the MP3s, but I never even bothered to find a torrent of it. I found the app to be a huge failure considering it’s price point… and look, here it is again; an app for 10$ based around the enigmatic music of someone with talent. But I do think this looks interesting – and I do already own the album… but 10$? No, I’ve been burned by this guy before and this is too expensive for an app of this type.

    This guy has to make some apps at regular app prices for me to give him another chance at ripping me off again. Because I do still feel burned by that Björk pos.