14.05.2022

Tony Cokes Steve Goodman

On the Use of Music as an Instrument of Torture

KANAL-Centre Pompidou / K1

English | Free entrance, registration required | talks & encounters

Following a screening of Evil.16 (Torture.Musik) (2009-2011), Tony Cokes discusses his work with lecturer, electronic music producer, and Hyperdub label-head Steve Goodman.Goodman addresses sound as a force that can be deployed to produce a bad vibe, as explored in his book Sonic Warfare, Sound, Affect, and the Ecology of Fear (2012), whereas Cokes’ video deals with the military use of music and sound as a weapon, psychological manipulation, or torture.

Presentation: Kunstenfestivaldesarts, KANAL-Centre Pompidou, Kaaitheater

A programme by Kunstenfestivaldesarts

In partnership with: The Funambulist, Radio AlHara, ARGOS, Courtisane, Auguste Orts, Mophradat, MIM, Lagrange Points

→ see also: The Politics of Music
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