In this groundbreaking book, music historian Tony Russell turns the spotlight on 78 original 78rpm discs of songs and tunes from the 1920s and 1930s.
Francis Picabia – notorious dandy, bon vivant, painter, poet, filmmaker, and polemicist – has emerged as the Dadaist with postmodern appeal
Komitas, also spelled Gomidas, is the pseudonym of Soghomon Soghomonyan, who was born on September 26, 1869 in Anatolia, Turkey, in the town of Kütahya.
Collects together these futurist manifestos for the first time in English, showing how the origins of modern noise music actually date from a century ago..
Directed in 1927 by Germaine Dulac and scripted by Antonin Artaud, The Seashell and the Clergyman is generally considered to be the first Surrealist film: a key..(read more)
Comprehensive primer on modernism and music in the 20th century, Futurist noise, Surrealism, Dada, serialism, musique concrète..
73 minute collection of sounds from the Italian Futurist movement 1909-1935, including original recordings by Marinetti, Russolo and Balilla Pratella.
Recordings, many previously unreleased, from key artists, writers, poets and theorists of the movement gathered for the first time on one volume. Recorded betwe..(read more)
Popular primer CD compiling archive sound recordings made by leading figures like Marinetti, Russolo, Cocteau, Duchamp, Wyndham Lewis, Schwitters, Tzara..