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Vox Novus 60x60 Wave Farm Features American Spam by Sabrina Pena Young

Saturday Night Special: 60x60 Wave Farm Mix


March 7, 2015: 8 p.m. – 10 p.m.
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Vox Novus and Wave Farm are delighted to collaborate on a special edition of 60x60 focused on Radio Art. Selected from an international open call, 60 works (created with, for, about radio and transmission) with durations of 60 seconds, comprise this eleventh annual 60x60 project. 60x60 Wave Farm Mix will be featured as an FM broadcast on Wave Farm’s WGXC 90.7-FM; distributed as a Wave Farm Dispatch Series download; and featured in a series of live listening events.
60×60 is a one-hour-long show made by sequencing 60 pre-recorded pieces by 60 different composers, each piece a minute in length or shorter. Every one-minute piece will be played continuously without pause. Each of the 60 pieces will begin precisely at the beginning of the minute, this will mark the end of one piece and the beginning of another.
READ MORE! ORIGINAL ARTICLE: http://www.wgxc.org/events/13985
American Spam by Sabrina Pena Young
Award-winning composers and obsessive sci-fi buff Sabrina Pena Young enjoys eating fried spam sandwiches on the warm Waikiki beaches. Her latest work, the "groundbreaking" animated Libertaria: The Virtual Opera is not about spam but about singing psycho geneticists, and can be enjoyed by all on their smartphone via Youtube...while eating spam. The Libertaria Soundtrack (Special Edition) is available via iTunes, Spotify, CD Baby, and your local piracy website. Young's works have been heard throughout Europe, Asia, Australia, and the Americas at venues like ICMC, SEAMUS, Art Basil Miami, Miramax's Project Greenlight, the NY International Independent Film Festival, and Turkey's Cinema for Peace. Young will be speaking at the upcoming TedX Buffalo 2014 on Machinima Opera.

Spam is a canned precooked meat product first introduced during wartime made of chopped meat, added salt, water, potato starch as a binder, sugar, and sodium nitrite as a preservative with a thin gelatinous coating made from stock. America is spam.



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