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Crowd-funding a year in London at Turps Art School

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By Ross Walker in Video on Thursday 23 August 2012

In a similar vein to independent art schools, I’m a pretty big fan of crowd-funding sites. It s a great idea to stop creative projects having to go cap-in-hand to a bank and be treated like crap before being told, ‘get out of here, jobless’, or having to hang around parks making friends with married men.

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Turps Banana magazine

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By Ross Walker in New Design on Saturday 18 August 2012

This magazine is a big deal for a lot of painters I know. Its a bit like walking into the back room of a hotel bar where everyone is a bit drunk and loudly eulogizing about some forgotten painter or barracking some timid young man into rethinking his populist idea about some established paint-hero. In a good […]

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1970s-styled pop music by Baron

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By Ross Walker in New Music on Friday 17 August 2012

These guys are odd. Consisting of members of the pastoral-prog-southcoast-monstermen, Diagonal, they make pop. They really do make pop. It just so happens that this pop seems to have been made in an alternative reality in the early 70s. I think everything was the same, but all the flowers on the dresses and in the […]

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Eutechnik release one of the electronic albums of the year

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By Ross Walker in New Music on Thursday 16 August 2012

This HAS to be one of the electronic albums of the year so far. I was playing this endlessly for about four months. Its like a happier Autechre, but really funky too. It has this odd space-funk feeling going on; this idea that you would play this if the Jetsons ever had a sex-party. Yes, […]

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