Opinion, by DJ Spooky
RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - "One supreme fact I have discovered: it is not willpower, but fantasy-imagination that creates... imagination creates reality." - Richard Wagner
Geography is crucial for my work. My most recent book is about Antarctica. I took a studio there and went to several of the main ice fields, and did “acoustic portraits of ice.”
In the last couple of years, I've been doing a series of museum and gallery shows, and I even went to Antarctica and took a studio to several of the main ice fields to make field recordings of . . .