Solecast 37 w/ Daedelus on Weaponized Absurdism and Radical Art

On Solecast 37 I catch up with LA Based electronic music pioneer Daedelus.  Daedelus has 17 or so full length albums and worked with such labels as Alpha Pup, Ninja Tune, Brainfeeder and many others. He also runs a small imprint called Magical Properties.  He tours the world with his intense & unique live electronic PA sets and stands apart as a true innovator.  Check out/ support his music, and follow him on twitter.

Topics Discussed:

  • The life of an electronic musician in 2017
  • How the ruling class have weaponized absurdism 
  • Current trends in rap and electronic music
  • Hacking, circuit bending, & the rebelliousness of anologue music
  • Reacting to trump and coping with it
  • The assault on truth
  • Economics & the future of labor
  • Science fiction writers & the present 
  • The role of record label
  • The LA underground hip-hop scene of the early/mid 90s & its evolution to the LA beat scene.
  • The transitory nature of things.