News items pre-dating the move to WordPress…
Audio recordings of the July Stet Lab (featuring Mike Hurley) are available. Stet Lab will return in October 2008 (details).
‘In Conversation with an Automaton’, my article on io 0.0.1 beta, is published in the Leonardo Electronic Almanac.
for the July 10th 2008 Stet Lab. (details).
Audio recordings of the June Stet Lab available. The next Stet Lab (featuring Mike Hurley) will be on Thursday, July 10th 2008 (details).
Relaunch, reconstruct and redesign the Stet Lab website. (Please note the changes to the news feed.).
Audio recordings of the May Stet Lab available. The next Stet Lab (featuring Murray Campbell) will be on Thursday, June 12th 2008 (details).
Audio recordings of the April Stet Lab available. The next Stet Lab on Thursday, May 8th 2008 (details).
Add audio recordings from the March 14th guitar-guitarist duets.
Also, audio recordings of the March Stet Lab available. The next Stet Lab on Thursday, April 10th 2008 (details).
Add audio excerpt of the performance by Bruce Coates, Paul Dunmall, Trevor Lines, Han-earl Park and Jamie Smith from Birmingham, November 1st 2007. (The complete recording is available from frimp.co.uk.)
STOP PRESS: new date for March Stet Lab and guitar-guitarist duets: Friday, March 14th 2008 (details).
Audio recordings of the February 14th 2008 Stet Lab available. Next Stet Lab on
Thursday, March 13th 2008 Friday, March 14th 2008 (details).
The first public performance in Ireland of the guitar-guitarist duets will follow the March Lab (details).
Launch the new io 0.0.1 beta++ web site. (Old site remains available.)
Add video recordings of the performance by Murray Campbell and Han-earl Park from Brighton, November 28th 2007.
Next Stet Lab on Thursday, January 10th 2007 (details), and audio recordings of the December 13th 2007 event available.
Next Stet Lab on Thursday, December 13th 2007 (details), and audio recordings of the November 8th 2007 event available.
Yet more changes the performance schedule: addition of a November 27th London gig and the finalization of the details for the November 8th and November 9th events in Cork.
Changes to the performance schedule: new Edinburgh gig on November 26th 2007. Thanks to all, and Martin Parker and Lin Zhang in particular, for helping patch-up the cancelled Edinburgh gig.
Changes to the performance schedule: one additions (including the launch of Stet Lab) and one cancellation: Stet Lab will launch on November 8th 2007.
The Edinburgh gig on November 26th 2007 has been cancelled. I am currently seeking alternative arrangements. If you can help, or have any suggestions, please contact me.
Launch the new website at www.busterandfriends.com. I expect the usual teething problems, so please contact me if you find any bugs. Currently the audio/video files are still hosted at music.calarts.edu, but, as more stuff is updated in the coming weeks, these should also migrate here. Many thanks to music.calarts.edu for hosting us for so long.
Begin the process of retiring the old copyright agreement, and replacing it with Creative Commons Licenses.
Revision 0.0.4 of the duets between guitar and guitarist is in preparation.
Han begins teaching a course—Safety First: strategies towards minimizing danger in improvisation—at the Department of Music, UCC
Revision 0.0.3α (recorded April 2006) of Han and Esprit’s guitar-guitarist duets.
Add quicktime movie of Lines with the live soundtrack recorded Amsterdam, August 28th 1998.
buster & friends’ d’da relocates to Cork, Ireland.
C-ALTO Labs presents a preview of project HZ.
The guitar-guitarist duets goes public as part of dialogues 2004, Edinburgh.
buster & friends are co-sponsored Project Dada (Southampton) with the mission to investigate something by someone, somewhere at sometime.
Revision 0.0.2α of the duets between guitar and guitarist.