Matthew Herbert the Mechanics of Destruction

http://www.themechanicsofdestruction.org/

the entire record is available for download on this very well done site. here’s the track listing and some info about the record:

radio boy (matthew herbert) - the mechanics of destruction

(2001 accidental records ac03)

01 00:02:00 05:53:65 mcdonalds

02 05:55:65 02:05:40 manufactured music

03 08:01:30 05:49:47 rupert murdoch

04 13:51:02 00:28:28 television

05 14:19:30 05:00:47 hollywood

06 19:20:02 00:30:63 marlboro and bacardi

07 19:50:65 02:46:00 the gm food chain

08 22:36:65 03:43:22 gap

09 26:20:12 04:58:45 oil

10 31:18:57 05:21:65 coca cola

11 36:40:47 00:33:28 henry kissinger

12 37:14:00 03:39:50 starbucks

13 40:53:50 00:39:25 nike

14 41:33:00 00:08:37 rwanda

15 41:41:37 01:05:38 the whisper of friction

cd 42:45:00

sound sources:

a big mac meal, hear’say cd, the sun newspaper,

a philips black and white tv, a bugs life dvd and starship

troopers on vhs, 10 marlboro and a bottle of bacardi,

nestle golden grahams and kraft cheese slices,

2 pairs of gap boxer shorts, 2 oil drums and a bottle of

brake fluid, 1 can of coca cola, henry kissinger’s unsettling

tones, starbucks frappucino and caramel latte,

ltd edition air max 98 trainers and adidas shoe box,

mayday protests 01.05.2001 in london.

field recordings in mcdonalds taken in japan by moyunijumo,

akihito nakatsura and norihiro higo.

see also: http://www.magicandaccident.com/