June 23, 2003

penk fleg

I had one of those brilliant/awful ideas the other day at Lisa's art opening, for a performance piece/recording: Monochrome Flag. The idea would be to do something very similar to what the Ex-Lion Tamers did 15 years or so ago--cover Wire's Pink Flag in its entirety, verbatim, down to the space between songs--except that all the chords would be replaced with E. Same rhythms and everything, though.

Who's into it?

Posted by Douglas at June 23, 2003 8:53 PM

It's an awful idea. I'm totally down!

Posted by: andrew m. on June 24, 2003 6:18 PM

I'm afraid that except for "Reuters" such a performance/recording would sound a lot like READ & BURN. Never have so few chords done so much for so long.

Posted by: steve on June 24, 2003 10:26 PM

I'd be in except I don't think I can play an E. Also that READ & BURN comment above is a) snarky and b) true.

Posted by: K. Thor Jensen on June 27, 2003 2:11 PM
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