Extreme Web Surfs!
Wednesday, January 28, 2004
Like Frank Zappa, I picked up an album of this pioneering French composer's work as a youth, and was transfixed by it. He remains more talked about than listened to, but fans of electronic music, take note: Varėse was the first!
Good comprehensive site.
Poėme Electronique - listen to it!
More audio samples here
Images of a Varėse 'score'
SLOVENIAN CASTLES AND LANDSCAPES
Found here ; select spot on map, and click on VR Panaramas for nice virtual tours..
100 GREATEST BOOKS LISTS
I enjoy lists like this - of course, none of them are the same hundred I would pick, but it's fascinating to see others' selections..
Selected by Norwegians
Robert McCrum's choice of 100 Greatest Novels
The 313 Greatest!
VARIOUS, AND DOWNRIGHT SILLY!
The Antibloggies a different sort of blog awards - I've already blogrolled one I found there..
Cease and Desist - cute game (requires macromedia shockwave installed..)
International Federation of Competitive Eating (at last, a sport for me!)
Do you like to pop the bubbles on bubble pack? Well, have fun here!
'There are 3 kinds of people: those who can count, and those who can't.'