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Shawn O'Sullivan @teachu2die Macabre theatrics, basically.

vapauteen/400ppm, member of led er est/further reductions/civil duty.

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Joined Twitter 3/12/09


@DanielTutt this is great. neolib bourgie-mysticism strikes me as crassly empirically grounded, ie the quantified s… https://t.co/GwKKAzW1kv
8/12
2020
Out today: Slaughter Politics (Praxis 21) red vinyl repress limited to 103 numbered copies. Originally from 1999 an… https://t.co/dYA0wlWM7Z
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8/10
2020
@BrandonWilner oh wow - literally a john birch society affiliated label! that's hilarious. @BrandonWilner amazing
8/7
2020
@shornsilk @banhmiverlag ohh yeah, he's got the countercultural-capitalist thing going on. bummer. @nickkfromwpb hahaha shit dude, me too! i rewatched most of it a few years ago @nickkfromwpb you a red dwarf fan? @shornsilk @banhmiverlag does he have a quasi-ancap streak? i can't remember now, honestly @banhmiverlag this track is pretty sick tho, true @banhmiverlag "no no no, you gotta check dark star, august 14th, 1974, it will blow your miiiiind"
8/6
2020
@banhmiverlag zappa's totally cool, outside of the music he made
8/5
2020
@reodjectz @jonahweiner goddammit.
8/2
2020
.@FARCED is streaming all night for @TheBunkerNY - tune in and support https://t.co/uMaIPLkE18https://t.co/00dII1tQil
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8/1
2020
@FARCED @TheBunkerNY @TheLotRadio VR!!! 💜💜💜
7/31
2020
🔥🔥🔥🔥🌈🌪☄️🌎 https://t.co/BcKdaKDdm8
Retweeted by Shawn O'Sullivan @max_labor i don't keep up w/ much of his newer writing. this is more in re: to energy flash, which is basically a… https://t.co/6iTe1T2cwG @max_labor i've been critical of him since the mid-00s. but his take on US techno history looks particularly off-base in recent years. @SaheerUmar def true, 90s postmodernist readings of violence seem very quaint now
7/26
2020
@UMFANG this all vinyl rolando mix of classics fuckin slaps https://t.co/ZdhOXwJL8N
7/23
2020
@Rose_E_Kross @extinctdaemon i've been wanting to make mustard! fermenting the seeds @bergsonist while i don't think broad issue movements are necessarily performative, you're absolutely right that si… https://t.co/a81KEEdoC5
7/16
2020
@MatthewRegula dinner if w/ peanut butter, no dinner if not
7/15
2020
@Brainlord_ Lollllllllll omg @reodjectz smart way to do a thing dumbly tho, if that's what you're into
7/14
2020
@bergsonist i'm definitely not proposing a cessation of fighting for economic justice - more a reframing - that the… https://t.co/vDCp8WCVRO @bergsonist that was my point though - there is no winning a war of regulation. it's time to fight along a differen… https://t.co/QvOZS9UBJZ @bergsonist i just think we're asking the wrong questions. there is a kneejerk impulse, even among left-leaning fol… https://t.co/1Rgf9Omdoz @bergsonist perhaps we should view music's weird quasi-decommodification as an opening - instead of asking how we r… https://t.co/P375bieIBT
7/13
2020
Real Life Rave Confessions returns with @FARCED - https://t.co/ncTHo47eNw https://t.co/uRxZAPpviT
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7/12
2020
@SHFTD_AVN i have my dropbox on an external on my macmini. sometimes it gets unlinked and has to be set up again, b… https://t.co/STXCrNchqU
7/10
2020
Further Reductions on Knekelhuis!!! @teachu2die @Rose_E_Kross https://t.co/ymNRvTbrni
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7/9
2020
as much as i agree with this piece, it’s rather audacious to write an indictment of experimental music without self… https://t.co/CsOzqj1NN6
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7/6
2020
@AndrewRyder779 i'm not sure why i keep expecting an admission of error and some kind of corrective measures to be… https://t.co/dE5cbsBUW3
6/30
2020
@SaheerUmar 65 seems optimistic tbh @SaheerUmar whatever age i've been for the last 3 years?
6/29
2020
@extinctdaemon i don't like the idea of the work and also i don't like the work :shrug: @BigGlitch1 @northworksmusic @pipecock @KirkDegiorgio My biggest issue with Reynolds - and I have very many - is th… https://t.co/FCRepgpAD7Everybody’s favorite raver S*mon R*ynolds on the idea of techno as black music and @KirkDegiorgio taking part in it… https://t.co/EvsVHWfdeW
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6/26
2020
Our latest piece is a conversation between @_Axm3d and @drmathys_ on the bleaching of techno and how appropriation… https://t.co/YTAy4CdChJ
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6/24
2020
@lovefingers @jujujordash @lustwerkmusic very very real @_VTM__ @CubeApril @SaffronOlive i would rather see them take advantage of the digital format by printing 'fixed' v… https://t.co/XTVAT5SDGO @lustwerkmusic i used to think a lot of my anti-branding behaviors, like using scattered pseudonyms, were self-sabo… https://t.co/SXhGlLx8vO
6/23
2020
@saywhatagain truman show prob fits the bill @glorbis don't blame yrself! the 'productivity mindset' is capitalist bullshit, make what you want when you want, d… https://t.co/ssb4QM5PQ6
6/21
2020
school is in session https://t.co/zFUzEFAvQt https://t.co/7aLhcvdSJB
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6/19
2020
@plurletariat @dj_houseplant 🔥
6/18
2020
@jonahweiner "how were you radicalized?" "my funny tweet only got 7 likes" @jonahweiner and *this* is why rage is the best american band @glorbis the most important thing for me when i'm feeling like that is not beat myself up over it. music's always t… https://t.co/ECbocEe32u
6/14
2020
@Brainlord_ hell yeaWhen I say abolish police, I mean abolish capitalism, I also mean destroy the music industry
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6/12
2020
@jonahweiner they def have the best political sensibilities of any band to operate on their scale. also, not that w… https://t.co/gy8csHiIbS @jonahweiner @wizardishungry @Rose_E_Kross @atomly @surprisedonkey that's right! apologies, your claim was even bolder than i'd suggested! @wizardishungry @atomly @Rose_E_Kross @surprisedonkey @jonahweiner sure is. burn berlin burn, and all @atomly @wizardishungry @Rose_E_Kross @surprisedonkey @jonahweiner yeah, but empire's always had the zionist streak @wizardishungry @Rose_E_Kross @atomly @surprisedonkey @jonahweiner also recently declared rage the *best* american… https://t.co/uxH9hOIEmG
6/10
2020
@Rose_E_Kross @atomly @wizardishungry yeah beastie boys as most 90s band occurred to me after milling over the ATR… https://t.co/CpCmYhLqP1
6/9
2020
@JeffHoogland winota was prob worth banning but i'm not looking forward to an uptick of nexus and field. @WhereToNowSound @SHFTD_AVN I'M TRYING, Y'ALL!
6/8
2020
@glorbis Omg
6/5
2020
You are 30+ years old complaining about the validity of a revolution on here cause it doesn't meet your dated text… https://t.co/HcRBV5rvG8
Retweeted by Shawn O'Sullivan @extinctdaemon even worse than curmudgeonly tradmarxists are the anti-woke class-first 'leftists' dismissing a vita… https://t.co/8EFhftRtbHHere's a Google drive with a ton of black revolutionary texts. Enjoy and share: https://t.co/BVo5UrcGpy https://t.co/KSalFpPYpE
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6/4
2020
Please watch and share this video https://t.co/a3Lrv7gSJy
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6/2
2020
Are you a black artist trying to get something up on bandcamp soon? Holler at me and I’ll provide free mastering fo… https://t.co/Dvmjv4vKYQ
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6/1
2020
@AnthonyParasole @GoodWillsmith @boomkatonline literally the only review that i remember of anything i've ever done🤣 @GoodWillsmith @boomkatonline (needless to say, this was one of my proudest moments) @GoodWillsmith @boomkatonline i bring it up often, but boomkat once derisively described a band of mine as looking… https://t.co/hq7BWsp9LK
5/28
2020
@motiv_a @tdel00 ^^^^^^^ 💯
5/25
2020
@MineralDisk @theyurinator 'oh yeah' backwards was something else
5/24
2020
@atomly this guy pays in cryptoexposure https://t.co/a40IBUwvUnmade this just to destroy myself :) https://t.co/dTrSa5kmeN
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5/23
2020
@WarHarmonizer i'm always confused when people do acid and don't instantly become communists (i say this wholly earnestly)
5/22
2020
@maxpearl congrats!!! @billygomberg i think it...partially depends on the attitude of both commodity-maker and consumer here. is this a f… https://t.co/n4Bttu7EgR @drmathys_ absolutely true. @extinctdaemon they ascended to IRL. great person! @drmathys_ for sure, it's so blatant now. the virus illuminates many things we already knew to be true - authoritar… https://t.co/HKALtFiTBM @billygomberg for sure - there's always self-service at the core of charity - and this goes for the consumers on BC… https://t.co/TVEr9An1Y9 @billygomberg bandcamp day seems honest to me (i'm pro-BC in general) but it should be obvious that these kinds of… https://t.co/5XywWwXYTy @mnmlssgs the ol 'privatization of profits, socialization of losses' routine. @bergsonist online we def operate as kind of brand avatars @plurletariat i do think there are real friendships and meaningful relationships within these broad social groupings, of course.
5/19
2020
@jonahweiner i am almost constantly thinking about the time a british outlet said a band of mine looked "like a bun… https://t.co/cMobql89fi @bergsonist i think actual community emerges in the moments that we stop treating ourselves and each other as brandsbut the truth of the industry is that *there is no such thing as community* - we are, in fact, forced to operate as… https://t.co/GD7XMcLClYin earnest: how often is the notion of 'our community' cynically invoked to justify extracting free labor?'underground' dance music as a kind of perverse thatcherism, only the lie sustains it isn't that 'there is no such… https://t.co/ThQNvxGhOE
5/18
2020
No Way Back: Streaming from Beyond lineup is: @bryankasenic, @mikeservito, Derek @Plaslaiko, BMG, @ErisDrew, Erika,… https://t.co/kcCCrldOU6
Retweeted by Shawn O'SullivanGunnar Haslam project is now over: 2012-2019. Found this live set recorded at Tresor in the summer of 2018 - please… https://t.co/JJr5zeLpcr
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5/17
2020
@cspenceryeh @pete_swans @ZOLAJESUS yr 100% right. for the last few years i've half-jokingly said mnml was gonna ma… https://t.co/egxiDUzcWo @cspenceryeh @pete_swans @ZOLAJESUS maybe we need to rethink 'the stream', which implies unidirectionality. is futu… https://t.co/gz7WD7DMPh @cspenceryeh @pete_swans @ZOLAJESUS microprog - in the future, you can only tune into music if you're tuned out
5/16
2020

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