Honk if you know that this is actually just an overture

Nicolas Cage performing John Cage’s classic 4’33” (1952). Clearly, this was meant to be.

Amalgamating the narratives of contemporary urban folklore, and tapping into the communal psyche of the mobile Internet generation. Cleverly combining ‘Sh*t Artists Say’ with ‘What People Think I Do / What I Really Do’.

You had me at Cardiff. 

Rihm on, Wolfgang!

  • Question: John Cage [with whom you share a birthday] is known as the great experimenter and innovator of avantgarde music. Which label would you most gladly welcome for yourself?
  • Wolfgang Rihm: Château Haut Brion 1961.
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  • — from the ridiculously funny—for being German, at least—60th birthday interview by Der Tagesspiegel (from German, JH)