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Plundering the Grateful Dead.

World music critic Milo Miles reviews "Grayfolded" by the Canadian avant-gardist John Oswald which is two extended versions of the Grateful Dead song "Dark Star." Using a technique called "plunderphonics" Oswald took recordings from the Dead and manipulated them electronically. (If you can't find the album in your record store, it can be ordered from Swell Productions, 253 College St., #295, Toronto, Canada, M5T 1R5. Phone: 416-531-33330.)


Other segments from the episode on September 20, 1995

Fresh Air with Terry Gross, September 20, 1995: Interview with Philip Glass; Interview with Kevin Pollack; Interview with Jonathan Katz; Review of John Oswald's album "Grayfolded."


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