Wednesday, April 15, 2009

notes on the dreamachine

Fire - the first flicker
Grid - underlying thread
Brain - stimulate hallucinate

Brion Gysin, William Burroughs, Ian Sommerville
The Alpha band wavelength
Experiments with certain capacities of the brain
Anything you can do chemically you can also do without, with only the brain.
Strobotic lights
Harry Smith - early light shows
To affect the brain by other means than chemically. Experiments.

Click below to see other things I've found when looking around the internet for Dreamachine things.

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Here is a really good website about the Dreamachine.
Here is a website for the film FLicKer about Brion Gysin and the Dreamachine.
Here is an article about the film.

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