and his wonderful site: http://www.billwurtz.com
Sunday 6. December 2015
Doors: 19:30 / Start time: 20:00
Address: Bürknerstraße 12, 12047 Berlin-Neukölln
Transports: U8 Schönleinstraße
The Crazy Cult of the New World Church of Creepy Crackpots
This edition of BSB is all about religion. And conspiracy theories. Weird ones. Caught on video.
It’s true what they say: god is everywhere. From the heights of Hollywood to the far recesses of the internet, rest assured the old man in the iCloud is sending us preachers of questionable character; failed doomsday predictions; holy hoaxes; and unrighteous rituals from shadowy elites. And yes, most of them are American.
Whether you believe that we are all descended from benevolent alien beings or noble advanced yetis, we can all agree that we love to put on glitter and exploit cheesy outdated video effects. Yes? Join us! For a journey through your future-past lives as is only possible with the latest of consumer electronics technology. A rapture of eternally saving channel-surfing, where the gods are crazy and self-ordained priests offer you spirituality at special prices in a blasphemous mix of parody and reality. Can you tell the difference between a fanatic cult leader who just wants to get into your pants and a nerdy prankster/animator who just wants to get into your pants?
All praises to the Goddess! I mean, she looks just great in that sequined dress…
“The Crazy Cult of the New World Church of Creepy Crackpots” playlist:
Zontar Video – Perverse Preachers, Fascist Fundamentalists and Kristian Kiddie Kooks – 1991
Negativland – Christianity Is Stupid / The Mashin’ of the Christ – 1987/2004
Godstuff – L’Chaim To Life Telethon
Bill Maher & José Luis de Jesús – Religulous – 2008
Marjoe Gortner – Marjoe – 1972
Neal Israel – Tunnel Vision – 1976
TZII – Roaring Pope
People Like Us – Discovering Electronic Music – 1999
Necromancy – 1972
Shaye Saint John – Washroom
Necrophagia – Manson Meditation Tape
Becky Sloan & Joseph Pelling – Don’t Hug Me I’m Scared 3 – 2014
Raëlian Movement – Peaceful Revolution
Unarius Academy of Science – The Arrival
Bill Kates & Alex Aurichio – The Incredible Invisible Visualizer
John Safran – John Safran vs God – 2004
Le Dernier Cri – Les Religions Sauvages – 2004
Matt Anderson – Illumicorp
Emergency Broadcast Network – Nirvana
Breatharian Yogi – Freedom
Raëlian Movement – Elohim Embassy, Embassy for our Creators, the Elohim
Church of the SubGenius – Arise! – 1992
Unarius Academy of Science – Creativity for AVAM
The Carpenters – Calling Occupants of Interplanetary Craft – 1976
Presented by Big Screen Brutals and Spektrum.
It’s my pleasure to present the new music video for Katapulto – “Lies” – from his wonderful new album “Powerflex”. This video also contains some powerful artwork from the ever-inspiring Joe Evans. I must say it was a joy hacking atop the work of such unique artists. Unhashedtag: post-transhuman-psychedelia!
And then there’s this music video… The images are a bizarre mix of outdated 90s raver trash, gratuitous green-screen, and datamosh techniques. The song is reminiscent of many fine Belgium New Beat acid house classics. Recommended.
Music: Andrea Noce
Video: Scott Sinclair
Botborg’s original DVD “Principles of Photosonicneurokinaesthography” (2005) is now available to stream:
DVD download link:
(for some reason this file doesn’t show up on the archive.org file list above)
Alantutorial provides tutorials to do things you don’t know how to do.
Maybe it’s just me, but I find some kind of existentialist poetry in this one…
One of the best anti-3D videos I’ve ever seen:
And the final internet implosion…